Thomas J. Hubbard MD

Virginia Beach, VA, US
Thomas J. Hubbard MD

About the Practice

Practice Philosophy

Hubbard Plastic Surgery is committed to providing the highest quality, state of the art cosmetic surgery in a comfortable, friendly, and professional environment.

Practice Specialization

Hubbard Plastic Surgery provides a full spectrum of the most advanced techniques in plastic and cosmetic surgery including (but not limited to) facial surgery, breast augmentation, rhinoplasty, body contouring, skincare treatments and injectables.

Background & Certification

Board Certification

Dr. Hubbard is double board certified with the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the Board of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery.

Professional Background

Dr. Hubbard's education consists of medical school at the Washington University School of Medicine. His residency in Plastic Surgery was completed through Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago and his Otolaryngology residency was completed at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO. He maintained fellowships in Occuloplastic and Cosmetic Surgery with the Eastern Virginia Medical Center in Norfolk, VA and completed a General and Cosmetic Plastic Surgery fellowship in Wexham Park Hospital in Slough, England. He also obtained a bachelor of science degree from the University of Notre Dame and graduated Summa Cum Laude in 1979.

Publications and Presentations

Publications:
Hubbard T: Bridge Narrowing in Ethnic Noses. Annals of Plastic Surgery, Volume 40, Number 3, pg 214-218, March 1998.
Hubbard T: Letter to the Editor. Closed Correction of Convexity of The Lateral Crura. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, September 1998.
Hubbard T: Exploiting the Septum for Maximal Tip Control. Annals of Plastic Surgery, February, 2000.
Hubbard T: Evaluation and Management of the Long Nose, Dallas Rhinoplasty: Nasal Surgery by the Masters, Gunter, J., R. Rohrich, and W. Adams, eds., Quality Medical Publishing, St. Louis, 2002.
Hubbard T: Exploiting the Septum for Maximal Tip Control, Dallas Rhinoplasty: Nasal Surgery by the Masters, Gunter, J., R. Rohrich, and W. Adams, eds., Quality Medical Publishing, St. Louis, 2002.Hubbard T: Leave the Fat, Skip the Bolster: Thinking Outside the Box in Lower Third Nasal Reconstruction, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, November 2004
Hubbard T: 2 Chapters: Surgical Correction of the Long Nose and Exploiting the Septum for Maximal Tip Control, Second Edition Dallas Rhinoplasty: Nasal Surgery by the Masters, Gunter, J.R. Rohrich, and W. Adams, eds., Quality Medical Publishing, St. Louis, 2007
Hubbard T: More of a Good Thing: Time for More Time Outs, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, February, 2009
Hubbard T: "How Much to Rotate: 5 Years of Observations", Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, October, 2010.

Presentations:
1992 - Division of Plastic Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, "Rhinoplasty"

1993 - Division of Plastic Surgery EVMS, "Rhinoplasty", January 1993
Wexham Park Hospital, Berkshire, England, "Rhinoplasty", 1993
Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, EVMS, "Plastic Surgery in Russia"

1994 - Virginia Beach General Hospital Grand Rounds, "Nose Reconstruction", June 1994.
Operation Smile Participant Training Program, Norfolk General Hospital, "Nose Reconstruction", June 1994

1995 - Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons Annual Meeting, "Open Rhinoplasty Approach to the Difficult Revision Tip", June 1995
Operation Smile Participant Training Program, Norfolk General Hospital, "Nose Reconstruction", June 1995
Omni Waterside Hotel in Norfolk, "Surgical Supplies in the Third World", September 1995
Virginia Beach General Hospital Breast Cancer Support Group, "Breast Reconstruction", October 1995

1996 - Chapter #37 of The Association of Surgical Technologists, "Breast Reconstruction in the 1990's", March 1996
Virginia Beach General Hospital, Wound Closure Techniques Course, "Management of the Clean Traumatic Wound, June 1996
Operation Smile Participant Training Program, Norfolk General Hospital, "Nose Reconstruction", June 1996
Virginia Society of Post Anesthesia Nurses 14th Annual Conference, "Breast Reconstruction in the 1990's", October 1996

1997 - Association of Surgical Technologists 28th Annual National Conference, Washington, DC, "The Art of Rhinoplasty", May 1997
Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons Annual Meeting, Williamsburg, VA, "Bridge Narrowing in Ethnic Noses", June 1997
Operation Smile Participant Training Program, Norfolk General Hospital, "Nose Reconstruction", June 1997
Association of Surgical Technologists, "Breast Reconstruction", Virginia Beach, VA, September, 1997

1998 - Operation Smile Participant Training Program, Norfolk General Hospital, "Nose Reconstruction", May 1998

Speaking Engagements:
1999 - The 16th Annual Dallas Rhinoplasty Symposium, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Faculty: "Nasal Tip Surgery Panel", March 4-6, 1999
Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons Annual Meeting, Boca Raton, FL, "Powerful Predictable Tip Control with Septal Extension Grafts," June 6, 1999

2000 - The 17th Annual Dallas Rhinoplasty Symposium, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Faculty: "Nasal Tip Surgery Panel", Lecturer: "Endonasal Suture Manipulation" Lecturer: "Gortex in Rhinoplasty", March 2-4, 2000
American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Orlando, Florida, "Evaluation and Management of The Long Nose", May 12-17, 2000

2001 - American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Orlando, FL, "Skin-Fat Composite Grafts of the Nose: Better Cover and Contour," November 6, 2001.

2010- The Rhinoplasty Society National Meeting, Washington DC, "Advanced Nasal Tip Positioning Techniques", April 25, 2010.

2010- International Meeting of The American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Toronto Canada, "Advanced Techniques in Nasal Tip Positioning", October 2, 2010.

Awards & Honors

In 1998 the US Ambassador recognized Dr. Hubbard for donating medical supplies to the country of Sierra Leon in West Africa.

Awarded “Best of Hampton Roads 2011: Readers Choice” status by Hampton Roads Magazine

Affiliations & Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital

Society Memberships

Aesthetic Surgery Education and Research Foundation
Plastic Surgery Foundation
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
American College of Surgeons, Fellow
Rhinoplasty Society
The Double Boarded Society
American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Fellow
Operation Smile International
Children International
Medical Supply Rescue and Recycle, President
MISI- Matching Instruments to Surgeons International, President
Phi Beta Kappa

Your Consultation

Patients will meet with Dr. Hubbard during the consultation visit to discuss a treatment plan that specifically addresses their concerns. Dr. Hubbard takes time to educate each of his patients about the surgery they are interested in allowing ample time for questions and offering an in-depth explanation of the procedure.

Staff & Facilities

Surgical Facility

Dr. Hubbard operates in his own surgical facility, The Aesthetic Center. There are two operating rooms fully accredited by AAAHC meeting the highest standards of safety and sterility while maintaining privacy and comfort for his patients.

Computer Imaging

Digital computer imaging is available for some facial procedures. This advanced technology is a valuable tool in the decision making process.

Skin Care Products

Hubbbard Plastic Surgery also provides a full array of non-surgical techniques and treatments to enhance and refine one's skin. In addition to the injectible products such as Botox, Restylane, Radiesse and others, we also carry several product lines including Obagi, Biomedic, Skinceuticals, and the Pellevé System. Intense Pulse Light (IPL) treatments are also available to correct pigmented or sun damaged skin.

Languages Spoken

English with limited Spanish.

Payment Options

All major credit cards are accepted and financing is available.

Thomas J. Hubbard MD

329 Phillip Avenue,
Virginia Beach, VA, 23454, US

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