If you are not aware of who Dr Alexis Parcells is, she is a New Jersey-based Board-certified Reconstructive and Plastic Surgeon. She specialises in Breast revisions, tummy tucks, upper eyelid surgery, labiaplasty, breast lifts, reductions, reconstructions, implant surgery, and mother makeovers. Dr Parcells is upgrading societal norms and standards by upholding her position as a woman doctor in a male-dominated Industry. Thus, she takes pride in herself for her journey and accomplishments towards women empowerment.
“As a female plastic surgeon, I am passionate about advocating for women’s health and empowerment. My areas of speciality include aesthetic facial, breast and body surgery”, adds Dr Parcells. She is the daughter of a urologist and a Special Education Teacher. Thus, her passion to venture into the medical field was no surprise. She became extremely serious about taking up the profession of a plastic surgeon after the Operation Smile medical mission which took place in Kenya, Peru, Vietnam and Morocco. She became overjoyed on seeing the smiles on the faces of children and their families because of the service that they were providing.
Talking about her educational background, Alexis pursued a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and graduated from Georgetown University. She received her medical degree from St. George’s University School of Medicine. Here she met a man named Bert Parcells who was an orthopaedic surgeon. She went on to marry him later. Presently, she has two beautiful young daughters. Thus, she is a full-time mother as well. She also pursued and finished her plastic surgery residency at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. She received her certification from the American Board of Plastic Surgery.
“I especially enjoy working with breast cancer patients, helping them to restore wholeness after lumpectomy or mastectomy through breast reconstruction. I believe every patient requires an individual approach to treatment, and for that reason, I offer cutting edge techniques”, said Dr Parcells.
Dr Alexis is also a full-time mother to young girls. She has been actively working for all women irrespective of age. Just like with her patients, her primary goal is to make them feel good about themselves. She helps them enhance their natural features. Dr Alexis Parcells isn’t just helping her own daughters, but is also giving inspiration to several women all over the world, irrespective of age.
To know more about Dr Alexis Parcells, follow her on her social media handles as well as all the organisations she is associated with:
Website (Self): www.alexisparcellsmd.com.
Website (SUNNIE): https://www.sunnieskin.com/
Breast cancer Organisations: https://www.minettesangels.org/, https://thebreasties.org/