See What Dr. Christine Fisher & Dr. Silvia Kurtovic are Saying in Austin, TX
As Austin's premier cosmetic and reconstructive breast surgeons, Dr. Fisher & Dr. Kurtovic are often featured in the media for their expertise on a range of plastic surgery and non-surgical skin care topics. These include cosmetic surgery of the breast and body and the full spectrum of breast reconstruction options for breast cancer patients, as well as non-invasive options for aesthetic skincare such as injectables, laser resurfacing treatments, medical-grade chemical peels and skincare products to take care of your skin at home. Austin Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery offers evidence-based professional opinions from a woman's perspective.
The Breast Cancer Resource Center Blog: Featuring Patient Care Coordinator Claire's Story
If you're a breast reconstruction patient of our practice, then you've met our patient care coordinator, Claire. She's a seven-year breast cancer survivor with personal experience with DIEP flap breast reconstruction who's been helping our reconstructive patients navigate surgery with us for nearly five years. She's also an active volunteer with the Breast Cancer Resource Center. BCRC chose to highlight her story in this blog post.
Dr. Fisher Highlighted in Tarrytown Living for Volunteer Work
Tarrytown Living chose to highlight Dr. Fisher's volunteerism, sponsorships, and charity work in the Austin cancer community in its October 2019 edition. In this Q&A piece, Dr. Fisher discusses her inspiration and motivation for volunteer work.
The Breast Cancer Resource Center Blog: Preparing for Breast Reconstruction Surgery
The Breast Cancer Resource Center asked Dr. Fisher to share her advice with patients planning breast reconstruction surgery. This blog is intended to help patients prepare their bodies -- and minds -- for surgery.
Women's Health Award
The Medspa at Austin Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery received diVa's Center of Excellence Ruby Award in February 2019 in recognition of our ongoing achievements in the advancement of women's health. Our medspa offers revolutionary vaginal rejuvenation laser technology in the form of diVa®, as well as a platelet-rich plasma procedure called The Blush Treatment™ for women's sexual health.
Office Featured on Healthcare Snapshots
After our brand new office opened in February 2018, it was featured on Healthcare Snapshots, a leading online resource for the global healthcare design community that highlights innovative medical spaces. This profile features photos of our practice along with descriptions of the decisions behind Dr. Fisher's design choices.
Austin Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
- Known for natural-looking aesthetic results in breast reconstruction and cosmetic surgery.
- Elected by peers for inclusion in Texas Monthly's Texas Super Doctors®: Rising Stars listing.
- Reconstructed over 3,000 patients, including more than 1,500 DIEP flap reconstructions.
- 4.9-star average rating over hundreds of reviews for cosmetic surgery.
Cancer Rehab Austin Lecture
Dr. Christine Fisher was selected by Cancer Rehab Austin to present her talk "The Breast Cancer Journey: Surgical Treatment, Reconstruction and Recovery" at a special event for breast cancer and lymphedema patients. She spoke about the breast reconstruction process and surgical options for lymphedema. Keep up with Dr. Fisher's lecture schedule on our Facebook page.
ART BRA® AUSTIN BENEFITTING THE BREAST CANCER RESOURCE CENTER
Dr. Fisher has been a proud annual sponsor of Art Bra® Austin since 2014. This charity runway show features art bras modeled by clients of the Breast Cancer Resource Center and which are auctioned off in a fundraiser. The event raises one-third of the organization's annual budget.
REALSELF TOP CONTRIBUTOR
Dr. Fisher recognizes the importance of patient education and science-based decision-making and care. She is a Top Contributor on RealSelf, answering questions weekly for the site's "Ask a Doctor" feature, which draws patients from across the country seeking answers on cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery procedures, as well as non-surgical skincare solutions.