Compassionate care can be key to success when it comes to plastic surgery along with their medical prowess. Luckily, for patients of Dallas, Texas-based plastic surgeon Dr. Sameer Jejurikar, he is considered one of the best in the United States for both. In fact, his bedside manner and overall care are rated so highly by his patients that he was the recipient of the Compassionate Doctor Certification in 2012 by Patients’ Choice itself. To commemorate the honor, he was given a plaque by The American Registry and added to their Registry of Business Excellence
Patient’s Choice compiles the ratings and reviews of almost 100 million patients across the United States concerning the 870,000 practicing doctors in the country. These reviews were obtained through such online outlets as UCompareHealthCare, Vitals and Patients’ Choice Only three percent of these doctors had the were given this prestigious acknowledgment. Dr. Sameer Jejurikar empathizes with his patients and understands that any procedure can be overwhelming so he takes the time to individualize his patients’ care and get to know them as the people they are instead of just a procedure. Additionally, he ensures the quality of his craft by approaching it as art as well as medicine, contouring the media to fit the needs and desires of his valued patients.
The University of Michigan Medical School Honor’s Society graduate volunteers annually with Smile Bangladesh. Smile Bangladesh is an organization who works to repair cleft deformities in children located in the Southeast Asian country who would otherwise have little to no access to medical care. These types of deformities not only affect the afflicted physically but emotionally as well. The organization has performed upwards of 1,000 surgeries to date and continue to organize and send mission trips 2 to 3 times a year.