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Dr. Riou's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Riou "Dr. Riou specializes in aesthetic and reconstructive breast surgery and has performed several thousand augmentations since 1994 at his Lake Norman office. He also has performed over 1,200 breast reductions and over a thousand breast cancer reconstructions. Dr. Riou is Board Certified in both general surgery and plastic surgery and has privileges at all of the local hospitals in the greater Charlotte area. He has had consistently great reviews on internet surveys and has had no lawsuits after performing over 11,000 surgeries in the past 2 decades. "
This content was provided by Dr. Riou "Welcome to Riou Plastic Surgery Center, where we take a personal interest in helping you achieve the look that you desire. Our dedicated staff will do their utmost to make you feel at ease during your initial complimentary consultation and throughout your experience with us.
"Our objective is to provide our patients with highest quality medical care in the most affordable manner". Our outpatient surgical facility offers you the latest state-of-the-art equipment allowing safety, comfort and privacy to be at their highest. We are fully accredited by the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgical Facilities (AAAASF).
Dr. Riou, Lake Norman's first plastic surgeon, brings with him superb credentials from Yale University. He has had outstanding results, with extremely high patient satisfaction rates. His practice is dedicated exclusively to plastic & reconstructive surgery of the breast and body contouring (liposuction and tummy tucks)."
Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
Congenital Anomalies of Breast
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
Breast Lift Surgery
Breast Surgical Procedure
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Lesion
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for North Carolina.
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.
New York University
Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
New York University School Of Medicine
Medical School | Graduated 1987
New York University
Internship Hospital | Completed
Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
Long Island Jewish Med Center Albert Einstein College Med
Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
Yale University School Of Med
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
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Memberships & Professional Affiliations
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Dr. Riou's Reviews
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Riou to family and friends
based on 45 total reviews (32 with comments)
Likelihood to Recommend (45)
Dr. Riou's Performance
Explains condition(s) well
Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes
Overall Patient Satisfaction
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Riou to family and friends is 4.4 out of 5