Dr. Tom Bell, named one of the world’s best plastic surgeons and Canada’s best by W magazine, has finally returned home to join the iconic SpaMedica Plastic Surgery Center as its Lead Surgeon. Yorkville’s 66 Avenue Road location will now be home to one of Canada’s best plastic surgeons with decades of expertise.
Yorkville’s Avenue Road corridor is no stranger to Dr. Bell, who pioneered the address as Toronto’s “Beverly Hills of plastic surgery” with his first surgical center back in 1986.
Dr. Bell has dedicated his 25 years of practice to cosmetic plastic surgery of the face and body; he prides his excellence on the harmonious balance of vision, aesthetic appearance, and patient care. He is known for his masterful skill and personalized, respectful approach to patients.
CTV, Global, Cityline, The Globe and Mail, The Toronto Star and The National Post all agree Dr. Bell is “a leading authority on cosmetic plastic surgery.”
When plastic surgeons are asked who they would send the wife or spouse to for a facelift, nose job or cosmetic body plastic surgery, they name Dr. Bell.
Why see the student when you can have the teacher!
Joining the team at SpaMedica allows him to offer the best in highly personal cosmetic plastic surgery treatments.
After graduating from medical school, Dr. Bell went on to complete his residency at the University of Toronto in Plastic Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, and Neurosurgery.
His numerous postgraduate fellowships in Aesthetic Plastic Surgery allowed for training under industry visionaries. He completed his fellowship in Facelift and Body plastic surgery by the famed Orange County, Southern California icon, Dr. Bruce Connell.
Dr. Bell trained in cosmetic blepharoplasty, Asian blepharoplasty, and facial surgery with famed Hawaiian plastic Surgeon Dr. Bob Flowers. And along the side of celebrated Paris Plastic and Craniofacial Surgeon, Dr. Danial Marchac, he trained in cosmetic rhinoplasty.
Dr. Bell received his Board Certified Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon and Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in Plastic Surgery at the esteemed University of Toronto.
Revered by patients and colleagues alike, Dr. Bell served as the head of the University of Toronto Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Training program for over 15 years and president of the Canadian Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
He is an invited visiting professor in Aesthetic Plastic Surgery at many university plastic surgery programs around the world. Dr. Bell has personally trained 15 certified plastic surgeons to perform aesthetic cosmetic plastic surgery through his fellowship.
As a surgeon whose skills extend through the full range of cosmetic and reconstructive procedures, Toronto’s Dr. Thomas Bell emphasizes his work in facial aesthetic surgery.
His highly sought-after skills and reputation for sophisticated procedures include thousands of facelifts, blepharoplasties, brow lifts, and rhinoplasties, as well as breast augmentations, tummy tucks, and liposuctions.
Bachelor of Science Anatomy with distinction
1976, University of Saskatchewan
Doctor of Medicine with distinction
1979, University of Saskatchewan
Rotating Internship, St. Paul's Hospital
1979 - 1980
General surgery and Plastic Surgery
University of Saskatchewan, 1981-1982
Residency in Plastic Surgery
1981 - 1985
University of Toronto, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
July - September 1982
University of Toronto, Department of Neurosurgery
January - June 1983
University of Toronto, Department of Plastic Surgery
1983 - 1985
Dr. Bell has been a highly valued and recognized guest on multiple Canadian TV news outfits, including appearances on CTV, Global, CityTV and Newspapers such as The Globe and Mail, The Toronto Star, and The National Post.