Dr. Richard Galitz, MD

Dr. Richard Galitz, MD

Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Richard Galitz, MD is a facial plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University of Maryland At Baltimore / Professional Schools in 1980 and specializes in facial plastic & reconstructive surgery and plastic surgery-head & neck.

18851 NE 29th Ave Ste 306

Miami, FL 33180

Contact Information

(305) 974-0505

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Galitz performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Squamous Cell Carcinoma
normal
more than 5% of peers
Excision of Skin Cancer
normal
more than 5% of peers
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
normal
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Galitz's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Galitz "Dr. Galitz is a dual board certified in Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. He completed a Special Fellowship through the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He maintains his private practice of 27 years in Aventura, FL. Plastic surgery is performed safely in our on site, state of the art surgical suite under local anesthesia. Dr. Galitz also holds a Masters Degree in Art & Sculpture."

2  Specialties

  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery-Head & Neck

2  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Plastic Surgery & Facial Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

10  Conditions Treated

60  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Brow Lift
  • Carbon Dioxide Laser Skin Resurfacing Treatment
  • Chemical Peel
  • Chin Implant
  • Cosmetic Facial Implant Surgery
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Cosmetic Laser Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Dermal Filler
  • Dysport Injection
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Earlobe Repair
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Facial Peel
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Facial Rejuvenation, Advanced, Laser
  • Facial Surgery
  • Fractional Ablative Laser Treatment
  • Hair Transplants
  • In-Office Skin Procedure
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Juvéderm® Voluma® Injection
  • Laceration Repair
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Lash Enhancer
  • Lesion Removal
  • Liposuction
  • Melanoma Removal
  • Mini Fift
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Neck Lift
  • Neck Liposuction
  • Non-Surgical Facelift
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Oculoplastics
  • Plastic Cosmetic Surgery
  • Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
  • Skin Cancer Tumor Treatment
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin Lesion Removal
  • Skin Procedures
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Surgery
  • Stitches
  • Suture Soft Tissue Wound
  • Wrinkle Removal
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.

Education

  • University of Maryland At Baltimore / Professional Schools
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • University of Maryland At Baltimore / Professional Schools
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • College of Physicians & Surgeons
    Other Education | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Galitz's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Galitz to family and friends
22 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Galitz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Galitz conducted a revision rhinoplasty on the tip of my nose to remove a small bump from a cartilage graft. He conducted the procedure under local anesthesia and I only took valium beforehand. It was perfect. My nose now looks great and it was exactly what I hoped for. Dr. Galitz did the...more
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Awful results and terrible bedside manners. Save yourself a lot of money and headaches, and go elsewhere. Do your research and don't believe everything he tells you, despite how experienced he may sound, the catchy ads, the promises, or the pictures of "other patients" he shows you. Evidently, he...more
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I was very impressed with Dr.Galitz! This was the first time I have undergone plastic surgery. My upper eyelids were drooping and made me feel unattractive!After my blepharoplasty I feel like a new woman! The doctor explained everything that he would do and made me feel very comfortable.He is a...more
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