SANTA ROSA, Calif. (PRWEB) February 08, 2019
Plastic Surgery Associates is pleased to announce that Heather Furnas, MD FACS has been named as one of the top doctors in the Bay Area for 2019 by San Francisco Magazine. As a co-founder of Plastic Surgery Associates and Allegro MedSpa, Dr. Furnas has dedicated her practice to providing innovative, satisfying and safe surgical and noninvasive cosmetic procedures.
Each year, San Francisco Magazine teams with Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. to determine the best physicians in the region. As one of the country’s top health care research and information companies, Castle Connolly enlists licensed MDs, Dos, hospital executives and local medical societies to nominate their most deserving peers. To be fair, these individuals cannot nominate themselves or be paid for their time. To determine who will be named as a top doctor, Castle Connolly then reviews each nominee’s professional experience, hospital affiliations, years of experience, faculty appointments and current board-certification.
This year, San Francisco Magazine and Castle Connolly received more than 930 nominees. These physicians came from variety of specialties including psychiatry, cardiology, dermatology, radiology, gastroenterology and plastic surgery. The nominees represented all eight Bay Area counties:
Over the years, Castle Connolly has become an elite reference for patients and consumers looking for the best of the best in the medical field. Consistently striving for the safest and most satisfying procedures, Dr. Furnas’ innate artistic eye and kind bedside manner connects patients with the results they desire. Dr. Furnas states, “In our experience, patient’s concerns are rarely about vanity. Usually they come in with a distraction or some type of discomfort like hooding of the eyes, hanging belly skin, heavy breasts small breasts or frown lines,” She then continues, “Sometimes (it is) those changes that give our patients the boost that changes their lives.”
ABOUT DR. HEATHER FURNAS
Dr. Furnas and her husband, Francisco Canales, MD founded Plastic Surgery Associates in 1992. A board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Furnas has more than 30 years of aesthetic experience. She currently serves as an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery at Stanford University. Dr. Furnas is routinely asked to speak at plastic surgery conferences and meetings. Dr. Furnas recently completed a year-long tour throughout the US and Canada as a Visiting Professor for the Plastic Surgery Foundation of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
To view the full list of top doctors for the Bay Area, see San Francisco Magazine or Castle Connolly. If you would like to find out more about the procedures offered by Dr. Furnas and Dr. Canales at their Santa Rosa and Novato clinics, go to Plastic Surgery Associates or call the office at 707.537.2111. Virtual consultations and travel assistance are available for anyone coming from outside of the northern California area.