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About Patrick K. Sullivan, MD

Comfort. Safety. Security. The Highest Quality. These are the four cornerstones of Dr. Patrick K. Sullivan’s plastic cosmetic surgery practice in Rhode Island . Our highly trained staff strives to provide you with the most personalized and professional care possible, ensuring that you will feel at ease while you are here. Dr. Sullivan has been recognized as one of the “Best Doctors in America” and as one of Redbook’s “Top Doctor’s for Women.” Part of his philosophy of care is to provide a comprehensive treatment experience for each patient, with the goal of achieving results that not only look beautiful, but also natural. Before and after your surgery, you will meet with our board certified plastic surgeon at our office, where you may use a private entrance, if you choose. During the entire treatment process, Dr. Sullivan will listen to all of your concerns, talk with you about your options, and honestly communicate with you about all aspects of your care.

As part of the faculty at Brown University’s School of Medicine, education is very important to Dr. Sullivan. His role as an educator extends to his consultations with patients, as well as his multiple appearances on television and radio. He has also been published in multiple professional journals, and has lectured all over the world. Dr. Sullivan believes that improving patient education is of the utmost importance. He believes that patients who are well-informed about procedures will make good decisions and have a thorough understanding of desired treatments and alternatives, leading to a high quality result that meets their goals.

Professional Background

Patrick K. Sullivan, M.D., F.A.C.S. specializes in cosmetic plastic surgery. Dr. Sullivan offers a wide variety of procedures that can assist with facial rejuvenation or other enhancements of the body. Some of the most popular procedures at his Rhode Island plastic surgery practice include facelift , neck lift , brow lift , liposuction , rhinoplasty , tummy tuck surgery , and breast augmentation . Dr. Sullivan also caters to male patients, offering a variety of skin enhancement and body contouring options. These include gynecomastia treatment in Rhode Island for men who experience excess tissue and fat deposits in the breasts.

Education & Training

Dr. Patrick Sullivan completed his medical residencies at University of Colorado and Brown University after earning his medical degree from Mayo Medical School in Minnesota. In 1986, Dr. Sullivan was the USA recipient of the International College of Surgeons scholarship. This honor enabled him to work as a fellow in Paris and Zurich, providing him with specialized training in face and body contouring.


Practice, Patrick K. Sullivan MD

235 Plain St
Providence, RI 02905
United States

Additional Information

Brands Offered
• Ava Anderson Sun Protection
• Neova® Skin Care
• Obagi Nu-Derm®
• SkinCeuticals
• Teamine Eye Complex®
• Tretinoin Cream (Retin-A)
Board Certifications
American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS)
American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery (ABOHNS)
Society Memberships
The Aesthetic Society
American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Facilities (AAAASF)
American Association of Plastic Surgeons (AAPS)
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
Fellow, American College of Surgeons (FACS)
Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons (NESPS)
Hospital Affiliation(s)
Dr. Sullivan is affiliated with Rhode Island Hospital, where his private surgical suite is located. He has personally hand-picked his medical team in order to uphold the same level of attention and care that he provides to all of his patients.
Surgical Facilities
Surgeries are performed at our private surgical suite, which is attached to the Rhode Island Hospital Complex, conveniently located one block away from our practice’s office. The surgical suite is private from the rest of the hospital, maintaining your confidentiality. Each operating and recovery room within our surgical suite is outfitted with the most advanced equipment available, ensuring the highest quality of care possible.

Patrick K. Sullivan, MD

Practice, Patrick K. Sullivan MD

235 Plain St
Providence, RI 02905
United States