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The Columbus Institute of Plastic Surgery

92.4% Patient Satisfaction based on 397 ratings

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4.62
Based on 397 ratings
5 stars (296)
74.6%
4 stars (72)
18.1%
3 stars (14)
3.5%
2 stars (9)
2.3%
1 star (6)
1.5%
Doctor's bedside manner
Medical support team
Admin staff
Care & concern
Educated me
Wait time
Value for the price
Likelihood to recommend
Facility & amenities
Providers at this practice:
Bivik Shah, MD
4.60
318 Ratings
Robert Centeno, MD
4.70
79 Ratings
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About The Columbus Institute of Plastic Surgery:

About the Columbus Institute of Plastic Surgery

Dr. Bivik Shah started the Columbus Institute of Plastic Surgery, serving Columbus and Dayton, Ohio, because he wanted to create an environment in a private practice setting that left every patient satisfied and comfortable. He strives to make his patients feel cared for and important as they attempt to meet each and every medical and personal need. If you choose us for your plastic surgery care, you can be sure that all of your wishes will be met and all your questions will be answered.

At the Columbus Institute of Plastic Surgery, we have created an extraordinary environment that will cater to your wants and needs. We understand that you are the most important aspect of our practice. We make the focus of our practice your satisfaction. We do this in several ways. First, we allow you all the time you need with Dr. Shah so that you have a clear understanding of options available to you and make sure all of your questions are answered thoroughly. Next, we have a staff that is very experienced in plastic surgery and knows exactly what you will be going through – they excel at anticipating your needs. Our nursing staff will make sure you are fully prepared for what you will experience after surgery. Finally, your surgeon is available to you by phone, at any time day, night, weekends, or holidays to answer any questions before surgery or after. Together, the entire staff strives to make your experience the most pleasurable it can be to help your transition to the new, confident you.

Here at the Columbus Institute of Plastic Surgery, serving Columbus and Dayton, Ohio, it is very important to us that all of your questions are answered. We will spend as much time with you as you need to be fully comfortable with the office and procedure. It is our goal to treat you as a family member. Our staff will make every effort to make you feel welcome and relaxed by knowing your name and learning about the person you are outside of the waiting room. We will be with you through every step of your plastic surgery experience, from the initial consult to recovery. We will make sure you know everything you need to know about your procedure and what to expect after surgery is complete, and our staff will make sure all of your needs are met. All you need to do is sit back, relax, and heal.

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6499 East Broad Street #130 Columbus, OH 43213


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The Columbus Institute of Plastic Surgery Reviews (244)
Bivik Shah, MD Columbus , OH

Breast Augmentation

Everyone was very friendly and helpful. I felt at ease and all of the information was explained to me in a way that was easy to understand. The staff was very helpful with rescheduling my surgery more than once due to other things that were going on in my life at the time. [Single best thing is...] How the staff made me feel comfortable

Bivik Shah, MD Columbus , OH

Male Breast Reduction

I am still waiting for my body to heal so I can see how my chest will transform. It has only been 10 weeks now and it takes more time to see the results. I am now waiting to see how it will heal properly and how my chest looks like. Until now I am satisfied.

Bivik Shah, MD Columbus , OH

Tummy Tuck

Having a tummy tuck was the final step of my weight loss journey. Dr. Shah and his staff listened with great care, provided a professional; yet caring response to all of my questions. The outcome of my procedure was exactly what I expected. My tummy tuck decision was a result of 25+ years of hard work. Dr. Shah’s experience and recommendations helped me achieve the best result, for that I am forever grateful!

Bivik Shah, MD Columbus , OH

Neck Lift

My face looks great so far. Dr. Shah is very nice, professional, and patient with all my questions. The doctor who called me when I had a concern about possible infection was also nice and sounded sincerely concerned. Even with all the swelling my chin/neck/face looked good almost immediately. I'm still swollen, but can tell the surgery was a success. I can't wait for the healing to be complete.

Bivik Shah, MD Columbus , OH

Tummy Tuck

The ease of the staff and the cleaness of the office.

Bivik Shah, MD Columbus , OH

Mommy Makeover

Everything was amazing. Very happy. I can wear shirts and pants and not feel like I’m always trying to hide my stomach.

Tummy Tuck

Well I wanted an almost smooth stomach but it still seems to very uneven and it makes me wonder did I make a bad decision. Another doctor was willing to fix my lipo mistakes as well as flatten my stomach but the doc here said he could fix me. Second guess myself

Bivik Shah, MD Columbus , OH

Tummy Tuck

The results although I’m still only 2 months post op the results have exceeded my expectations. As long as I can remember I have never had a flat stomach now at 56 years old I finally have reached my dream

Mommy Makeover

The outcome of my surgery is wonderful! I feel great and dr Centeno knows exactly what to do for bariatric patients! They went out of their way to make sure every need is met My body looks better than it did when I was in high school !

Bivik Shah, MD Columbus , OH

Tummy Tuck

Dr. Shah takes as much time as is needed for each appointment. I appreciate his knowledge. He is very kind and compassionate

Bivik Shah, MD Columbus , OH

ProFractional Laser Resurfacing

Dr. Shah is very talented at what he does, I'm always satisfied with him and his staff. I'm taken care of and feel like customer satisfaction is their number one priority. I will always trust his advice as I have been a loyal customer for years!! Would recommend again and again! skin feels smoother looks radiant and glows

Bivik Shah, MD Columbus , OH

Laser Hair Removal

I love the staff there! Not having to shave as often

Bivik Shah, MD Columbus , OH

Breast Augmentation

Overall experience was amazing and the outcome was perfect!..Very friendly atmosphere! The outcome was perfect!

Breast Augmentation

The expertise, the communication, the availability to answer any and all questions, the frequent checkups in office.

Bivik Shah, MD Columbus , OH

Body Lift

The doctor was very attentive and listened to everything I said. He gave me realistic expectations and provided outstanding service My clothes fit better. I now buy the right size instead of large to hide my “rolls”. I am now more confident and willing to participate in activities with the grandchildren, even went wall climbing

Arm Lift

Scars on my arms are just as bad as the hanging skin. Still don’t ware short sleeve shirts and when I do people comment. What happen to your arms. Still to much skin under my arms. One breast is larger than the other. I notice, not other people. Would not do the surgery again. Dr. and staff could not have been any better. They were great.

Laser Resurfacing

Staff was very friendly and professional. Dr. Centeno offered me options for treatment and listened to my concerns and ideas. The ability to give others hope that there are treatment options for many conditions that you may have given up on.

Thigh Lift

DR. Centeno is a people person who genuinely cares about his patients, and is always available. I highly recommend him to everyone for any procedure they maybe considering. I have had multiple procedures with him, and would never consider seeing anyone else. He's the kind of doctor that you can trust blindly with your health, and will always give his paitients priority.

Bivik Shah, MD Columbus , OH

Tummy Tuck

Rude staff, disorganized, and unprofessional.

Bivik Shah, MD Columbus , OH

Breast Implant Revision

More self confidence, more comfortable with my body. I knew what to expect, before and after and I love the surgery results!