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"The Top 10 Miami Plastic Surgeons as
Voted by Their Peers"
These Top 10 Miami Plastic Surgeons have earned the top
awards in Plastic Surgery and are truly the Best of the Best
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Dr. Charles Messa

Dr. Messa is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon who has devoted his career to
helping others through cosmetic plastic surgery. He is a dedicated physician
whose greatest satisfaction comes from seeing the effect his work has on
helping patients look and feel better. His warm and compassionate
mannerism enables patients to feel more comfortable and secure as they
experience the benefits of plastic surgery.

Dr. Messa completed his undergraduate education at LaSalle University
where he graduated magna cum laude, and was a scholar athlete and
Rhodes Scholar nominee. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the
Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine.

He subsequently completed general surgery training at the University of
Massachusetts Medical Center, receiving honors as an outstanding surgical
resident and teacher. He then completed training in Plastic and
Reconstructive Surgery at the prestigious University of Pennsylvania Medical
Center. Dr. Messa has attained dual Board Certification by both the American
Board of Surgery and the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He is a member
of many regional and national medical societies. His academic accolades
also include numerous publications with national and international
presentations in many areas of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Credentials You Can Trust

Certifications
• American Board of Plastic Surgery
• American Board of Surgery
• Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Professional Memberships
• American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
• American Society of Plastic Surgeons
• Fellow, American College of Surgeons
• Aesthetic Society Education and Research Foundation
• American Society of Laporendoscopic Surgeons
• American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
• American Medical Association, Recipient Physicians Recognition Award
• Florida Society of Plastic Surgeons
• Florida Medical Association
• Broward County Medical Association
• Lipoplasty Society of North America
• Liquid Facelift Association

The plastic surgeon who other physicians and their families choose for their
cosmetic procedures is Dr. Charles Messa. He is renown in the field of
cosmetic plastic surgery with patient referrals from many different states
across the United States, Canada, the Bahamas, Carribean Islands and
Europe.

Patients who are seeking exceptional results choose Dr. Messa. He provides
only the highest quality services and products coupled with compassionate,
attentive, expert care. Dr. Messa has extensive, specialized training and years
of experience in the field of cosmetic plastic surgery. He is committed to every
patient’s utmost satisfaction and he provides the highest quality of patient
care to achieve each person’s individual appearance goals. Dr. Messa
and his staff are dedicated to ensuring that each patient is treated with
compassionate, attentive care that ensures their safety, well-being, and
ultimate satisfaction with their results.

Dr. Messa was voted Best Plastic Surgeon by Weston Gazette readers in 2007
and Weston Cosmetic Surgery Center received the 'Best of Weston' award by
the U.S. Local Business Association in 2008 and 2009. He has been selected
as one of "America's Top Surgeons" by the Consumers' Research Council of
America multiple times. He was most recently voted Best Plastic Surgeon
2010, by the readers of Our City Weston Magazine.
Charles A. Messa, III, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery

Weston Medical & Professional Campus
2823 Executive Park Drive,
Weston, FL 33331
954.659.7760    
877-250-8117
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Dr. Ramiro Morales

Receiving his medical degree from the University of South Florida College of Medicine in 1989, Dr
Morales then went on to the University of Illinois in Chicago where he completed 8 years of
residency training both in General Surgery and in Plastic Surgery. He then returned to Florida to
establish his practice as a Plastic Surgeon.  He has served as Vice Chief of Surgery at Memorial
Hospital West in Pembroke Pines.

Dr. Morales currently has a solo Plastic Surgery practice in South Florida with his office in Miramar,
Florida.  He performs all his surgical procedures at Memorial Same Day Surgery Center West,
Memorial Hospital West in Pembroke Pines and Memorial Hospital Miramar, all state of the art
surgical facilities located within 5 miles of his office.

Dr Morales has been a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon by the American Board of Plastic Surgery
since 1999 and proudly displays the “symbol of excellence� as a member of The American
Society of Plastic Surgery.  He is also a member of the Lipoplasty Society, Fellow if the American
College of Surgeons and Candidate Member of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
He has been recognized by Who’s Who Among American Professionals, has been featured in
DRW Magazine as well as Viva Magazine.  Currently Dr. Morales is in the process of filming and
editing for his part in the upcoming feature film “Latin Heroes!� He and his office staff take
pride in taking care of each patient as individuals, assessing every ones needs and desires, to
create the best treatment plan for each patient. Dr. Morales diligently maintains his CME
requirements and regularly attends national meetings such as The American Society of Plastic
Surgery Meeting, The QMP Symposium as well as other National Cosmetic Surgery meetings in
order to keep up with the latest surgical techniques and skills.

Dr. Morales’s practice is now dedicated to cosmetic surgery, employing the latest state-of-the-
art surgical techniques in Breast augmentation, reduction and lifting, abdominoplasty (tummy
tuck), body sculpting as well as facial cosmetic surgery.  Dr. Morales also has an extensive
experience with patients who both from Bariatric type surgery or by natural means have lost
massive amounts of weight and desire numerous procedures to correct the skin excess issues
such as body lifts, arms and thigh lifts, “bra-line� lifts, breast lifting, augmentation and
reduction as well as face and neck lifting.

Dr Morales works both with saline and silicone implants both according to the patients desires
and to his surgical recommendations. He has performed thousands of Breast augmentations and
reductions employing the latest and most time tested techniques.  He is also an investigator in the
on-going Silicone Breast Implant Post market trials.  He is very comfortable with revisional breast
surgery and has significant experience taking care of patients who may have had their surgical
procedure either in another part of the country or even outside of the United States.  He always
makes the utmost effort to communicate with the patients both to understand their desires and
expected results, but also and as importantly to give the patients realistic expectations if their
surgical outcomes.

Dr Morales and his office staff are all bilingual in English and Spanish to be able to better
communicate with his numerous Hispanic patients.  Dr. Morales also speaks French, allowing his
patients to feel more at ease with the whole surgical experience.
Ramiro Morales, M.D.
12600 Pembroke Road, Suite 306
Miramar, FL 33027
Ph: (954) 450-6594
Toll Free: (855) 639-2639

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Dr. Constantino G. Mendieta

Miami plastic surgeon Dr. Constantino G. Mendieta is reputable for providing
individuals with enhanced appearances through face, breast, and/or body
contouring procedures. He and his staff strive to deliver excellent, personalized
service to every patient interested in improving his or her look with the help of plastic
surgery. Dr. Mendieta’s extensive background as a leader in the industry
attracts individuals from various areas throughout the world; his clientele is diverse in
age, region, and culture.

Dr. Mendieta has had an appreciation for the art of plastic surgery since he was a
child. After observing the work of his uncle, a plastic surgeon, and seeing how he
would reconstruct the disfigured faces of war victims, Dr. Mendieta’s direction
turned towards plastic surgery during an early age. Thereafter, with many years of
education and training under his belt, he began to establish himself as a plastic
surgeon in Miami, FL. Today, Dr. Mendieta is a highly qualified Miami plastic
surgeon, serving local, national, and international clientele. With board certification
from the American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS), he is a member of the American
Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) as well as the American Society for Aesthetic
Plastic Surgery (ASAPS).

Dr. Mendieta has been named one of America’s Top Surgeons for five years in a
row by the Consumer Research Council in America. Our Brazilian butt lift surgeon
also lectures around the world, sharing the effective method behind his signature
butt enhancement technique, the "Highlight Liposculpting and Lipo Fat Transfer" 3-D
approach. Dr. Mendieta has also appeared in the media several times, including
television networks such as
CNN, and programs like "The Doctors," and "Access
Hollywood
."

Whether a prospective patient is seeking a Miami plastic surgeon to narrow his or
her nostrils or better define the eyelids, Dr. Mendieta will improve upon the
individual’s looks while preserving their natural, cultural beauty. Dr. Mendietaâ
€™s meticulous skills allow him to provide everyone, including ethnic plastic surgery
patients, with aesthetically pleasing, natural-looking results. Feel free to view patient
results in Dr. Mendieta’s before and after plastic surgery
photo gallery.

If you are seeking a skilled plastic surgeon in Miami, you can call the office of Dr.
Mendieta and schedule an initial consultation. Please do so by calling (305) 860-
0717.
Dr. Constantino G. Mendieta
2310 & 2320 South Dixie Hwy
Miami, FL 33133
Main Office Phone:
(305) 860-0717
Office Fax:
(305) 860-0769

Website
Schuster Plastic Surgery
1905 Clint Moore Road
Suite 101
Boca Raton, FL 33496
(561) 912-9191

Website
Dr. Steven Schuster

Board Certified Plastic Surgeon servicing West Palm Beach, Boca Raton, Fort
Lauderdale, and surrounding areas.

Outstanding Education & Professional Credentials
"My extensive training and experience mean that my patients can trust me to make
decisions which are surgically and aesthetically sound."

Board Certified, The American Board of Plastic Surgery
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Medical Executive Committee, Delray Community Hospital
Credentials Committee, Delray Community Hospital and West Boca Raton Medical
Center
Member: American Medical Association, American Society of Plastic and
Reconstructive Surgeons, Florida Medical Association, Florida Society of Plastic
Surgeons, Southeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, Palm Beach and Broward
County Plastic Surgery Societies, Plastic Surgery Education Foundation

High Distinction Among His Professional Peers
"At this point in my career I've done thousands of surgeries to perfect my
finely-tuned surgical skills. But it's not enough to be skilled; it's essential to keep up
with the latest advances in plastic surgery through continuing education courses.
That's what my patients desire and expect! And that's why I continue to work with so
many professional organizations."

Chief of Surgery, Delray Community Hospital, 1991-1992
Vice Chief of Surgery, Delray Community Hospital, 1990-1991
Administrative Chief Resident in Plastic Surgery, Albert Einstein and Montefiore
Hospitals, New York City, 1985-1986
Burn Fellow, Bronx Municipal Hospital, Burn Center, New York City, 1985
Administrative Chief Resident in General Surgery, University Hospital, Newark, NJ,
1983-1984
Head and Neck Fellow, University Hospital, Newark, NJ, 1982-1983
Resident in General Surgery, University Hospital, Newark, NJ, 1979-1983
Doctor of Medicine, New Jersey Medical School, 1979

Committed to Community Service
"I stay active in the community because I meet such wonderful people. I feel like I'm
able to make a real contribution and give something back to the community where I
work and live. It's very rewarding."

Member: Boca Raton and Delray Beach Chambers of Commerce, Boca Raton
Museum of Art, Children's Museum of Boca Raton, Young Leadership Division of
South Palm Beach County Federation, Miamonides Society, Physician Advisor - The
Fitness Center at St. Andrews, Y-Me Physicians Advisory Panel
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Yoav Barnavon, M.D.

Plastic Surgery Specialists of South Florida
1150 N. 35th Ave. | Ste. 550 | Hollywood, FL 33021 |
954-987-8100

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Yoav Barnavon , M.D., F.A.C.S.

Dr. Barnavon is board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, a Fellow of the American
College of Surgeons and a member of many professional medical societies. He has received
numerous awards for his research, including a biomedical research grant from the National
Institutes of Health.

Dr. Barnavon received his medical doctorate in 1984 from McGill University in Montreal, Canada,
after earning two undergraduate degrees from the University of Florida in Gainesville. He
completed his post-graduate training in general surgery at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami
Beach, FL, and in plastic surgery at The University of Texas in Houston.

Professional memberships:

American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Southeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons
Past President, Florida Society of Plastic Surgeons
Past President, Broward County Society of Plastic Surgeons
Miami Society of Plastic Surgeons
American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery
American Association for Hand Surgery
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
American Medical Association
Florida Medical Association
Broward County Medical Association