Our Staff

At Harrington + Associates Plastic Surgery, we pride ourselves on not only offering the best surgical care, but also the highest quality customer service and support. Our staff is highly trained in patient care as it pertains to health, beauty and wellness, and we strive to make each individual who walks through our doors feel welcomed and understood. Harrington + Associates Plastic Surgery offers a unique approach to patient care: a woman’s perspective delivered by a team of experts who work in unison to deliver the highest level of expertise.

Contact us online or call our Plymouth office today at 651-290-7600 for more information about our practice or to schedule your consultation.

Kristina Thissen, PA-C

Board-Certified Physician’s Assistant

Kristina joined the team at Harrington + Associates Plastic Surgery in 2013. She began her career in a family medicine setting. This soon allowed her to realize her passion for health and wellness. Her focus on holistic patient care makes her a compassionate listener as she strives to gain an understanding of the concerns and challenges that each individual faces.

Kristina received her Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Union College in Lincoln, Nebraska, and her Bachelor of Science in Business Management and Biology at the University of Minnesota. She is also a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), American Association of Surgical Physician Assistants (AASPA), and Minnesota Academy of Physician Assistants (MAPA).

Kristina has prioritized advancing her education and experience in hormone balancingweight loss programs and a range of cosmetic treatments, including nonsurgical treatments such as injectable dermal fillersBOTOX® and Dysport®. In her years of experience at Harrington + Associates Plastic Surgery, she has become experienced at administering nonsurgical body sculpting treatments such as CoolSculpting® and Cellfina™.

Outside of work, Kristina enjoys spending time with her husband and daughters, vacationing at the lake during summer months and traveling to warm destinations in the winter. She stays active with yoga, running and golf.

Our Team Approach

We strongly believe in a team approach to patient care and wellness, starting at your initial consultation and continuing through your recovery. Each time you visit our office, you will be personally greeted by Dr. Harrington and her staff. We believe that excellent care comes from continuing attention and communication, and strive to get to know each of our patients to best meet their needs. At least one person on our team is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to answer any questions or address any concerns you may have before or after your surgery.

Contact us online or call our Plymouth office today at 651-290-7600 for more information about our surgical team.