Dr. Matthew Stanwix

Plastic Surgery
Richmond, VA
18 years experience male

Locations

Richmond Plastic Surgeons

Richmond, VA

Address

Richmond, VA
Directions

Practice website

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Anthem BC Life & Health Insurance Company

About

Bio

Dr. Stanwix comes from an exceptional educational pedigree, including Ivy League education, and performed his plastic and reconstructive surgery training at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. He performs plastic, reconstructive, maxillofacial, and cosmetic surgery in Richmond, Virginia. Please visit the website at www.drstanwix.com for full information about Dr. Stanwix.

Specialties
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Plastic Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

10 Answers
3 Agrees
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Stanwix
18 years experience
It depends: Plastic surgery recovery depends on the type of surgery you are having and how extensive it needs to be. A fully trained plastic surgeon that knows a... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matthew Stanwix
18 years experience
Careful eye: Moles and mention are by definition separate. Most people are born with moles while lentigo lesions are sunspots. Keep a careful eye on moles by makin... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Stanwix
18 years experience
Normal : In terms of activity you should be back to normal with no restrictions. Your breasts may still be slightly numb and sore. Your scars may being more re... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Stanwix
18 years experience
Takes time : Swelling after fat transfer and liposuction can take 6 months or more to really calm down. A lot of the improvement will happen by 3 months but you re... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Matthew Stanwix
18 years experience
Tough : Dark circles around the eyes are difficult to deal with. There are some lasers that a good, surgical fat grafting from a plastic surgeon can help too... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Stanwix
18 years experience
Remember ABCDE: Enlarging and changing moles can be worrisome and may indicated skin cancer. In particular, this may represent the start of melanoma. It should alwa... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Stanwix
18 years experience
Yes : Depending on what type of wound you have and how clean it is, wound vac machines work extremely well . If your doctor thinks you are ready for a wound... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Stanwix
18 years experience
Fairly quick : It depends on which of the dissolving stitches your surgeon used but for the most part they fall out at about 2 weeks for the ones i use. You me docto... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Stanwix
18 years experience
Seek plastic surgeon: Children born with a growth around their pinky may have an 'extra' digit. There are many forms of extra digits from full fingers to just a little bit... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Stanwix
18 years experience
Safety: Breast reduction surgery is not to be taken lightly. You should find a fulyl trained palstic surgeon to discuss all the risks with you. However, bre... Read More
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Testimonials
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Recommendations
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Thank you notes
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. stanwix is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. stanwix is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Your answer was very helpful, thanks! Only want one size natural-3kids grown and loose love handle/tumypouch
HealthTap member
I appreciate your time and see that I need to have it looked at.
HealthTap member
We have an apt with a Ortho surgeon thank u so much for ur reply

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Dartmouth Medical School, NH
Graduated 2005MD

Residency

Johns Hopkins Hospital

Awards

Top Plastic Surgeon , Third Place, Virginia - Summer
2013
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