Meet Michael Workman, M.D. 

Michael Workman, M.D. is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and has been performing surgeries in the Portland/Vancouver area since 1993. He performed more than 400 surgeries last year, achieving beautiful results in a comfortable environment. He specializes in breast augmentation, liposuction and tummy tucks. Dr. Workman believes that listening to patients and thoroughly answering their questions helps ensure a positive experience. 

Outside of the office, Dr. Workman is a frequent guest on Portland and Vancouver radio and television shows, a nationally ranked slalom water skier, and a marathon runner. He is married to Carol Workman, M.D., Internal Medicine, whose office is adjacent to his own. They have two children.  
Board Certified
American Board of Plastic Surgery
Hospital Affiliations
Southwest Washington Medical Center
Medical Society Memberships
American Medical Association (AMA)
Clark County Medical Society
Washington State Medical Association
Northwest Society of Plastic Surgeons
Oregon Society of Plastic Surgeons
American Society of Plastic Surgeons

Professional Background

Medical School
University of Minnesota School of Medicine, 1986
Surgery, 1986–1987, Oregon Health Sciences University
Surgery, 1987–1991, University of Minnesota
Plastic Surgery, 1991–1993, Case Western
Started Practice



Miriam is a Registered Nurse that works in the operating room of our practice. She uses more than 12 years of experience working in healthcare to put patients at ease and promote optimal treatment results. She is the one that prepares you on the day of surgery before your procedure and also assists the doctor in the operating room during the surgeries. She prides herself on giving safe, compassionate care to all of her patients. When she is not working, Miriam enjoys many outdoor activities including hiking, and spending time with her husband and their 11 pets.


Kay is our receptionist. She has many years of experience helping patients with their healthcare needs. She is extremely knowledgeable about the different cosmetic procedures that Dr. Workman performs. Her bright personality and pleasant demeanor are welcome additions to our highly skilled plastic surgery staff. Hers is the first face you will see when you arrive and the last you will see before you leave. Kay enjoys spending time with her family and friends, but her biggest joy is the time she spends with her grandbabies!


Alisha is one of our Registered Nurses. She sees patients in our clinic for pre and post-operative care, and she is also our recovery room nurse. Prior to joining our team she worked in critical care and ICU. Alisha prides herself in individualized care and forming positive patient relationships. She enjoys finger painting and learning all about Minecraft with her two young children in her free time. Her hobbies include cooking and baking healthy recipes and blogging about green beauty!


Dawn is our office manager and patient coordinator. She has more than 15 years of experience in the medical field. Dawn enjoys the challenges of plastic surgery and strives to make each patient comfortable and at ease. She sees patients at the initial visit and answers questions regarding fees, financing and scheduling. Dawn and her husband are very busy participating in various activities with their four children. Dawn enjoys biking, gardening and spending family time at their beach house.


Wendy is a nationally certified Surgical Technologist. She graduated from Mount Hood Community College in 1995. Wendy has worked in our Medicare-certified surgery center since its inception in 1998. In addition to her surgical duties, Wendy is also the Director of Surgical Services for the surgery center. Wendy has a daughter in high school. She and her husband enjoy riding their Harley Davidson motorcycles together.


Melody is our CoolSculpting Expert, Registered Medical Assistant, Licensed Medical Aesthetician and has trained at CoolSculpting University in Pleasanton CA. She enjoys helping our patients achieve their goals; whether it is to fit into their favorite pair of jeans, their wedding dress or a bikini. With more than 12 years in the aesthetic industry she not only brings knowledge and experience to our practice, but also the passion to help our patients look and feel their best. When not at work she enjoys spending time with her family and most of all with her grandkids.
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