Dr. Karim A. Benitez-Marchand, MD

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Dr. Karim A. Benitez-Marchand, MD

Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery | Male

State Of The Art Plastic Surgery 101 Ave San Patricio Ste 850, Guaynabo, PR 00968 Get Directions
(787) 620-4070

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Dr. Karim Benitez-Marchand is a Plastic Surgeon serving in Puerto Rico for more than 10 years. Dr. Benitez-Marchand is experienced...   Read More

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      • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
      • General Surgery

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      Education

      • Medical School
        University Of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus

        Graduated in 1993

      • Internship Hospital
        Tufts New England Medical Center In Boston

        Completed in 1994

      • Residency Hospital
        Tufts New England Medical Center,

        Completed in 1996

        University Of Illinois Hospital and Cooks County Hospital In Chicago

        Completed in 2001

        University Of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus

        Completed in 1996

      • Undergraduate School
        Loyola University Of New Orleans-B.S. In Biology

        Graduated in 1989

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      • Specializes in Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
      • Board certified in Plastic Surgery
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      Dr. Benitez-Marchand says...

      Dr. Karim Benitez-Marchand is a Plastic Surgeon serving in Puerto Rico for more than 10 years. Dr. Benitez-Marchand is experienced in Facelift, Chemical Peels, Breast Surgery and Reconstructive Surgery. 

      Hospital Affiliations

      • Ashford Presbyterian Community Hospital
      • Hospital Metropolitano San Juan
      • Hospital Menonita de Cayey
      • Hima/San Pablo Cupey Puerto Rico

      Professional Associations        

      • Colegio de Médicos y Cirujanos de Puerto Rico, August 1996 to present.
      • American College of Surgeons, 1998 to present.
      • Sociedad de Médicos Graduados de La Universidad de Puerto Rico, 2001 to present.
      • Massachusetts Medical Society, July 1993 to June 1994.
      • American Society of Plástic and Reconstructive Surgeons, 2006 to present.
      • Sociedad de Cirujanos Plasticos de Puerto Rico, July 2004 to present.
      • Asociación Médica De Puerto Rico January 2005 to present.

      Awards & Accolades        

      • Physician Recognition Award, American Medical Association, 1996-1999
      • Publications:
      • "Carotid Artery Thrombosis and Stroke After Blunt Pharyngeal Injury." The Journal of Trauma 42(3) 541-543, 1997
      • Neuropeptide-like Immunoreactivities and Carboxypeptide H Activity Associated with BovineBrain Clathrin Coated Vesicles." Neuropeptides. 28(6): 341-349, June 1995
      • Osteointegrated Implants in Craniofacial Rehabilitation: The university of Illinois Experience."Submitted for publication at The European Journal of Craniofacial Surgery

      Office Hours

      • Monday through Friday: 9.00 am - 6.00 pm
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      Dr. Benitez-Marchand says...

      • Brachioplasty / Arm Lift
      • Mastopexy / Brachioplasty - Upper Body Lift
      • Circumferential Abdominoplasty / Lower Body Lift
      • Post Massive Weight Loss
      • Thigh Lift
      • Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck)
      • Suction Lipectomy / Liposuction
      • Buttock Augmentation (Fat and Implants)
      • Breast Augmentation
      • Breast Lift (Mastopexy)
      • Breast Reconstruction
      • Breast Reduction
      • Rhytidectomy / Facelift
      • Neck Lift
      • Chin Augmentation
      • Ear Reshaping
      • Earlobe Repair
      • Brow Lift
      • Lips Enhancement
      • Skin Cancer & Reconstruction
      • Botulinum Toxins
      • Hyaluronic Acid
      • RADIESSE®
      • Autologous Fat Transfer
      • Chemical Peels
      • Skin Resurfacing & Peeling Methods
      • Lymphatic Drainage Massage
      • Skin Medica®
      • Areola Tattooing
      • Eyelid Surgery