Dr. Wright and Dr. Spellman lead the team at Wright Spellman Plastic Surgery. We are a team of committed, experienced professionals striving to provide our patients with a safe, positive, and professional experience to achieve the cosmetic results their patients expect and deserve.
HARRY V. WRIGHT, MD
Double Board Certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and by the American Board of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery
Dr. Harry Wright is a double Board-certified, Fellowship-trained Facial Plastic Surgeon who has dedicated his career to aesthetic and reconstructive surgery of the face, head and neck. He earned his Medical Degree from the Medical College of Virginia where he was awarded a four-year full-tuition scholarship. His advanced training includes residency at the prestigious Vanderbilt University Medical Center (ranked a top 6 Head & Neck Surgery program by U.S. News and World Report) where he served as Chief Resident. Dr. Wright was then selected for a competitive Fellowship in Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery with the American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS).
Dr. Wright distinguishes himself with the highest pedigree a surgeon can attain to practice aesthetic surgery of the face, head and neck. His expertise includes rhinoplasty, revision rhinoplasty, laser skin rejuvenation, and otoplasty. He has published in dozens of textbooks and peer-reviewed journals.
ANDREA SPELLMAN, DO
Board-Certified, American Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery in Otolaryngology & Facial Plastic Surgery.
Member, American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Fellowship-trained in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Dr. Andrea Spellman is from Western New York also known as “Grape Country”. Her grandfather grows and harvests grapes for Welch’s, the popular juice and jelly company and her aunt and uncle own a winery in the area. You can find many local wineries and wine tours in this very rural and quaint region located on Lake Erie.
Dr. Spellman graduated from the State University of New York at Fredonia with Magna Cum Laude honors. She then went on to complete a Master of Medical Science program at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Erie, PA where she also earned her medical degree. She graduated in the top 10% of her class and was part of Sigma Sigma Phi, which is an honorary osteopathic service fraternity. This society not only requires its members to excel inside the classroom, but also emphasizes service to the community.
Dr. Spellman completed her 5-year residency in Head and Neck Surgery at Michigan Statewide Campus System at Beaumont Hospital, where she also served as Chief Resident for one year. Dr. Spellman was then selected to complete a highly-competitive Fellowship in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery with The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS), the utmost respected training body for cosmetic and reconstructive surgeons of the face, head and neck.
Dr. Spellman is Board-Certified in Otolaryngology and Facial Plastic Surgery by the American Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and is a Fellow trained through the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
With nearly a decade of experience, Dr. Spellman is a specialist that focuses on Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Her expertise includes but is not limited to; facial reconstructive surgery, facial rejuvenation (Facelift, Blepharoplasty, Laser Surgery, Browlift, etc), and other Comprehensive treatments of the aging face, and Rhinoplasty.
In her spare time, Dr. Spellman enjoys venturing out to local businesses, parks and events with her husband and two small children.
- American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS)
- American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
- American Osteopathic Colleges of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery
- Manatee County Medical Society
Desirée started practicing as a medical aesthetician at Wright Spellman Plastic Surgery in 2005. With over 15 years of experience in aesthetic skin care and advanced training and certification in multiple other areas of facial aesthetics and skin rejuvenation, Desirée is able to offer the full range of rejuvenation and aesthetic skin care services. She specialized in customized skin care treatments that are tailored to each client’s skin type and their specific treatment goals and lifestyles.
In partnership with Drs. Spellman and Wright, Desirée is able to prescribe rejuvenation therapies and skin care regimens that noticeably improve aged, sun damaged and acne-prone skin types, rosacea, birthmarks and hemangiomas as well as hair reduction. She has a large and loyal following that speaks to level of trust she instills in her clients. Her extensive academic background includes postgraduate training at the International Dermal Institute, as well as specialized training in micropigmentation. Desirée is a member of the Conventional & Cosmetic Tattoo Association and also a member of the National Society of Paramedical Esthetic Professionals. In her leisure Desirée enjoys yoga, surfing and walking on the beach.
Jamie Davis, L.E.
Certified Face Reality Acne Specialist
PhiBrows Microblading Certification
Jamie is part of the exceptional team working with Robert P. Hillstrom MD, FACS, Harry V. Wright, MD & Andrea Spellman, DO
- Acne, Acne Rosacea, and Fungal Folliculitis
- Chemical Peels
- Microblading using the PhiBrows Technique
- LED Light Therapies
Jamie is a Florida Licensed Aesthetician and a professionally represented commercial model. She has been in the beauty and fitness industry for over 10 years.
She specializes in treating Acne of all types including Acne Rosacea and Fungal Folliculitis using the Face Reality Program. She once too also suffered from severe inflamed cystic acne which makes her passionate about helping others achieve newfound confidence by transforming their skin and believes whole-heartedly in the Face Reality Program. It has helped her treat her acne from within, keeping her clear for the last 5 years.
Jamie also loves enhancing others’ natural beauty. She was trained in the PhiBrows technique for natural looking Microbladed brows and was trained in Dermaplaning by one of the first aestheticians to ever use the Dermaplaning technique. Her favorite treatment is Micro-needling with PRF to create natural healthier and younger looking skin, and she loves maintaining clean, healthy skin with Hydrafacials. In her spare time, Jamie loves spending time with her husband, son, stepson, two dogs, and cat. Her and her husband are also restaurant owners and love to cook. She enjoys weightlifting and helping others to become healthier versions of themselves.
COO, Practice Administrator
Ellie is the leader of our team and an important resource for all patients. She is a native of Puerto Rico and Saint Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands and has spent most of her life in Sarasota. Since receiving her degree in Business Administration, Ellie has extensive knowledge in the medical and dental field as a Director of Operations, Practice administrator and consultant for over 30 years. She came aboard, originally named Hillstrom Facial Plastic Surgery, now known as Wright Spellman Plastic Surgery, in 2006. Hailing from the Caribbean, Ellie speaks English as well as her native Spanish and Italian. This helps to extend our hospitality to an international patient base. As the Chief Operating Officer and Practice Administrator, she leads a highly-skilled and caring team, overseeing our day-to-day operations, personnel, physicians, marketing, sales and technology, compliance, and all business aspects of the practice.
Ellie’s extensive experience in the medical field, knowledge of technology and customer service make her an indispensable member of the team and an important resource for patients. She is a member of the Organization of Facial Plastic Surgery Assistants (OFPSA), Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and National Notary Association (NNA). You will find her to be most helpful with any questions or concerns you may have regarding our practice. Her hobbies and interests include spending time with her family traveling, boating, swimming, and loving on her grandson Brooks.