Albuquerque Plastic Surgeon
8004 Constitution Place NE
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110 US
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5 out of 5 stars Mommy Makeover

Tummy Tuck, Breast Augmentation/Lift, & BBL - Roswell, NM

After losing a significant amount of weight, plastic surgery was the next step in my transformation process. I researched several plastic surgeons in and around New Mexico and came to the conclusion that Dr. Gallegos was the most qualified. I had a tummy tuck, breast augmentation/lift, and brazilian butt lift done by Dr.Miguel L. Gallegos at Hermosa Plastic Surgery. At my initial consultation,...

5 out of 5 stars Breast Augmentation

32A to 32DD 365cc silicone unders

I went to see four different plastic surgeons here in Albuquerque and out of all of them Dr. Gallegos had the best bedside manner and time to answer all my questions. Everything went fast and was able to do everything inc, consultation pre op and surgery within three weeks. The staff was the friendliest out of all the other centers I visited and we're happy to answer questions and work around...

5 out of 5 stars Breast Augmentation

29 Years Old, 3 Kids, Breast Augmentationand tummy tuck Roswell, NM

So many times people are quick to complain But reserved to say thank you..I'm so,Pleased Of How Professional And Kind Dr Gallegos Was To Me. If I could give him twenty stars I would definitely do it, I couldn't be more pleased so a big Thank you to Dr Gallegos and his wonderful staff for taking such good care of me!

5 out of 5 stars Mommy Makeover

Breast Reduction, Tummy Tuck - Albuquerque, NM

Very satisfied with breast reduction. Was told by two plastic surgeon's in town that it was one of the best reductions they have ever seen. My surgery went well. I also had a tummy tuck at the same time with great results. The office is very nice and the lady at the front desk is so sweet and friendly.

5 out of 5 stars Breast Augmentation

39 Years Old- 3 Kids Size A Pre-op 400cc High Definition Silicone Gel - Albuquerque, NM

Being small breasted, always wanted one but never made the time/finances for myself to get it doen. Woke up and decided. I chose Dr/ Gallegos based on other family members that have went to him. I told him my goal and he took it from their- In surgery I was told I was a tight fit so he went with his gut on the 2 sizes we discussed. Point being everything looks beautiful and...

5 out of 5 stars Brazilian Butt Lift Revision

Bbl and Loving It♡ - Albuquerque, NM

So pleased with Dr. Gallegos and my results. I would highly recommend him. I find him to be kind, professional, and highly skilled. So glad I had the courage. I went to another local plastic surgeon and had a very djfferent experience. I read some of the past reviews with confusion on Dr. Gallegos. He exceeded all my expectations. I can not say enough about him and his staff.

5 out of 5 stars Brazilian Butt Lift

What can I do about the swelling? Still very swollen 2 weeks post op.

Hello ladies. I'm going to have Brazilian butt lift & a tummy tuck & lipo done on my flanks, abdomen and back all at the same time. My concerns are how I'm going to position myself while sleeping as well as during the day for a min of four weeks. My dad said to use a inner tube so I don't put pressure on my new booty :) I'm super excited to have my new body but extremely nervous as...

5 out of 5 stars Tummy Tuck

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Im 29 & a mother of three. After having my children my tummy looks horrible. I am getting a TT & BBL at the same time which explains the high price. My pics r on my BBL post. I have 4 more weeks to go & I'm soooooo scared. I'm such a baby when it comes to pain. Plus I have anxiety big time so yes I'm what u call a hott mess.Ok so the past couple of days I went from being...

5 out of 5 stars Mommy Makeover

11 Days Post-op - New Mexico

I was really nervous but it has been better than expected. I had a breast augmentation, full tummy tuck w/ muscle repair and lipo. Never had any real pain just really sore. It felt like a horse had rolled on me! I wasn't prepared for the fatigue and hunching over for the first 7 days. Now I'm standing straight, and feel great except for a little soreness in my back(from hunching over)...

5 out of 5 stars Tummy Tuck

TT, Lipo and Brizilian Butt Lift Scheduled for March 8, 2011 After a Journey. - Rio Rancho, NM

I had gastric by pass surgery in June of 2009. Before my surgery my weight was at 275lbs. I now weigh 155lbs I lost a total of 120lbs to date. I feel wonderful! For the exception of the pooch and the sagging skin. I workout 3 to 4 times a week but I have not been able to achieve the results I want. So my journey to find a PS started 4 months ago. I went for consultation in Sept 2010 I was...

Board Certifications

Board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery

Memberships

American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS)
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
Fellow, American College of Surgeons (FACS)

Education

  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: University of New Mexico
    Medical: MD, University of New Mexico School of Medicine
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Residencies:
    General Surgery, University of Texas Medical School in Houston
    Plastic Surgery, Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Pediatric Plastic Surgery, Chicago's Children's Memorial Hospital and Chicago's Shriners' Hospital
    Fellowship: Advanced Microsurgery, Houston's St. Joseph Hospital

Treatments offered at Hermosa Plastic Surgery

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How to get rid of the fibrosis after 3 years? I really need the advice, thank you. (photos)

Skin irregularity after liposuction is the most common undesired outcome.  It may be more pronounced with weight gain.  These irregularities may be c... READ MORE

I am considering getting hair transplants. I have a bad widows peak; options? (Photos)

Follicular unit transfer is the state of the art.  Goto neograft.com for more info.  Search for best price in the region.  Results are very dependable. READ MORE

How many syringes of Restylane will I need for tear troughs? (Photo)

One of Restylane Silk.  Ive had great results with it.  Lasts about a year.  Only take minutes to do it. READ MORE

I have Fibroadenoma in my left breast. Can I still get a breast augmentation? I had a biopsy done.

Fibroadenoma is common and benign.  They are worrying because it's a lump and sometimes painful.  Sometimes they can be removed during the breast a... READ MORE

Too small and too squared shaped? (Photo)

I sometimes get this complaint early on after a breast augmentation. The tight submuscular pocket squishes the implant down. In time, tissues relax... READ MORE

My belly button is red/bruised and it has blisters below it. My PS says this will heal on its own. Is this right? (Photo)

It appears that your garment is to tight causing a skin irritation below the umbilicus. It will heal but maybe a better fitting garment would help. READ MORE

Am I a candidate for a Brazilian Butt Lift, Liposuction or BOTH? And what's the Average cost? (photos)

It looks like you are a good candidate. Removing fat from the back, especially the lower back and moving it to mostly the lower lateral buttocks will... READ MORE

Why has my butt gone down dramatically, almost to how it was before surgery?

This is usual following the procedure because the swelling subsides and the fat cells actually shrink. The fat cells have a volume that is created as... READ MORE

Where can I get the silicone sheeting scar treatment after breast lift and augmentation?

I recommend the products from Biodermis. They include adhering strip and a topical application called Prosil. I've prescribed these for years and had... READ MORE

Possible to get multiple procedures done in one time? TT, Lipo, breast lift, BBL? (Photo)

Thanks for your question. It appears that you are a good candidate for these proedures but it may be alot for one day. I would recommend the body... READ MORE

Before and After Photos by Dr. Gallegos

Miguel Gallegos, MD, FACS has shared 25 before and after pictures with 3 helpful votes from the RealSelf community.

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