Meet Miami Plastic Surgeon – Phillip R. Craft MD
Dr. Phillip Craft is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon with two practice locations in Miami, Florida, USA. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Plastic Surgery, and a Member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
Dr. Phillip Craft is a pioneer of cosmetic reconstructive surgery of the breast and body, highly trained in all aspects of plastic surgery but he specializes in aesthetic surgery of the breast, body, and face. Dr. Phillip Craft was trained at the University of Tennessee in Plastic Surgery and Burn Surgery. After graduating from Plastic Surgery training, Dr. Craft set up a year of specialized cosmetic surgery training with some of the world’s most respected, expert surgeons in the field.
Further, intensive study in the areas of facelifts, body lifts and body contouring after massive weight loss have made him an extremely sought after and diverse plastic surgeon. Dr. Craft also chose to train extensively in breast augmentation and breast lift techniques which he has enjoyed perfecting.
Dr. Phillip Craft
From a young age, Dr. Philip Craft has had an artistic eye and a strong interest in medicine. With a tradition of plastic surgeons in his family, he grew up with a background view and deep understanding of the cosmetic beauty industry.
Dr. Craft’s vision and motivation have always been to work at revealing natural, healthy beauty in each patient. His practice offers extensive, overall health and wellness support because Dr. Craft believes that maintaining your cosmetic results at the surface, begin on the inside with nutrition, fitness, and mental health. Dr. Craft appreciates the task of helping to restore people’s confidence, enhance their natural features and reveal the refined appearance they want to show to the world. An artist’s touch and a strong focus on healthy bodies from the inside out mean that Dr. Phillip Craft’s holistic approach to cosmetic surgery and beauty enhancements have set him apart from the rest. Dr. Craft is well-known internationally and in the Miami area for achieving natural-looking results, particularly for breast augmentations, breast lift/mastopexy procedures and body contouring with liposuction.
As one of the nation’s leading innovators in aesthetic surgical procedures, Dr. Craft has starred in numerous instructional videos which guide other surgeons in the use of industry leading technologies and he is an international instructor for SlimLipo.
Because he is widely recognized as a liposuction specialist, Dr. Craft assisted Palomar Medical Technologies to develop SlimLipo, laser assisted liposuction which offers skin tightening along with fat removal. He is also known for achieving superior results with lipo sculpting techniques. Dr. Craft has been invited to create instructional videos for Allergan, a world leader in the cosmetic and pharmaceutical industry and largest breast implant manufacturer in the world, demonstrating the utilization of silicone breast implants in combination with a breast lift for improved projection, cleavage, and a more youthful breast shape. Dr. Phillip Craft has also been in the news for Brazilian Buttock Lift, one of the most popular cosmetic procedures in recent years, using autologous fat transfer techniques to completely reshape and transform the body. Beautiful, sunny Miami is considered one of the global capitals for cosmetic surgery and an international hub for destination plastic surgery. Dr. Phillip Craft is pleased to welcome guests from around the world and has a strong international patient base, with a streamlined concierge system in place. This helps to facilitate long-distance consultation and travel arrangements as well as ensuring safety, comfort and utmost discretion for all visitors. Dr. Craft takes pride in maintaining an excellent reputation which results in a high number of patient referrals; a true mark of excellence.
Affiliations & Professional Memberships:
- American Society of Plastic Surgeons (2001 – Present)
- Florida Medical Association (2006 – Present)
- Medical Licenses: Florida
Publications & Presentations:
- “Traumatic & Pseudocyst of the Spleen”, Journal of the Tennessee Medical Association Vol. 80, No. 6. October, 1996
- “Steriotactic & Ultrasound Core Needle Breast Biopsy Performed by Surgeons”, American Journal of Surgery; Vol. 174, December, 1997
- “Decreasing Donor Site Morbidity of the Radial Forearm Free Flap”, Vanderbilt, Tennessee & San Francisco, California
- University of Tennessee, Memphis; M.D., (1990-1994)
- University of Alabama, Birmingham; Post-Grad Courses, (1989-1990)
- University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa; Bachelor of Science, (1985-1989)
- General Surgery, University of Tennessee, (1994-1997)
- Burn Fellowship, University of Tennessee, (1997-1998)
- Plastic Surgery, University of Tennessee, (1998-2000)
- HyperbAryc Oxygen Training Course, Columbia, South Carolina (1997)
- Microsurgery Training Course, (1999)