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Dr. Brucker is a skilled La Jolla plastic surgeon with more than 15 years in practice. Combining both technical expertise and an artist's intuition for aesthetics, he provides patients with the natural-looking and beautiful changes they seek. In Dr. Brucker's care, you can expect a high level of individualized attention and his personal investment in not only meeting, but exceeding your expectations. He founded his practice on the premise that offering patients more time in direct consultation, detailed information about their options, and a greater focus on their comfort creates the best results and the best patient experience. Based on a track record of excellent outcomes and a practice that is driven by referrals from happy patients, this approach has been proven most successful. Dr. Brucker is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He is a member of the San Diego Society of Plastic Surgeons and the former Medical Director and present Board Member of Fresh Start Surgical Gifts. He is a Fellow of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and the American College of Surgeons.
Dr. Brucker's 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
This content was provided by Dr. Brucker "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."
Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
Congenital Anomalies of Breast
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Localized Fat Deposits
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Adult Reconstructive Surgery
Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
Breast Lift Surgery
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cosmetic Facial Surgery
Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
Endoscopic Cosmetic Facial Plastic Surgery
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Facial Rejuvenation, Advanced, Laser
Juvéderm® Voluma® Injection
Laser Skin Resurfacing
Lift - Parts of the Body Other than Face
Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
Skin and Tissue Reduction
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for California.
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.
Willamette Center / Medical Department
Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
Medical School | Graduated 1996
Brown University School Of Medicine
Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
Rhode Island Hospital Lifespan
Residency Hospital | Completed
American College Of Surgeons
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010
American Society Of Plastic Surgeons
Fellowship Hospital | Completed
American Society For Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Other Education | Completed
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
Compassionate Doctor Award from Vitals.com, 2009-2010
Patients' Choice Award from Vitals.com, 2008-2010
Media & Publications
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