Dr. O’Grady, Plastic Surgeon, is extensively trained;
Plastic Surgery, Reconstructive Surgery and as an Aesthetic Surgeon.
It is important that you understand the qualifications and training of your surgeon when you are considering any kind of Plastic, Reconstructive or Aesthetic Surgery. Even so-called “simple” surgeries can have complications and you need to make sure your plastic surgeon is well trained to handle it. Dr. O’Grady’s qualifications include:
- 5 year Plastic Surgery residency
- Fellowship in breast reconstruction at Women’s College Hospital
- Fellowship in adult craniofacial surgery (reconstruction of the face)
- Extensive training in injectable facial fillers (Restylane and Botox)
- Surgical privileges at all 3 area hospitals in York Region
Dr. Kevin O’Grady is a fully certified Plastic Surgeon by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and is a Staff Plastic Surgeon in Richmond Hill, Ontario. Born and raised in a small Northern Ontario community, Dr. O’Grady doesn’t practice with the usual hustle and bustle of the big city. When you come to see Dr. O’Grady, you can expect to see him every time for your appointment. Although the office can sometimes be a busy place, Dr. O’Grady strives to spend as much time with patients as possible and ensures that all of your questions are answered before you leave. If you’d like to experience some of this small town attitude, please don’t hesitate to contact our office. He completed his five years of Plastic Surgery training at McMaster University, followed by a year of Fellowship training in Craniofacial Surgery at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and Breast Reconstruction and Aesthetic Breast Surgery at Women’s College Hospital, both University of Toronto Teaching Hospitals. Prior to medical school at the University of Toronto, Dr. O’Grady earned a Master’s Degree in Biomedical Engineering from the Institute of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Toronto. He also holds an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Waterloo.
Dr. O’Gradys Plastic Surgery Practice
Dr. O’Grady’s practice is a mixture of both Reconstructive and Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Dr. O’Grady feels that this balance is an effective method for transferring knowledge and skills between two distinct disciplines within Plastic Surgery. Aesthetic patients benefit from lessons learned from reconstructive procedures in the same way that advances in cosmetic procedures lead to better reconstructive results.
An Active Member of the Society of Plastic Surgeons
Dr. O’Grady is a member of the Canadian and Ontario Societies of Plastic Surgeons as well as an Active Member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. He also belongs to the Canadian and Ontario Medical Associations. He has been invited to speak as a guest expert by Medicis Canada, the makers of Restylane, regarding facial anatomy and safety of cosmetic injectable fillers.
It’s Important your Plastic Surgeon is Board Certified
Board certified and fellowship trained, Dr. O’Grady performs minor procedures as well as numerous body contouring procedures such as smart liposuction and liposonic fat reduction safely in his office. Dr. O’Grady also maintains hospital privileges at all three York Region hospitals where larger procedures are performed under general anesthetic. He keeps up-to-date on the latest procedures and techniques although his overall approach to patient care tends to be conservative. Dr. O’Grady believes in researching new techniques to ensure they are viable and safe rather than rushing to be the first to offer a new procedure. He is also committed to keeping his consultations a “no pressure zone”. Patients need to make an informed decision about their care and deserve a no-nonsense, honest approach. If you would like to arrange a consultation with Dr. O’Grady, please feel free to contact Ornella or Stephanie at his office at (905) 417-3544.