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Gwendolyn S. Maxwell, MD

95% Patient Satisfaction based on 645 ratings

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4.75
Based on 645 ratings
5 stars (518)
80.3%
4 stars (105)
16.3%
3 stars (10)
1.6%
2 stars (9)
1.4%
1 star (3)
0.5%
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About Gwendolyn S. Maxwell:

Gwen Maxwell is a board certified plastic surgeon in Tucson, Arizona. Dr. Maxwell offers a wide array of cosmetic procedures for the face, breast, and body, as well as non-surgical treatments. Dr. Maxwell will utilize her experience and skills to help patients achieve beautiful results that are suited to each of their individual needs.

Dr. Maxwell completed her Bachelor’s Degree of Sciences in Pharmacy from the University of New Mexico and also served as a clinical pharmacist for Presbyterian Medical Services, an organization dedicated to providing medical care to under-served communities in New Mexico and Arizona. Afterwards, she completed her Surgery and Plastic Surgery residency training with certificates earned from Michigan State University in Grand Rapids. Here she distinguished herself with honors and served as chief resident in her senior year. She then completed her Fellowship training under the instruction of Dr. Jim Carraway at Eastern Virginia Medical School, after which she entered private practice in Tucson.

Dr. Gwen Maxwell has served as Chief of Plastics at El Dorado Hospital in Tucson, and has been a consultant at Canyon Ranch, the now ten-time winner of Conde Nast Traveler Magazine’s Top Spa Award. She is the guest expert for Plastic Surgery for the KVOA news program and has made frequent appearances on television and radio stations as a spokesperson and advocate for plastic surgery. 

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2490 E. River Road, Suite 100 Tucson, AZ 85742


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Gwendolyn S. Maxwell, MD Reviews (398)

Breast Implant Revision

Staff was very professional and courteous. I appreciated the staff taking time to answer questions - didn't feel rushed.

Breast Implant Removal

The entire staff, Jody and Dr. Maxwell were caring and thoroughly answered all my questions. Dr. Maxwell helped me to feel much better about my concerns.

Breast Augmentation

From the moment I walked in to Dr. Maxwell's lobby, I could tell that I was in good hands. The receptionists were incredibly sweet and the atmosphere was very professional. I was incredibly nervous about this consultation but both Dr. Maxwell and Ms. Knight made me feel comfortable throughout the process.

Breast Implant Removal

Knowledgable staff. Dr. Maxwell was also very knowledgeable and addressed all my concerns. I feel confident the surgery will be done correctly and skillfully.

Tummy Tuck

Staff was extremely knowledgeable on the care of patient; top quality care during and after surgery; every area of concern was covered during and after; they were professional and all had many years of expertise. The Staff was professional; the staff went above and beyond so the patient was always comfortable during and especially after surgical procedure making the experience as comfortable as possible.

Face Lift

The staff were very accommodating and answered all my questions. The 3D photos were a big help in showing the final outcome. Dr. Maxwell was very easy to talk with and really seems to care about her patients. I would recommend her to my friends.

Breast Lift

Because Dr. Maxwell and staff makes miracles to patients life.

Eyelid Surgery

Staff was very friendly and caring. Procedure went well and healing time was quick. Follow up appointments were helpful and reassuring in regards to recovery. The best thing about it is the results and the fact that there was little to no pain involved.

Neck Lift

The photo process with the before/after ('future photos') of me was great- gave me a good idea of what to expect. The before/after photo books of other patients and Dr. M did not sugar coat anything and were great resources. The staff is kind and efficient and helped me get an appointment sooner than anticipated. Dr. M has such a kind, transparent manner about her which is calming for me. I like that she is so approachable and real.

Breast Implant Removal

Dr. Maxwell is simply the best. From my implant surgery 13 years ago to this explant with lift my experience was without question amazing. Dr. Maxwell is skilled beyond measure. Shes both kind and direct so there is no confusion or doubt. Both my surgeries were life changing. This explant with lift even more so. Dr. Maxwell did an excellent job and it was more than worth it. The entire staff are also the best of the best. They take their time to answer all questions and provide the necessary information. With their knowledge and professional attitude I was well prepared by the day of surgery. From the moment I checked in the surgical staff embraced me with their efficiency. They swiftly led me through all preparations. Dr. Hunter the anesthesiologist was excellent as well. Although it was stressful by the time everyone finished preparing me and wheeled me in I was completely calm. If you live in Tucson Dr. Maxwell, staff, and beautiful office with surgical suite is the place to go.

Face Lift

From the moment I walked into the office, I was made to feel welcome and comfortable. Everything was explained in detail, my questions were answered thoroughly and Dr. Maxwell was kind, informative and easy to talk with. Overall, there was a high level of professionalism and care.

Face Lift

I feel Dr. Maxwell is a very skilled technician. Her explanation in the details of my surgery was clear. She took the time to go over hers and my expectations. I feel like I am in good hands having her as my surgeon.

Breast Implant Removal

The surgical staff was so kind and welcoming. Jody and Marisa were communicative and engaged. Dr. Maxwell was always on time pre and post op and I felt confident in her skill set as well as her recommendations. She was always so calm and that helped me to feel at ease.

Brow Lift

Was only charged for materials since this a follow up surgery. Dr. Maxwell’s staff is so professional and personable.

Breast Augmentation

I wanted something that Dr. Maxwell wouldn't choose herself but she went out of her way to give me exactly what I wanted in a way that would work and be functional. She didn't try to talk me out of what I wanted and went above and beyond to accomodate my desire.

Eyelid Surgery

Dr. Maxwell was very understanding about my concerns and validated the things I felt needed to be addressed. She confidently described for me her recommendation for treating the area. I have confidence is her skills with regard to addressing my problem area.

Breast Reduction

The staff was kind and non-judgemental. Dr. Maxwell was thorough and not rushed. The additional information of most bang for the buck procedures was enlightening and appreciated.

Breast Lift

Most professional, Dr. Maxwell truly listened to my request and questions. She picked the best for me in this consultation.

Breast Augmentation

Everyone there is very professional and welcoming. I felt very comfortable and informed about everything I needed to know.

Breast Implant Removal

Love Dr. Maxwell :) so glad I chose her for my Explant! Flew all the way from Canada to see her