Who We Are

At Lawrence Plastic Surgery, we strive to combine technical excellence in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery with a friendly, comfortable atmosphere. We are committed to making our patients feel they are valuable to us, and we appreciate the fact they have chosen us for their medical care. While we are a busy practice, we believe that the quality of our work is more important than the quantity.

Our Experience

Experience makes a difference, especially when it comes to your medical care. Our medical care team uses all their knowledge and skills learned over the years to care for each and every patient.

Dr. Thellman: 8 years of surgical residency before 20 years of plastic surgery practice.

Karen Harman-McGowan, RN, CPSN: 25 years of nursing experience, 17 years as plastic surgery nurse at LPS.

Cheryl Alley, Nationally Registered Certified Medical Assistant: 10 years of experience with LPS

Cheri Thompson, CRNA: 35 years of nursing experience, 8 years as aesthetician at LPS

Patty Rymer: 25 years as aesthetician, 10 years at LPS

Your Experience

The moment you walk in our door, you’ll know you’re in the right place. Our comfortable reception area and friendly staff will care for you quickly and efficiently. The medical team will take the time to understand your concerns, evaluate the problem, and suggest treatment options that are right for you. Many procedures can be performed right in our office or the adjacent Lawrence Surgery Center. We’ll take the time to answer your questions and do whatever we can to make your experience a great one from start to finish. We want you to come back.