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Mary Ella Carter, MD FACS, LLC

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery


Emily H.

Emily graduated from the University of Maryland with a B.S. in Neurobiology and Physiology in 2015. She has three years of experience working in one of Maryland’s highest volume Emergency Departments. She is excited to learn from Dr. Carter while applying to Physician Assistant school this year. In her free time, Emily likes to go boating, play tennis, and read mystery novels.



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Violeta graduated from American University in 2016 with dual degrees in Mathematics and Biology. Violeta has numerous years of experience working in General Practice, however she joined Dr. Carter’s practice to pursue her love of surgery. She recently spent a few months traveling around Europe, and is planning on applying to medical school. Violeta enjoys reading and spending time with her family and French Bulldog.



Swathi graduated from American University in 2014 with a B.S. in Psychology and a B.A. in Justice and Law in 2014. She studied post-graduate sciences at the University of New England in Maine, and has plans to apply to medical school. Outside of the office Swathi is an avid traveller, and enjoys spending time with family, friends, and her pets.





Caitlin graduated from the University of Maryland, College Park with a B.S. in Kinesiology in 2016. She volunteered at the University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore City for the past three years and is planning to attend Nursing School in order to pursue a career as a Nurse Practitioner. She is both grateful and thrilled to have the opportunity to learn from Dr. Carter and looks forward to continuing her education in healthcare. In her free time, Caitlin takes classes to fulfill the prerequisite requirements for the nursing programs she will be applying to. However, when not at work, Caitlin’s favorite thing to do is spending quality time with her Golden Retriever puppy, Samson.





Katie attended the George Washington University where she earned a B.S. in Chemistry and B.A. in Political Science in 2017. While at GW, she served as the Supervisor for Training for the student-run, volunteer ambulance service. Katie also interned with the White House in the Executive Office of the President under the Obama Administration, and received the Luther Rice Undergraduate Research Fellowship for her work in Microbiology with the GW School of Medicine. Outside of DC, her travels have taken her to Peru, where she worked with local hospitals to provide primary and obstetric care services to locals. Katie looks forward to using what she learns from Dr. Carter to empower her future career in healthcare. In her free time, Katie is an avid reader and adventurous hiker.


Jamie graduated from the University of Virginia in 2014 with a B.A. in psychology. She then worked as an ER technician in the UVA Health System and volunteered as an EMT for Western Albemarle Rescue Squad. She received her M.S. in physiology from Georgetown University in July of this year and is currently applying to medical school. She also volunteers at the Arlington Free Clinic and teaches Kaplan MCAT courses. In her free time, Jamie enjoys spending time with family and friends and hiking with her dog, Tye.