AboutDr. Elisa Burgess, MD, FACS is a Doctor primarily located in Lake Oswego, OR. She has 23 years of experience. Her specialties include Plastic Surgery and General Surgery. Dr. Burgess is affiliated with Providence Newberg Hospital, Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center and Legacy Emanuel Hospital & Health Ctr. She speaks English.
Dr. Elisa Burgess has the following 2 specialties
- Plastic Surgery
A plastic surgery specialist is a physician with extensive training in the execution of plastic surgery procedures.
Plastic surgery is the use of surgical procedures to rebuild or reshape injured or misshapen body parts. Congenital defects, such as a cleft lip or palate, can be corrected by a plastic surgery specialist. Injuries sustained during auto accidents also may require the services of a plastic surgery specialist. These procedures fall under the category of reconstructive plastic surgery.
The other category of plastic surgery is cosmetic plastic surgery. Plastic surgery specialists often perform procedures like breast augmentation, face lifts, tummy tucks, liposuction, and lip injection as elective surgeries for patients who wish to make aesthetic improvements.
- General Surgery
A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
Patients' Choice Award
(2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition
(2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award
(2012, 2013, 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area
Top 10 Doctor - State
- Cosmetic Surgery
- Hair Restoration
- Inborn Errors of Amino Acid Metabolism
- Laser Resurfacing
- Reconstructive Surgery
- Skin Cancer
Dr. Burgess is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Legacy Emanuel Hospital & Health Ctr
2801 N Gantenbein Ave
Portland, OR 97227
Providence Milwaukie Hospital
10150 SE 32nd Ave
Portland, OR 97222
Providence Willamette Falls Medical Center
1500 Division St
Oregon City, OR 97045
Providence Newberg Medical Center
501 Villa Rd
Newberg, OR 97132
Legacy Salmon Creek Hospital
Providence St Vincent Medical Center
9205 SW Barnes Rd
Portland, OR 97225
23 Years Experience
Oregon Health & Science University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1992
Oregon Health & Science University
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