Dr. Susan Buenaventura, MD

Dr. Susan Buenaventura, MD

General Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 59
Dr. Susan Buenaventura, MD is a general surgery specialist in Alexandria, VA and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med in 1988 and specializes in general surgery and plastic surgery.

5425 Duke St Ste 102

Alexandria, VA 22304

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Skin and Tissue Reduction
more than 81% of peers
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
more than 81% of peers
Breast Reduction
more than 75% of peers

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  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer


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.


  • Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Yale University School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Yale University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • U Nc Sch Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Buenaventura has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Buenaventura's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Buenaventura to family and friends
based on 11 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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Dr. Buenaventura's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
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Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Stafford, VA
I had explant with breast lift surgery by Dr. Buenaventura about 12 months ago and her skills are second to none. Did not encounter a single problem after the surgery and you can't see the scars. They had now turned the color of my skin and I feel like a million bucks! She is a gifted plastic...more
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in Alexandria, VA
I went to Dr Buenaventura for a breast reduction. She and the ladies who worked at her office always had a calming and caring attitude. My surgery went as close to perfect as anything done by humans can be. I don't know if Dr Buenaventura or the hospital (Alexandria INOVA Hospital) did this on...more
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