Dr. Karl Schwarz
Board-certified plastic surgeon, MD
Throughout the years, Dr. Karl Schwarz has not only founded and developed a state-of-the-art cosmetic surgery practice, he has built a reputation for technical excellence and kindness to his patients. It is therefore not surprising that he has been mentioned in more than 25 publications and has received numerous awards from the medical community. A respected expert in his field, Dr. Schwarz continues to train future plastic surgeons on innovative techniques.
Dr. Schwarz is a certified member of the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
His visionDr. Schwarz’s surgical practice goes far beyond aesthetics. His ability to restore and enhance the body is an important step in the patient journey towards self-confidence and psychological well-being. Dr. Schwarz is motivated by the desire to create the kind of beauty on the outside that serves as a pillar for developing inner beauty.
Unique expertiseDr. Karl Schwarz's great compassion, as well as his desire to provide the best possible care, led him to focus his practice on surgical interventions of the face and body, but also on breast reconstruction for cancer patients. Dr. Schwarz is the only private post-breast cancer reconstruction surgeon in Canada. He understands that once the disease is treated, restoring the patient's appearance can greatly help maintain morale throughout the healing process.
Personalized careDr. Karl Schwarz is aware that surgical interventions are not always necessary. That is why his clinic offers complementary services such as facial injections of wrinkle relaxants. The goal is to ensure that every patient receives personalized care that precisely meets their needs and expectations.
In 1995, he obtained a Bachelor's Degree in Biochemistry at Skidmore College. A passionate sportsman, he was also a member of the hockey and rowing teams.
In 1997, Karl Schwarz obtained a Master's Degree in Physiology and Biophysics at the prestigious Georgetown University in Washington.
George Washington University
In 2001, he received his Doctorate of Medicine (MD) with honors from the George Washington University School of Medicine, winner of the first prize in surgery.
Georgetown University Hospital
From 2001 to 2007, Dr. Karl Schwarz completed his residency in Plastic Surgery at Georgetown University Hospital, one of the most recognized programs in North America. He published several research papers and book chapters on breast reconstruction and cosmetic surgery.
McGill University Health Centre
From 2007 to 2014, Dr. Karl Schwarz returned to Montreal and joined Plastic Surgery department team of the Faculty of Medicine at McGill University. As Associate Professor at McGill University, he teaches and performs a range of reconstruction surgeries to treat accident victims and patients suffering from malformations.
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