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Brinda Thimmappa, M.D.

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Brinda Thimmappa, M.D.

Brinda Thimmappa, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Plastic Surgery

Physician Rating

4.8 out of 5

149 Ratings
15 Comments
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Contact Information

Memberships

  • Am Cleft Palate-Craniofacial A

  • Am Coll Of Surgeons

  • Am Soc Of Plastic & Reconst.Su

  • NPI: 1639382666

Clinical Interests

  • Face-lift, Laser Resurfacing, Skin Care, Rhinoplasty, Endoscopic Brow Lift, Body Contouring, Maxillofacial Trauma, Breast Reconstruction, Cosmetic Surgery, Wound Healing Problems, Adult and Pediatric Reconstructive Problems, Melanoma, Ptosis Evaluation and Surgery, Skin Cancer

Education & Training

  • Bachelor of Arts

    1998 - Brown University

  • Doctor of Medicine

    2002 - Brown University

  • Master of Business Admin

    2014 - Oregon Health Science Univ School of Medicine

  • Residency

    2008 - Plastic Surgery: Loma Linda Univ Med Ctr

  • Fellowship

    2009 - Stanford University School of

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery Plastic Surgery

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Research Contact Information

Research Interests

  • Orbital Fractures, Eye, Fracture Fixation, Internal, Disposable Equipment, Skin Transplantation

Recent Publications

  • Benefits of the retrocaruncular approach to the medial orbit: a clinical and anatomic study Kempton SJ, Cho DC, Thimmappa B, Martin MC.. Ann Plast Surg. 2016;76(3):295-300.

All Publications

For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

For a list of earlier publications, visit the Carpenter Library Publication Search.

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Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
4.8
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.8
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.8
CP spoke using clear language
4.8
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.8
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.8
Patients' confidence in CP
4.8
Time CP spent with patient
4.7
Wait time at clinic
4.8



Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

  • 10/1/2017

    Dr. Thimmappa has a wonderful bedside manner. She listens to me, answers me, listens to my husband and answers his questions.

  • 9/20/2017

    Dr. Thommappa was wonderful. She was very thorough in her explanations to me. She takes her time and even changed my appointment time for me to accommodate scans that I needed to have completed. The staff has been great as well.

  • 9/19/2017

    *Dr. Thimmappa is a very good doctor who listen to her patience.

  • 9/5/2017

    She was wonderful.

  • 6/20/2017

    She is an excellent doctor.

  • 6/19/2017

    *Dr. Thimmappa is very good at explaining every detail.

  • 6/12/2017

    I appreciate Dr Thimmappa's input and expertise. I feel well informed about the treatment.

  • 6/4/2017

    Dr. Thermapa is a superior physician. I wouldn't go to any other Plastic Surgeon!

  • 5/23/2017

    *Dr. Thimmappa answered all questions and concerns that I had.

  • 5/15/2017

    good experience

  • 4/27/2017

    *Dr. Thimmappa is a fantastic doctor. She is very caring and always goes the extra mile to educate you and make sure you receive the best care possible. I love that she also takes time to get to know you as a person.

  • 4/7/2017

    *Dr. "T" is friendly, courteous, engaging & informative! I would highly recommend her.

  • 2/25/2017

    Dr. Thimmappa and the entire staff were thorough in explaining the procedures I would need and the details of my condition. Everyone was courteous and took the time to go over everything necessary.

  • 1/30/2017

    He was very thoughtful with my concerns, his explanations were thorough yet easy to understand. I felt very comfortable with him.

  • 12/21/2016

    excellent!!!! I love Dr. Thimmappa's caring and friendly attitude!!

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  • Find a Pediatric Specialist
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