Dr. Ruth Celestin was born in the New York metropolitan area. She trained in plastic and reconstructive surgery and additional advanced fellowship training in aesthetic surgery. Her practice offers a wide variety of plastic surgery procedures for both men and women.
Dr. Ruth Celestin earned her B.A. degree with High Honors from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ and attended New Jersey Medical School where she earned her medical degree.
After graduation, Dr. Ruth Celestin was accepted into a highly sought after combined residency program in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) in New Jersey. She completed her preliminary training in general surgery at University Hospital in Newark, NJ, the busiest Level I trauma center in the state. Following her general surgery training, Dr. Celestin completed a comprehensive program in all aspects of cosmetic and reconstructive surgery at University Hospital, during which time she served as Plastic Surgery Chief Resident.
After completing residency in plastic and reconstructive surgery, Dr. Ruth Celestin undertook additional fellowship training in aesthetic surgery at the prestigious Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital & Lenox Hill Hospital. During her fellowship, she trained with numerous nationally recognized leaders in the field of plastic surgery and learned the latest techniques in cosmetic surgery of all areas of the body including facial rejuvenation, breast enhancement, body contouring (Tummy Tuck, Laser liposuction, etc), Brazilian Buttock lift, and more.
Dr. Celestin serves in the United States Air Force Reserve Medical Corps as a flight surgeon at the rank of Captain. She is proud to serve her country by practicing aviation medicine, performing medical evaluations of and rendering treatment to military aviation personnel.
Dr. Ruth Celestin is a patient advocate who believes in making her patients feel comfortable and, more importantly, educated about the cosmetic and reconstructive procedures they choose to undergo. She is fluent in French and Haitian Creole. She enjoys makeup artistry, beauty and skincare, fashion, dancing (jazz ballet, modern), and community service.
One can expect world-class, personalized and compassionate care when visiting Dr. Celestin and our experienced, professional staff her at Georgia Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery.