The PVPS mission is to provide our patients with the latest and best cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery treatments available and to treat our patients with the respect, compassion, and the level of safety we would expect for our family members.
As an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner, she shares a holistic philosophy with her patients in order to help them achieve an inner sense of well-being, confidence, and self-esteem which are the overall goals of the cosmetic health industry. The relationships that she develops with her patients remain my primary motivation for working as a nurse practitioner, particularly in the cosmetic industry. She believes that our self-worth and self-esteem play such an important role in our how we proceed and succeed in our lives. As a cosmetic nurse practitioner she is able to help others enhance and improve how they feel about themselves in order to become more confident and to live a happier and more fulfilled life. She is honored to be a member of the Ponte Vedra Plastic Surgery team and to help others achieve their highest potential. Claudette is an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) and Board Certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-BC). Through the University of North Florida, she earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing as well as her Master of Science in Nursing for Primary Care Nurse Practitioner. She is also Ponte Vedra Plastic Surgery's Laser Safety Specialist. In order to stay abreast of the latest technology, She is a member of the American Nurses Association, Florida Nurses Association, and Northeast Florida Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners. She is also a member of the elite group of Certified Aesthetic Nurse Specialists.
As founder of Ponte Vedra Plastic Surgery, Dr. C. Cayce Rumsey III is a board-certified Northeast Florida plastic surgeon who knows what it takes to achieve superior results. Offering a variety of cosmetic surgery procedures for the face, body and breast, Dr. Rumsey works closely with patients in order to fulfill their aesthetic goals. As the first full-time plastic surgeon in the Beaches’ area, Dr. Rumsey has been providing high-quality care, cutting-edge technology and extensive expertise for years. Dr. Rumsey has seen his practice grow from a staff of 3 to a plastic surgery powerhouse.
A Tuscaloosa, Alabama native, Dr. Rumsey entered private practice in 1993 and the following year, he founded Ponte Vedra. Since its inception, it has grown to include the very best doctors and staff around. With a philosophy of treating patients with the same respect as he treats his own family, Dr. Rumsey has transformed immeasurable lives throughout his career. When not touching lives in the office, Dr. Rumsey loves spending time with his wife and 3 children at their Ponte Vedra residence.
A Parkersburg, West VA native, Dr. Robert W. Burk III, is a Northeast Florida board-certified plastic surgeon who offers various cosmetic and reconstructive surgery procedures. With true intellectual curiosity, Dr. Burk has traveled around the country and the globe to numerous conferences to increase his knowledge and add to his repertoire. Dr. Burk believes in staying up-to-date on the latest medical breakthroughs so he can deliver stunning results with the safest, most advanced surgical techniques available to his patients.
Above all, Dr. Burk is focused on his patients’ well-being and satisfaction by helping them attain the results they desire and deserve with his skilled hands, keen eye, and sharp mind.
A board-certified plastic surgeon in Northeast Florida, Dr. Paul Scioscia is passionate about providing superior cosmetic and reconstructive surgery procedures. His overreaching goal has always been to provide his patients with the highest-quality results possible. Treating his patients as if they were his own family, Dr. Scioscia has been consistently recognized and awarded throughout his illustrious career. With a true love for plastic surgery, Dr. Scioscia enjoys helping others enhance and transform themselves not only for aesthetic purposes, but following cancer, trauma or disease as well.
While Dr. Scioscia lived in Jacksonville for a number of years, he now resides in Ponte Vedra Beach. A loving father to his 4 wonderful children, Dr. Scioscia enjoys spending quality time with them, in addition to fitting in a round of golf whenever he can.
Dr. Brett Snyder is a talented Northeast Florida board-certified plastic surgeon who offers cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, along with nonsurgical procedures. This Jacksonville native uses his skill to treat plastic surgery as an art to not only transform his patients’ physical appearance but to boost their confidence as well. As a highly sought-after plastic surgeon, Dr. Snyder understands the importance of providing his patients with customizable and compassionate care. Dr. Snyder continually strives to provide the safest procedures with the most outstanding results possible.
Before arriving at Ponte Vedra Plastic Surgery, Dr. Snyder had his own thriving cosmetic and reconstructive surgery practice. A true family man, Dr. Snyder loves spending quality time with his lovely wife and 3 terrific children. As a huge exercise and fitness buff, Dr. Snyder encourages his family to participate in local running events. Dr. Snyder also enjoys training for and competing in cycling races and triathlons.
With a passion for providing quality treatment, Northeast Florida board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Hollie Hickman, performs cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Hickman not only provides stellar results for her patients, but she takes an educational approach where she wants them to be informed as much as possible. She takes a holistic approach where she not only focuses on the patient’s physical transformation but emotional and social as well. Dr. Hickman has dedicated herself to providing the best care for her patients through her high standards and meticulous attention to detail.
When not in the office, Dr. Hickman has her hands full as a mother of 4 wonderful children and a loving wife to her husband, Neil. The supermom’s hobbies include playing dress up, having after-dinner dance-offs and playing cars with her son. Dr. Hickman is usually noticeable with a basket full of kiddos at the local Target on any given week. Despite her hectic schedule, Dr. Hickman and her husband try to schedule date nights and spend time with their wonderful family and friends as much as possible.
Talented and gifted, Dr. Erez Sternberg is a double board-certified Northeast Florida plastic surgeon who offers cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. Although Dr. Sternberg didn’t start in plastic surgery, he has such a profound appreciation for how it can transform lives and how it’s not purely about vanity. Dr. Sternberg loves being able to help his patients “feel great about themselves, recapture their youth and reinvigorate their lives.” This is why he continues to study, learn and grow his knowledge base in order to provide his patients with the latest and greatest procedures available.
Originally hailing from Atlanta, GA, Dr. Sternberg now calls Ponte Vedra Beach home with his board-certified OB/GYN wife, Dr. Rebekah Richmond, and his 2 sons, Rex and Leo. Dr. Sternberg is often outdoors playing with his boys or hitting the slopes as an avid skier. Out and about, Dr. Sternberg and his wife enjoy great local restaurants, traveling around the country, especially to NYC for great food, Broadway shows and shopping. More than anything, Dr. Sternberg loves providing his patients with exemplary care and surgical excellence.
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