Dr. Suzanne Quardt, otherwise known as “Dr. Q™” by her many patients, is Board-Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is one of the most well-known plastic surgeons in the Palm Springs area. She performs plastic and cosmetic surgery procedures at a state-of-the-art cosmetic surgery center in Rancho Mirage, also home to Dr. Q Medical Spa where patients can come in for the latest non-surgical procedures and advanced cosmeceutical products. Dr. Q’s motto is “with Dr. Q…”it’s all about YOU!”
Dr. Q specializes in all aspects of aesthetic surgery with an emphasis on breast surgery, from breast augmentation to complex breast revisions. She graduated with honors from the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey - NJ Medical School where she earned her Medical degree (M.D.) and the Faculty Organization Award or Most Outstanding Research Project. Dr. Q performed at sub-internship at Columbia University and received a letter of recommendation from the now famous Dr. Oz. She completed her General Surgery Residency, Plastic Surgery Residency, and Research at the LA County/USC Medical Center and published numerous scientific and clinical articles in peer-reviewed journals.
Dr. Q served as the Chief Resident in Plastic Surgery at USC from 2003 to 2004 and continues to be influenced and inspired by her many outstanding professors and mentors who have supported her throughout her plastic surgery career.
Over the course of her education and career, Dr. Q has completed advanced training in the latest advancements in reconstructive surgery and cosmetic surgery with an emphasis on breast surgery and liposuction. She has been named one of Coachella Valley’s “Top Docs” by Castle Connelly, Ltd in Palm Springs Life magazine for the past 8 years in a row, an award granted only by nomination and voting by peers.
Dr. Q was the recipient of the Athena Community Leadership Award in 2017 in recognition of her efforts to raise hundreds of thousands of dollars in support of the Desert AIDS Project through her past role as Co-Chair of the Steve Chase Humanitarian Awards Gala. She continues to be an active member of the community and supports many local charities, including The Desert Cancer Foundation, Olive Crest, The Desert AIDS Project & 100 Women of DAP, The Women’s Leaders Forum, The American Heart Association, Go Red for Women, and Loving All Animals.
When she’s not at her practice or serving her community, Dr. Q enjoys spending time with her beautiful 18 month old daughter, her husband, her three rescue dogs, and her growing circle of friends and family. She has a lifelong passion for dance, music, classical piano, and art. Both she and her husband enjoy living a healthy lifestyle and keeping fit. They both have a passion for high fashion and participate in the “Diva Sponsors” for Palm Springs Fashion Week hosted by Palm Springs Life every year.
Learn more about Dr. Q: visit www.palmdesertplasticsurgery.comSUZANNE