Dr. Hardesty is President of the prestigious California Society of Plastic Surgeons and was formerly the Chief of the Department of Plastic Surgery at Loma Linda Medical Center. He is Double-Board Certified in both plastic and general surgery. The delivery of personal, individualized, and total patient care has been the hallmark of Dr. Hardesty’s success. By a vote of his peers, he has been listed by U.S. News & World Report’s in Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors in America: Plastic Surgery & Cosmetic Surgery and Best Doctors in America from 1996 to present. He is also a recipient of the “Patients’ Choice” award given in appreciation and praise for his quality care. (Of the nation’s 870,000 active doctors, only 5% were awarded this honor by their patients).
Dr. Hardesty donates his time regularly to international medical projects and has provided care, without charge, to those individuals with congenital or acquired deformities. While at Loma Linda University, Dr. Hardesty founded “Operation Good Samaritan.” Dr. Hardesty’s proudest accomplishments and blessings, however, are his marriage of over 25 years to Marti Baum-Hardesty, M.D. and their four children: Ashlee, Bradford, Chelsea, and Derik.
Learn More about Dr. Robert Hardesty, MD. The Award-Winning, Top-Rated Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon, serving Riverside & San Bernardino Counties, and the entire Inland Empire.
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Dr’s Hardesty's upmost goal is patient safety, thus he only performs procedures at accredited state of the art outpatient surgical centers located near or on the campus of Riverside Community Hospital. They also enjoy privileges at Loma Linda Medical Center, Redlands Community Hospital and Arrowhead Regional Hospital.