Richard Harris DuBou, M.D., is dedicated to providing his patients with high quality, personal care. Dedicated as well to public and student education, Dr. DuBou has written several papers and given presentations on the subject of plastic and reconstructive surgery, maintains a position on the active teaching staff at the University of Louisville, and served as Lieutenant Commander of the U.S. Public Health Service at the Marine Hospital Department of Surgery in Galveston, Texas from 1971 to 1973.
After graduating cum laude from Brandeis University with a B.A. in Philosophy and Psychology, Dr. DuBou obtained his medical degree from State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. While in school, he pursued studies in neurology at the Mayo Clinic, child psychology at the Hamstead Clinic in London, the Yale University of Medicine, and neurosurgery at Cornell University. Dr. DuBou completed extensive post-graduate training, beginning with an internship at Presbyterian Hospital – Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco, CA. He completed residencies in general surgery at Tufts University – New England Medical Center in Boston, MA and the U.S. Public Health Service Hospital in San Francisco, and in plastic surgery at St. Francis Memorial Hospital in San Francisco and at the University of Louisville in Louisville, KY. Held a fellowship in hand surgery and reconstructive microsurgery under Dr. Harold E. Kleinert in Louisville.