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Dr. Richard Anderson, MD is an ophthalmic plastic & reconstructive surgery doctor who practices in Salt Lake City, UT. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 43 years.Read his story
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This content was provided by Dr. Anderson "Dr. Anderson is an award winning internationally renown eyelid and facial plastic surgeon. He has been named to the "Best Doctors in America" and "The Best Oculoplastic Surgeon" in America by Good Housekeeping Magazine and Reader's Digest. He was named the Best Oculofacial Plastic Surgeon in America by Ophthalmology Times. Dr. Anderson was honored by the Multi-Specialty Foundation for Aesthetic Surgical Excellence with a Lifetime Achievement Award for greatest contributions to facial cosmetic surgery. He received another Lifetime Achievement Award in 2011 by the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He has been named "Best of the Beehive" by Salt Lake Magazine. Most recently he was honored by the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS) Outstanding Contributions Award. Dr. Anderson is a world renowned author and speaker. He has published over 300 scientific journal articles, over 100 book chapters, and 3 books on eyelid, orbital and facial plastic and cosmetic surgery. He has delivered over 1,000 papers at scientific meetings and has given many honored lectureships throughout the world. He is the founder of many modern day techniques in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the eyelids and face. He has performed surgery on many dignitaries including Kings and Princes around the world.He has been an Editorial Board member of 11 journals in the field, including Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery, Archives of Ophthalmology and Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He was one of the original Botox investigators with over 30 years of experience and a Board member for the Benign Essential Blepharospasm Foundation and Orbital Society. "
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Our doctors, medical technicians, and aestheticians are highly trained and well respected professionals in their individual fields of expertise.
We hope to see you in our state of the art Medical Aesthetic Center where you’ll receive the best of both worlds… a relaxing, results oriented treatment along with top notch medical care.
Our goal is to help your skin look its healthy best. We offer medical grade treatments and skin care products to help you achieve your aesthetic goals."
Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Blind Hypertensive Eye
Blind Hypotensive Eye
Blocked Tear Duct
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Ectropion of Eyelid
Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
Tear Duct Disorders
Visual Field Loss
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
Cosmetic Botox® Injection
Cosmetic Facial Surgery
Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
Dacryocystostomy or Dacryocystotomy
Excision of Chalazion
Extraocular Muscle Surgery
Laser Spider Vein Treatment
Mini Tummy Tuck
Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
Ocular Surface Reconstruction
Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
Plastic Cosmetic Surgery
Plastic Surgical Procedures
Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
Repair of Lid Retraction
Tear Duct Surgery
Wrinkle Reduction by Injection
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Roy J Lucille A Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
Medical School | Graduated 1971
University Ia Hosps Clins
Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
University Ia Hosps Clins
Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
Albany Memorial Hospital
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975
Ucsf Med Center
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1976
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
Dr. Anderson has no media or publications listed.
Memberships & Professional Affiliations
American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Fellow
American Academy of Ophthalmology, Fellow
American College of Surgeons, Fellow
American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Fellow