Mary Shaver, RN, BSN, CANS
Aesthetic Nurse Specialist
Mary Shaver is a well known and respected provider in the aesthetic field with over 18 years of experience and brings a wealth of knowledge in facial anatomy and cosmetic injections. She is a Certified Advanced Injector of Dermal Fillers (The Juvéderm® collection including Voluma®, Vollure™, Volbella®, Ultra and Ultra Plus XC. The Galderma family of products including, Sculptra®, Restylane®, Restylane® Lyft, Restylane® Silk, Restylane® Refyne, and Restylane® Defyne. The MERZ collection of RADIESSE®, RADIESSE® (+), and BELOTERO BALANCE®) and Neurotoxins (Botox®, Dysport®, and Xeomin®). Dually licensed as a Medical Aesthetician, Mary loves to combine her extensive knowledge with experience and artistry to help patients look and feel their best. She provides a comprehensive, individualized approach with advanced injectables, and result-oriented skin care treatments to achieve beautiful, natural results.
Mary has a real passion for education and dedication to remaining up to date on the latest procedures, treatments, and injectables. She frequently provides hands-on training for other practitioners motivated to offer their patients the best and most artistic design to their facial enhancing.
A member of the International Society of Plastic and Aesthetic Nurses (CANS Certified) and the Society of Plastic Surgical Skin Care Specialists, Mary graduated with distinction from Winston Salem State University earning a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing. Currently, Mary is pursuing a graduate degree as a Nurse Practitioner. During her free time Mary loves to travel internationally and spend quality time with the two men in her life, her fiancé JJ, and her toy fox terrier Valentino.
Patient Care Coordinator
Cindy Herndon is the Patient Care Coordinator for Zenn Plastic Surgery. What patients love most about Cindy is her enthusiasm and infectious smile that is evident even over the phone. She has the unusual background of training in the field of aesthetics at the Atlantic Beauty College, nursing at the Watts School of Nursing and customer service experience in the medical field. All three experiences come together at ZPS to give our patients an unmatched customer experience.
“I love helping our patients through their personal transformation journey, from the initial phone call through their very last post-operative visit. Nothing compares to the feeling of knowing that you’ve helped make a positive difference in a person’s life. Dr. Zenn has amazing talent and his attention to even the smallest detail make for a beautiful result. The team he has created at Zenn Plastic Surgery shares his high standards for excellence. We all work together to make our patients’ experience the very best possible.” – Cindy
Brittney joins ZPS as a graduate of The Aveda Institute, Chapel Hill with a license in esthetics. She is passionate about the skin care and the beauty industry – both holistic and medical. In “the biz” for the last five years, Brittney loves helping women and men realize the best version of themselves.
Originally from a small town in upstate New York, Brittney lived on Long Island (NY), where she worked for a well-known plastic surgeon (a friend of Dr. Zenn’s!) Brittney has recently relocated to Raleigh and is thrilled to join the ZPS team.
In her spare time Brittney enjoys hiking, walking, and running. She played soccer for 20+ years and just loves to be outside! She also enjoys painting and drawing, and exploring Raleigh with her boyfriend, Dustin.
Lissa Petersen, RN
Plastic Surgery Nurse
Lissa joins Zenn Plastic Surgery after a 25-year nursing career at Duke in the OB/GYN Mother and Delivery unit. She loves all aspects of nursing and has always been interested in of plastic surgery – and we are so happy she is part of the ZPS family.
Born and raised in Durham, Lissa raised her family in Cary. With her three children grown and out of the house, Lissa found herself searching for the next chapter of her career. Her mother, a plastic surgery OR nurse at Duke for 50 years knows Dr. Zenn well and had always told Lissa “he’s the best.” So she picked up the phone and gave Dr. Zenn a call and now Lissa is part of our team!
A strong advocate for self-improvement whether it be through botox and fillers or plastic surgery, Lissa will be there through your entire journey. From your initial consultation to post-surgical care, Lissa is always available to answer questions or just listen to your thoughts and concerns. She is a wonderful addition to Zenn Plastic Surgery.