Dr. Christian Drehsen, MD
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Dr. Christian Drehsen, MD


Plastic Surgery | Male


Dr. Christian Drehsen, MD is a plastic surgery doctor who practices in Saint Petersburg, FL. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 47 years. Dr. Drehsen is affiliated with Bayfront Medical Center.

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Patient Reviews (5)
St Petersburg, FL |
I had my face done a year ago. Everyone thinks I'm 10 + years younger. I look totally natural. I'm so happy with my results.
St Petersburg, FL |
I can't emphasize enough how HORRIBLE my experience with Drehsen and his staff was. He botched my lip enhancement procedure so badly, it took me 4 months & a lot of time/money with other doctors to fix what he did to me. He used the wrong filler, "ran out" mid-procedure and made me buy 2 syringes, injected it in the wrong places around my mouth and cheeks (!?), unevenly & too shallow. I never healed until getting hyaluronidase from another Dr. to remove it. He only cares about money. Stay away!
in Clearwater |
Refresher lift left me with massive scarring around entire hairline, 2 scars on both sides of my neck from compression wrap being so tight that it pulled open skin and then took forever to close and heal on its own. I now have pixie ears which is a tell tale sign of a bad face lift. I have muscles that can be seen where the tension is so tight behind my ears that I can no longer where my hair up. I spend every day trying to conceal scars. I can no longer do water sports because it reveals all.
I went to dr Drehsen on referral. I explained I wanted. Tummy tuck. He and is staff pushed me into a Brazzlian butt lift and I am very unhappy with the results. It is not the goal I was seeking. You cannot understand him. His staff changes constantly. I wish I never had the surgery.
in Sarasota, FL |
Horrible results after liopsuction and breast lift performed by Dr. Dreshen. He performed the quickest, easiest and most expensive procedures he could on me. Unfortunately I was naive and eager for changes. It was a very unfortunate, tragic and life altering mistake. My experience was like going to a creepy used car dealership and taken for every penny by con-artists. Emotional trauma and deep regret is what I live with today...hoping to be able to fix this one day when I can afford it.
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Dr. Drehsen's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

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  •  Specializes in Plastic Surgery
  •  Board certified in Plastic Surgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Plastic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Large Breasts
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Laxity
  • Wrinkles


  • Medical School
    Free University Of Brussels / Faculty Of Medicine and Pharmacy

    Graduated in 1970

  • Internship Hospital
    Mount Sinai Hospital

    Completed in 1972

  • Residency Hospital
    J.H.E.P. University Of Florida, General Surgery, Chief Resident

    Completed in 1976

    University Of Louisville, Plastic Surgery

    Completed in 1978

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Louisville, Hand Surgery, Under Harold Kleinert, M.D.

    Completed in 1978

  • Undergraduate School
    Lovanium University

    Graduated in 1966

  • Other Education
    Educational Council For Foreign Medical Graduates

    Completed in 1970

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

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  • Plastic Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Buttock Lift
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Dermal Filler
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Facelift
  • Fat Grafting to the Breast
  • Follicular Unit Hair Transplant
  • Labiaplasty
  • Liposuction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Restylane® Injections