Looking for plastic surgery in Colorado Springs and in southern Colorado? Dr. Bland holds two Doctorate degrees. His first was received in 1981, with a Doctorate in Pharmacy (Pharm.D.). He next attended medical school at the prestigious University of California at San Francisco (UCSF) and received his Doctorate in Medicine (M.D.) in 1985 with AOA Honors (a national honor society for medical students).
Dr. Bland completed a full General Surgery Residency at the University of California at San Francisco in 1992, with Board Certification in General Surgery awarded in 1993. After an additional two years training at UCSF, Dr. Bland completed his Plastic Surgery training in 1994. Dr. Bland achieved Board Certification in Plastic Surgery in 1996, with re-certification in 2005 and 2016.
Dr. Bland is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons as well as the prestigious American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. The Center for Plastic Surgery is an AAAHC accredited health care facility.
Gertrudes R. Bland
As an RN-BSN, Gertrudes specializes in non-invasive and minimally invasive facial and body rejuvenation. She graduated from the prestigious University of San Francisco Nursing School in 1987. From 1987 until 1994, she was a staff nurse at Fort Miley Veterans Administration Medical Center. She received recognition as Staff Nurse of the Year in 1994.
In 1994, Gerty and Dr. Bland relocated to Colorado Springs and opened the Center for Plastic Surgery. Currently, Gerty concentrates on rejuvenation and beautification. She is Southern Colorado’s #1 injector of neuromodulators (Botox®, Dysport®, Xeomin®) and cosmetic soft tissue fillers, offering over 15 years of experience. Other services provided include laser skin rejuvenation, laser hair removal, laser vein treatments and non-surgical permanent fat reduction (Coolsculpt® and Vanquish®). Gerty is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgical Nurses.
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