Stefani Fontana, M.D., Ph.D.
Dr. Stefani Fontana has joined Hedden & Gunn Plastic Surgery as our Aesthetic Surgery Fellow for 2023-2024. Dr. Fontana brings to our practice a strong foundation in aesthetic surgery and a sincere enthusiasm for embracing the needs and desires of her patients.
With expertise honed at some of the nation's leading institutions for medical education, Dr. Fontana's level of training is second to none. She is excited to train alongside our esteemed plastic surgeons in Birmingham, AL to further her already impressive skills in performing plastic surgeries and cosmetic treatments.
Aesthetic Fellowship at Hedden & Gunn
As the recipient of our 2023-2024 Aesthetic Surgery Fellowship, Dr. Stefani Fontana is ready to learn new methods to enhance, restore and rejuvenate your appearance. Dr. Fontana was awarded this prestigious appointment for her demonstrated commitment to excellence in plastic surgery during years of rigorous education and clinical training.
The Hedden & Gunn Plastic Surgery Aesthetic Fellowship, which is endorsed by the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, focuses on the full scope of aesthetic surgery. This includes exposure to more than 2,800 aesthetic cases per year, from surgery to post-op management. Dr. Fontana will receive training and experience in all types of injectables, laser treatments, skin care options and ultrasound.
Education & Training
Dr. Stefani Fontana graduated from the University of Kansas with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. Her top-tier education continued at Johns Hopkins in Baltimore in the laboratory of Dr. Hal Dietz, culminating in a PhD in Human and Molecular Genetics. Dr. Fontana then earned her Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine. Most recently, she completed her plastic surgery residency at the internationally renowned Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City.
Dr. Fontana is a member of the American Medical Association and a resident member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Fontana has authored numerous publications and presentations on a wide variety of medical and healthcare topics. She has also earned a number of honors and awards, including recognition as Chief Resident during her residency in plastic surgery.
- Hedden & Gunn Plastic Surgery — Birmingham, Alabama
Aesthetic Surgery Fellowship, August 2023-present
- Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai — New York, New York
Residency in Plastic Surgery, 2017-2023
- University of Kansas School of Medicine — Kansas City, Kansas
Doctor of Medicine, 2013-2017
- Johns Hopkins School of Medicine — Baltimore, Maryland
PhD in Human and Molecular Genetics, 2007-2013
- Johns Hopkins School of Public Health — Baltimore, Maryland
Certificate in Health Communication, 2007-2013
- University of Kansas — Lawrence, Kansas
Bachelor of Science, Biology, 2004-2007
Fellow Clinic Pricing
Breast and Body
- Breast Augmentation saline $3000, silicone $4000
- Breast lift $3500
- Combo aug/pexy saline $5500, silicone $6500
- Breast reduction $4500
- Male chest $3500
- Tummy tuck $4500
- Flank Liposuction $3000 ($1000 in combo with tummy tuck) for first area, $1000 each additional area
- BBL (includes lipo to flanks, lower back, midback) $6000
- BBL with 360 lipo $11,500
- Circumferential body lift: $10,000
- Labiaplasty $2000 under local, $2800 under anesthesia ($1000 if combined with another procedure)
- Medial Thigh lift: $4500; Extended thigh lift $5500
- Arm Lift $4000
- Rhinoplasty $4000 *
- Otoplasty $2500
- Buccal fat pad $1400 if performed in office with local anesthesia (wide awake); $2200 if performed in operating room with general anesthesia
- Neck lipo $2600
- Neck and Cheek lipo $3500
- Fat grafting to cheek bones $2000
- Genioplasty (chin advancement) $3000 *
* Cost of required implants or cadaveric cartilage, or skin care kits not included in this price
- Lip Lift $1000 under local; $1800 if general anesthesia used
- Upper or lower bleph $2200 if under local; $3000 if under general anesthesia
- Combined upper and lower bleph $4000
- Facelift/Necklift $5000
- Browlift $3500
- Fraxel Laser: $1800 for single area
- Facial Rejuvenation, Combo Package (Facelift/necklift, upper and lower blepharoplasty): $8000
- Facial Rejuvenation, the Ultimate Package: (Face/necklift, Lip lift, Upper/lower blepharoplasty, Browlift, Fraxel to face and neck at 3 months post op): $14,000
Birmingham, AL Office & Surgery SuitesHedden & Gunn Plastic Surgery
140 Village Street
Birmingham, AL 35242
205-980-1744 or 800-HeddenMD * Dr. William Hedden, Dr. Stephen Gunn
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