Dr. Michele Koo, MD

Dr. Michele Koo, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Michele Koo, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in plastic surgery.

333 S Kirkwood Rd Ste 203

Saint Louis, MO 63122

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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De Quervain's Disease
more than 47% of peers
more than 24% of peers
Breast Diseases
more than 19% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Koo "As a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon and a Member of the Aesthetic Society, I take pride in caring for each and every patient. I consult and examine each patient privately and individually with my medical expertise. Whether it is a skin issue, BOTOX, or breast surgery consultation, I personally examine and treat every patient with meticulous attention to detail. My philosophy is to render the safest and most appropriate treatment for my patients' requests. My office is extremely private."

1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

25  Conditions Treated

44  Procedures


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Stanford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Kansas
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Wash University Barnes Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Kansas
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Koo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Koo's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Koo to family and friends
66 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (66)

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Dr. Koo's 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 (14)

Many years ago Dr. Koo did my breast enlargement. I loved my results and have sent several friends to her. Now, I am having her do some liposuction on my lower abdomen. I am so excited.
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Abdominal scar revision and liposuction could not have gone more smoothly. I thought I wanted to do it in the office and Dr. Koo explained why we needed to go to the hospital. So much easier for me I realized as the date neared and I started to get nervous.
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Facial filler works great for me. After weight loss, I looked very gaunt. I felt like I needed to be blown back up. The lines by the side of my mouth were horrible. I had lines from my nose down all the way to each side of my chin. Two syringes, one for each side filled it in but looked very...more
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I am an anxious person by nature. The thought of a surgery was very overwhelming to me. I met with Dr. Koo several times before I really decided to have a breast reduction. The cost, time of work, pain, recovery ect was a lot for me to process. I made the leap of faith and only wish I would have...more
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Waited about 8 weeks for an appointment to see Dr. Koo. I knew I wanted her to do my surgery. I am very satisfied.
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