David O. Smith MD, FACS
About the Practice
Dr Smith is Fully Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Practicing since 1985 he offers quality Facial Rejuvenation and Body Contouring. His patients access Twenty Two Years of Surgical Expertise and Medical Judgement. The practice is built arround our certified office surgery center. Selected special staff, instruments and equipment lets us do the very best cosmetic surgery with privacy and cost efficiency. We have fun making people happy.
Our mission is to efficiently provide the very ultimate cosmetic surgery possible. We enjoy working with the best people, instruments and equipment.
Our sole specialty is cosmetic plastic surgery of the facial area and body contouring. For many reasons we most comonly operate in our office surgery center. Office surgery avoids high hospital surgery center fees. You may find this especially cost effective for combined procedures.
Our Most Common Surgeries are: (1) Silicone or Saline Breast Implants or Breast Lift. (2) Liposuction and Tummy Tuck. (3) Balanced Facial lifts of the Neck, Cheeks, Eyes and Brow. (4) Combined repair of the tummy and chest after having children. (5) Body lifts with liposuction following gastric bybass or extreme weight loss. (6) Liposuction of the chest and abdomen or rhinoplasty in men.
Background & Certification
American Board of Plastic Surgery, 1986
University of Minnesota, Philosophy BA in 1972 and MD degree with Alpha Omega Alpha Honors in 1976.
Readers Digest International Fellowship, Madagascar, Africa, Spring 1976
University of Wisconsin, Surgery Residency completed in 1982.
University of Tennessee, Plastic Surgery Residency completed in 1984.
Houston Texas, Mecom Microvascular Surgery Center Fellowship, 1984 - 1985.
Private Practice at the Southdale Medical Building in Edina Minnesota since June, 1985.
Awards & Honors
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS)
Affiliations & Memberships
Fairview Southdale Hospital - Edina, MN
North Memorial Medical Center - Robinsdale, MN
Centenniel Lakes Surgery Center - Edina, MN
West Health Surgery Center - Plymouth, MN
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Minnesota Society of Plastic Surgeons
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. FACS
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
Treasurer Minnesota Society of Plastic Surgery
Consultations with Dr Smith are free and normally seen mornings the day you call or the next day. You may call 952-922-0895 to schedule a consult, ask questions or to get procedure fees.
Staff & Facilities
Since 1989 our in-office surgery suite has been fully AAAASF certified. 95 percent of cosmetic surgery is done in our office surgery facility. This lets us carefully optimize our staff, equipment, instruments, your privacy, your cost and your results.
Computer imaging avaliable
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