to restore or improve someone’s self-confidence through surgery
is very rewarding for me. This motivates me to perform my best and
offer the best care to every patient."
From the moment a patient walks into Dr. Luong’s office for a visit or consultation, he or she feels at ease and comfortable. That’s because Dr. Luong believes in creating a warm and friendly environment where there is always plenty of good conversation.
As a result, patients feel free to express their goals and desires for their surgery or procedure. During an initial consultation, Dr. Luong presents her patients with all of the information and facts they need to make informed decisions.
Having been a plastic surgeon since 2003, Dr. Luong has a history of success in helping patients achieve their goals. It’s why so many of her patients refer friends and family members to her practice. She is board certified in both plastic surgery and general surgery and has a successful record of performing a wide range of cosmetic and reconstructive procedures, including surgical and non-surgical procedures.
After completing her general surgery residency at Hennepin County Medical Center, Dr. Luong received her training in plastic surgery at the renowned Mayo Clinic in Rochester, where she was on the staff for several years. Since joining Midwest Plastic Surgery in June 2005, she has specialized in breast surgery and cosmetic surgery.
For patients seeking breast surgery, Dr. Luong utilizes up-to-date techniques as well as her technical and aesthetic skills as a surgeon. She’s performed numerous breast augmentations and breast reductions, and she is highly skilled and experienced at performing breast reconstructions, including tissue expander/implant reconstructions, direct to implant reconstructions, and free TRAM/DIEP reconstructions.
For patients seeking a rejuvenation of their appearance, Dr. Luong offers a customized approach to a variety of cosmetic surgeries and nonsurgical procedures. These include facelifts, eyelid surgery, breast lifts, abdominoplasty, liposuction, as well as Botox/Dysport and fillers. She has been accepted into the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, which recognizes accomplished, experienced surgeons who specialize in cosmetic surgery of the face and body.
Dr. Luong is passionate about her profession, as she believes that reconstructive and cosmetic surgery can enhance people’s lives by building their self-esteem and confidence. It’s why she is actively involved with the Fairview Breast Center and frequently lectures on topics affecting women's health. She also supports Hope Chest which provides financial assistance to women with breast cancer. She gives back by mentoring high school and college students considering careers in medicine.
Above all, Dr. Luong believes in providing the best possible care for each and every patient in an environment where safety is paramount. As such, she serves on Surgical Committees at Fairview Southdale Hospital and West Health Outpatient Surgery Center.
Medical Education and Training
- American Board of Plastic Surgery, 2004
- American Society of Plastic Surgeons
- American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
- Minnesota Society of Plastic Surgery
Mayo Clinic Priestly Society
Mayo Clinic Alumni Association
Hitchcock Surgical Society
West Metro Medical Society