Address: 915 Middle River Dr #213, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304

Dr. Charles Pitluck

Dr. Charles Pitluck

 

 

Education

1993University of Kansas, M.D.
1989Georgetown University, M.S.
1986University of Miami, B.S.

Training

2000-2001Aesthetic and Breast Fellowship
Georgetown University Hospital
1998-2000Plastic Surgery Residency
University of Miami/ JMH
1993-1989General Surgery Residency
University of Miami/ JMH

Diplomate

American Board of Plastic Surgery

Licensure

FloridaLicense No. ME77828
1999-Present
District of ColumbiaLicense No. MD32363
2000-2002

Staff Privileges

Baptist Hospital
Coral Gables Surgery Center
Doctor’s Hospital
Hialeah Hospital
Mercy Hospital
Palmetto General Hospital
South Miami Hospital

Hospital Appointments

Coral Gables Hospital – Former Director – Division of Plastic SurgeryPalmetto General Hospital – Founder/Former Medical Director – Hyperbaric and Wound Medicine Center

Community Services

La Liga Contra el Cancer / The League against Cancer – volunteer physician

Awards

Outstanding Resident Teacher – Division of Plastic Surgery, Georgetown University – June, 2001

Professional Associations

American College of Surgeons –

Fellow

American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery –

Candidate Program

American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Jackson Surgical Society
Miami Society of Plastic Surgeons –

Past President (2006-2007)
Past Vice-President (2005-2006) & (2008-2009)
Past Secretary/ Treasurer (2004-2005)

Other Activities

Invited Speaker- Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign (The League against Cancer), Coral Gables, Florida, Oct, 2001Invited Speaker- TV interview, (IPL and stretch marks) Health Connection (NBC 6), July, 2002

Invited Panelist- Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign (The League against Cancer), Miami, Florida, October, 2002

Invited Speaker- TV interview, (anti-aging and quality of life) Univision 23, November, 2002

Invited Panelist- Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign (The League against Cancer) Miami, Florida, October, 2003

Invited Panelist- Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign (The League against Cancer), Miami, Florida, October, 2004

Invited Speaker- TV interview, (breast augmentation) Rocio, Telemundo, April, 2005

Invited Speaker- live TV interview, (silicone gel approval) Hoy en el Mundo, Telemundo, April, 2005

Invited Speaker- live TV interview, (silicone gel approval) Cada Dia, Telemundo, June, 2006

Invited Panelist- Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign (The League against Cancer), Miami, Florida, October, 2006

Invited Speaker- TV interview, (post-augmentation suicides) Noticiero- Fin de Semana, Univision, August, 2007

Invited Speaker- TV interview, (breast reconstruction) Consulta MedicaTV, Mega TV, September, 2007

Invited Speaker- TV interview, (liposuction/body contouring) Consulta Medica TV, Mega TV, September, 2007

Invited Speaker- TV interview, (abdominoplasty) Consulta Medica TV, Mega TV, February, 2008

Invited Speaker- TV interview, (body sculpting) Consulta Medica TV, Mega TV, June, 2008


Languages

English
Spanish

Interests

Running, Swimming, Fishing, Traveling, Reading & all forms of Jazz

Publications

de la Pedraja J, Ginzburg E. “Acute Abdomen”, UNDERSTANDING SURGICAL DISEASE, THE MIAMI MANUAL OF SURGERY. Eds., McKenney MG, Manganon P, Moylan J: Lippincott-Raven, Philadelphia, Pa, 1998de la Pedraja J, Erbella, J, Vail SJ, Shatz DV. Efficacy of follow-up radiologic evaluation in penetrating thoracic injuries: 3 vs. 6 hour roentgenograms of the chest. Journal of Trauma 46(1): 200, 1999

de la Pedraja, J, Erbella J, McDonald WS, Thaller S. Approaches to Cleft Lip and Palate Repair. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery 11:561, 2000

Shatz DV, de la Pedraja JL, Erbella JL, Erbella, J, Hameed M, Vail SJ. Efficacy of follow-up evaluation in penetrating thoracic injuries: 3 vs. 6 hour radiographs of the chest. Journal of Emergency Medicine 20(3):281, 2001

Spear SL, de la Pedraja, JL. Breast Reconstruction. In: UpToDate, Rose, BD(Ed), UpToDate, Wellesley, MA, 2001 – present


Presentations

de la Pedraja J, Erbella J, Vail SJ, Shatz DV. Efficacy of the follow-up radiologic evaluation in penetrating thoracic injuries: 3 vs. 6 hour roentgenograms of the chest.
Florida Committee on Trauma Resident Paper Competition. Orlando, Florida, November 1998de la Pedraja J, Erbella J, Shatz DV. Efficacy of follow-up radiologic evaluation in penetrating thoracic injuries: 3 vs. 6 hour roentgenograms of the chest.
29th Annual Meeting of the Western Trauma Association, Crested Butte, Colorado, March 1999Spear SL, de la Pedraja J, PSEF 2000 Reconstructive Videotape/CD ROM Award: Strategies and Techniques for Successful Two-Stage Prosthetic Breast Reconstruction. ASPS/PSEF/ASMS 69th Scientific Meeting, Los Angeles, California, October 2000de la Pedraja J, Body Contouring. Hialeah Hospital Bariatric Surgery Community Awareness Program, Hialeah, Florida, August 2002de la Pedraja J, Ravelo R. Radiotherapy and Breast Reconstruction in the Management of Breast Cancer. Medical Case Review-Oncology Conference, Palmetto General Hospital, Hialeah, Florida, December 2002de la Pedraja J, Mally F. Rodriguez W. Updates in Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine-2006. Palmetto General Hospital-CME, Hialeah, Florida, March 2006

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