Accepting New Patients
Certification: Plastic Surgery
Practice Philosophy: I have dedicated my career to the art of reconstructive and cosmetic surgery. More than 20 years in practice has taught me that open communication ensures that patients fully understand their surgical options and produces the best surgical results. My number one priority is providing each patient with safe, individual attention and care. In giving patients objective information and honest opinions they can make informed decisions.
Professional School: University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Residency: University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Fellowship: Universityof Hawaii, Honolulu, HI; University of California, Irvine
Special Interests: Trauma Reconstruction, Wound Care, Breast Augmentation, Tummy Tucks, Gynecomastia, Cosmetic Surgery, Cosmetic Plastic Surgery
The services Dr. Semlacher provides include:
Semlacher RA, Nuri MAK. Successful management of absent sternum in an infant using porcine acellular dermal matrix. Arch Plast Surg. 2019 Apr 11:470-474. doi: 10.5999/aps.2018.00829. [Epub ahead of print]
Learn more about ongoing studies and medical research at the MultiCare Institute for Research & Innovation.
Roy Semlacher, MD, FRCSC, is a Canadian board certified plastic surgeon. He is highly regarded by peers both nationally and internationally, and has authored multiple publications in cardiothoracic, reconstructive and cosmetic surgery.
Dr. Semlacher is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the Canadian Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and the Washington and California Medical societies. He has established a plastic surgery practice and wound care/lower limb salvage program at MultiCare.