Dr. David Halpern, MD

Dr. David Halpern, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. David Halpern, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in plastic surgery, plastic surgery of the hand, and more.

120 S Fremont Ave

Tampa, FL 33606

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • PHCS
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Halpern performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Wound Repair
very high
more than 98% of peers
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
very high
more than 93% of peers
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Halpern "Every patient deserves the best and most compassionate care possible. I strive to deliver this care to all patients in our practice. As a triple board certified plastic surgeon I have spent my entire career upholding the highest standard of care. Plastic Surgery is the fusion of art and science. With this philosophy we venture to help improve our patients, lives always with with safety in mind."

3  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand

3  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

26  Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hidradenitis
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Cancer
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Wrist Fracture

43  Procedures

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Arm Surgery
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Brow Lift
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dermabrasion
  • Dermal Filler
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Fracture Care
  • Gynecomastia Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Lift - Parts of the Body Other than Face
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Liposuction
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Maimonides Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Of Southern California
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Columbia Presbyterian
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • South Tampa's Best Plastic Surgeon, 2011
  • South Tampa's Best Plastic Surgeon, 2012
Media & Publications

Dr. Halpern has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Halpern's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Halpern to family and friends
25 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Halpern's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Excellent Doctor and staff. Highly recommend him. To the comments below but she’s cancer free NO MELANOMA. Surgeries are never convenient and they never run on time completely out of doctors control especially when a trauma comes to play.
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My daughter had a 9:00 arrival time for a 10:00 procedure to remove Melanoma from the middle of her right cheek. Dr. Halpern ended up doing the procedure at 5:00 pm- UNACCEPTABLE At the first follow up appt, he "removed the stiches," and at the second follow up appt he said, "Oops, I guess...more
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Too big for his britches. I rate him minus on chart. Zero follow up. No aftercare for regaining mobility in the joint he operated on. No way to get in touch with all drs at tgh Would NOT recommend halpern
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Dr H and everyone in his office are the absolute nicest and most caring and attentive medical professionals I have ever met! He is a man who does Gods work! Dr. Halpern has wrapped his arms around my family and given hope to us and our daughter in the darkest of days! We will forever be in debt to...more
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Been a patient of his for 10 years; breast cancer survivor. He performed breast reconstruction; excellent results. I have been impressed by his skill as a surgeon. His patient rapport is excellent; caring and compassionate. I highly recommend him.
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