“MY PRIMARY GOAL IS TO HAVE HAPPY PATIENTS. I’M PASSIONATE ABOUT BUILDING RELATIONSHIPS WITH PATIENTS TO DISCOVER HOW I CAN EXCEED THEIR RECONSTRUCTIVE AND AESTHETIC GOALS.”
Dr. Hickle graduated summa cum laude from Point Loma Nazarene University and received her MD from the University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix. Dr. Hickle completed her plastic and reconstructive surgery residency at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. Following that, Dr. Hickle completed a clinical fellowship in adult reconstructive and aesthetic breast surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital.
Why Plastic Surgery in Portland, Maine?
Dr. Hickle joined Plastic + Hand Surgical Associates in 2022, drawn to its collegial team. After living in the Northeast for the past seven years, she decided to call her vacation spot home. She says, “You can really appreciate the natural experiences in Maine. I’m a big hiker and I love being near the ocean. I can’t wait to share this with my daughter as she grows up.”
Philosophy of Care
Dr. Hickle was drawn to plastic surgery for its expansive breadth and variety, as well as the ability to help many people across many unique needs. She says, “My primary goal is to have happy patients. I’m passionate about building relationships with patients to discover how I can exceed their reconstructive and aesthetic goals.”