Dr. Katharina Russe-Wilflingseder

Short Biography

Katharina Russe-Wilflingseder is a board certified Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeon and a board certified General Surgeon. She is the youngest daughter of Paul Wilflingseder, the founder and chief of the first plastic surgery department in the German speaking region. She completed her residency in General and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University Hospital of Innsbruck, Austria.

Since 1986 she is operating her privately owned clinic and laser center in Innsbruck, Austria and is specialized in Aesthetic Plastic and Laser Surgery. Katharina Russe-Wilflingseder is a well-known expert in laser surgery. She has published and lectured on national and international basis and has organized many national and international conferences (e.g. LaserInnsbruck) and workshops.

She is a member of the Austrian Society of Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery, Austrian Society of General Surgery and renowned professional international societies such as the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (fellow), Florida Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery (honorary member), International Society of Plastic, Regenerative Surgery, International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (national secretary for Austria).