Meet Dr. Michael Edwards

Few plastic surgeons can match the reputation Dr. Michael Edwards has earned for his combination of surgical skill and sense of aesthetic harmony, especially in the field of primary and revision breast surgery. Named one of the Top Plastic Surgeons in America and in Las Vegas, Dr. Edwards’ national status is underscored by his election as president of The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) in 2014, and being appointed by the Governor to the Nevada Board of Medical Examiners. Board certified in plastic surgery, Dr. Edwards is known for providing patients with exceptional care from the initial consultation, in the operating room and through postoperative follow-up.

If you’d like to learn more about breast augmentation, breast lift with augmentation  all types of revision breast surgery, breast lift and breast reduction here in Las Vegas, request a consultation online to meet personally with Dr. Edwards, or call our office at 702-822-2100 to schedule an appointment.

Memberships & Certifications

  • American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) – Past President
  • American Surgery Education and Research Foundation (ASERF)
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS)
  • American College of Surgeons (Governor)
  • Clark County Medical Society (Past President)
  • The Plastic Surgery Foundation (PSF)

Skills Honed by Experience

The path Dr. Edwards followed to establish a successful private plastic surgery practice in Las Vegas included serving in the U.S. Air Force from 1984 to 2003. It was during his military career that he earned his medical degree from F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine in Bethesda, Maryland, followed by a general surgery residency at David Grant Medical Center in California. He then completed a plastic and reconstructive surgery residency at Wilford Hall Medical Center in Texas. In the Air Force, Dr. Edwards served as chief of surgery, chief of plastic surgery, and chief of staff. Additionally, he served a tour in Kuwait supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Dr. Edwards takes a special interest in breast surgery and is one of the metro area’s most trusted surgeons for revisionary breast procedures, as well as primary breast augmentation, breast reduction, and breast lift. Dr. Edwards has published lectures both Nationally and Internationally to plastic surgeons and residents about ways to avoid and treat breast revision patients. In our gallery of breast before and after photos, you can see the results of Dr. Edwards’ work for yourself.

 

Honors & Awards

Aesthetic Everything Awards 2016
Aesthetic Everything – Top Breast Surgeon 2016

Castle Connolly 2016

Desert Companion Magazine 2015-2016 Top Doctors – Master Plaque

Vegas Seven Magazine 2015 Top Doctors – Master Plaque

Top Doctor 2013

2013 – Dr Edwards was honored for exemplary customer service

Las Vegas Top Doctors 2013

Castle Connolly 2013

2012 Patient Choice Award

Castle Connolly 2012

Castle Connolly 2012

2012 – Dr Edwards was honored for exemplary customer service

Las Vegas Top Doctors 2012

Top Doctors – Peer Chosen Best Physician 2011

Voted one of the Most Compassionate Doctor in 2011

2011 – Dr Edwards was honored for exemplary customer service

2011 Top Doctor

2011 Patient Choice Award

Voted one of 2010’s Most Compassionate Doctor

2010 Patient Choice Award

Las Vegas Top Doctors 2007

Las Vegas Top Doctors 2006

America’s Cosmetic Doctors & Dentists 2005

America’s Cosmetic Doctors & Dentists 2004

Dr. Edwards listed as one of America’s Top Plastic Surgeons.

Las Vegas Life Magazine’s Top Doctor Survey 2000

Southwest Spirit Magazine 2014

Vegas Seven Magazine 2013

Vegas Seven Magazine 2014

Allergan Partner Privileges Program® 2013

Making a Difference

Dr. Edwards isn’t the type to sit on the sidelines. Having served in the U.S. Air Force for nearly 20 years, he understands that a single person can make a difference for a patient, for an organization, or for his or her country. Since entering private practice in 2003, he has remained active in both local and national plastic surgery associations, championing research and education with the goal of continually improving results for patients who undergo cosmetic or reconstructive plastic surgery. Dr. Edwards was responsible for patient safety legislation in Nevada called the Truth in Advertising Bill. Dr. Edwards was recently appointed by Gov. Sandoval to serve as a Board Member for the Nevada Board of Medical Examiners. These highlight Dr Edwards’ strong belief in patient safety.

Patient Care & Safety

As a member of the premier plastic surgery practice in Las Vegas, Anson, Edwards and Higgins Plastic Surgery Associates, Dr. Edwards, his colleagues, and all of the staff are dedicated to ensuring that patients receive the best care possible. Board-certified anesthesiologists are present during all surgical procedures, which are performed in a fully certified surgical facility. Dr. Edwards believes new techniques and devices should be thoroughly proven to be effective before he adopts them for his patients, a stance that sets him apart.

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8530 W Sunset Rd, Suite 130
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Phone: 702-822-2100
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