Dr. Robert D. Lewis, M.D., FACS, Canfield, OH, is honored by the International Association of Who’s Who as one of America’s Most Influential Physicians for his extensive contributions within the field of Plastic Surgery.
CANFIELD, OH, May 07, 2020 /Neptune100/ — Dr. Lewis has gained extensive experience in private practice over the course of three decades and is a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon that combines surgical skill with an emphasis on patient care.
Dr. Lewis commenced his medical education and training at DePauw University. It was here that he completed two undergraduate degrees in Biology and Pre-medical Science. He then subsequently went on to complete his Medical Degree at the University of Illinois, College of Medicine, graduating in 1989. He then secured the opportunity to complete his General Surgery Internship in 1990 and his residency in 1995 at the Akron General Medical Center. After making the decision to specialize in plastic surgery, Dr. Lewis completed his Plastic Surgery Residency at Summa Health Systems, Akron, Ohio, in 1997 and his Aesthetic Surgery Fellowship at Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital, New York, in 1998. Finally, Dr. Lewis graduated from The University of Akron with his Master of Science in Biology.
Dr. Lewis went on to spend the first two years of his career practicing in Peoria, Illinois. In 2000, he embarked on a new journey, making the move to Youngstown where he upheld various roles including the Gillian Institute. In his current capacity, Dr. Lewis fulfils his role at the private practices ‘Drs Garritano & Lewis’.
Dr. Lewis services include both Cosmetic and Aesthetic Surgeries as well as Reconstructive Surgery, particularly the hand and face. He has a high level of expertise in operating on tissue damage, in particular the repair or replacement of skin tissue, bone, and other tissues.
Dr. Lewis always feels a strong duty of care to his patients and prides himself on his ability to listen. Dr. Lewis understands everyone is different and prides himself on his dedicated approach to every patients’ care needs whilst remaining honest and making an effort to provide education throughout the whole process and surgical recommendations.
In a continuous effort to expand his medical knowledge and status, Dr. Lewis was honored to become a Fellow with the American College of Surgeons (ACS). He is also Board Certified with the American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS) and attained his Maintenance of Certification (MOC). Dr. Lewis is also a Member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) and Ohio State Medical Association. Practicing on a private basis, Dr. Lewis is also affiliated with Salem Regional Medical Centre and Mercy Health-St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital.