Dr. Michael J. Brucker, MD

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Dr. Michael J. Brucker, MD

Plastic Surgery | Male

Brucker Plastic Surgery 9850 Genesee Ave Ste 500, La Jolla, CA 92037 Get Directions
(858) 450-1776

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      4.8 based on 25 responses
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      DR. Brucker & his staff are so nice & made me feel very at ease . I get so nervous when I have any procedure done, so this is important to me . I`ve had a couple procedures done , they all turned out great ! My daughter also had a procedure done , helped her self esteem so much . I could never say enough good things about DR. Brucker & his staff .
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      Specialties

      • Plastic Surgery

      Board Certifications

      Why It Matters: Dr. Brucker's Board Certifications

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      • Plastic Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Breast Ptosis
      • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
      • Gynecomastia
      • Large Breasts
      • Lipomas
      • Localized Fat Deposits
      • Skin Aging
      • Umbilical Hernia
      • Wrinkles

      Procedures Performed

      • Abdominal Surgery
      • Abdominoplasty
      • Adult Reconstructive Surgery
      • Arm Surgery
      • Blepharoplasty
      • Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
      • Botox® Injection
      • Breast Augmentation
      • Breast Lift Surgery
      • Breast Reconstruction
      • Breast Reduction
      • Breast Surgical Procedure
      • Buttock Lift
      • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
      • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
      • Endoscopic Cosmetic Facial Plastic Surgery
      • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
      • Facelift
      • Facial Rejuvenation, Advanced, Laser
      • Hernia Repair
      • Juvéderm® Voluma® Injection
      • Laser Skin Resurfacing
      • Lift - Parts of the Body Other than Face
      • Liposuction
      • Neck Liposuction
      • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
      • Restylane® Injections

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        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1996

      • Internship Hospital
        Brown University School Of Medicine

        Completed in 1997

      • Residency Hospital
        Rhode Island Hospital Lifespan
      • Fellowship Hospital
        American College Of Surgeons

        Completed in 2010

        American Society Of Plastic Surgeons
      • Undergraduate School
        Willamette Center / Medical Department

        Graduated in 1991

      • Other Education
        American Society For Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
        • Compassionate Doctor Award from Vitals.com, 2009-2010
        • Patients' Choice Award from Vitals.com, 2008-2010
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • 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
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      Dr. Brucker's Care Philosophy

      Dr. Brucker considers plastic surgery to be an art form and takes an artistic approach to be able to shape and provide an appearance that his patients want. He believes the surgical plan needs to be individually tailored for that patient, and he utilizes surgical skill and an artistic eye to achieve excellent results. Consultations are in-depth and thorough, and we always strive to make our patients to feel comfortable and well cared for.