John J. O'Brien, Jr., M.D.
Background & Specialties
The American Board of Plastic Surgery
Born and raised in Niagara Falls, New York, Dr. O’Brien received his undergraduate degree from Syracuse University with honors, received his medical degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo and is proud to be a trusted St Petersburg/Tampa plastic surgeon.
Dr. O'Brien completed a five-year General Surgery Residency at the State University of New York at Buffalo. During his Chief Residency, this Tampa plastic surgeon was awarded the prestigious "Resident Teacher of the Year Award". His plastic surgery training was completed at St. Joseph Hospital and the Texas Medical Center in Houston, Texas. While there, Dr. O’Brien worked directly with some of the true pioneers in plastic and reconstructive surgery, learning cutting-edge techniques.
Associate Professor of Surgery, University of Tampa, Florida
Publications and Presentations
As a highly-regarded expert in plastic and cosmetic surgery, he has lectured at both state and national meetings regarding various aspects of plastic surgery. Dr. O’Brien has written articles and book chapters for various medical publications and has provided expert consult to a number of companies in the plastic surgery and med-spa arena.