Board Certified Plastic Surgeon R. McIntyre Bridges, Jr. MD

Dr. Bridges is the highly skilled cosmetic surgeon and director of Bridges to Beauty. Dr. Bridges specializes in cosmetic surgery, advanced injection techniques and laser therapy and the most up to date age management medicine in Shreveport, Louisiana.

He received his undergraduate degree from Texas Christian University in 1979. He then earn his medical degree from the nationally respected Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina. While at Duke he performed cutting edge research to combat melanoma with immunotherapy. Dr. Bridges completed a General Surgery residency program at LSU Medical Center in Shreveport as well as a one year Burn Research Fellowship studying burn immunology. In 1991 he received a nationally recognized Board Certification in General Surgery.

Dr. Bridges completed his Plastic, Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgery Residency at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville Virginia in 1991, He then completed a Hand and Burn Fellowship in 1992. The Department of Plastic Surgery is nationally known for cranial facial reconstruction, burn research and for advance microvascular and hand surgery. Dr. Bridges then received his Board Certification in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  – read more –


Allergan Top 500 Practice

Cosmopolitan Magazine
Outstanding Plastic Surgeons of Louisiana

Shreveport Times
Best Cosmetic Surgeon Award

Locals Love Us Awards
Best in Cosmetic Procedures

SB Magazine
Best Doctors of Plastic Surgery

Louisiana Life Magazine
Face of Plastic Surgery
Nov.-Dec. 2014


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Mary – Shreveport

“Twenty-five pounds in three months and still losing.  Ideal Protein has changed my life.   Thank you Dr. Bridges and Rachel!”

Beth – Ruston LA

“The Smartlipo was the best decision I made this year!  My awful  thighs and muffin tops are gone.  Importantly I chose  Dr. Bridges because he is a board certified plastic surgeon with 25 years experience and he has an excellent reputation.  His staff and wife could not have been kinder.  Dr. Bridges is such a kind soul and excellent plastic surgeon.  Thank you!”

Connie – Shreveport LA

“I’m very happy with my tummy tuck.  My tummy tuck is awesome.  I’m a hair dresser and I’ve seen many of my client’s tummy tuck.  My clients are amazed at my result and not so happy with theirs.  Dr. Bridges made me so happy!”