Coccolare's Cynthia A. Glass, M.D., Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, began private practice in 1988. She came to Lafayette after extensive training in general, plastic and aesthetic surgery. Her goal is to provide the highest quality of care in a respectful discreet manner.

To begin her career, Dr. Glass completed a Bachelor of Science Degree from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, followed by pre-med at the University of New Orleans. She received her Medical Degree from Louisiana State University Medical School in New Orleans, LA in 1980.

After completing medical school, Dr. Glass completed a Burn Unit Fellowship at the Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, TX. She then completed a five year residency program in General Surgery at the LSU Medical Center in New Orleans, LA where she was selected as Chief Teaching Resident. Following this, she then completed a two year Plastic Surgery residency.

From 1988 until her move to Lafayette, she maintained a thriving Plastic Surgery practice in the New Orleans area. Dr. Glass is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is a Clinical Associate Professor in Plastic Surgery at LSU Medical Center in New Orleans, LA. She is a Fellow with American College of Surgeons, and a member of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Medical Society and the Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons.

Dr. Glass has received the distinguished America’s Top Surgeons Award, Women of Excellence Business and Industry Professional Award and has been honored in the Times of Acadiana as The Best Plastic Surgeon of Acadiana in 2007 and 2008. She is a past President of Louisiana Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, and a past Medical Director of the Society of Permanent Cosmetics Professionals. She is the only Female Board Certified Plastic Surgeon in Acadiana.

The video below describes the colorful career of Dr. Cynthia Glass. Watch below!