Justin R Fernandes, MD
Dr. Fernandes’ pathway to plastic surgery began with a fascination with art and science. He received a bachelors degree in Biology from Middlebury College, where he spent his days studying physiology in the lab and the human form in the art studio. After graduating, he worked in the biotechnology industry on skin substitutes and performed research at Harvard Medical School. He received his MD degree from Tufts University School of Medicine and completed a general surgery residency at The Massachusetts General Hospital, including a two year research fellowship in plastic surgery. He completed his training in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the Lahey Clinic.
Dr. Fernandes has published in multiple peer reviewed journals in the fields of transplantation and plastic surgery. He has presented his work at numerous local, national and international meetings. For the last several years, he has travelled to underserved countries, with a team of reconstructive surgeons, to provide care for burned children in need.
Born and raised in the Boston area, Dr. Fernandes is honored to serve the North Shore and the Greater Boston Communities. He enjoys the art of plastic surgery, getting to know his patients and providing them with compassionate care. In his free time, you can find him with his family, skiing and hiking around New England.