Finding Providers
loading

We found 5 plastic surgeons who accept BlueCare Essential Health S1451 near Venice, FL.

Dr. Matthew Joseph Bonanno, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
1295 Jacaranda Boulevard
Venice, FL
 

Dr. Matthew Bonanno practices plastic surgery. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Bonanno's clinical interests include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Bonanno studied medicine at American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine. In addition to English, Dr. Bonanno (or staff) speaks Spanish, Greek, and Italian. He is professionally affiliated with New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai (NYEE).

Read more

Clinical interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Pec Implants, Injectable Fillers, Cosmetic ... (Read more)

Hospitals affiliated with provider +
Dr. David Yan, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
540 The Rialto
Venice, FL
 

Dr. David Yan practices plastic surgery. His average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. These areas are among Dr. Yan's clinical interests: thigh lift, general reconstruction, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of SUNY Upstate Medical University. Dr. Yan's training includes residency programs at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Hospital, and Nassau University Medical Center. He is affiliated with Venice Regional Bayfront Health, Yale New Haven Health System, and Bayfront Health Port Charlotte. His practice is open to new patients.

Read more

Clinical interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Nose Reconstruction, Injectable Fillers, Cosmetic Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. Charles L Rodriguez, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
329 Nokomis Avenue South
Venice, FL
 

Dr. Charles Rodriguez's specialty is plastic surgery. These areas are among his clinical interests: eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Rodriguez attended New York University (NYU) School of Medicine and subsequently trained at North Shore University Hospital and Penn State Hershey Medical Center for residency. He is affiliated with Venice Regional Bayfront Health.

Read more

Clinical interests: Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Pec Implants, Injectable Fillers, Cosmetic Surgery, Breast ... (Read more)

No Photo
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
540 The Rialto
Venice, FL
 

Dr. F. Gahhos specializes in plastic surgery and practices in Venice, FL and Port Charlotte, FL. These areas are among his clinical interests: eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Gahhos takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. He graduated from the University of Athens Faculty of Medicine. He completed his residency training at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Dr. Gahhos is affiliated with Venice Regional Bayfront Health and Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Center.

Read more

Clinical interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Pec Implants, Injectable Fillers, Cosmetic Surgery, Breast Lift, ... (Read more)

No Photo
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
836 Sunset Lake Boulevard; Suite 103
Venice, FL
 

Dr. Ali Haas works as a plastic surgeon in Venice, FL. He is rated 4.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Haas is a graduate of the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Read more

Conditions / Treatments

Insurance

New Patients

Medicare Patient Age

Medicare Patient Conditions

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Medicare Patient Gender

Medicare Patient Insurance Eligibility

Additional Information

Distinctions

Foreign Language

Research

Online Communication

Patient Demographic

Practice Affiliation

Certifications

Fellowship

Medical School

Residency

Years Since Graduation

What is Plastic Surgery?

When you hear the words “plastic surgeon,” you might call to mind actresses with outlandish body proportions or aging stars with surreal facial features. Plastic surgery to alter appearance is referred to as “aesthetic” or “cosmetic” surgery. As is the case with celebrities, cosmetic surgery is often performed to change the appearance of a feature that a patient has always disliked, or to prevent changes from happening due to aging. However, cosmetic surgery can also restore appearance after an injury or illness -- when a medical condition leaves a physical mark that makes a patient look different, it can be very upsetting. Cosmetic plastic surgery gives patients more control over how they look.

But plastic surgery is about much more than changing someone's appearance. Plastic surgery is also about changing the form and function of the body, and often that means restoring what has been lost to injury or illness. A body part can lose its ability to function (meaning, for example, to move, grip, protect underlying tissues, or feel sensation) to many causes. Some common ones are burns, infections, injuries (e.g. from car accidents), illnesses (such as cancer), problems present from birth (such as cleft palate), or even scar tissue from previous surgeries. When plastic surgery is used to repair a damaged part, it is called “reconstructive surgery.” Reconstructive procedures restore the abilities of the patient so that they can use their body in as normal and healthy a way as possible.

Plastic surgeons are experts at safely moving tissue from one part of the body to another, using microsurgery techniques to reconnect the tiny blood vessels and nerves. They use these skills not only to improve appearance (cosmetic surgery), but also to repair damaged body parts (reconstructive surgery).