Dr. Gary Arishita, MD

Dr. Gary Arishita, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
(22)
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Dr. Gary Arishita, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from F Edward Hebert School Of Med in 1987 and specializes in plastic surgery and general surgery.

9635 Huebner Rd

San Antonio, TX 78240

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Reconstruction
very high
more than 91% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 91% of peers
Nipple Reconstruction
high
more than 78% of peers

Dr. Arishita's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Arishita "Dr Arishita and the staff of PRMA Plastic Surgery strive to provide top quality, personalized care and results beyond expectations for all patients seeking reconstructive or cosmetic plastic surgery. PRMA is one of the busiest breast reconstruction practices in the world, routinely welcoming out-of-state and international patients. We specialize in advanced breast reconstruction techniques that use the patient's own tissue to reconstruct a "natural", warm, soft breast."

2  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

8  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Pulmonary Disease

14  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Liposuction
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Plastic Cosmetic Surgery
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • University Of California At Davis / School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • F Edward Hebert School Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • David Grant USAF Medical Center Travis AFB, California
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center Lackland AFB, Texas
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery Louisville, Kentucky
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Arishita has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Arishita's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Arishita to family and friends
22 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Arishita's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Finding out you have breast cancer is hard but finding the right doctor is daunting. I couldn't have asked for a better surgeon to perform my breast reconstruction after my bilateral mastectomies. Dr. Arishita was kind, patient, professional and caring. His staff, especially Heather, made this...more
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Dr Arishita is very kind and a true artist when it comes to breast reconstruction. I got a new breast that looks and feels just like the other one, there were no complications or problems even though I had previously had radiation treatment for left breast cancer. No other plastic surgeons I...more
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Simply the best plastic surgeon. He is wonderful.
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Dr. Arishita and his staff are exceptional! He helped me get through a very difficult time with ease.
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Very pleased with the outcome of my reconstruction surgery. Dr. Arishita is very professional and very skillful with his work. I am very happy with the way he managed my surgeries and made sure I was happy with the outcome. Heather is also very nice and very responsive to all your needs. I...more
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