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Russel Palmer, MD

97% Patient Satisfaction based on 119 ratings

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About Russel Palmer:

Dr. Russel Palmer is a board certified plastic surgeon residing in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Dr. Palmer attended the University of Miami and received a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry, graduating Magna Cum Laude. He then attended the University of Miami Medical School and became the first graduate from the University of Miami to be accepted into a Harvard Surgical Residency program. He completed his internship and general surgery residency at Beth Israel Hospital, Harvard Medical School where he was appointed and served as the surgical chief resident.

After completing his general surgical training at Beth Israel Hospital, a Harvard University teaching hospital, Dr. Palmer moved to California, where he completed his Plastic Surgery Residency at the UCLA Medical Center. Following his graduation from UCLA in 1987, Dr. Palmer completed a microsurgical and hand surgery fellowship and served as Clinical Assistant Professor in the Division of Plastic Surgery at UCLA in 1988.

Once completing his time at UCLA in 1988, Dr. Palmer moved to Hollywood, Florida, where he started his private practice. When he arrived in the Hollywood-Fort Lauderdale area, Dr. Palmer brought to the medical community the newest techniques in the management of facial trauma and in immediate and delayed breast reconstruction. Along with starting his practice, Dr. Palmer also started the Department of Plastic Surgery at Memorial Regional Hospital where he served as chief of that department from 2001-2007. He has served as president of Broward County Society of Plastic Surgeons from 1997 to 1998, 2002 to 2004 and 2011 to 2013.

For the last 20 years, Dr. Palmer has focused his high-quality training to bring many different and important benefits to his patients. He was one of the first plastic surgeons in the country to combine facelifts with full face laser resurfacing and is widely known and respected for producing outstanding results with minimal pain and fast post-operative recoveries.

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American Board of Surgery
American Board of Plastic Surgery

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2699 Stirling Road, Suite B101 Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312

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Russel Palmer, MD Reviews (87)


I was very satisfied. I returned for a check-up and was given touch-ups. The product initially worked great, but movement has returned much earlier than expected. I will call the office to schedule a visit.

Eyelid Surgery

They provide a great customer service, everybody is very professional and very polite. I'm more confident

Eyelid Surgery

I didn't think it was possible to obtain the results that were promised me but it did. People agree I look younger and don't look so tired anymore.


The staff and Physician were so professional and caring. All of my questions were answered. The physician does not advise to have surgery if he doesn’t think it’s necessary. He does not give unrealistic expectations.

Breast Implant Revision

The dr explained everything to me thoroughly and answered all my questions. He di a e cells to job and recovery was not bad at all. He has an excellent OR staff . Any fears of anesthesia vanish as they take excellent care of you. OR staff as I mention previously as well as drs expertise.


Dr Palmer listened to what my expectations were and how I expected to look upon outcome. The staff was so nice and available Got an appointment for consult without aWaiting period and was scheduled for surgery without a inconvenient waiting period. Also felt my recovery was exactly how doctor explained it would be I am happy with my appearance and am able to breathe out of both my nostrils. Which was my main reason for going in for rhinoplasty

Breast Augmentation

The incredible staff, everyone was so friendly and well informed. The wonderful attention given and how everything was explained.

Tummy Tuck

I had several procedures done. The outcome was amazing! Dr. Palmer is incredible with his no Pain technique. He is great, professional and an outstanding Surgeon. I would recommend him to anyone that wants any procedure. INCREDIBLE SURGEON.

Thigh Lift

The office staff and clinical employees were very professional. Every question was answered in detail, and I felt 100% at ease with the procedure and the clinical staff. So far the results are what I had hoped to see and am very satisfied. I feel the Doctor's main interest is seeing the expected results for his patients. He truly does his absolute best to ensure the patients are 100% satisfied.


I always satisfied dr. Palmer is fabulous

Botox Cosmetic

Dr. Palmer is amazing, great attitude, very honest and knowledgeable. Painless and fast results


Doctor and staff very professional.


Work was performed competently and professionally I love my new look!

Botox Cosmetic

staff is efficient and Dr. Palmer is very easy to talk to and the overall office is well run and always on time helped my migrains

Skin Care

Always satisfied with my procedures at this office! Dr. Is wonderful and staff is exceptional!!


I've always been treated very well in Dr. Palmer's office. Also, happy with results. Diminished wrinkles.

Breast Augmentation

Very attentive,very knowledgeable, everyone on the staff is awesome!! Very aware of needs and meeting them


Extremely professional, polite, and efficient Painless, easy, and desired result achieved


I like the results of the Service I had.

Breast Lift

Professionals, clean, safe, Dr. Listens, Dr calls you, always available Cloths fit, I look great, husband excited too