Cosmetic plastic surgeon

Dr. Bernier is a perfectionist in everything he undertakes. He undeniably derives a great deal of satisfaction from aesthetic surgery, as it allows him to express his love for beauty and harmonious lines.

After extensive studies in medicine that earned him the title of specialist in plastic and aesthetic surgery, Dr. Bernier went to California where he worked with highly reputed plastic surgeons. Dr.Bruce F. Connell, among other prominent surgeons, was a role model for him. From his prolonged stay in California, an environment rich in new knowledge, Dr. Bernier brought back the expertise that enabled him to become a master in the fine art of aesthetic surgery.

After his return to Canada, Dr. Bernier dedicated himself wholly to aesthetic surgery. His professionalism is highlighted by his numerous specialist certifications, which he obtained from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (F.R.C.S.C.) and the American College of Surgeons (F.A.C.S.).

Always on the look-out for new state-of-the-art technology and desirous to offer superior quality service, Dr. Bernier has founded his own private Clinic, known under the banner of “Clinique de chirurgie et de médecine esthétique Dr Mario F. Bernier.”

Dr Bernier performs his surgeries including breast surgery, endoscopic breast augmentation at the private Rockland MD surgical center.

QUALIFICATIONS

Below is a detailed résumé of Dr. Mario Bernier's academic education and professional experience.

Qualifications

1993 Plastic Surgery - University of Montreal
1994 Fellowship in Aesthetic Surgery - Irvine University, California

Education

1991-1993 Plastic Surgery – University of Montreal
1988-1991 General Surgery – University of Sherbrooke
1984-1988 Doctor of Medicine – University of Sherbrooke
1983-1984 Pharmacist Program – University of Montreal
1982-1983 Graduate of Biological Sciences – University of Montreal

Professional Experience

Course Supervisor, Ultrasound-Assisted Liposuction Course
Montreal, November 14/15, 1998

Director of the Plastic Surgery Unit
Hôpital Hôtel-Dieu de Saint-Jérôme May 1995 - April 1999

Member of Centre métropolitain de chirurgie plastique de Montréal
May 1994 to May 1997

Other professional training

November 1997 Ultrasonic Liposuction – Los Angeles
February 1997 Ultrapulse CO2 Laser for Aesthetic Application – Toronto
July 1995 Training in Glycolic Acid Treatments – New York
January 1994 Fellowship Aesthetic Surgery, Irvine University – California
May 1990 Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Microsurgery, Medical Centre at Duke University – North Carolina

Certification

Plastic Surgery
American College of Surgeons
(F.A.C.S.)

Plastic Surgery
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
(F.R.C.S.C.)

Medecine
Medical Council of Canada
(L.M.C.C.)

Professional Associations

Association des spécialistes en chirurgie plastique et esthétique du Québec
(A.S.C.P.E.Q.)

Canadian Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
(S.C.C.P.E.)

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Collège royal des Médecins et Chirurgiens du Canada
(C.R.M.C.C.)

American Society of Plastic Surgeons
(A.S.P.S.)

Fédération des Médecins Spécialistes du Québec
(F.M.S.Q.)

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