Dr. Nygaard has been practicing in Bellevue for more than 15 years. During that time she has helped hundreds of woman achieve their personal goals. She is a
midwest native born and raised in Southeastern Michigan. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Northern Michigan University in 1980, with a degree in Medical Technology. She received her medical degree from Michigan State University in 1985. She completed a five year residency in Allegheny Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania where she specialized in plastic surgery completing a two year fellowship at Medical College of Virginia.
Following her fellowship she relocated to Bellevue, Washington and started the Renaissance Center for Facial and Body Sculpting. The center focuses on cosmetic surgery and encompasses the art of facial and body sculpting. Her areas of interest and specialty are liposuction, abdomonoplasty (tummy tuck), breast surgery (breast reduction, breast lift, and breast augmentation) and facial rejeuvenation (facelift, browlift, necklift, and eyelid surgery). Her practice is dedicated to enhancing the patient's appearance, which should have a positive effect on the individual's self-image and self-esteem. Her endeavor is to provide the highest quality and most personalized cosmetic surgical experience possible.
Dr. Nygaard is board certified in both general and plastic surgery. She is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Washington Society of Plastic Surgeons, Amercian College of Surgeons, the Washington State Medical Society and King County Medical Society.…