Cushing joins plastic surgery faculty
Dr. Carolyn A. Cushing has joined the Medical Center faculty as an assistant professor of surgery in the Division of Plastic Surgery.
After receiving the B.A. in microbiology and psychology cum laude from the University of Texas at Austin, Cushing earned her M.D. cum laude at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston in 2006 and completed a plastic and reconstructive surgery residency there in 2012. She furthered her training with a hand surgery fellowship at the Baylor College of Medicine in 2013.
Cushing is an active candidate member of several professional organizations, including the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. At UMMC, she will focus on hand and general plastic surgery.