Dr. Abigail Chaffin MD Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Abigail Chaffin is a plastic surgeon in New Orleans, Louisiana and is affiliated with Tulane Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 13 years. Dr. Chaffin accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 3 doctors at Tulane Medical Center who specialize in Plastic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Plastic Surgeon: General Plastic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Tulane Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Tulane University
Residency, Plastic Surgery, 2006 - 2008

Wayne State University School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 2001 - 2006

Wayne State University School of Medicine
Class of 2001

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Prospective dual role of mesenchymal stem cells in breast tumor microenvironment.
Senst, C.,Nazari-Shafti, T.,Kruger, S.,Bentrup, K. H.,Dupin, C. L.,Chaffin, A. E.,Srivastav, S. K.,W├Ârner, P. M.,Abdel-Mageed, A. B.,Alt, E. U.,Izadpanah, R.

Aging alters tissue resident mesenchymal stem cell properties.
Alt, E. U., Senst, C., Murthy, S. N., Slakey, D. P., Dupin, C. L., Chaffin, A. E., Kadowitz, P. J., Izadpanah, R.

Aesthetic restoration of parotidectomy contour deformity using the supraclavicular artery island flap.
Epps, M. T., Cannon, C. L., Wright, M. J., Chaffin, A. E., Newsome, R. E., Friedlander, P. L., Chiu, E. S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Wellmark Alliance Select
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