Heights Plastic Surgery
Studio Essex Medical Spa
Lasers & Light
Medical Weight Loss
Meet Dr Downey
Meet Dr Bullocks
Before & After
The Consultation Process
Dr. Bullocks is a Board Certified plastic surgeon and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He now joins Dr. Downey as the co-creator of Heights Plastic Surgery and Studio Essex Medical Spa. He creates inspiring changes in the lives of his patients to help them feel good about themselves and elevate confidence.
Dr. Downey is among the most trusted board-certified plastic surgeons in Houston, Texas. Her years of unparalleled experience, combined with an artful understanding of the human body, has enabled her to craft life-changing and beautiful results to countless patients around the world.
Meet the Staff at Houston Plastic Surgery
Dr. Cara Downey and Dr. Jamal Bullocks as well as their talented staff are committed to providing you with customized treatment plans aimed at improving your quality of life. We strive for the highest level of satisfaction by providing education and options. We hope that our clients truly feel our commitment to safety, quality, compassion and respect. Here at Heights Plastic Surgery, you are treated like family.
Our Practice Manager, Carla Bandini, has been with the practice since its inception. She has incredible organizational skills and attention to detail. She is instrumental in assuring that the business runs smoothly and that patients are properly educated and prepared for their care. Carla is also a certified billing specialist and takes care of all our communication to and from insurance companies.
Cynthia is the manager of our AAAASF certified operating room facility – Upper Heights Surgery Center. Her credentials are elaborately immersed in a variety of modalities of the perioperative setting.
Cynthia brings greater than 20 years of experience in the operating room. She has designed and orchestrated the ultimate operative theater and recovery suites to complement the luxury atmosphere for aesthetic surgery. Upper Heights Surgery Center is compliant with and regulated by the standard of the most stringent surgery center regulatory agency – AAAASF.
Drilona completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Lewis University in Romeoville, IL. Her strong passion for the aesthetic industry is what brought her to obtain her certification in cosmetic injectables. Through extensive trainings from top plastic surgeons and injectors across the country, Drilona ensures her patients are receiving the utmost safe and innovative aesthetic treatments. She is known for her attention to detail and natural-looking results. As a patient of Drilona’s, one can expect a thorough consultation focused on patient driven goals and concerns, followed by high quality outcomes.
Laura Macko is our Nurse Injector. Laura graduated with her BSN, and is a board certified aesthetic nurse specialist that has been in the aesthetic industry for almost 8 years. Laura is one of the few nurses in the area to have her CANS certification, which requires extensive training, education, and years of experience to obtain. Follow Laura on Instagram to see more of her craft!
Jordan is our patient care coordinator. She received her Bachelor’s of Science from Sam Houston State University and has greater than 5 years of experience in the medical and marketing industries. She brings a background in luxury customer care and client engagement to the practice. These attributes compliment her ability to provide an enduring and authentic experience for our guests as they are navigated through their personalized journey.
Franshezca is our social media and marketing coordinator. She graduated with honors and received her Bachelor’s of Science in Communications from the University of Houston. She brings over four years of customer service in the beauty industry and experience in social media analytics. Her attention to detail and dedication make her a perfect fit here at Heights Plastic Surgery. Make sure to follow all of our social media accounts to see more of what Franshezca has to offer!
Taylor is our front desk coordinator. She recently completed her Bachelor’s of Science in Health Science from the University of Texas at Tyler. She brings over three years in excellent customer service skills to the practice. Taylor’s intrapersonal and organizational skills are qualities that she takes great pride in. She is a great asset to the team.
Julie received her Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing at the University of Texas at Arlington. She has over six years of nursing experience in various fields such as oncology, surgical services, and the float pool. Julie is very thankful to transition into plastic surgery and is embracing her role as Perioperative Nurse.
Brittany received her Associate’s degree in Biology from San Jacinto College along with a degree in Surgical Technology. She is a licensed Medical Assistant and Certified Phlebotomy Technician. Brittany has over 10 years of experience in surgery including labor and delivery and neurosurgery.
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