Meet Indiana Plastic Surgeon Dr. Galante


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Raised in Northwest Indiana, plastic surgeon Dr. Gus Galante chose the medical field because it allowed him to pursue his passion for science and his affinity for the humanities. He has established plastic surgery practices in Schererville and in Valparaiso.

While Dr. Galante specializes in breast enhancement surgery, he also performs a variety of Indiana plastic surgery procedures for the body and face, as well as non-surgical skin treatments.

Education & Training

  • Undergraduate Degree: Wabash College, Crawfordsville, Indiana, summa cum laude
  • Medical Degree: Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, Alpha Omega Alpha Society
  • General and Plastic Surgery Residencies: Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois
  • Fellowship in Aesthetic Surgery and Reconstructive Breast Surgery: Institute for Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery, Nashville, Tennessee

Dr. Gus GalanteKey Facts

Significant accomplishments that distinguish Dr. Galante from other Indiana plastic surgeons include:

  • Certification: American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • Member: American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Member: American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
  • Fellow: American College of Surgeons
  • Fellow: American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery
  • Fellow: Ohio Valley Society for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Community Involvement

In addition to a strong commitment to his profession, Dr. Galante is an active and involved member of his local community, donating his time to community projects and charitable organizations including:

  • Being a co-founder and continued participant in the "Hospice Hustle," a cycling event to raise money for the Hospice of the Calumet Area, an organization dedicated to providing a caring and supportive environment for patients in the final stages of terminal illnesses.
  • Being on the Board of Directors of South Shore Arts, a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing art and inspiration to schools, parks, and underserved communities in the state.
  • Supporting the American Heart Association's Go Red for Women initiative, an organization that educates women about the importance of heart health.
  • Munster High School Booster Club, a non-profit organization dedicated to fundraising to support extra curricular activities including athletics, band, and theater.

Next Step

Ready to take the next step and learn even more about breast enhancement surgery? Request a consultation online or call our Schererville or Valparaiso offices at (800) 721-3244. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Gus Galante serves patients from Northwest Indiana, including Munster and Merrillville, as well as cities in the Chicago metropolitan area.

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