Board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Allen Gabriel understands that plastic and reconstructive surgery provides a unique opportunity to deal with a wide variety of needs ranging from addressing congenital anomalies, to breast reconstruction following mastectomy, to aesthetic procedures such as breast and facial cosmetic procedures. A member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons®, Dr. Gabriel has the extensive training and education that make him an excellent choice for Portland area patients.
Dr. Gabriel is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. The letters FACS (Fellow, American College of Surgeons) after a surgeon's name mean that the surgeon's education and training, professional qualifications, surgical competence, and ethical conduct have passed a rigorous evaluation, and have been found to be consistent with the high standards established and demanded by the College.
Dr. Gabriel's medical school experience was enriched with several leadership activities, including serving as class president, organizing altfundraisers, serving on several committees and creating a student-run homeless clinic, which to date, is still going strong, serving the indigent population of Reno and Sparks, Nevada. Dr. Gabriel is one of the few medical students in the country to have received the prestigious Humanism in Medicine Award. This award lead to the creation of the University of Nevada's Humanism in Medicine Honor Society, of which Dr. Gabriel is still an active member. Dr. Gabriel's interest in research began during his undergraduate studies, where he successfully completed and defended an elective research thesis in organic chemistry, for which he received highest honors. During medical school, he was involved with both clinical and basic science research, earning several research awards and publications prior to graduating. Dr. Gabriel is board certified in plastic surgery and has been invited to speak nationally and internationally on breast and aesthetic surgery.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
- MDUniversity of Nevada School of Medicine
- Fellowship (2008)Baptist Hospital
- Residency (2007)Loma Linda University
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