Robert Applebaum is a Plastic Surgeon who has been practicing for twenty years and been in Beverly Hills since 1995. He is an innovator in the field of laser surgery for plastic surgery procedures and lectures and educates physicians worldwide in the use of lasers. He has also published numerous articles and scientific papers in the areas of laser surgery.
Dr. Applebaum performs a wide array of plastic surgery procedures and specializes in aesthetic facial surgery, nasal surgery and breast surgery. He skillfully utilizes the latest proven technology and innovation to obtain the most natural results for his patients. His surgical skills and judgment are sought after by a large international clientele.
He comes from a family tradition of medicine, as both his father and grandfather were physicians. Both majorly influenced his philosophy that spending enough time with patients and developing a strong doctor-patient relationship is of primary importance.
Dr. Applebaum graduated from the University of the Health Sciences/The Chicago Medical School in 1985, before training at the prestigious surgical residency at USC/Los Angeles Country Hospital. After five years of general surgical training, Dr. Applebaum completed his plastic surgical training at the University of California Irvine Medical Center and completed extensive study at the world-renowned Beckman Laser Institute. In 1992, after serving as Chief Surgical Resident at the University of California Irvine, Dr. Applebaum began his practice at Cedars Sinai Medical Center. In 1996, he moved his practice to its present location on Bedford Drive and built the Four Thirty Six Aesthetic Surgery Center to deliver the highest quality outpatient care. Dr. Applebaum is an active medical staff member and performs reconstructive surgery at Cedars Sinai Medical Center.
Dr. Applebaum is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS) and is a member of the distinguished American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Los Angeles Plastic Surgery Society, Graduate Surgeons LAC/USC, American Society for Laser Surgery and Medicine and the Los Angeles County Medical Association. He has authored and co-authored numerous scientific publications in the fields of plastic and general surgery, and has often been featured as an expert in the media
In addition to his practice of plastic surgery, Dr. Applebaum has incorporated alternative and complementary medicine systems as they apply to healing and improving patient care and recovery. He has developed proprietary products for recovery after facial and laser surgery that incorporate herbal and homeopathic components to aid in the recovery process. Dr. Applebaum has created Rx Ceuticals a revolutionary line of anti-aging makeup with benefits for all skin types.