Meet Our Staff

A Caring and Compassionate Staff

At Eskra Plastic Surgery, we’ve made it a priority to assemble a top-tier team for our plastic surgery practice. By choosing not only the best medical professionals but also an outstanding support staff, our patients know that they’re receiving the best possible care in every aspect of their experience.  We look forward to getting to know you personally and answering any questions you may have during your visit.


Emily Jackson-Rouse, RN Surgical

Emily works as our Registered Surgical Nurse for Eskra Plastic Surgery. She brings over ten years of medical and surgical experience to our staff. She is a member of the International Society of Plastic and Aesthetic Nurses. She is certified in CoolSculpting, Laser Hair Removal, Dermal Fillers, Dysport and Botox. You will see her both in your clinic visits and in the operating room with Dr. Eskra. She is with you every step of the way from scheduling your procedure to post-operative care. Emily also assists with our marketing campaigns and community events along with her nursing role.

Emily attended Sampson Community College and obtained her Associate Degree in Nursing. She has eleven years of nursing experience and has been with our practice for six years. She strives to make your patient experience great from your first visit. Making patients feel better about themselves is her main goal.


Hope Taylor, Physician Office Assistant/Certified Medical Assistant

Hope has been employed with  Eskra Plastic Surgery since March 2017 as a Physician Office Assistant and Medical Assistant.  She assists Dr. Eskra with various procedures as well as assisting with scheduling appointments.

Hope graduated from Wayne Community College in 2006 with an associate degree in medical assisting.  She is a Certified Medical Assistant with 11 years of experience.  Hope has worked in various specialties including Pediatrics, Cardiology, Rheumatology, and Family Practice. She has a certificate in Medical Insurance Billing and Coding, as well as notary public.


Teressa H. McLawhorn, Physician Office Assistant

Teressa has been employed with Eskra Plastic Surgery approximately 4 years as a Physician Office Assistant.  She performs a variety of tasks including scheduling patients, obtaining insurance authorizations, maintaining patient records and monthly ledgers.

Teressa has 23 years of medical office experience including billing, coding and finance.  She graduated in 1988 from Lenoir Community College with a degree in Business. She has served as an office manager in a Home Health Care facility and worked in various medical specialist offices.

Teressa is also continuing her education at Wayne Community College to expedite acquiring her Health Care Management degree from the University of Mount Olive.

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