Elsa Raskin, M.D. is this week’s Meet a Mom! Dr. Raskin is a board certified plastic surgeon with her own practice located in Greenwich. She’s also a busy mom of three. She specializes in face, breast and body surgeries, as well as nonsurgical procedures, all giving clients a natural look. Here’s a bit more about Dr. Raskin, her practice and her life as a Greenwich Mom. 

 

Where are you from originally and how long have you lived in town?
I am originally from Switzerland. I moved to town from NYC in 2006
 

Child(ren) and Age(s)?
Vanessa 23
Alexis 22
Lucas 17
 

One thing people would be surprised to know about you…
I was an Ophthalmologist before becoming a plastic surgeon.
 

Anyone special you’d like to thank for helping you through parenthood?
I would like to thank my husband, Keith Raskin, who watched after our two girls many nights while I was on call as a general surgeon at NYU.
 

Favorite things to do with your kids?
Skiing out West or in Switzerland.
 

Are you involved in a business venture, a local organization, a creative endeavor, or in the corporate world? Please share!
I opened my own plastic surgery practice at 2 ½ Dearfield in 2006. My practice, the Greenwich Plastic Surgery Center, has a fully accredited surgical facility that maximizes patient safety and privacy in a private atmosphere.
 

How has this community been instrumental in getting you to where you are now?
My own patients have been instrumental in growing and supporting the practice over the years.

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