Dr. Malcolm Rude, MD

Dr. Malcolm Rude, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
47 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Malcolm Rude, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in College Station, TX and has been practicing for 14 years. He specializes in plastic surgery, facial plastic surgery, and more.Read his story

Brazos Valley Plastic Surgery

2809 Earl Rudder Fwy S # 101

College Station, TX 77845
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Scott & White Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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Wound Repair
more than 87% of peers
Excision of Skin Cancer
more than 83% of peers
more than 75% of peers

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Dr. Rude's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Rude "Dr. Malcolm Rude is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree at Texas A&M University, Class of '93. He was a University Honors Fellow and was a Student Senator. He attended Texas Tech University for medical school. There he served as class Vice President and was elected as a Student Representative to the Texas Medical Association. Dr. Rude then went on to do his general surgery training at Scott and White Hospital in Temple, Texas. Following this, he accepted a Plastic Surgery residency position, under the direction of the former President of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. He completed an additional year as chief resident in Plastic Surgery with expanded clinical duties. Dr. Rude maintains a firm commitment to patient education and the advancement of plastic surgery. He has engaged in research at all levels of his education. He won the Senior Honor thesis award at Texas A&M. He went on to pursue research in medical school that led to publications in well-respected medical journals. During his three year plastic surgery residency, he conducted research in both cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery and presented his research at both state and national scientific meetings. Dr. Rude has special interest in breast and body contouring. He has attended numerous courses throughout the nation on the latest techniques. His extended training in general plastics has afforded him the ability to diagnose and treat a wide variety of disorders, including hand surgery, facial cosmetic surgery, and all the reconstructive techniques of modern plastic surgery. A dedicated and skillful surgeon, Malcolm Rude M.D. realizes that beauty is intensely personal. His recommendations and advice are the result of experience and thoughtful, professional judgment. He is committed to staying abreast of recent advancements and technologies, which keeps him and his techniques on the cutting edge of cosmetic surgery. Before prescribing or performing any surgery, treatment, or therapy, Dr. Rude meets with patients to educate them, discuss options and ensure informed decisions. Dr. Rude is married to Stacie Rude, Class of '92. They have been blessed with two children. When Dr. Rude is not doing plastic surgery he enjoys spending time with his family and golfing."
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9  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Facial Cosmetic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Cosmetic Surgery
  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery-Head & Neck

1  Board Certifications

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

11  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer

42  Procedures

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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.


  • Texas A&M University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Texas Tech Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Scott & White Hosp & Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rude has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rude's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rude to family and friends
51 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (51)

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Dr. Rude's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Absolute great experience! The customer service from the office team made it a great experience as well as the final out come of the procedure. Dr.Rude sold me with his professionalism, and his laid back demeanor. It’s now 3 months after the procedure and I’m still very pleased with the outcome....more
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Dr. Rude and his staff were amazing. I had a mommy makeover and the results exceeded my expectations. Recovery was was quick and with less pain than I had imagined. I highly recommend Dr. Rude and his staff!
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Dr. Rude is personable, thorough, and very relaxed with his patients. I would recommend him highly.
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I had an amazing experience with Dr. Rude and his staff for my breast lift surgery. The office is beautiful, staff is nice and Dr. Rude is pleasant and knowledgeable. My results, being only 7 weeks post op, are impressive. No need to go to Dallas or Houston!
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From my first appointment in 2014, Dr. Rude and his staff were knowledgeable, courteous and friendly. It took me two years of complications to receive my final reconstruction surgery in 2016 after cancer. Through five surgeries, Dr. Rude and his staff not only met my every need, but became part...more
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