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Dr. Heather Furnas is an accomplished Santa Rosa plastic surgeon, who is board certified by the American Society of Plastic Surgery. She has obtained both undergraduate and graduate degrees from Stanford University in 1980. She then completed her medical degree at UCLA School of Medicine in 1984 before returning to Stanford for a 6-year plastic surgery residency.
In 1990, Dr. Furnas was appointed to the plastic surgery faculty at Harvard Medical School. While in Boston, she also established a private practice at the Beth Israel Hospital. Since that time, she has earned a reputation as a skilled and caring plastic surgeon in the local community.
In addition to her practice, Dr. Furnas has also served as the President of the Sonoma County Medical Association, as a delegate to the California Medical Association, and as a member of the editorial board for Sonoma County's Physician Magazine. She is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the California Society of Plastic Surgeons, and the prestigious American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Furnas takes her technical skills abroad to serve the needs of children with birth defects in Peru, Honduras, Western Samoa, the Philippines, and El Salvador. Her volunteer efforts were inspired after spending a year in Kenya with her father, a world-renowned plastic surgeon who also volunteered with the East African Flying Doctors.
American Board of Plastic Surgery