Board-certified plastic surgeon on the south shore of Montreal, MD
With more than 20 years of experience in the health care sector, Dr. Sauvageau began specializing in cosmetic surgery in 2008. She worked for many years at Charles-LeMoyne Hospital as a plastic surgeon, specifically in breast reconstruction, hand surgery, microsurgery and skin cancer.
She is highly attentive to patient needs, offers personalized medical care, and believes that each patient is unique. A mother of three young children, Dr. Sauvageau chose to continue her practice in a private setting for better work-family balance. Passionate about cosmetic surgery, she is delighted to join the large family of Dr. Schwarz’s renowned Clinique K and share her substantial expertise with clients on the South Shore of Montreal.
Her philosophy in videoAs a plastic surgeon, athlete, and mother of three, Dr. Sauvageau has a deep understanding of how the body can change post-pregnancy, and how difficult it can be to recognize yourself as a woman and regain your femininity. She wants to make her patients feel good about their bodies.
“When a patient tells me, 'I feel like myself again’', this is the best gift I can get from my career.'
A highly-qualified surgeon
Université de Sherbrooke
After graduating from the School of Medicine at Université de Sherbrooke in 2001, Dr. Sauvageau began her residency in Pediatrics. Internships in various surgical specialties prompted her to continue her training in Plastic Surgery at Université de Montréal in 2004.
Université de Montréal
Studied General Plastic Surgery from 2002 to 2004
Saint John Regional Hospital
She went on to complete a first fellowship at the Saint John Regional Hospital in Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery in July 2008. She worked there for a year, but her desire to deepen her knowledge led her to complete a second fellowship with a portion in Oncological Reconstruction Microsurgery (breast cancer and sarcoma) and the other in Aesthetics at the Health Sciences Center in Winnipeg.
Health Sciences Center, Winnipeg, Manitoba
In February 2010, she completed a fellowship in Oncological Reconstruction Microsurgery (breast cancer and sarcoma), as well as a fellowship in Aesthetics at the Maples Clinic, Health Sciences Center, in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Dr. Edward Buchet and Tom Hayakawa.
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