Dr. Michael Edwards

Plastic Surgery
Las Vegas, NV
37 years experience male

Locations

Anson, Edwards and Higgins Plastic Surgery Associates

Las Vegas, NV

Address

8530 W Sunset Rd #130, Las Vegas, NV
Directions

Fax

(702) 822-2105

Insurances accepted

No Value

About

Bio

Dr. Edwards finished medical school and completed a 5 year General Surgery Residency in 1993 and a 3 year Plastic Surgery Residency in 1996 while serving in the United States Air Force. Dr. Edwards is very involved with the American Society of Plastic Surgery serving on various committees and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery also serving on multiple committees and currently the board of directors. Dr. Edwards opened his private practice in Las Vegas Nevada in 2003 after leaving the Air Force where his current practice primarily focuses on surgery of the breast and body with emphasis on revisional breast surgery. Dr. Edwards is married and has two wonderful grown children who are also working in the medical field.

Specialties
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Plastic Surgery

Doctor Q&A

118 Answers
43 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A female asked:
Dr. Michael Edwards
37 years experience Plastic Surgery
Basically : Basically if the surgical approach is only needed to remove excess skin and tighten the abdominal wall below the belly button, this is a "mini". If th ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Michael Edwards
37 years experience Plastic Surgery
Some : Some OB providers claim that an abdominoplasty can interfere with proper growth and development of a baby. I don't know that there is any literature t ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Michael Edwards
37 years experience Plastic Surgery
A : A mini-tummy tuck typically means that the abdominal wall only below the umbilicus is tightened and the lower abdominal skin is tightened as appropria ... Read More

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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
Feb 22, 2013
I always know that my patients will receive wonderful care when they are seen by Dr. Edwards. He is especially gifted when it comes to his performing breast augmentation procedures.
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Dec 16, 2012
Dr Edwards is thee best Plastic Surgeon in the valley! His bedside manner and detailed expertise made me feel very comfortable about my choice of a breast enlargement! His staff is amazing and so fri...Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Edwards is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine
Graduated 1988MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of California - Davis
Graduated 1984MD

Residency

David Grant Medical Center

Residency

David Grant Medical Center

Awards

Americs Top Doctor, Castle Connolly Medical
Seven Magazine, One of Las Vegas' Top Doctors
2011 Patient's Choice Award, One of America's Most Compassionate Doctors, Patient's Choice

Affiliations

American College of Surgeons
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
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