Mary has been a practicing Registered Nurse since obtaining her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing in 1989. Her past specialties include Pediatric Medical/Surgical nursing and Pediatric Oncology in a hospital setting. In 2008, Mary decided to further expand her clinical skills and feed her artistic/creative side by venturing into the aesthetic field. Her desire to enhance and educate patients about aging facial anatomy and aesthetic enhancement had now become a passionate reality.
Mary prides herself on her ability to carry over her warm, nurturing bedside manner to help calm and comfort her aesthetic patients. Her patients appreciate that she takes the time to sit down and fully educate them before starting any procedure. With her artistic eye and attention to detail, Mary strives to give her patients the best possible plan to achieve their cosmetic goals. She continues to advance her skills by attending seminars and educational events surrounding the latest techniques in cosmetic injections, laser procedures, body contouring, and skin care.
Fillers & Injectables
Find the one that's right for you!
At Merrick Plastic and Hand Surgery, you'll only find the best quality fillers and injectables for your cosmetic needs. We offer a selection of products that can be used to treat mild to severe lines, wrinkles and folds in areas from the forehead down to the mouth and chin. We also take your safety and comfort very seriously; we take pride in the fact that the products we carry are administered by Dr. Merrick himself - a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon and Mary Rosen, RN, Aesthetic Nurse Specialist.
BOTOX - Botox is injected into the facial muscles to improve the look of moderate to severe frown lines between the eyebrows, on the forehead and around the eyes. Patients will see maximum results within 7-30 days with results typically lasting for four months or more.
XEOMIN - An injectable for intramuscular use, XEOMIN is used to improve the appearance of moderate to severe frown lines between the eyebrows, on the forehead and around the eyes. Patients will typically see maximum results within 7-30 days after injection. Results typically last about three months or more.
BELOTERO BALANCE - Once injected into your skin, BELOTERO BALANCE dermal filler instantly plumps the skin and smoothes the lines or wrinkles on your face. It treats moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds, around the nose, mouth and chin such as smile lines, vertical lip lines and chin wrinkles. Patient results typically last for six months or more.
Restylane - Restylane is an injectable filler that instantly fills moderate to severe wrinkles and folds around the mouth such as laugh lines, vertical lip lines and marionette lines. Patient results typically last from 4.5-9 months.
Juvederm XC - Juvederm is an injectable filler used to correct moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds such as nasolobial folds, vertical lip lines and chin wrinkles. Patients will see immediate results that typically last up to a year or more with only one treatment.
RADIESSE VOLUMIZING FILLER - RADIESSE is the only filler to both immediately replenish lost volume and stimulate the production of your own, natural collagen. Target areas for this injectable filler include lines around the mouth and chin such as smile lines, the corners of the mouth and chin wrinkles. It's also clinically proven to last a year or more in many patients.