Dr. Howard Heppe, MD

Dr. Howard Heppe, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Howard Heppe, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Fredericksburg, VA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys in 1983 and specializes in plastic surgery.Read his story

3312 Fall Hill Ave

Fredericksburg, VA 22401

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  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
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more than 5% of peers

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Dr. Heppe's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Heppe "A Renowned Plastic Surgeon in Fredericksburg, Dr. Heppe was born in 1957 in Montclair, New Jersey and his family moved to Fairfax, VA in 1962. During high school, he competed on the gymnastics team and continued with the sport in college. He received his BA with honors from the University of Virginia and earned his medical degree there as well in 1983. He completed his surgical internship and surgical residency at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois, and his residency in plastic surgery at the Medical Center of Georgetown University in Washington DC. With the emphasis on cosmetic surgery at Georgetown University, he had the opportunity to train with outstanding leaders in plastic surgery. He also received instruction in drawing and aesthetic analysis."

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1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

10  Conditions Treated

  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer

9  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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 Virginia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Loyola University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Georgetown University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Loyola U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Heppe has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Heppe's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Heppe to family and friends
32 total reviews (20 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Heppe's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (20)

Can’t say enough about dr heppe and staff they welcomed me. Listened to me. End result is more than I could have asked for. Arm lift. Breast augmentation Beautiful work and it’s only 3 days post op. Please before you decide on a surgeon take the time to talk with dr heppe !
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I had a tummy tuck and I and my husband (and my grown daughter) are so pleased with my new look. I happened to have an excess of fat, mainly due to a cancer operation and subsequent sowing of my stomach that left fatty tissue in my stomach growing over the years. I am so glad that I made the...more
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Dr Howard Heppe performed a breast augmentation on me. I went to two other doctors but he was the one I felt most comfortable with. Extremely professional and knowledgeable. His staff is very kind and always there to answer any questions. The results i got are better than expected. Exactly what...more
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Dr. Heppe performed liposuction, tummy tuck, breast lift with augmentation on me in January 2017. I absolutely love the results! He was so kind, very professional, and l his office staff is great! I would highly recommend Dr. Heppe.
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I cannot speak highly enough of Dr. Heppe and his amazing team From his bedside manner to his surgical skills, he is undeniably the absolute best in the area I am currently 3 weeks post op from,a breast augmentation and am thrilled both with my results and the wonderful care I have received I would...more
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