Dr. Ruth Hillelson, MD

Dr. Ruth Hillelson, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Ruth Hillelson, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Henrico, VA. She graduated from Harvard Medical School and specializes in plastic surgery.Read her story

9930 Independence Park Dr Ste 101

Henrico, VA 23233

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Southern Health Services (Coventry Health Care)
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Hillelson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hillelson "Born in Providence Rhode Island. Graduated high echool early as early admission to the Johns Hopkins University. Then finishing medical school at Harvard and engaged in published research while there. Training included craniofacial and maxillofacial fellowship at UVA. Certified by the ABPS. Extensive experience in reconstructive surgery and Nominvasive tchnology. Designated a special expert in radio frequency. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hillelson "Dr. Hillelson has extensive background in both cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. She has been successfully treating patients with a wide range of innovative medical techniques and technology. A renowned plastic and reconstructive surgeon who has practiced in Richmond since 1985, Dr. Hillelson is a native of Rhode Island and received her pre-medical education at Johns Hopkins University. She completed her medical school education at Harvard University."

1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

8  Conditions Treated

15  Procedures

  • Aesthetic Hand Rejuvenation
  • Belotero® Injection
  • Botox® Injection
  • CoolSculpting®
  • Dermabrasion
  • Dermal Filler
  • Fractional Ablative Laser Treatment
  • Fractional Non-Ablative Laser Treatment
  • Intense Pulse Light
  • Juvéderm® Voluma® Injection
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Thermage Radiofrequency Treatment
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Johns Hopkins University / School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University Of Virginia Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Johns Hopkins University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Of Virginia Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hillelson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hillelson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hillelson to family and friends
16 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Hillelson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Hillelson was amazing at explaining all the cosmetic options available. Her bedside manner is unbelievable and staff is always amazing.
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Dr. Hillelson did an amazing job! I had the thermage procedure on my forehead and eyes and I could really see a difference on my face. My husband saw a big change in my face! My eyes weren't sagging and I will recommend her to everyone! She is also very sweet lady and she definitely cares about...more
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