The Top 10 Miami Plastic Surgeons as Voted by Their Peers
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.
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 patientâ€™s utmost
satisfaction and he provides the highest quality of patient care to achieve each personâ€™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
Weston Medical & Professional Campus
2823 Executive Park Drive,
Weston, FL 33331
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
Dr Morales has been a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon by the American Board of Plastic Surgery since 1999 and proudly displays the â€œsymbol 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 â€œLatin Heroes!â€� 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, â€œbra-lineâ€� 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
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
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
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. Mendieta'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.
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Dr. Constantino G. Mendieta
2310 & 2320 South Dixie Hwy
Miami, FL 33133
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Schuster Plastic Surgery
1905 Clint Moore Road
Boca Raton, FL 33496
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
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."
Dr. Silvia Rotemberg M.D.
7500 SW 87th Ave. Suite 201
Miami. FL. 33173
Dr. Silvia Rotemberg M.D.
Dr. Silvia Rotemberg M.D. is a cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgeon in South Miami, Florida.
She is board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is a world leader in her industry having worked at the highest levels of
plastic surgery, including the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic where she practiced for many years.
Dr. Rotemberg believes plastic surgery is both a science and an art. Dr. Rotemberg’s passion for aesthetics is demonstrated through her artistic
eye as well as a wealth of scientific know-how.
Through her focus on individualized procedures, efficient recovery, and organic results, Dr. Rotemberg’s plastic surgery South Miami office has
become a highly sought-after location for tasteful cosmetic and reconstructive surgery procedures.
ORGANIZATIONS AND AFFILIATIONS:
American Society of Plastic Surgery
Florida Medical Association
Baptist Health South Florida Hospitals
West Kendall Baptist Hospital
South Miami Hospital
Kendal Regional Hospital
Coral Gables Hospital
Operating Room Fires: Optimizing Safety. 2007 Innovator Award, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland OH
Leading in Health Care, 2009-2010. Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
Skin Excess 3D Cutter. 2012 Innovator Award, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland OH.
Dr. Mendieta In the Media
Dr. Daniel E. Careaga
Dr. Daniel Careaga is an award winning Plastic Surgeon practicing in Miami, Florida. He holds double board certification by
both the American Board of Plastic surgery and the American Board of Surgery. Dr. Careaga’s practice is dedicated exclusively
to aesthetic surgery and has gained international recognition for his results and his willingness to take on challenging cases. He
has won multiple awards for his outcomes and patient care nominated by both his patients and his peers including: “Top 10
Plastic Surgeons in Miami”, Vitals.com “Top Doctor” and HealthTap “Top Doctor”.
Dr. Careaga underwent seven intensive years of training with world renowned plastic surgeons and has since performed over
6,000 aesthetic operations in private practice with impeccable results. He is routinely sought after by the media for opinions on
current trends and new technology in plastic surgery. Dr. Careaga is known by his patients for his friendly demeanor and his
treatment of each patient as if he or she were a family member.
Dr. Careaga designed and constructed Careaga Plastic Surgery to be the most advanced Plastic Surgery Center in South
Florida. Each detail from architectural plans to employee training was designed with his patients’ safety in mind. Dr. Careaga
sought and received accreditation for Careaga Plastic Surgery from the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare
Organizations (JCAHO). The Joint Commission is the most respected accrediting body of health care facilities in the United
States. Careaga Plastic Surgery is the only plastic surgical facility in South Florida to have received the “Gold Seal” from
Meticulous attention to patient safety in design has brought surgeons from other parts of the United Sates seeking to replicate his
outcomes in the design of their own surgery centers.
Dr. Careaga is an attending Plastic Surgeon at Baptist Hospital Miami, Baptist South Miami Hospital and Coral Gables
305 Plastic Surgery Center
564 SW 42nd Ave
(Lejeune Road) Third Floor
Miami, Fl 33134
Dr. Adam Rubeinstein
Dr. Rubinstein is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He has trained with the world’s eminent surgeons at the forefront
of developing techniques for plastic surgery. He has served as Chief of Plastic Surgery for Jackson North Medical Center, a 382 bed acute
care hospital in the Jackson Healthcare System. Dr. Rubinstein is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of Surgery at NOVA
Southeastern University, and clinical faculty for the Cleveland Clinic Plastic Surgery Residency Program in Florida.
He has been newly appointed to the teaching faculty of the Florida International University (FIU) College of Medicine Department of Surgery.
He is the exclusive plastic surgeon for the Pritikin Longevity Center. Dr. Rubinstein currently serves on the editorial staff of the Aesthetic
Plastic Surgery Journal published by the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. He holds memberships in many prestigious
medical societies and associations, some of which are:
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons
The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
The American Society of Bariatric Plastic Surgeons
The Ralph Millard Jr., M.D. Medical Society & Education Foundation
A unique, all-inclusive holistic approach to plastic surgery.
A person undergoing a cosmetic surgery procedure is making a positive change in his/her appearance. Dr. Rubinstein believes this
improvement should include all aspects of his patients’ lives. With each and every patient Dr. Rubinstein strives to improve their quality of
health and well-being. To do that he utilizes a variety of products and services aimed at an overall improvement in how the patient looks and
feels. Each and every product and service recommended along with a surgical procedure is included at no additional cost because Dr.
Rubinstein believes strongly in the importance of treating the whole person – an approach called “Holistic Plastic Surgery.”
It is this Holistic approach that makes Dr. Rubinstein unique in the world of plastic surgery and a perfect match for the Pritikin Longevity
Center. He serves as the exclusive plastic surgeon at this well known center for wellness and longevity. Whether in his private office or at
Pritikin Dr. Rubinstein provides cutting edge care utilizing the most modern techniques with an old-fashioned style of caring.
Dr. Adam Rubinstein, MD, FACS
2999 NE 191st St.
Aventura, FL 33180
Dr. Leonard A. Roudner, MD FACS
Dr. Leonard A. Roudner is widely considered to be one of the most prominent plastic surgeons in the field today. He is renowned
the world over for his expertise in breast augmentation, having patients regularly fly in to his Miami, FL location where he has
been enhancing the appearance of countless visitors for over 25 years. During this time, Dr. Roudner has performed over 18,000
breast enhancement surgeries.
Born in Australia, Leonard A. Roudner M.D. is a world-renowned plastic surgeon who is highly recognized for his expertise in
breast augmentation & enhancement surgery. Having successfully performed thousands of breast augmentation procedures over
the past 25 years, Dr. Roudner has gained honors by his colleagues as well as the press for his outstanding excellence as a
plastic surgeon and his performance in breast augmentation. Due to Dr. Roudner’s expertise and excellence as a plastic
surgeon, he has been featured in several high profile publications including Haute Living, The Miami Herald and the San Diego
Tribune among others.
Dr. Roudner is a board certified plastic surgeon who is a member of the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
He is also a member of the American Medical Association, American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, a diplomat of the
American Board of Plastic Surgery and a member of the Greater Miami Plastic Surgery Association. Along with his certifications
in Plastic Surgery, he also holds several other certifications in Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Roudner is currently a staff member at
South Miami Hospital and Baptist Hospital. He also practices at the Aesthetic Surgery Center in Miami, a cosmetic surgical
center that was established by Dr. Roudner.
Dr. Leonard A. Roudner, MD FACS
550 Biltmore Way Suite 890
Coral Gables, FL 33134
Dr. Rodríguez-Feliz is a nationally renowned plastic surgeon at the prestigious Miami Plastic Surgery® group in South Florida. He specializes in cosmetic
surgery of the face and body. As a fellowship-trained oculoplastic and aesthetic surgeon, his particular expertise is in eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty) and facial
He has published numerous peer-reviewed articles in some of the industry’s top scientific journals, including Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery®, Annals of
Plastic Surgery, Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, and Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Dr. Rodríguez-Feliz and co-authors were honored with the 2015 Best U.S. Paper
Award by Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery®, the premier and most prestigious plastic surgery journal in the world.
Dr. Rodríguez-Feliz earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Massachusetts - Amherst and went on to receive a Doctor of Medicine from
the University of Puerto Rico, where he graduated with High Honors. His post graduate training included a residency in plastic surgery served at Albany Medical
Center in New York, as well as an Oculoplastic and Aesthetic Surgery fellowship with world-renowned plastic surgeon, Dr. Mark Codner, in Atlanta, GA. This elite
fellowship is one of the few in the nation to be sponsored by the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons.
Dr. Rodríguez-Feliz serves as a medical staff member in the Division of Plastic Surgery at Baptist Hospital of Miami, and South Miami Hospital. "Safety is my
number one priority in aesthetic surgery. This is why I only operate in an accredited outpatient surgical facility (AAAASF) with board-certified anesthesiologists."
A proficient author, speaker, and national educator, Dr. Rodríguez-Feliz is also involved in teaching Plastic Surgery to the next generation of doctors during their
surgical clerkship rotation. He holds a voluntary faculty appointment in the Division of Plastic Surgery at the FIU Herbert Wertheim School of Medicine in Miami,
Dr. Rodríguez-Feliz is often requested by local and national media to offer his expert commentary regarding plastic surgery trends and cutting-edge aesthetic
treatments. He makes regular appearances on networks such as Telemundo, Univision, NBC Miami, and CBS Miami.
Originally from Puerto Rico, Dr. Rodríguez-Feliz is fluent in both English and Spanish. He lives in Miami with his wife and two children. He spends his leisure time
with his family enjoying outdoor activities under the South Florida sunshine.
J. Rodríguez-Feliz, M.D.
Oculoplastic and Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Eyelid Surgery and Facial Rejuvenation Specialist
8940 N. Kendall Drive
Miami, FL 33176
Office: (305) 595-2969