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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Ginger – Lafeyette LA

“I give a special thank to Dr. Bridges and his staff.   Thank you for your excellent support during my breast augmentation.   Originally I was a bit fearful but but your consultation was very clear and spot on and I knew what to expect.   It really has been a great experience.”

Caroline – Shreveport LA

 “After seeing two other plastic surgeons I saw Dr. Bridges.  It was the friendliest visit I had.  My husband and I didn’t feel rushed and it was such a great consultation.  I love my Mommy Makeover, he delivered what the other plastic surgeon said they couldn’t.”

Susan – Longview, TX

“Dr. Bridges’s staff is wonderful.  I was treated like a friend.  My mommy makeover was better than I could have ever expected.  I’d highly recommend Dr. Bridges. “