Suffolk Plastic Surgeons P.C. Welcomes Dr. Cristina Dracea
It is with great pleasure that Suffolk Plastic Surgeons, P.C. announces that Cristina Dracea, MD has joined the practice as an associate plastic surgeon.
Dr. Dracea graduated as a Medical Doctor from the State University of New York-Stony Brook School of Medicine in June, 2006. Thereafter, Dr. Dracea remained at Stony Brook University Medical Center where she completed a residency in General Surgery from 2006 through 2011. During her residency, she received the Senior of the Year Award in 2009, was a two-time recipient of the Empire Clinical Research Investigator Program (ECRIPT) fellowship in 2007 and 2011, and was Chief Resident from 2010-11. Dr. Dracea then went on to complete her plastic surgery residency at the Nassau University Medical Center’s Plastic Surgery Residency Program.
Dr. Dracea has been trained in many aspects of plastic surgery, including but not limited to reconstructive, cosmetic, hands, and burns. She has a special interest in reconstructive surgery, particularly microsurgery and pediatric/craniofacial surgery.
Dr. Dracea’s extensive research experience has resulted in publication and presentation opportunities in areas including abdominoplasty, rhinoplasty, fat grafting, aortic dissection, and more.
In February, 2015, Dr. Dracea was honored and excited to be part of the medical team in the Uplift Internationale Mission- Operation Taghoy Mission-14 at the Corazon Locsin Montelibano Memorial Regional Hospital in Bacolod, Negros Occidental, Philippines.
Dr. Dracea enjoys privileges at several area hospitals, including J.T. Mather Memorial, St. Charles, Brookhaven, and Stony Brook University and joined Suffolk Plastic Surgeons, P.C. in East Setauket, in late 2015. Please call 631-751-4400 if you would like to make an appointment with Dr. Dracea.