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Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez, Board Certified with over 20 Years Experience
Dr. Ricardo L Rodriguez has over 20 years experience as a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon. He trained at Tulane Medical School, Yale Medical School and Royal Marsden Hospital in London.Learn More
Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez, Board Certified with over 20 Years Experience
Dr. Ricardo L Rodriguez has over 20 years experience as a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon. He trained at Tulane Medical School, Yale Medical School and Royal Marsden Hospital in London.
Combining Science, Beauty, and 20 years Experience
Under the direction of Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez we combine science, beauty, and 20 years experience to give you the best possible cosmetic surgery result in our beautiful office and surgery center.
Customized Surgical Procedures
Dr. Rodriguez and his experienced staff will work with you to create a custom surgical plan to achieve the result you desire.
Many of our patients travel from other states and countries to have cosmetic surgery with Dr. Rodriguez. Our virtual consultation process is a convenient first step for out of town patients.
Stem Cells from Your Own Fat
The most exciting area of plastic surgery is the new techniques involving stem cell enriched fat injections. Dr. Rodriguez, a Yale trained plastic surgeon has been in practice for 20 years and has a decade of fat grafting experience.
December 11, 2013
I've been online writing this blog and producing videos for quite some time in hopes of educating patients who are considering cosmetic surgery. As such I've also been involved with online forums centered around plastic surgery topics. Perhaps the most comprehensive online portal for patients looking to gain first-hand knowledge and information about plastic surgery procedures is RealSelf. RealSelf.com got its start back in 2006 and first fell on… Learn More
October 20, 2013
I have been performing the Brazilian Butt Lift for almost a decade. With this procedure, I remove fat from unwanted areas with liposuction, and then reinject into your buttocks. Patients are now doing so much research , that I often get the question about how much fat is injected into the buttocks. To answer the question, I looked at my last 100 procedures to find out the average amount of fat which is injected per patient, per buttock cheek. Before… Learn More
September 13, 2013
A recent article in the Wall Street Journal highlighted a Korean Plastic Surgeon who is popularizing the so called Smile Surgery. MSN News also recently featured an article about smile surgery, called a "smile lipt," - a combination of the words "lip" and "lift." While this procedure may sound odd, there are definitely some patients who are good candidates for this procedure. I have performed this procedure, also known as the Corner Lip Lift in my… Learn More
June 20, 2013
Patients who call our office looking for breast augmentation information are usually also gathering total surgical cost prices as well as financing information. This week, our office did a little bit of secret shopping to find out what the average cost of a breast augmentation procedure is in Baltimore. Remember that breast augmentation Total Costs depend on whether you select Silicone or Saline Implants. When patients come into the office, most… Learn More
May 22, 2013
If you have been following along or reading any of my blog posts, you already know about my interest and passion for stem cells derived from fat tissue. Adipose Stem Cells are an abundant source of mescenchymal stem cells (MSC's), and provide tremendous promise for many types of injury and diseases. For the past 4 years I have been on an amazing journey that has brought me in contact with brilliant scientists all over the world, taught me new skills… Learn More
May 26, 2012
Thanks to all the brave men and women who risk their lives to protect our freedom! Above is the photo of Afghanistan troop TASMG (TAMP TF-11) in August 2011. Standing in the second row from the bottom left is Brian Plummer, husband of Molly Plummer, our Financial Coordinator here at CosmeticSurg. We extend our deepest thanks to the members and families of all who have served the US Military. Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez and CosmeticSurg Staff Learn More
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Dr. Ricardo L Rodriguez has been practicing Plastic Surgery for over 25 years. He has performed thousands of Cosmetic and Reconstructive cases over the course of his career. These cases have included breast reconstruction, replants of fingers after traumatic injuries, skin grafts on burn patients, as well as the full spectrum of cosmetic surgery. He is now in private practice in the Baltimore, Maryland area.
During his extensive medical training, Dr. Rodriguez completed two surgical residencies: General Surgery at Tulane University, and Plastic Surgery at Yale Medical School. Upon graduating from his Plastic Surgery residency, he was asked to join the Yale Plastic Surgery Faculty where he taught residents in training. After becoming Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery in 1991, he started a private practice in the Baltimore area. Dr. Rodriguez was elected President of the Maryland State Society of Plastic Surgeons in 2002. For over two decades, he has been active member of the ASPS, and now serves on the very prestigious ASPS Regenerative Medicine Task Force Team, which is ushering the new era of adipose stem cells to Plastic Surgeons. He currently serves as a Clinical Instructor at Johns Hopkins Plastic Surgery Department in Baltimore. Plastic Surgery residents in training at JHU rotate through his practice for their training.
Dr. Rodriguez' practice is now exclusively devoted to cosmetic surgery, performing unique procedures such as the Brazilian Butt Lift, Body Lift, Lip Lift, and Fat Transfer, as well as traditional procedures such as Breast Augmentation and Tummy Tuck. Dr. Rodriguez combines a love of technology and new surgical techniques with a high respect for the 'tried and true' plastic surgery techniques that have been practiced for decades. You get the best of both worlds!
Dr Rodriguez has a strong belief in patient education both in his practice and to patients who research topics online. In addition to writing about Plastic Surgery issues in his blog,he is a Founding Expert on HealthTap.com, a designated 'Top Plastic Surgeon' on RealSelf.com, and has a devoted following to his YouTube channel. Recently he was awarded a grant by the Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund to study Adipose Stem Cells. As a result of his research in Adipose Stem Cells, he is well connected in the Biotech community. You can see his connections at his LinkedIn profile and find Dr. Ricardo L Rodriguez on G+.
His Plastic Surgery practice and state of the art AAAASF accredited Surgery Center, are located near the I-695 Beltway in the Baltimore area, only 30 minutes from BWI (Baltimore-Washington International) airport.
Dr. Rodriguez performs cosmetic surgery procedures for many out of town patients. If you live outside the Baltimore area, you can start with a virtual consultation or a phone consultation to get started. Special office hours can be arranged to make it convenient for you. Please call the office at 410-494-8100 to speak with our patient coordinator to discuss your specific needs. We look forward to seeing you in our Practice, and helping you to look your best!