Dr. Emerson is a board-certified plastic surgeon with over 15 years of experience specializing in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the breast, abdomen, and face. He enjoys working with both cosmetic and reconstructive patients and feels that the differing skills required for each are complimentary to one another.

Dr. Emerson understands that each patient is unique, with different needs and expectations. He is known for taking the time to listen to each patient in striving to achieve his or her unique goals. Dr. Emerson believes that superior results require a combination of art, science, and good judgment. He endeavors to create a youthful and natural look while minimizing risk and maximizing comfort.


MD, Vanderbilt University Medical School

BA, University of California, Santa Barbara


Microsurgery/Hand Surgery Fellowship, University of California

Plastic Surgery, University of South Florida

General Surgery Residency, University of South Florida