Plastic surgeons perform surgical procedures to sculpt the face and body. There are many reasons for wanting or needing plastic surgery, and often, more than one procedure is needed to attain the desired results. True plastic surgeons are medical doctors who have spent years of their lives learning about medicine, how to perform all forms of surgery, and then finished their training with learning the special techniques required in cosmetic surgery. Not all plastic surgeons are the same, and choosing the right Maui plastic surgeon needs to be done carefully.
Dr. Schlesinger has earned numerous accolades in his career; among them are:
- Dr. Schlesinger was first in his class in medical school.
- He has performed over 18,300 procedures as a plastic surgeon and has practiced as a plastic surgeon for 30 years in Hawaii.
- He serves as a visiting professor of surgery at the University of Oklahoma.
- He is a Board Certified cosmetic plastic surgeon, certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery since 1985.
- Dr. Schlesinger was named Hawaii Medical Association physician of the year in 2000-2001.
How to Choose Your Maui Plastic Surgeon/Cosmetic Surgeon
Dr. Schlesinger is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgeons (ABPS). ABPS certification requires more than six years of surgical training, with at least three years specifically in the area of plastic surgery. ABPS’ surgeons’ training and experience make them uniquely qualified to perform the highest standards of cosmetic surgery.
Experience, knowledge, and artistic skill should be demanded when choosing a plastic surgeon. Dr. Larry Schlesinger (M.D., FACS) has over 28 years of surgical experience in Hawaii. A former patient once noted of Dr. Schlesinger’s skillful hands that he is “an artist that went to medical school“. Dr. Schlesinger has shown time after time that he holds the artistry, ability, and skills required by a plastic surgeon of the highest caliber. Dr. Schlesinger has attained extremely high levels of patient satisfaction.
What Makes Dr. Larry Schlesinger a Good Choice as Your Maui Plastic Surgeon?
Since his plastic surgery certification in 1985 by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, Dr. Schlesinger has held to highest standard of surgical skills in Honolulu, Maui and on the Big Island. His professional honors he has earned include: being named by the Hawaii Medical Association a Physician of the Year in 2000 and from 2000-2001 and he served as President of Northwest Society of Plastic Surgeons in the last decade.
Patients interested in meeting with Maui Plastic Surgeon Dr. Schlesinger may contact us at our Maui clinic:
Maui Plastic Surgery Center
33 Lono Avenue Suite 305
Kahului, HI 96732