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AboutArtesia Plastic Surgery

At Artesia Plastic Surgery, we strive to help patients alter their body in the way they want. There is no reason that people need to continue disliking their appearance. We can help to alter specific aspects of the patient’s body with professional surgical options. Plastic surgery allows us to help effectively change one’s appearance. We will customize each procedure to the patient’s needs after reviewing various factors such as medical history, current condition, allergies and more.

We can help you to draw out your inner beauty to help boost confidence in your body. The first step is to contact us and schedule a consultation. During the consultation, we can review your options and find the most effective solution for your desired results.

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Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Raymond O. Schultz

Raymond O. Schultz, MD FACS is a graduate of the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA. He received his MD from Albany Medical College. Dr Schultz received his prerequisite general surgery training at Rochester’s Strong Memorial Hospital and at the State University of New York at Buffalo, where he received the Rutecki Award for Outstanding Knowledge of Surgical Anatomy. He completed his Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Residency and also a fellowship in Hand Surgery at the University of Virginia at Charlottesville, VA. He served as Chief resident and was honored for exemplary education of medical students. Dr. Schultz is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the State University of New York at Buffalo and is actively involved in teaching and research. He has been honored for outstanding contributions to resident education. He has been the Chief of the Division of Plastic Surgery at the Kaleida Health System. He has served as the President of the Buffalo Plastic Surgery Society. Dr. Schultz is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and has been certified by the American Board of Surgery. He is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and is a fellow of the American College of Surgery. He has been consistently recognized by Castle and Connelly as a Top Doc and among the Top Plastic Surgeons in the US.

Dr. Schultz is a national expert in breast surgery. He also has an interest in complex hand problems. He is pioneering the use of minimally invasive plastic surgery in Buffalo.

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Tracee Heaton

Nurse Practitioner

Tracee Heaton ANP-BC RNFA is our nurse practitioner. She is a graduate of The State University of New York at Buffalo and Trocaire College. Having served as a first assistant in the operating room, she is highly skilled in performing minor skin procedures. With over 16 years of experience, she is very competent in assessing patient problems and developing appropriate care plans.

Meet Our Team

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Nicole White

Nicole White is our surgical technologist/receptionist. She will help prepare you for in office procedures and is and expert in our non-invasive care procedures such as Fractora and Forma.

Samantha Becker

Samantha Becker is our medical assistant. She is highly knowledgeable with the procedure we offer and is always available for help in answering your questions.

Theresa Burton

Theresa Burton is our office manager. With almost 20 years of experience with patient management, she will be happy to guide you through the process from your first appointment to post-operative recovery.