Richard L. Dolsky, MD (retired)

Philadelphia Plastic Surgeon
191 Presidential Blvd, Suite 105
Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania 19004-1207 US

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5 out of 5 stars Breast Implants

Breast Implants - Philadelphia, PA

Team explained the procedure,made you feel comfortable and was well worth the time and money spent

5 out of 5 stars Nose Surgery

Nasal Surgery - Bala Cynwyd, PA

Dr. D was confident and knew exactly what I wanted. He understood that I wanted to refine my existing nose, not change it drastically. He knew exactly what improvements had to be made.

5 out of 5 stars Breast Augmentation

Thrilled with my Results - Philladelphia, PA

Worth every penny I spent! And the staff along with Dr. Dolsky are very knowledgable. I trusted him from the start and didn't even consider looking at other doctors.

5 out of 5 stars Facelift

Love My Results - Bala Cynwyd, PA

Dr. D is knowledgable, professional and has years of experience. After me consultation with him I knew he was the one for me!

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Board Certifications

Board-certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology and American Board of Plastic Surgery

Hospital Privileges

Dr. Dolsky has hospital affiliations at Surgery Center of Pennsylvania; Mercy Suburban Hospital.


  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: AB, Dartmouth College
    Medical: MD, Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Internship: Surgical Rotation, Mt. Auburn Hospital
    General Surgery, Harvard Surgical Service, New England Deaconess Hospital
    Otolaryngology, Northwestern University
    Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation

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