About Dr. Schuster

Ronald H. Schuster, MD
Cosmetic Surgeon in the Baltimore, Maryland Area

“Since people are now living longer, healthier lives, it’s only natural to desire a more youthful appearance. Throughout my career, I have committed myself to researching and implementing the safest, most advanced treatments to help my patients achieve the results they want. My aim is to improve your appearance through a safe and effective treatment plan that will allow you to look as youthful as you feel and provide you with the self-confidence to enjoy life to its fullest.”

Baltimore cosmetic surgeon Ronald H. Schuster, MD, is Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and Chief of the Plastic Surgery Division at Northwest Hospital Center in Baltimore County, Maryland. He is also head of his own private practice, which focuses on cosmetic surgery of the face, breast, and body. He has substantial training and experience in various areas of plastic surgery including rhinoplasty, facelift surgery, eyelid surgery, breast enhancement and reduction, breast lift, liposculpture, and abdominoplasty, as well as non-surgical treatments such as laser resurfacing and BOTOX® Therapy.

After graduating from Emory University with a Bachelor of Arts degree, Dr. Schuster earned his medical degree at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He went on to complete a full five-year general surgery residency at Sinai Hospital in Baltimore. From there, Dr. Schuster served a three-year residency and fellowship program in plastic surgery at Washington University’s Barnes Hospital. During his time there, he developed professional ties with several world-renowned leaders in the field of cosmetic surgery. His work with these figures has afforded him the ability to select and incorporate the most effective treatments into his practice. As a cosmetic surgeon, Dr. Schuster utilizes this distinguished training to provide his patients with the safest and most advanced treatments.

Dr. Schuster is an active member of several distinguished cosmetic surgery organizations including the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. He is also a member of the American Medical Association and the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery. He was selected to be one of the initial clinical researchers for the implementation of breast implants consisting of Trilucent™ soybean oil. He was also honored with a certificate of excellence for his research on blood supply during various facelift surgery methods. The literature he produced through this work helped pave the way for other surgeons to identify and create safe facelift techniques. Dr. Schuster continues to share the extensive knowledge of surgical techniques he’s developed as a cosmetic surgeon by teaching at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland.

Board Certified: American Board of Plastic Surgery
Fellowship: Craniofacial Surgery
Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Deformities Institute
St. Louis Children’s Hospital
St. Louis, Missouri
Fellowship: Cosmetic Surgery
Barnes Hospital
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri
Residency: Plastic Surgery
Barnes Hospital
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri
Chief Surgical Resident: Sinai Hospital
Baltimore, Maryland
Medical Doctorate: University of Maryland School of Medicine
Bachelor of Arts: Music
Emory University
Atlanta, Georgia
Clinical Instructor: Division of Plastic Surgery
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, Maryland
Member: American Society of Plastic Surgeons
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
American Medical Association
American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
Baltimore County Medical Society
John Staige Davis Society
Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of Maryland
Appointments: Chief, Division of Plastic Surgery, Northwest Hospital Center
Research Appointments: 1994 – Principal Investigator in FDA trials for replacement of pre-existing breast implants with Trilucent™ adjustable mammary implants
1996 – Multicenter open-label trial to examine the safety and efficacy of the adjustable Trilucent™ breast implant for primary implantation
Awards: Certificate of Excellence for study of facelift techniques, presented by the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

Contact Cosmetic Surgeon Ronald H. Schuster, MD

Dr. Schuster has rejuvenated the appearance of hundreds of people and he would love to do the same for you if you have been looking for a cosmetic surgeon in the Baltimore, Maryland area. Please contact our plastic surgery practice today for more information or to schedule an appointment.