Dr. Leonard Tachmes, MD

Dr. Leonard Tachmes, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Leonard Tachmes, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Miami Beach, FL and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University in 1986 and specializes in plastic surgery and cosmetic surgery.Read his story

1410 20th St Ste 206

Miami Beach, FL 33139

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Dr. Tachmes' Experience

Dr. Tachmes' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Plastic Surgery
  • Board certified in Plastic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Tachmes' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Tachmes "Dr. Leonard Tachmes was born in Havana, Cuba and raised in Miami Beach. A graduate of Miami Beach Senior High School, he received his BS degree from Duke University, and his MD degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia. He completed a fellowship in Plastic Surgery of the Breast and Reconstructive Microsurgery at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in Manhattan; a residency in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Chicago Hospital; a General Surgery residency at Brookdale Hospital Medical Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., and an internship in surgery at the Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital in Cooperstown, N.Y."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tachmes "Dr. Leonard Tachmes specializes in aesthetic surgery of the face and body. His philosophy centers around providing excellent care and service to all his patients in a professional and respectful environment.

The Dr. Tachmes is Chief of the Department of Plastic Surgery at Larkin Community Hospital in South Miami.  "

2  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Brookdale Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University of Chicago Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tachmes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tachmes' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tachmes to family and friends
29 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

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Dr. Tachmes' 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

Patient Comments (15)

When it comes to doctor’s and people in general Dr. Tachmes is one of the best there ever is and/or will ever be... He always takes his time to professionally explain the procedures with pinpoint personal care and medical talent... his fees are fair and his follow up is Impeccable... it is without...more
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I've had several cosmetic procedures previously. My last procedure was a fat transfer with Dr. Leonard Tachmes. I had a wonderful experience. Dr. Tachmes was very informative before my procedure and my results actually exceeded my expectations. From now on there's only one plastic surgeon for me,...more
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I wanted to find someone who I can ask the Dr. advice and go slowly with my decision to try botox. I didn't want it to look obvious to friends and family, I just wanted to look refreshed. He listens and advices but is careful to make sure I am comfortable with my decision. His experience as a...more
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Dr. Tachmes is amazing, he listens to all your concerns and gives suggestions but doesn't try to convince you to get it all done in one visit. If you want to start off slowly he is the perfect Dr. to go to. My main goal was to make sure it wasn't obvious I had started doing botox, I just wanted to...more
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What I like best about Dr. Tachmes is that he listens to your individual needs and then follows through with what is discussed. He is confident in his skills and makes you feel comfortable while in his presence. He has always worked on the less is more side with me and that has been hard to find...more
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