Jerry L. Lugger, M.D.
Welcome to Dr. Lugger's Reconstructive Surgery Centre.
The word plastic surgery derives from the Greek word "plasticos" and is defined as giving form or fashion to matter. By improving bodily function or correcting displeasing facial and body features we enhance the quality of life of our patients.
Among other things, The Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Centre of the Southwest treats:
Aesthetic Surgery - including procedures on the face, breasts, nose, eyes, ears, trunk, and extremities, and contour surgery of the trunk, abdomen, face arms, thighs
Benign and Malignant tumors of the skin, head, neck, and extremities including reconstruction for cancers of these areas: face breasts, trunk, and extremities
Hand Surgery - including trauma, carpal tunnel, work-related injuries, congenital deformities
Injuries, accidents, or deformities of the hands, face, trunk, and extremities including scar revision
Birth deformities- including congenital tumors, birthmarks, cysts
Burns- including electrical, thermal, chemical, radiation, and correction of resultant scars and deformities
Jerry L. Lugger, MD, FACS, PA
As with any surgery, the choice of your Plastic Surgeon is critical. Dr. Lugger has undergone rigorous training and examinations and has achieved the highest recognition of competence by his peers-board certification by the America Board of Plastic Surgery. He has been in private practice since 1983.
Cathy VanCuren RN, MSN
Office Manager, Nurse Cathy has been with the practice since its inception. She is a masters trained nurse who brings great experience to the practice having served as a nurse practitioner for a family practice group in the mid cities area as well as taught nursing on the college level. Her expertise is used as Administrative director of the Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Centre of the Southwest where she coordinates patient care and also is the main contact for patient care in the practice.
Hospitals and Surgical Facilities
Dr. Lugger has staff privileges at the following hospitals and facilities:
THR Alliance Hospital
THR Alliance Outpatient Surgery Center
Baylor Medical Center at Grapevine
HCA Medical Plaza Ft. Worth
Ft. Worth Surgery Center