Ruth Hillelson, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Director of Plastic Surgery and Aesthetics at American Self

DR Ruth Hillelson

Dr. Hillelson has extensive background in both cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. She has been successfully treating patients with a wide range of innovative medical techniques and technology. A renowned plastic and reconstructive surgeon who has practiced in Richmond since 1985, Dr. Hillelson is a native of Rhode Island and received her pre-medical education at Johns Hopkins University. She completed her medical school education at Harvard University.

Following her medical school education at Harvard University, she did her internship and residency in general surgery at the University of Virginia, her plastic surgery residency at the University of Kansas and completed a craniofacial and maxillofacial fellowship at UVA.

A former research chemist associate at Harvard, she has realized a long-time dream of producing a breakthrough technology for real skin rejuvenation with Iridesse Skin Crème.

Additional information about Dr. Hillelson is available for download in her CV