Dr. Rikesh Parikh is a double board certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon who found his love for medicine at a young age. He is a Vanderbilt trained surgeon who performs mainly breast enhancement and body contouring procedures in addition to cosmetic facial rejuvenation. He is currently board certified by both the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. Dr. Parikh completed 8 years of surgical residency in which 3 years were specialized in plastic surgery alone. During this time, he won multiple awards including ‘Best Overall Resident’. He served as Administrative Chief Resident in both plastic surgery and general surgery, graduating with distinction in leadership training from Vanderbilt University.
Dr. Parikh has authored or co-authored multiple scholarly articles and has presented at both the national and international level. His latest published and presented work is in The Aesthetic Surgery Journal 2016, regarding safety in office based surgery. Dr. Parikh will ensure that you are treated kindly and professionally. He believes that if you seek cosmetic surgery you deserve results that should meet your expectations. Your safety is just as important as delivering natural looking results with the latest practices in plastic surgery.
An avid researcher and a constant drive to learn, Dr. Parikh’s expertise doesn’t stop when he leaves the operating room. He is continuously presenting his published work, reading and studying the latest techniques in the industry and various ways to deliver better results with the least amount of downtime.
Dr. Parikh’s passion is to deliver outstanding results while working one on one with his patients to understand their specific concerns. He recognizes that each and every patient is unique in their anatomy and desired results, and that the decision to undergo an elective surgery can be a tough one. He strives to make his patients feel comfortable and at ease during the process and will walk you through every aspect and answer all your questions from start to finish.