MEET DR. MICHAEL S. LOFGREN
The potential to achieve harmony with how someone feels about themselves and their outer appearance is what guides Dr. Lofgren in his practice. The ability to carefully listen to a patient's goals, formulate and execute a plan with the highest standards are what allow Dr. Lofgren to partner with his patients and exceed expectations and provide an experience that can be truly life altering.
Before joining the Plastic Surgery Center of Hampton Roads in 2010, Dr. Lofgren had distinguished himself in the field of plastic surgery with his academic achievement, extensive training and his clinical experience. Dr. Lofgren graduated with honors from Hartwick College in Oneonta NY. He went on to excel in medical school at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk VA receiving his medical degree in 2003. During his general surgery residency, also at Eastern Virginia Medical School, he was elected into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha medical society. Dr. Lofgren then completed his plastic surgery fellowship at the University of Miami in Miami Fl. He went on to complete the rigorous requirements to become dual board certified in both general surgery and plastic surgery. He currently enjoys working as a community faculty member in partnership with Christopher Newport University in training tomorrow's medical providers.
Since returning to the Hampton Roads area, Dr. Lofgren has become recognized as a leader in both cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. As a member of the Mentor LEAD Advisory Board since 2014, Dr. Lofgren is part of a select group of nation wide plastic surgeons invited each year to discuss the latest advancements and innovations in breast augmentation technology.
He was honored to be selected as one of the top plastic surgeons in Virginia 2020 by Virginia Living magazine. He has also been recognized as a “Top Doc” as voted by his peers in Coastal Virginia Magazine.
Dr. Lofgren is a member of a number of prestigious professional organizations, including the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American College of Surgeons and Alpha Omega Alpha honor society.
Dr. Lofgren grew up as the eldest of five children with his parents in upstate New York. He enjoys flying and holds a private pilots license. Tournament poker, including playing in the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas as well as traveling to find new adventures with his two daughters occupy his time while away from the operating room.
Certifications and Professional Associations
American Board of Plastic Surgery - Dr. Lofgren is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS), one of 24 medical specialty boards recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS). The gold standard in board certification.
American Society of Plastic Surgeons - Dr. Lofgren is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), the world’s largest plastic surgery specialty organization.
American College of Surgeons - Dr. Lofgren is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) which sets the ultimate standards for surgical education and practice.
American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities - Dr. Lofgren performs the majority of his surgical procedures in our AAASF certified surgical center for the highest standards in patient safety.