Meet Dr. Keusch

Dr. KeuschAs the daughter of a prominent general surgeon, Dr. Keusch knew early on that she wanted to become a surgeon. She attended medical school at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, and then went on to become Chief Resident of General Surgery at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York. Her plastic surgery residency and fellowship was completed at Harvard/Brigham and Children’s Hospital in Boston.

Board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Cristina F. Keusch has been caring for patients for 25 years.

Dr. Keusch moved to Boca Raton in 1990 and began the Boca Raton Plastic Surgery Center. She is well respected locally as well as nationally for exceptional plastic and reconstructive surgery. She maintains a high level of continuous training to stay current on the latest technologies in the field.

No matter what type of plastic/reconstructive surgery or cosmetic procedure you are considering, one of the most important factors is to choose a board certified plastic surgeon. Dr. Keusch is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is a highly skilled surgeon. She will take the time to completely assess your desires, determine what procedure will give you the results you want, and answer all of your questions.

Dr. Keusch’s Bio

Dr. Cristina F. Keusch lives in Boca Raton, Florida with her husband, Donald, and their two children. She was born in Havana, Cuba in 1958. Dr. Keusch graduated from the University of Miami, Summa Cum Laude, 1979, with a B.S. in Biology/Chemistry. She then graduated from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 1983. Her medical training began in 1983 at Mount Sinai Hospital, New York as a resident in general surgery. In 1987, she became the Chief Resident of General Surgery at Mount Sinai. Then in 1988, it was time for her Plastic Surgery Residency, which was completed at Harvard/Brigham/Children’s Hospitals, Boston. In 1990, Dr. Keusch established her practice at the Boca Raton Plastic Surgery Center.
Dr. Keusch is affiliated with Boca Raton Regional Hospital.

Memberships, Boards, Appointments, and Affiliations:

  • Diplomate, American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • Clinical Fellow in Surgery, Harvard Medical School
  • International Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Inc.
  • American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Inc.
  • American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Palm Beach Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Florida Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Association of Women Surgeons
  • Florida Medical Association
  • Palm Beach Medical Society
  • NOVO: National Council of Leader in Breast Aesthetics – Allergan Consultant 2007
  • Consultant to Assure Immune 2008

Curriculum Vitae

Name: CRISTINA F. KEUSCH, M..D., P.A., FACS

Office Address:

950 Glades Road, Suite 3A
Boca Raton, Florida 33431

Office Phone:

(561) 368-9455

Date of Birth:

June 7, 1958

Place of Birth:

Havana, Cuba

Citizenship:

USA

Marital Status:

Married

Degrees:

M.D. Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 1983
B.S. University of Miami
(Biology/Chemistry), 1979

Training:

1988-1990 Plastic Surgery Residency,
Harvard/Brigham/Children’s Hospitals,
Boston, Massachusetts
1987-1988 Chief Resident, General Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital
New York, New York
1983-1987 Resident, General Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital
New York, New York

Honors:

1984 — Fellow, American College of Surgeons
1979 — Summa Cum Laude, University of Miami
1979 — Phi Kappa Phi Scholarship Award
1979 — Chemistry Scholastic Award

Licensure:

2011 — Maine State License (#018764)
1988 — Florida State License (#0054136)
1987 — Massachusetts State License (#57328)
1983 — New York State License (#156083-1)
1983 — FLEX

Boards:

Diplomat, American Board of Plastic Surgery (#4250) 1992
Diplomat, American Board of Surgery (#34550) 1989

Appointments:

1988-1990 Clinical Fellow in Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Publications:

Keusch, C.F., and Bauer, J. Mesenteric Fibromatosis in Gardner’s Syndrome., Mount Sinai Journal. 56 (4): 318, 1989
Keusch, C.F., Gifford, G., and Eriksson, E. Pediatric Electrical Burns, In: Lee, RC, Cravalho, EG and Burke, LO, eds. Electrical Trauma: The Pathophysiology Manifestations, and Clinical Management. United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, 1990 (in press).
Keusch, C.F., Mulliken, J.B., and Kaplan, L. Craniofacial Anomalies in Twins. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 87:16, 1991.
Keusch, C.F., Mulliken, J.B., and Kaplan, L. A Study of Twins Craniofacial Anomalies. In: Caronni, Congress of the International Society of Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery. (pending publication).
Presentations: Craniofacial Anomalies in Twins, International Society of Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery, Florence, Italy, 6/16/89.
Craniofacial Anomalies in Twins, New England Society of Plastic Surgery, Hyannis, Massachusetts, 6/3/89.
Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery of the Ear, Harvard/Brigham/Children’s Hospitals, Division of Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, 5/19/89.
Breast Reconstructions, Harvard/Brigham/Children’s Division of Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, 5/4/90.
Memberships & Year Affiliation: American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Inc. (1998)
American Society of Plastic Surgery (1992)
American College of Surgeons (Fellow 1994)
Palm Beach Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (1990)
Florida Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (1992)
Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (1993)
Association of Women Surgeons (1990)
Florida Medical Association (1990)
Palm Beach Medical Society (1990)
Y-Me of Florida (Physician Member, 1990)
Breast Cancer Task Force, American Cancer Society (1992)
American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, Inc. (1996)
National Council of Leaders in Breast Aesthetics Consultant to Allergan (2007)
Consultant to Assure Immune 2008
Hospital Affiliations: Boca Raton Regional Hospital
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