After 31 years of practice Dr. Strinden retired at the end of 2019. We have removed the ability to email our office via the website and only phone contact will be available for messages. This website is currently available for education and information. Please use the online form to request your records. You can find it under the resource tab, then forms. Click on medical records release authorization. Please fill out ALL numbered blanks and return the form via fax (936)632-3837, email (, or US mail. Dr. Strinden no longer lives in Lufkin. For patients, there will be a $5.00 fee for copying records for mailing. We will be happy to forward records to any doctor of your choosing. Please allow 4 weeks for processing records requests.

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Dr. Strinden and Staff of Lufkin Plastic Surgery


Welcome to Lufkin Plastic Surgery

Our website should help answer many of your questions about our practice. You can find out how to make an appointment, meet our staff, what procedures we perform, our practice philosophy, and much more. Feel free to contact us to setup an appointment.
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What is Cosmetic Surgery?

What is Cosmetic Surgery?

Cosmetic surgery is performed to reshape normal structures of the body in order to improve the patient's appearance and self-esteem. Cosmetic surgery is elective and is usually not covered by health insurance.

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What is Reconstructive Surgery?

What is Reconstructive Surgery?

Reconstructive surgery is performed on abnormal structures of the body, caused by congenital defects, developmental abnormalities, trauma, infection, tumors or disease. It is generally performed to improve functions, but may also be done to approximate a normal appearance. Reconstructive surgery is generally covered by most health insurance policies, although coverage for specific procedures and levels of coverage may vary greatly.

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ASPS Member Surgeon

ASPS Member Surgeon

ASPS Member Surgeons are your partners in cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. Look for the ASPS Member Surgeon logo.

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Appointment Information

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Dr. Strinden's Schedule

Dr. Strinden sees patients Monday and Wednesday in clinic. He operates on Tuesdays and Thursdays at Memorial Hospital, Woodland Heights Hospital or Gaslight Surgery Center.

Fridays are reserved for cosmetic surgery in the office. Dr. Strinden is the full owner of Lufkin Plastic Surgery.

In case of an after hours emergency, a call to the office will reach the page operator at Memorial Hospital and they will in turn page Dr. Strinden or the doctor on call.

If you need to cancel an appointment, please let our appointment desk know as soon as possible.

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First Visit Paper Work

First Visits

On your first visit, please bring your driver’s license, list of medications, and insurance card if you are a reconstructive patient. Please arrive a few minutes early to complete paperwork. Let us know if you have had radiologic studies so Dr. Strinden can view them prior to your visit or request that you bring a copy. If you are a returning patient, please be sure to update your contact information and insurance information with the receptionist.

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My experience with Dr. Strinden and all those who work with him has been wonderful!

Very friendly staff.

They called me all weekend to check on my progress. I really appreciate that.

Great Team.

Very good experience.

Extremely happy with results plus the staff makes you feel comfortable and calm.

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