Dr. Edward Ricciardelli, MD

Dr. Edward Ricciardelli, MD

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Edward Ricciardelli, MD is a plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Hampstead, NC and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University of Virginia / Main Campus in 1985 and specializes in plastic & reconstructive surgery, facial plastic & reconstructive surgery, and more.Read his story

14057 US Highway 17 N Ste 130

Hampstead, NC 28443

Contact Information

(910) 794-5355

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MedCost
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Wound Repair
very high
more than 95% of peers
more than 82% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
more than 74% of peers

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Dr. Ricciardelli's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ricciardelli "Dr Ricciardelli is one of the most highly trained plastic surgeons in the country. He is the only plastic surgeon in the area who is board certified in both head, neck, and facial surgery and plastic surgery. He has been performing facial surgery for over 29 years. During that time he has taught and trained other plastic and facial surgeons, lectured around the country, given courses on facial surgery, and cared for thousands of surgical patients. He has been selected for America's Top Plastic Surgeons since 2004. No fees have been paid for his inclusion. Dr. Ricciardelli is known for his artistry and skill in creating a natural look. He has led the way in the concept of restoring facial volume.For over ten years, he has lectured on volume restoration using fillers and surgery. "It's important that you don't look like you've had plastic surgery. The goal is to be a more confident version of yourself," says Dr. Ricciardelli. He will guide you through the consultation process so that you have a greater understanding of the possibilities. His primary objective is to develop a plan that meets your goals. "I have found that most patients have very realistic goals and expectations. My goal is to meet and exceed those expectations," says Dr. Ricciardelli. With expertise in all areas of plastic and reconstructive surgery, Dr. Ricciardelli specializes in cosmetic surgery of the face, neck, eyes and nose. He also performs body contouring surgery and breast augmentation."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ricciardelli "There is no substitution for experience and understanding when you are considering plastic surgery. No two people are alike and Dr. Ricciardelli's approach to your surgery will depend on the degree of changes you desire.

Every patient is different in their expectations and anatomy. Your desires will be discussed at your consultation and all options will be explored in depth. Dr. Ricciardelli will make recommendations to fit your lifestyle.

Every cosmetic surgery patient receives a personal phone call after surgery from Dr. Ricciardelli."

3  Specialties

  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

51  Conditions Treated

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gigantomastia
  • Glaucoma
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lipomas
  • Melanoma
  • Migraine
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Psoriasis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Retina Diseases
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
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35  Procedures

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Earlobe Repair
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Liposuction
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Skin Grafts
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • University of Virginia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University of Virginia / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Virginia Mason Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University of Virginia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University of Washington
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Virginia Health System
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ricciardelli has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ricciardelli's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ricciardelli to family and friends
37 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (37)

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Dr. Ricciardelli's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Ricciardelli Says:

Thank you so much for taking the time today to post a review. Our practice places a great deal of value on patient reviews and often they are shared via email with the staff. After all, your patient experience is a reflection of how well we are able to meet your needs and expectations. Great reviews reaffirm our efforts to place your care above anything else that is required of us daily. In the unlikely event you are not happy with the


Patient Comments (4)

I had two surgeries with Dr. Ricciardelli. A mommy makeover (tummy tuck, breast lift, & augmentation) and a breast implant revision. Both surgeries, Dr. R made me feel comfortable and at ease. His staff is amazing too! I felt like I was treated like family. They truly care about the patients...more
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I needed a procedure done and was satisfied with the procedure.
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I have just had my second Fraxel treatment with Jennifer Ballard, Dr Ricciardelli's licensed Aesthetician. I cannot say enough say good things about her. Her professional approach to her job is phenomenonal. She answers all questions and gives plenty of information and sends you home with what...more
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Dr Ricciardelli and his staff were wonderful from beginning to the end. My procedure was performed beautiful ly could not have asked for better results.
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