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Christopher L. Hess, MD

95.4% Patient Satisfaction based on 549 ratings

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About Christopher L. Hess:

Board-certified plastic surgeon Christopher L. Hess MD, FACS has a special approach: he takes extra time to educate his patients, so they are well informed and make good choices regarding cosmetic surgery.

Named many times over in Northern Virginia Magazine as one of the Best Plastic Surgeons in Northern Virginia, Dr. Hess is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and a staff plastic surgeon at local Northern Virginia hospitals.

Dr. Chris Hess is committed to providing the highest standards of professional care to our patients, and delivering the best outcomes through discreet, personal attention.

We devote time to learning about you and your goals, answering your questions and discussing the best ways to achieve what you desire. Every patient is provided with quality, personalized educational materials so you can fully understand the plastic surgery procedures you are considering.

Board Certification

American Board of Plastic Surgery

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3930 Pender Drive, Suite 120 Fairfax, VA 22030

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Christopher L. Hess, MD Reviews (314)

Breast Implant Removal

Dr. Hess and staff very kind and sympathetic to my needs.

Tummy Tuck

Cozy environment, staff and doctor answered all of my worries and numerous questions.

Breast Reduction

Dr. Hess was very welcoming, personable and patient with all my questions. His sense of humor not only made me laugh but helped me feel at ease during each stage of my procedure. Everyone at who works in the office is very friendly and helpful. I would highly recommend.

Arm Lift

Dr. Hess was very personable, professional and he put me at ease. His explanation about the procedure and cost was very comprehensive and candid. I can certainly see why he comes highly recommended! I also appreciated the aesthetics of the office, which was almost like a spa; very relaxing.

Tummy Tuck

Dr. Hess was very respectful and incredibly attentive to my questions. He explained the surgery very well, and the ways it could be performed. I was also given an easy to digest breakdown of the price.

Tummy Tuck

The office and staff were very welcoming. Dr. Hess answered all my questions and was very thorough in his explanation of the surgery.

Tummy Tuck

Dr. Hess took the time to answer my questions and thoroughly go over my procedure. He is very kind and has a great sense of humor. His wife is an awesome added bonus as well, equally as kind and thorough!

Axillary Breast Tissue Removal

The procedure was explained thoroughly. They provided an detailed estimate.

Tummy Tuck

Dr. Hess was very patient. He communicated what he would do during the surgery, steps after surgery etc. He showed me pictures. Finally, he answered all of my questions.

Mommy Makeover

Doctor Hess, was very direct with his answers

Panniculectomy Surgery

This procedure has improved my way of life tremendously and self esteem is through the roof.

Tummy Tuck

Dr. Hess and staff made me feel very comfortable and were very knowledgeable and open in answering my questions. The tummy tuck turned out beautifully and was well done. Everyone was kind and followed up to ensure my safety and peace of mind.

Breast Implant Revision

I recently had a breast implant/lift revision and am so ecstatic with the results! [Single best thing is...] Dr. Hess is always so professional. He performed a revision after my initial breast lift and implants last year. I am now so happy with the results!

Breast Implant Removal

Very satisified. Great bed side manner and very supportive and understanding. Great and helpful staff!

Breast Augmentation

Doctor Hess was very friendly and made me and my husband comfortable. He answered all questions and even made some suggestions.

Tummy Tuck

Dr. Hess gave me all the information I needed and the surgery was painless. His Office treated me like family. Very professional and courteous.

Breast Reduction

Informative, knowledgeable, on time

Tummy Tuck

Dr. Hess was patient in describing the process and answered all of my questions. He was Friendly, courteous, and responsive. I’ve regained confidence and motivation to live a healthier life. I am happy with my new figure.

Skin Cancer Removal

Dr. Hess consulted with me before hand to explain how he would handle the issue, something my dermatologist would not do. I was not allowed to speak to nor consult with the surgeon at the dermatologist's office so went with Dr. Hess instead. Very satisfied with his thorough approach, solution and results.


I felt very comfortable during my consult. Dr. Hess was easy to talk to and addressed issues that I didn’t think to ask. I Met with 2 other doctors before deciding on him. I felt very confident in my choice moving forward.