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Alexandra Schmidek, MD
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
 
4.9 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Areas of Expertise
Plastic and reconstructive surgery; melanoma treatment; Mohs reconstruction; skin cancer treatment and reconstruction; abdominoplasty; breast reconstruction; complex hernia repair; breast reduction; correction of gynecomastia
Special Interests

Melanoma treatment, Mohs reconstruction, skin cancer treatment and reconstruction, abdominoplasty (tummy tuck), breast reconstruction, complex hernia repair and component separation

Personal Information
Outside of her medical practice, Dr. Schmidek enjoys reading, equestrian sports and outdoor activities.
Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Cosmetic Services, Transgender Health
Board Certifications
American Board of Plastic Surgery
Education and Professional Achievements
Education
Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, N.H., 2000
Internship
General Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 2001
Residency
Harvard Plastic Surgery Training Program, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, 2006
Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
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Likelihood of recommending this provider
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider showed concern
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider explained things clearly
 
5.0 out of 5 stars
Provider included you in decisions
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - March 2020
Took so much time & considered so many medical & non medical factors. This was a 2nd opinion & I am incredibly glad I got it. Night & day from first opinion. Super engagement approach, super person, super professional.
  Overall Patient Rating - October 2019
She took her time to explain all my concerns.
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2019
The provider jumped right in with medical questions. The appointment was very "cut & dry," she was not very personable or easy to talk to. She seemed socially awkward.