Dr. Ricardo Ventura Herrera is a plastic, aesthetic and reconstructive surgeon based in the Dominican Republic. He made his specialization in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, with the renowned plastic surgeon Ivo Pitanguy, considered the father of the world’s aesthetic surgery and one of the most outstanding figures of the 20th century.

He is a graduate of INTEC University, where he stood out for his academic excellence, receiving the title of Doctor of Medicine (Cum Laude) in 2005. In 2006, he left for Rio de Janeiro, where he was accepted in the General Surgery Service and of the Nursing 17 of the Hospital Santa Casa de la Misericordia.

In 2007, upon completing his training in General Surgery, he was selected to perform his residency, in the prestigious Plastic Surgery Department of Professor Ivo Pitanguy. There, he had the opportunity to receive personalized training from the most outstanding plastic surgeons in the industry, including Dr. Pitanguy himself. In February 2011, after having completed his residency, he returned to the Dominican Republic, where he became part of the Medical Staff of the Corazones Unidos Clinic in Santo Domingo and of the Cibao Advanced Plastic Surgery Center (CIPLACI), in San Francisco. Macoris.

Within the body contouring surgeries Dr. Ventura specializes in:

  • Lipo Vaser for muscle definition and body contour
  • Glueteal contour and augmentation
  • Simple breast augmentation, breast lift with & without implants

  • Breast reduction and placement of calf implantsa

Within the facial surgeries:

  • Rhinoplasty

  • Bichectomy

  • Facial rejuvenation with nanofat and facial lipografter
  • Facial lifting and blepharoplasty

Dr. Ventura is a Lipo Vaser and High Definition technique pioneer in the Dominican Republic and the Caribbean. He is a renowned international speaker on Lipo Vaser, High Definition Liposculpture, Gluteal Augmentation and Breast Augmentation. Dr. Ventura is a member of ISAPS (International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery), FILACP (Latin American International Federation of Plastic Surgery), AEXPI (Association of Ex-alumni graduates of Prof. Pitanguy) and SODOCIPRE (Dominican Society of Plastic Surgery).