Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) August 31, 2012
An established South Florida plastic surgery practice is welcoming two new plastic surgeons to its staff. Joining the Take Shape Plastic Surgery Fort Lauderdale practice’s pioneering surgeon, Russell F. Sassani MD., are George Dreszer MD., MS., and Christopher J. Low, MD.
According to Dr. Sassani, both Dr. Low and Dr. Dreszer are distinguished and caring plastic surgeons in Plantation now, eager to bring each patient the ultimate in modern care by providing the most up-to-date surgical techniques and innovative approaches to restore beauty, form and function to the face and body. Their combination of experience and training allow them to offer the full scope of facial and body aesthetic and reconstructive surgery in Fort Lauderdale.
Dr. Christopher Low is a fully trained General Surgeon, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon and Microvascular Surgeon. He was born and raised in New Jersey and attended New Jersey Medical School – University of Medicine and Dentistry. He excelled throughout medical school, having graduated in the top 10% of his class and was elected to the prominent AOA honor society. After medical school, he went on to complete five years of general surgery training at University of Miami – Jackson Memorial Hospital. Upon completion of his general surgery training, he was selected to train in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Nassau University Medical Center in New York. It was here that he trained under the prestigious Long Island Plastic Surgical Group – the largest and oldest private practice group in the US.
In 2011, Dr. Low was awarded by ASPS Senior Residents Conference with 1st Place Prize - Microsurgical Section Spinal Reconstruction with Free Vascularized Fibular Grafts, a Modification in Technique. He is also a Candidate Member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
Dr. Dreszer is originally from Bogota, Colombia. He graduated from Drexel University School of Medicine in Philadelphia in 2003 and went on to complete a general surgery residency at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center in NYC. He recently moved to Florida from the University of Minnesota School of Medicine where he completed a full plastic and reconstructive surgery residency, serving as Chief Resident in his final year. Additionally, Dr. Dreszer did a plastic and reconstructive surgery fellowship year at the University of Medicine and Dentistry, New Jersey, in Newark, NJ.
In 2012, Dr. Dreszer was awarded the James Barrett Brown Award, by the American Association of Plastic Surgeons for co-authoring an article on the prevention of Deep Venous Thromboembolism in high-risk plastic surgery patients. He also co-authored a journal article that was awarded best clinical research paper of the year in 2011, by the highly respected Plastic Surgery Research Council. Dr. Dreszer is also a Candidate Member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
As award winning plastic surgeons, Dr. Low and Dr. Dreszer are committed to volunteering their surgical expertise overseas to those less-fortunate. Dr. Low has traveled to cities such as Cange and Port–au-Prince, Haiti to treat general surgery patients, as well as trauma, burn, cleft lip and cleft palate cases. While Dr. Dreszer has passionately dedicated himself to surgical mission work in Peru, Ecuador, and Colombia treating conditions ranging from cleft lips and palates, to burn victims.
Free consultations for cosmetic surgery in Fort Lauderdale are available by calling Take Shape Plastic Surgery, P.A. at 954-585-3800. For further information their website is http://www.takeshape.info.