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Breast Reconstruction Physician

Abigail ChaffinAbigail Chaffin, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Associate Program Director, Tulane Plastic Surgery Residency Program
Director, Tulane Outpatient Burn Clinic
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Clinic Schedule

9AM - 12PM

8:30AM - 4:30PM


M.D., Wayne State University School of Medicine, 2001

General Surgery, Wayne State University/Detroit Medical Center, 2006

Plastic Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, 2008

American Board of Surgery, 2007
American Board of Plastic Surgery, 2009

Cosmetic Surgery
Breast Reconstruction & Reduction
Body Contouring After Bariatric Surgery
Wound Care

Lecture Titles
Body Contouring After Bariatric Surgery

Short Bio
Dr. Chaffin received her MD from the Wayne State University where she also completed her residency in general surgery. Following her general surgery residency, Dr. Chaffin completed a two year Plastic Surgery Fellowship at Tulane University School of Medicine and joined the Plastic Surgery Full-Time Faculty in 2008. Dr. Chaffin is certified by the American Board of Surgery. She is on staff at several New Orleans Metropolitan area hospitals. Dr. Chaffin’s clinical interests include cosmetic surgery, breast reconstruction and reduction, body contouring after bariatric surgery, and wound care. In addition, she is the director of the Tulane Aesthetic Center, where she provides all aspects of surgical and non-surgical cosmetic care.




1430 Tulane Ave, New Orleans, LA 70112 504-988-5251