The Faces of Annapolis 2022

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The Face of

P L A S T I C S U R G E RY EMILY CLA RKE-PEARSON, MD

For plastic surgeon Dr. Emily Clarke-Pearson, ensuring every patient who walks in her office door is given a positive and personalized experience is top priority.

translates to the way you feel…it is all a part of presenting yourself to the world,” she says. “I want to make this a happy place where people feel safe, celebrated, and fun.”

Trained as an artist and sculptor and educated at Brown University, Harvard, and Johns Hopkins University, she has a brain with a left side and right side that work at full speed. When visiting her Fells Point boutique office, one steps into a professional yet welcoming atmosphere. Patients are greeted with comfortable seating, sunlight, and exposed brick. Her own art and that of other artists appears throughout.

Thanks to Dr. Clarke-Pearson’s holistic approach, a patient is likely to emerge from her office refreshed and empowered and with something rare—an enduring trust-based relationship.

The space embodies, in many ways, Dr. Clarke-Pearson’s core philosophy: to build a personal connection with each patient and make one feel comfortable discussing any issue, whether breast augmentation, facelift, injectables, or skincare. She works to dispel stigmas associated with plastic surgery, especially in the age of social media and reality TV. Instead, Dr. Clarke-Pearson believes plastic surgery is an act of self-care. “If you are not happy with the way you look and that 36

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