Personal attention, advanced training and considerate care are critical in plastic surgery. Dr. Elisa Burgess is a board-certified plastic surgeon practicing in Lake Oswego, Oregon near Portland and Vancouver. As a plastic surgeon, she helps patients achieve dramatic improvements in natural beauty and confidence.
Together with her talented staff, Dr. Burgess can make your surgical experience comfortable, positive and rewarding. You will find that we offer the most advanced plastic surgery techniques available along with the kind of personal attention that you deserve. Our goal is to enhance your beauty on the outside but to also enhance the way you feel on the inside. Let your journey begin at Burgess Plastic Surgery where you will receive realistic, exceptional results provided in an atmosphere of privacy, safety, and comfort.
Dr. Elisa A. Burgess is a board certified plastic surgeon practicing in Lake Oswego, Oregon. She specializes in a wide variety of plastic surgery procedures, including cosmetic and reconstructive procedures for the breasts, body contouring and facial rejuvenation. With each patient, Dr. Burgess assembles a truly comprehensive package of elements that determine your own ultimate vision: form, shape, function and balance to help you achieve your dreams of natural beauty and self-confidence.
Raised in Portland, Oregon, Dr. Burgess received her Bachelor of Science degree from Oregon State University with honors. She then completed medical school at Oregon Health Science University and then entered her surgical internship at the University of California-San Francisco. While completing her General Surgery residency at OHSU, Dr. Burgess did research in wound healing methods at the Northwest Wound Healing Center. And in 2001, Dr. Burgess completed her Plastic Surgery training, where she received teaching and research honors.
Greta joined Burgess Plastic Surgery in 2015 as our Skin Care Specialist and Registered Nurse. She has since graduated with her MSN, and is now Burgess Plastic Surgery’s Nurse Practitioner! She is able to create a facial rejuvenation plan customized to each patient’s needs. She has also been trained at CoolSculpting University and is another provider for non-surgical in office treatments with emphasis in Facial Injectables and Botox. Whether you have an upcoming wedding, a reunion, or just want to freshen your appearance, Greta will have you looking your best.
Lacey is an Administrative Assistant and has been with Burgess Plastic Surgery since 2008. She is often the first person you speak with and can help you with scheduling appointments, consultation questions and financial concerns. She is the core of the office and often facilitates patient care. “I look forward to speaking with you.”
Debbie is the office manager and has been with Burgess Plastic Surgery since 2003. She can assist you with price quotes, surgery scheduling, insurance authorizations and any other administrative concerns or needs you may have. “Our office has such a great personality and we have developed wonderful relationships with our patients.”
Kortney joined the Burgess Plastic Surgery team in 2017 as our second Administrative Assistant. She is a great asset in scheduling new patients and answering initial questions over the phone. Kortney is also in charge of all things social media including Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.
Maggie has enjoyed working as a Registered Nurse and has been involved in direct patient care since 2000. She joined Burgess Plastic Surgery in 2007 where she continues to assist our patients in all aspects of their cosmetic or reconstructive process. This includes answering medical questions and providing care before, during and after surgery. “We work as a cohesive team with our patients and strive to exceed their expectations. I look forward to helping you meet your goals.”
Ashton has been working with Burgess Plastic Surgery since 2014 as a Registered Nurse. She is our “Cheerleader” and is one of our main providers for in office treatments such as CoolSculpting, Ultherapy, and Botox. She has been trained at CoolSculpting University to learn the best techniques in application to receive the best results. Ashton then went to Thermi University, and is our Thermi Guru. She also provides before and after care for our surgical patients whether in the clinic or over the phone.
Carmen is our newest member joining the office early this year in 2018. She is a registered nurse, and is great with our post op patients, answering post op questions over the phone, and provides great in office treatments like Ultherapy and Clear and Brilliant. Carmen will be attending CoolSculpting University this year to stay current on continuing education.
Brenda is our triple threat. She is a registered nurse, certified aesthetician, and certified massage therapist. She has been such an asset to our post op patients for lymphatic massage to help decrease swelling, as well as helping with facial rejuvenation through laser treatments, chemical peels, and Thermi.
Sarah is a certified aesthetician with over 12 years of experience, 6 of which have been with Burgess Plastic Surgery. She has magic hands for our customized facials, and also offers chemical peels, laser treatments, and facial waxing.
Anna is the business manager and has been a wonderful asset for Burgess Plastic Surgery since 2002. She is responsible for keeping us straight on all of the financial issues while providing coffee and chocolate.