Dedicated to Patient Care

You may have read his work as Dr. Heck has authored several cosmetic and breast surgery articles in most of the recognized journals on plastic surgery. In 2004, two years after joining Columbus Aesthetic and Plastic Surgery, Dr. Heck was awarded The Prism Award for his outstanding work in breast surgery.

Dr. Heck Named as One of “The Best Doctors in America®” – Plastic Surgery

drheckpromoEach doctor has been peer-nominated and selected by the nation’s leading providers of information on top doctors. All doctors are board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS).

The Best Doctors in America® serves over 30 million members in 70 countries with the purpose of connecting patients who have a personal health challenge with the world’s leading physicians who can best address their issues. Only the top 5% of doctors in the United States receive this recognition.

Education & Experience

Dr. Robert T. Heck is a board-certified diplomat of The American Board of Plastic Surgery and joined Columbus Aesthetic and Plastic Surgery in 2002. Graduating from The Medical College of Ohio in 1995 with honors, Dr. Heck earned the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society Membership. During his medical school career, Dr. Heck also was awarded numerous other awards such as the Marion C. Anderson and Toledo Surgery Society Awards for his academic achievement in surgery. From early on, his commitment to excellence was evident and continues to be one of the reasons patients like you seek him out.

Residency & Fellowships

Following medical school, Dr. Heck completed four years of general surgery residency training at The Medical College of Ohio, where he was awarded The Outstanding Surgery Resident Award, and The Golden Apple Resident Award for excellence in surgical teaching. During his two years of plastic surgery residency at The Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, Dr. Heck was granted a highly competitive Aesthetic and Breast fellowship in Los Angeles where he trained under the renowned surgeon Dr. W. Grant Stevens, M.D., F.A.C.S. It was there that Dr. Heck perfected his skills in aesthetic surgery and learned many of the cutting-edge procedures he can now offer you today, such as the Laser Bra technique.