Dr. Robert Hardesty has touched the lives of many people through cosmetic plastic surgery in Inland Empire, Riverside and across the world. His dedication, aesthetic skills and commitment to excellence in all aspects of cosmetic surgery including breast augmentation, tummy tuck, facelift and non-invasive procedures have lead to public recognition among the community and his peers. Dr. Hardesty has been featured in multiple local magazines including Inland Empire Magazine as one of the Best Doctors tallied by votes of the public.
Most recently Dr. Hardesty received the Castle Connolly Top Plastic Surgeon Award, meaning he is recognized among the top 1% in the nation in the specialty of Plastic Surgery. He was also named among the Top 10% of Plastic Surgeons in the US by the Health US News Top Doctors Report of 2012. He is the only plastic surgeon in Riverside to receive both of these prestigious awards.
Notably, Dr. Hardesty is the Vice President of the California Aesthetic Society and will be leading a panel at the annual meeting in San Diego in May 2012. Dr. Hardesty has also been to Vietnam with the Good Samaritan Medical and Dental Mission for the last two summers. He has gone for 10 days each summer to perform numerous plastic surgery procedures for those in need at no charge.
Cosmetic Surgeon Dr. Hardesty is a well-recognized teacher, researcher and author. These efforts culminated in many awards, including the vote by his peers to host the prestigious Plastic Surgery Research Council in April 1998. He has also been listed in the nationally recognized publications, such as, Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors in America: Plastic Surgery & Cosmetic Surgery and Best Doctors in America from 1996 to present. Most notably, Dr. Hardesty founded the first “integrated” plastic surgical residency training program in the United States.
Dr. Hardesty’s dedication and leadership qualities are unmatched in the crowded field of plastic surgery. To learn more about Dr. Hardesty check out our patient testimonials or contact our practice of Plastic Surgery in Riverside, CA to schedule a consultation.