Meet Dr. Reuben
Dr. Reuben is a board-certified plastic surgeon in Midvale who brings his extensive training from Milwaukee, Salt Lake City, Pittsburgh and Belgium to our community here in the Salt Lake Valley. Raised in the outskirts of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and educated in Minnesota, Dr. Reuben quickly acquired the down-home morals of the "salt of the earth" Midwesterners – an important quality to people considering plastic surgeons in Draper, Murray, and Sandy, Utah, and surrounding areas.
If you are researching plastic surgeons in and around Salt Lake City, we invite you to learn more about Dr. Brian C. Reuben's impressive credentials. Request a consultation online or call our office in Midvale at (801) 747-2273. Dr. Reuben and his staff are eager to meet you and help you on your aesthetic journey.
Get to Know Dr. Reuben
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Always putting others first, Dr. Reuben was pulled into the field of medicine. "I wanted to come home from work every day knowing that I have made a difference and touched the lives of others in a positive way." Dr. Reuben continued his education by obtaining his medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin followed by a full 6-year general surgery residency at the University of Utah. Although he truly loved his time in general surgery, it was plastic surgery that was his true calling. Dr. Reuben completed his board certification in general surgery and then went on to pursue an additional 3 years of plastic surgery training at one of the most prestigious and well respected plastic surgery training programs in the nation – the University of Pittsburgh.
In Pittsburgh, Dr. Reuben had the opportunity to train under several of the nation's top plastic surgeons in the fields of both reconstructive plastic surgery as well as cosmetic surgery. It was here, under the guidance of Dr. J. Peter Rubin and Dr. Dennis Hurwitz, two of the most highly respected body contouring surgeons in this country, that Dr. Reuben developed a passion and keen understanding of the surgical care of the massive weight loss patient. The University of Pittsburgh is also heavily weighted in reconstructive microsurgery and it is also here that Dr. Reuben developed thorough training in muscle sparing breast reconstruction flaps.
I want my patients to have great self-esteem and a body image that they can be proud of.
- Dr. Reuben
Specialized Training in Breast Microsurgery
With a passion for breast microsurgery, Dr. Reuben went on to pursue additional training in Gent, Belgium, with one of the world's foremost leaders in DIEP breast reconstruction. It was here that Dr. Reuben gained extensive experience in cutting edge techniques for creating the aesthetic ideal in breast surgery. Dr. Reuben's vast international training experience in breast microsurgery makes him an excellent choice for breast surgeries.
Surgeon, Scientist & Student
In addition to his extensive education and training, Dr. Reuben has been published in peer-reviewed scientific journals throughout the various surgical fields he has trained in. Dr. Reuben continues to value his role as a surgeon, scientist and student of the surgical principles and aesthetic ideals.
Clear communication, education and an open forum for discussion is how he likes to approach consultations with his plastic and post-weight loss surgery patients. Dr. Reuben is always willing to spend the extra time to make sure that you, as a patient, are well informed and able to express your goals. Only through comfortable and open discussions can ideas flow freely between patient and physician and allow our surgical plan to transform and develop into what you have been looking for. Through trust and mutual respect we can develop a plan to realistically meet your goals.
You can see for yourself what some of Dr. Reuben's previous patients say about their results on our Patient Reviews page.
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