Tathyana Fensterer MD, PhD

Dr. Tathyana Fensterer MD, PhDDr. Fensterer is originally from Brazil where she was trained and Board Certified in Plastic surgery and owned a private practice. She is a member of The Brazilian Society of Plastic Surgery. In 2005, she met Will Fensterer, a Louisville native whom she ultimately married, and moved to the US in 2008. She then dedicated 12 extra years to repeating her training to allow her to practice as a plastic surgeon in the US. She received a PhD in Physiology and Biophysics from the University of Louisville and successfully completed (repeated) general and plastic surgery residencies.

Dr Fensterer brings a unique, international outlook to Louisville that includes the high standards and natural look of the Brazilian Plastic surgery tradition combined with the knowledge of old and new practices in the field. She is in constant contact with world technology and techniques and can evaluate her patients for a broad variety of procedures.

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Medical School: Santa Casa de Sao Paulo (Sao Paulo- Brazil)

General Surgery Residency: Santa Casa de Sao Paulo (Sao Paulo -Brazil) and University of Louisville (Kentucky- USA)

Plastic Surgery Residency: Hospital Heliopolis (Sao Paulo- Brazil) and University of Iowa (Iowa-USA)

Post-graduation: MS and PhD in Physiology and Biophysics – University of Louisville (Kentucky- USA)

Board Certification: Brazilian Society of Plastic Surgery,

American Society of Plastic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Baptist East Hospital
  • Norton Hospital System
    • Norton Downtown
    • Norton Brownsboro
    • Norton Women and Children
    • Norton Audubon
  • Kindred Hospital

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