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Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Melanoma, Mohs Reconstructive Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery, Tummy Tuck
American Board of Plastic Surgery
Joined Virginia Mason - January 2006
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1st meeting with Dr. Schmidek she´s sure an asset to V.M.!
I suggest giving patients who had minor surgery w/a short pamphlet on wound care, showering, etc.
The doctor & intern were both excellent in answering questions & listened particularly well.
Areas(s) 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
Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, N.H., 2000
General Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 2001
Harvard Plastic Surgery Training Program, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, 2006
Outside of her medical practice, Dr. Schmidek enjoys reading, equestrian sports and outdoor activities.
"It is a privilege to build a relationship with a patient, help educate them on their various options, and guide them through a successful surgery."
"I love the diversity of our specialty. Plastic surgery offers a dynamic set of challenges and the opportunity to work with patients to restore form and function."