Dr. Richard Warren
777 W Broadway #1000
Vancouver, BC V5Z 4J7
Phone: (604) 876-1774
Monday-Thursday: 9:15 a.m.–4 p.m.
Friday: 9:15 a.m.–3 p.m.
*Closed for lunch 1–2 p.m.
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About Dr. Warren
Dr. Richard Warren was born and raised in British Columbia and completed his basic medical training at the University of British Columbia. He interned in the San Francisco area and returned to Vancouver to complete specialty training in plastic surgery. (http://www.surgery.ubc.ca/plasticsurg.html). Following residency, he pursued fellowship training in Los Angeles, California and Norfolk, Virginia before joining the Department of Surgery at the University of British Columbia.
He is certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (http://rcpsc.medical.org/) and by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. His professional memberships include numerous national and international plastic surgery organizations. He is past president of the Northwest Society of Plastic Surgeons, past president of the Canadian Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and past Director of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
Dr Warren is the former Chairman of Plastic Surgery at the University of British Columbia where he was Head of Plastic Surgery at the Vancouver General Hospital and the University of BC Hospital. He remains on active staff at these hospitals and is a Clinical Professor at the University of British Columbia.
As Chairman of the Royal College Specialty Committee for Plastic Surgery, Dr. Warren was Chairman of the Canadian Board of Plastic Surgery – the organization responsible for the training and credentialing of plastic surgeons in Canada. He is the former Chief Examiner for Plastic Surgery in Canada and a former senior examiner for the American Board of Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Warren is internationally known in plastic surgery and is a frequent lecturer at conferences around the world. He has been a visiting professor at numerous universities and medical centers. He has authored articles for the principal journals in plastic surgery and has authored fifteen textbook chapters. He was editor of the Aesthetic Volume in Plastic Surgery (2013) – the premier reference textbook in the specialty of Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Warren is in private practice at the Vancouver Plastic Surgery Center where he is Medical Director. His clinical interests are in aesthetic surgery of the face and breast.Back to Top