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Richard Bartlett, MD

97.2% Patient Satisfaction based on 342 ratings

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About Richard Bartlett:

Richard A. Bartlett, M.D. is a Boston plastic surgeon well known for his in-depth medical knowledge and skillful artistry.

He is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School, frequent lecturer, and author of numerous publications in peer reviewed journals. He trained at Jefferson Medical College and later at New York University, where he completed a prestigious plastic surgery residency and craniofacial and microsurgery fellowships.

Former appointments as Associate Chief of Plastic Surgery at Boston's Children's Hospital and Associate Director of the Craniofacial and Cleft Lip Palate Program consolidated his reputation for providing quality care that delivers exemplary results, even for the most challenging cases.

Dr. Bartlett is known for his personal approach to patient care and will devote as much time as necessary to ensure that you are aware of your treatment options in order to make a fully informed choice.

Board Certification

American Board of Plastic Surgery

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77 Pond Ave #104C Brookline, MA 02445

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Richard Bartlett, MD Reviews (194)

Gender Reassignment Surgery

The skill level of work was more than I could imagine. Dr. Bartlett put my mind at ease with the last few worries I had prior to surgery and I was beyond pleased with his work. Incision lines and nipple placement are perfect.

Gender Reassignment Surgery

Great communication

Tummy Tuck

My surgeon and his staff are highly professional, personable and provide excellent care. I received a full explanation of all aspects of my care.

Male Breast Reduction

Dr. Bartlett has absolutely changed my life for the Better. I am Forever Grateful to him and his staff. I honestly don't know what I would have done without ever finding him.

Revision Rhinoplasty

Faulkner hospital and their staff were the most amazing team I have ever had the pleasure of dealing with. And I have had many experiences. The whole thing was just seamless from start to finish. They were incredibly professional, kind, solicitous, so knowledgeable. Is better to look good than to feel good darhing. And I feel like I look good!


Dr. Bartlett is a very thorough surgeon. He explains the procedure well as well as it’s limitations. The result is excellent - my son can finally breathe out of both nostrils and he looks handsome too with most of the curvature gone from his nose - but not so different looking that one would know that he had nose surgery.


Patient care is the number 1 priority there and it’s apparent the time and attention that goes into meeting patient needs


I have been looking to get a nose job for 10 years and I could not be happier with the outcome! Thank you! I am so confident now

Gender Reassignment Surgery

Dr. Bartlett is a very nice and respectful person and he listens to what you have to say. He is good at making his patients feel comfortable. The teams of nurses at the hospital, along with Dr. Bartlett, made me less nervous andore comfortable on my surgery day.

Gender Reassignment Surgery

My experience from start to finish was amazing. Everyone was friendly, kind, professional and I always felt very comfortable and informed about each and every step in the process. Dr. B did an awesome job.

Eyelid Surgery

I am very pleased with the results of my surgery and feel confident that I look as good as possible for a woman my age. From beginning to end, Dr. Bartlett and his staff are the most professional medical team I have ever encountered. I have and will continue to recommend Dr. Bartlett unconditionally.

Face Lift

Everyone that’s ever know me has called me Mrs. just so. In other words I am very particular and also a perfectionist in all areas.I couldn’t of picked a better Plastic Surgeon. My husband and I met Dr Bartlett and didn’t even feel that we had to get a second Opinion. No one can even tell that I had this done. People will say oh I love your haircut you look so good and then other people I tell will say “oh my God I want his number”. They say they’ve never seen anyone look so natural.Dr Bartlett is a perfectionist and very tedious and is an artist. He listens and cares and even called me over the weekend to see how I was doing. His Entire staff Very friendly and knowledgeable as well.I would recommend Dr Bartlett to anyone!!!!!

Gender Reassignment Surgery

Dr Bartlett was absolutely wonderful to work with. His staff were caring and involved in all of my follow up care. The whole experience was everything I could have asked for. I don’t have to wear a binder anymore! It’a been wonderful to be able to walk around shirtless too.


Very professional, extremely comfortable environment! Every step of the way, pre-op, day of surgery, post-op was handled perfectly! All the staff were amazing and helpful because I was super anxious and they definitely made it much less nerve-racking!


I visited Dr. Bartlett & his team at his office for a rhinoplasty in January 2018. This is a procedure I have always wanted for myself. The entire process was made very easy for me from consult to post op. Everyone I interacted with in the office and on the phone was kind, professional, and helpful. The nurses at this office were outstanding and were able to calm my nerves (as a nurse myself!) I really appreciated that. The anesthesiologist that took care of me was incredibly professional and made me comfortable at every step of my case. Dr. Bartlett is obviously fantastic. Not only am I happy with my results, he really took the time to take photos, show me my projected result, and listen to what I wanted to achieve so we could make a realistic goal for my surgery. I have seen him operate before and specifically chose to have surgery with him because he is one of the most meticulous and thoughtful surgeons I’ve ever seen. I have highly recommend his practice to my friends. I also appreciated the option to have the surgery done in the hospital or his office. Thank you so much to the whole team! Before my procedure, I’d always catch my nose in a reflection and notice it. It was on my mind a lot as a feature I considered unattractive. Even though my rhinoplasty was subtle, it was something that I feel has boosted my attractiveness and confidence. Of course, people told me that I didn’t need it done, but it’s something I’ve always wanted for myself. I am so happy with my choice


Dr. Bartlett listened to exactly what I wanted and delivered accordingly. He was very accommodating and I could not be happier with the results. His staff walked me through the surgery step by step and made sure to answer all of my questions. I had no concerns going into the surgery and had a smooth and easy recovery. I could not ask for a better experience. The results are flawless; very natural and didn't completely change the way I look.

Gender Reassignment Surgery

The staff were friendly and respectful, which unfortunately is not common practice for other surgeons in Boston who perform gender affirming care to transgender and non-binary people. The outcome. I finally feel comfortable in my body, and am very pleased with the aesthetics of my new chest.

FTM Mastectomy (Top Surgery)

I am a transgender man who prior to surgery had very large breasts which caused me a great deal of dysphoria. My only stopgap was binding, which was ineffective, inconvenient, and painful. Now I have a beautiful flat masculine chest that feels much more natural to me. I'm completely relieved of my chest dysphoria. I have chest euphoria! Activities which were difficult or stressful before are now open to me to fully enjoy: exercise, swimming, wearing T-shirts. I can just live my life. It's impossible to overstate the relief and joy of having a body shape that matches my inner vision and expectation of myself. . I couldn't be happier with my result. Dr. Bartlett is a true artist. He is professional, respectful and made me feel at ease.


Dr. Bartlett achieved exactly what I had requested and thoughtfully prepared an outcome that met my expectations. I previously wrote a paragraph on a secure website regarding how I found Dr. Bartlett and my overall satisfaction with the entire experience.


Dr. Bartlett should be known as Dr. Cool because of his calm demeanor. Overall, it was a very good experience with Dr. Cool and his phenomenal staff. I've already told two of my friends about the practice and one has already been in for a consultation. Well, I think I have two answers: 1) The fact that my deviated septum was corrected and 2) The fact that I am no longer as self-conscious as I was about my nose.