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Louis P. Bucky, MD, FACS

94% Patient Satisfaction based on 255 ratings

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About Louis P. Bucky:

Education and Experience

Dr. Louis P. Bucky earned his medical degree from Harvard Medical School, followed by general and plastic surgery residencies at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA. He then completed a Fellowship in Breast Cancer Reconstruction at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City, as well as a Fellowship in Craniofacial Surgery at Miami Children’s Hospital. While participating in each fellowship program, Dr. Bucky earned regional and national honors in both cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery as he continued to pursue the most advanced training available. He is a Clinical Professor of Surgery in the Division of Plastic Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and Chief of Plastic Surgery at Pennsylvania Hospital.

Board Certification and Affiliations

Dr. Bucky is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Bucky is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons (NSPS)—of which he is also past president—and the American Association of Plastic Surgeons (AAPS). He is a past chairman of the Perspectives and Advancements of Plastic Surgery Symposium, which is sponsored by the Plastic Surgery Education Foundation. Additionally, Dr. Bucky is chairman of the Allergan Breast Aesthetics Executive Council, which is an advisory board comprised of ten elite and nationally recognized leaders in cosmetic and reconstructive breast surgery.

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Louis P. Bucky, MD, FACS Reviews (140)

Mommy Makeover

From start to finish, I had a great experience. The entire staff was knowledgable, thorough and so friendly from start to finish. I had a ton of questions and they answered every last one of them with patience and no hesitation. Dr. Bucky was amazing and confident, listening to exactly what I wanted and knowing exactly how to achieve it. He eased my mind and nerves on surgery day as well. Valerie also walked me through the whole process too—she is amazing (as is the whole staff). The whole experience has made me feel so much better about myself and more comfortable in my own skin after having two babies. Highly recommend!

Breast Lift

Dr. Bucky and team are person centered. On each of my pre and post operative visits my overall well-being was inquired about. Dr. Bucky has the best bed side manners as well as a team that truly cares about the patient before and after the procedure. The nurses are so invested in the patients when I thought I was experiencing an issue the nurse immediately called me back and offered to video chat with me to ensure all was well. In addition I had a beach planned vacation just weeks after surgery and the team had me come in to ensure that I was beach ready! I can’t say enough about this practice. I appreciate all they have done and I am TOTALLY satisfied with the ends result!

Face Lift

Dr. Bucky has assembled a team of caring, compassionate professionals. I'll never forgot the feeling I had during my first appointment when I was told we can help you. They engage with respect and collectively continue to deliver experiences beyond my expectation.

Face Lift

I am very satisfied with the tone (color) of the skin on my face. Most of the dark spots have been removed and the few remaining are considerably lighter. The drooping skin on my checks is gone. The skin on my neck has been considerably lightened and tightened. The creepy skin is gone. I like looking in the mirror.


Love Dr. Bucky.. professional and knowledgeable


Great results and wonderful care. [Single best thing is...] the result!

Face Lift

Dr. Bucky gave me a lower face lift without making me look like I had one. Amazing! Totally natural looking.

Office Visit / Follow-up

I love how straight forward Dr. Bucky is with me and I'm so very thankful that he was able to fix my breast. The entire staff is absolutely wonderful!

Eyelid Surgery

I went to Dr. Bucky for a mid-face device lift, a lateral browlift and a lower blepharoplasty with fat grafting to the cheeks. Although I was nervous at first, and even at times during recovery, he and his staff were always wonderfully available and reassuring. Now, I'm three months out and I couldn't be more pleased with the results!! I am so happy I trusted Dr. Bucky and his staff and had these procedures performed!!


Eyelid Surgery

Love Kate, love Erin.

Office Visit / Follow-up

I saw Dr. Bucky for the first time post surgery and both he and I are pleased with my healing progress. He has an excellent caring and professional bedside manner.

Mommy Makeover

I love the outcome of my surgery and how comfortable I feel in my own skin. I feel healthier and have more energy. I am having fun shopping and getting compliments every day. My husband and children have been super supportive. They are enjoying watching me celebrate my new normal every single day.

Tummy Tuck

I felt the entire experience was well coordinated from pre-op to post-op care. I had concerns that were addressed quickly by Dr. Bucky and his knowledge and expertise gave me confidence that I was being well cared for.

Neck Lift

Dr. Bucky is very nice and explains everything.

Brow Lift

From the moment I was greeted at the front door by Danielle, so courteous, attentive, thorough conversation with Tara and Lisa-each person that Ive met has gone beyond the call of duty. I've shared my experience with so many people. Dr. Bucky should be thrilled he has people working for him that represent themselves and the firm in such a fabulous manner.

Breast Reduction

Everything went well.

Tummy Tuck Revision

The staff is extremely professional. I had several procedures, including a face lift, tummy tuck and my neck done etc.. My personal recovery from drugs and alcohol was respected and nurses worked with me to find pain management that was comfortable for me personally. Dr. Bucky is the most efficient, gifted surgeon I have had over the years. I trust him and will continue to use him for any procedures in the future. The thoroughness of the nursing staff is exceptional. I had several complications as I tend to push myself too hard. My nurse stayed in contact with me via email and also made time for me to come to the office several times.

Face Lift

I am extremely satisfied with the results and the experience in general. Dr. Bucky was attentive, supportive and encouraging. His office staff were as well. The results are amazing and Dr. Bucky was honest upfront as to what he could and couldn't do.