Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Recognized as one of the Top Plastic Surgeons in St. Petersburg
Dr. John J. O’Brien Jr., is a board certified plastic surgeon, certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Dr. O’Brien has been recognized as an outstanding plastic surgeon in the Tampa Bay Area, as well as the US, for his extraordinary eye for aesthetic beauty, expertise in surgical and non-surgical cosmetic procedures and sincerity of care.
Patients often travel many miles for the exceptional plastic surgery procedures offered by Dr. O’Brien, the board certified plastic surgeon St. Petersburg residents rely on. Dr. O’Brien specializes in breast augmentation and breast implant surgery, breast lift surgery, breast reduction and breast reconstruction surgery. In addition, Dr. O’Brien is recognized as the Tampa plastic surgeon to rejuvenate youth with natural-looking facelifts and eye lifts. Patients looking for body sculpting trust Dr. O’Brien’s skilled hand for liposuction, tummy tucks, body contouring and total body lifts. Dr. O’Brien is also widely recognized as a micro hand surgeon, offering exceptional care to patients with devastating hand trauma or deformities.
Born and raised in Niagara Falls, New York, Dr. O’Brien received his undergraduate degree from Syracuse University with honors, received his medical degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo and is proud to be a trusted St Petersburg/Tampa plastic surgeon.
Dr. O’Brien completed a five-year General Surgery Residency at the State University of New York at Buffalo. During his Chief Residency, this Tampa plastic surgeon was awarded the prestigious “Resident Teacher of the Year Award”. His plastic surgery training was completed at St. Joseph Hospital and the Texas Medical Center in Houston, Texas. While there, Dr. O’Brien worked directly with some of the true pioneers in plastic and reconstructive surgery, learning cutting-edge techniques.
In line with his goal to be the board certified plastic surgeon St. Petersburg and Tampa Bay can depend on for exceptional care, Dr. O’Brien entered private practice in St. Petersburg, Florida in 1994. As a highly-regarded expert in plastic and cosmetic surgery, he has lectured at both state and national meetings regarding various aspects of plastic surgery. Dr. O’Brien has written articles and book chapters for various medical publications and has provided expert consult to a number of companies in the plastic surgery and med-spa arena. Dr. O’Brien has held leadership roles in both state and national societies, including the President of the Tampa Bay Society of Plastic Surgery and the Florida Society of Plastic Surgery, has been on the Board of Governors and continues to advocate for patient safety issues in plastic surgery with t he Florida Board of Medicine. In an effort to be the board certified Tampa plastic surgeon you can trust, Dr. O’Brien continues to update and extend his training by attending national and local plastic surgery conferences, classes and meetings while updating board certifications.
Dr. O’Brien takes pride in providing the best care to every patient and looks forward to helping you meet your individual aesthetic goals and dreams. Please call the office for a personalized consultation with one of St. Petersburg’s top plastic surgeons and Imagine a New You!
- American Society of Plastic Surgeons
- American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
- Tampa Bay Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
- American College of Surgeons
- Florida Society of Plastic Surgeons
Affiliated Hospitals/Ambulatory Surgery Centers:
- Bayfront Medical Center
- Palms of Pasadena Hospital
- St. Petersburg General Hospital
- St. Anthony’s Hospital
- Bayfront Plaza Same Day Surgery
- Teaching Appointment:
Associate Professor of Surgery, University of Tampa, Florida