About Doctor Galitz – Facial Plastic Surgeon Near You in Miami
Miami plastic surgeon Richard Galitz, MD, FACS is a double board-certified plastic surgeon, who began his private practice in Aventura, Florida in 1986. Doctor Galitz has continued his practice in the same location for the past thirty years. Offering professional cosmetic surgery services to people throughout southern Florida.
He routinely performs, and is masterfully adept at, numerous facial and hair restoration procedures, including:
- rhinoplasty (“nose job”),
- lip enlargement,
- blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery),
- chin augmentation
- and many more.
Dr. Galitz has earned a reputation as one of the best plastic surgeons near you in Miami, FL. His goal and focus are on helping his patients achieve the look they have always wanted, boosting their self-esteem, and giving them the confidence they need to feel better about the face they see in the mirror.View Dr. Galitz Curriculum Vitae Learn More About Our Practice
Professional Memberships and Offices
Dr. Galitz is a Fellow of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, a Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, and a Fellow of the prestigious American College of Surgeons. He also maintains memberships in local, state and national societies. Dr. Richard Galitz was the President of the Florida Society of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery for 2001-2002, and the President of the Dade County Head and Neck Society. He is a guest lecturer and panelist for the Education Foundation of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
- American College of Surgeons. Fellow: 1990
- American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Fellow: 1990
- American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery. Fellow: 1985
- American Medical Association
- Florida Society of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
- Florida Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
- Greater Miami Ear, Nose, and Throat Association
In addition to maintaining his active private plastic surgery practice, Dr. Galitz also passes his years of experience and wisdom to the next generation of doctors as Assistant Professor of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Miami School of Medicine, Department of Head and Neck Surgery. In addition to his regular Miami office work, Dr. Galitz is the author of many publications and recipient of a variety of awards related to excellence in teaching.
Dr. Galitz has a graduate degree in sculpture and painting from the University of Maryland and is an active artist. Having spent years in art school and continuing to work in drawing and sculpture, Dr. Galitz’s artistic hand and eye translate well into his plastic surgery procedures. Much of the artwork in the patient waiting area of Aventura Plastic Surgery is by Dr. Galitz.
If you have been seeking a top-rated doctor who offers professional plastic surgery near you look no further. Contact Dr. Galitz’s Miami-based plastic surgery office today to set up an initial consultation.
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