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Practice Philosophy

Fairfax, Virginia plastic surgeon Dr. Christopher Hess strongly believes in the artistry of cosmetic surgery.

As a former professional ballet dancer he understands that a beautiful outcome results from technological expertise combined with appreciation for natural aesthetics.  His approach to cosmetic surgery draws on this experience when evaluating each patient.  

Listening and understanding each patient's concerns and desires, Dr. Hess works with each patient to plan the most appropriate procedure that will achieve a natural, lasting result.

Dr. Hess is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is also a Member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the Medical Society of Virginia, and the Loudoun County Medical Society.

Dr. Hess is highly experienced in the field of plastic surgery, being a leader in both highly intricate reconstructive procedures and cosmetic surgery.  Dr. Hess is a staff plastic surgeon at the INOVA Hospitals in Fairfax, Fair Oaks, and Loudon, as well as Prince William Hospital and Reston Hospital Center.

Dr. Hess is quickly establishing himself as a leader in the support of STEM Education programs for all ages in northern Virginia and the Washington, DC area and is the founder of the Wiz-STEM program.

Specialty

Dr. Hess performs virtually all cosmetic procedures such as facelifts, eyelid rejuvenation, necklifts, neck contouring via liposuction, breast lift, breast augmentation and body contouring.

Consultations

Dr. Hess understands that a cosmetic consultation can be uncomfortable.  That is why he has designed his office for the utmost relaxation.  You will be greeted by our assistant Katie who will show you to our relaxing, cosmetic waiting area.  There, you will be offered one of our beverages.  Following completion of the necessary forms, in our spa-like setting, you will be escorted to one of our very comfortable consultation rooms.  In the comfort of your room you will watch a short ASPS video that will cover the topic you wish to see Dr. Hess about.  Dr. Hess will then meet with you to discuss your desires and concerns.  There is no rushing.  Dr. Hess will spend as much time as you need so that you feel comfortable wtih your cosmetic goals. 

We, at Hess Plastic Surgery, want you to enjoy your visit with us.  If you have any special requests please feel free to ask.  We look forward to your visit.

Facilities

Dr. Hess performs all of his cosmetic surgeries at INOVA Fair Oaks Hospital.

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Location & Office Hours

Suite 120
3930 Pender Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030
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Monday 9:00am - 12:00pm; Wednesday 9:00am - 12:00pm; 1:00pm - 4:30; Friday 9:00am - 12:00pm; By Special Appointment Only: Monday 1:00pm-3:00pm; Friday 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Payment Options

CareCredit

Medicare, American Express, Discover, Visa, MasterCard, Patient Financing, Cash, Personal Checks, CareCredit

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