Dr Harrell has been practicing Plastic Surgery for over 24 years. As in most endeavors, experience is a powerful teacher and Dr Harrell has gained a vast amount of experience, particularly in the realm of Aesthetic(Cosmetic) Surgery.
It is our desire to offer our patients a world class experience as it relates to their surgical experience and results.
From the initial contact during the consultation process through to the preoperative, surgical and postoperative stages, Dr Harrell and his staff will do everything possible to ensure the most positive experience and the highest level of satisfaction.
This involves thoroughly understanding your concerns and planning the best surgical or medical approach for you - with you as a partner with the doctor - to achieve the best results possible.
Surgery is performed only in licensed or accredited surgical facilities with fully trained anesthesia providers to ensure the highest level of safety.
We invite you to visit our website or contact our office for further information and allow us to provide you with excellent care.
Our standard office hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00p.m.
Evening and Saturday appointments are available by special request.
Our office may be contacted by telephone and website twenty four hours a day.
Doctor Harrell's practice is now almost exclusively dedicated to Aesthetic(Cosmetic) Surgery. Doctor Harrell performs a significant number of Breast Augmentation, Liposuction and Rhinoplasty procedures. His training and Board Certification in both Plastic Surgery and Otolaryngology gives him special expertise in facial surgery, such as Rhinoplasty, Facelift amd Eyelid surgery. Dr Harrell has special expertise in ethnic rhinoplasty for Hispanics, African-Americans and Asians due to his extensive experience in this area. He also is one of the few surgeons in South Florida with in-depth experience using the Trans-Umbilical approach to Breast Augmentation when desired by patients seeking this approach.
Additionally there is a Medical Spa incorporated into the doctor's office. A wide variety of facials are offered by the onsite Aesthetician, as well as light peels, waxing and laser hair removal. Dr Harrell also performs deeper peels for those patients desiring even more correction of their skin concerns. Dr Harrell has over 15 years experience with the Obagi Skin Care Line. The SkinCeutical skin care line is offered as well.
In addition, Doctor Harrell offers Wellness Evaluations and the popular HCG diet. A number of products are available in the form of supplements. Dr Harrell has partnered with the Life Extension Foundation to offer the highest grade of supplements available commercially to patients wishing to feel as good as they look.
The Consultation Process is absolutely critical to helping ensure a high level of satisfaction with the surgery and indeed, the entire pre and post operative experience.
Dr Harrell will take the time to hear your concerns, perform a thorough Medical History and perform a pertinent Examination. He has a relaxed 'bedside manner' which aids in diffusing any normal anxiety a patient may be experiencing.
Dr Harrell feels it is essential to understand the your concerns thoroughly and to be able to communicate the findings and the proposed treatments clearly, in language you can understand. An educated patient is an empowered patient and a partner, along with the surgeon, in obtaining the best results possible.
All questions will be answered completely during the consultation and representative photographs of patients who have had a similar procedure will be presented as well.
After the consultation with Dr Harrell one of Doctor Harrell's patient consultants will discuss the procedure further and work with the you to answer any remaining questions.
The goal of everyone you see during the consultation is listen to your concerns and educate you to the best of their ability.
Doctor Harrell utilizes only accredited or licensed surgical facilities when performing surgical procedures. Procedures which are more minor in nature may be performed under local anesthesia in the office setting. Our surgical facilities utilize only board certified Anesthesiologists, CRNA's and Anesthesia Assistants. Patients always have a choice in deciding which anesthesia care giver they wish to use. Safety is of utmost concern and Doctor Harrell feels that the facilities he currently uses meet the highest standards for safety and superior patient care. For patients wishing to do so, tours of the facilities may be arranged prior to the procedure.
- Plastic Surgery Residency - Walter Reed Army Medical Center - Washington, D.C.
- Otolaryngology Residency - Brooke Army Medical Center - San Antonio, Texas
- D.O. - The Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine - Chicago, Illinois
- B.A. Natural Sciences - George Williams College - Chicago, Illinois
- The American Board of Plastic Surgery 1990
- The American Board of Otolaryingology-Head and Neck Surgery 1983
- American Society of Plastic Surgeons
- The American Society of Plastic Surgeons
- The American College of Surgeons
- The American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery
- The American Osteopathic Association
- The Florida Osteopathic Medical Association
- Memorial Hospital Miramar - Miramar,Fl
- Florida Medical Center - Fort Lauderdale,Fl