Jorge de la Pedraja, M.D.
Dr. Jorge de la Pedraja grew up in Miami. He attended the University of Miami and received a Bachelors of Science(BS) in biology and chemistry. He then attended Georgetown University, obtaining a Masters in Science(MS). He then proceeded to the University of Kansas for his Medical Degree(MD).
Dr. de la Pedraja then returned to Miami and completed his general surgery and plastic/reconstructive surgery training (including chief resident yrs. in both) at the University of Miami. Dr. de la Pedraja then continued to pursue his interest in aesthetic and breast surgery with additional specialized fellowship training at Georgetown University Hospital. After completing his training, he returned to South Florida and started his private practice.
Dr. de la Pedraja practices the full spectrum of plastic surgery focusing on aesthetic surgery of the face, breast, and body. He has performed thousands of plastic surgery procedures on local, national, and international patients. He is also actively involved in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the breast following breast cancer and has helped many women in their battle against breast cancer. Every October during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Dr. de la Pedraja gives several lectures on breast cancer reconstruction.
Dr. de la Pedraja is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. In addition, he is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the Miami Society of Plastic Surgeons. Dr. de la Pedraja has published numerous papers on plastic surgery and keeps up-to-date on the current trends by regularly attending both local and national plastic surgery meetings.
As well as having meticulous surgical skills, Dr. de la Pedraja is committed to providing the highest quality of care to each and every patient. His philosophy is to develop an individualized care plan to meet the needs of each patient with the utmost compassion and concern in a setting of comfort and confidentiality.
To help cofound a state of the art facility like Allure Plastic Surgery is a dream come true, which was many years in the making. We assembled a group of well trained, very competent, and extremely respected board certified plastic surgeons. Our goal is to deliver the highest quality plastic surgery to our patients.