Ronald DeMars, md, facs

Dr. DeMars is one of the most highly skilled plastic surgeons in the greater Portland area. He has more than 30 years of experience, during which time he has helped numerous patients realize their dreams of a more attractive appearance. Dr. DeMars’ impressive credentials and record of thousands of successful cosmetic procedures also attract many Vancouver plastic surgery patients.

Dr. DeMars grew up in Portland, Oregon. He has been happily married for more than 30 years and has five children. In his free time, Dr. DeMars enjoys golfing and spending time with his grandchildren.

Certification by two boards, including the only Plastic Surgery Board recognized by the prestigious American Board of Medical Specialties, ensures mastery of plastic surgery specialty.”
– Dr. DeMars

Dr. DeMars received his Bachelor of Science degree from Texas Christian University and earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from Oregon Health Sciences University. He participated in a select internship program through Ben Taub General Hospital in Houston before serving as a medical officer in the Navy.

During the eight years he served with the U.S. Navy, Dr. DeMars completed his general surgery residency at the U.S. Naval Hospital in Oakland, California. After leaving the service, he fulfilled his plastic surgery residency requirements at Pennsylvania State University’s Milton S. Hershey Medical Center before opening a private practice in his hometown of Portland, Oregon in 1982.

Fourteen years of education in college and medical school, specialty training and four years practicing medicine in the Navy created a strong foundation for my plastic surgery Portland practice.”
– Dr. DeMars

College: Texas Christian University, Bachelor of Science Degree

Medical School: Oregon Health Sciences University, Doctor of Medicine Degree
Internship: Ben Taub General Hospital, Houston
Military: General Medical Officer, U.S. Navy, Sasebo, Japan
Residency: General Surgery, U.S. Naval Hospital, Oakland, California
General Surgery Practice: U.S. Navy, Philippines
Plastic Surgery Residency: M.S. Hershey Medical Center, Pennsylvania State University