Dr. David Caplin, is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon. He received his undergraduate degree with honors from Kenyon College. He earned his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati. He completed his training in General Surgery at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and his residency in Plastic Surgery at Barnes Hospital. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
Dr. Caplin is also a member of numerous medical societies, including the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the Lipoplasty Society, and the American Association for Hand Surgery.
Currently, Dr. Caplin is a staff member at Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University, Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital, Missouri Baptist Hospital, Des Peres Hospital, and the HealthSouth Ballas Surgery Center.
Dr. Caplin is a recipient of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery's "Certificate of Advanced Education in Cosmetic Surgery." He has also been chosen as one of "America's Top Surgeons" and "Top Doctors" for the last three years.
Dr. Caplin offers an extensive selection of Plastic Surgery Procedures which include; Tummy Tuck, Breast Augmentation, Breast Lift, Endoscopic Plastic Surgery, Liposuction, Eyelid Surgery, Endoscopic Brow lift, Face Lift Surgery, Laser Resurfacing, Skin Rejuvenation, Forehead Lift, Reconstructive Breast Surgery, Breast Reduction, Male Breast Reduction, and Botox.
Dr. Caplin's areas of special interest include facial cosmetic surgery, all aspects of cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the breast, liposuction, body contouring, and endoscopic hand surgery. Dr. Caplin's interest in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the breast has led to his involvement in a number of national studies, to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of new forms of breast implants. These include the Mentor CPG (gummy bear) implant study in which he has been participating as an investigator since 2002, and has one of the longest and largest clinical experiences with this procedure in North America. He also performs minimally invasive cosmetic surgical procedures such as laser-assisted liposuction (Smart Lipo) and procedures for facial rejuvenation. His publications include a chapter in a recently published surgical text on techniques for rejuvenation of the aging neck and face. He also has a long-standing interest in endoscopic carpal tunnel surgery, which is a technique he helped pioneer.
Dr. Caplin can be located at his Consulting Suite in St. Louis, Missouri.
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