Dr. Michael S. Beckenstein, MD

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Specializes in Plastic Surgery • Male • Age 55

800 Saint Vincents Dr Ste 610
Birmingham, AL 35205
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Dr. Beckenstein's Experience

Dr. Beckenstein's Care Philosophy


  • Plastic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Cancer Surgery
  • Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Procedure
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Liposuction
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Plastic Cosmetic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgical Procedures
  • Revision Surgery
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Wound Repair
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Lipomas
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia

Background Check for Dr. Beckenstein

Malpractice Claims not available

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  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Awards & Recognitions


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Leading Providers Plastic Surgeons of the United States by Goldline Research, 2009
  • Alpha Omega Alpha - EVMS (Charter Member), 1987
  • Achievement Award for Academic Excellence in Surgery(Opsite) - SBMC, June 1992
  • American Cancer Society Life Saver Inspiration Award, 2006
  • BMW Ultimate Drive Local Hero Award, 2008
  • Who's Who in Upcoming Professionals, 1990
  • Sandoz Pharmacology Award - EVMS, 1987
  • Physicians Choice Award - AMA, 1990, 1993
  • Patient Choice by Castle Connolly, 2009
  • America's Top Surgeons by the Consumer Research Council, 2004, 2005
  • Best of Birmingham Plastic Surgery, 2008, 2009
  • Excellent Clinical Presentation: Resident's Competition - OVPRS, 1994
  • Herbert Schulte Award for Excellence in Surgery - SBMC, 1991

Media & Publications


Education & Training

Medical School

Eastern Virginia Medical School Of The Medical College Of Hampton Roads
Graduated in 1987

Internship Hospital

St. Barnabas Medical Center-General Surgery Internship
Complete in 1988

Residency Hospital

Case Western Reserve University-Plastic Surgery Residency
Complete in 1994
St. Barnabas Medical Center-General Surgery Residency
Complete in 1992

Fellowship Hospital

Aesthetic Surgery / Breast Reconstruction Fellowship
Complete in 1998
Atlanta Plastic Surgery, Pa-Breast Reconstruction Fellowship
Complete in 1995
Case Western Reserve University-Plastic Surgery Research Fellowship
Complete in 1994
Georgetown University Medical Center-Breast Reconstruction / Aesthetic Surgery Fellowship
Complete in 1995

Undergraduate Schools

Union College
Graduated in 1982

Languages Spoken by Dr. Beckenstein & Staff

  • English

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