Meet Dr. Benjamin Van Raalte - Davenport Plastic Surgeon
Dr. Benjamin Van Raalte earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and his medical degree from the University of Wisconsin Medical School in Madison. He continued his training with a General Surgery Internship and Residency at the University of Illinois in Chicago. Dr. Van Raalte then went on to complete a Plastic Surgery Residency at Indiana University in Indianapolis.
Board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, Dr. Van Raalte has held numerous prominent positions in medical facilities as well as professional organizations. He has served as the President of the Midwestern Association of Plastic Surgeons, Chairman of the Department of Surgery for UnityPoint and President of the Iowa Society of Plastic Surgeons, among other achievements.
A Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, Dr. Van Raalte is also a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Iowa Society of Plastic Surgeons and Midwestern Association of Plastic Surgeons. He is the recipient of a variety of prestigious honors and awards, including the Pathways to Leadership of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. In addition, Dr. Van Raalte has volunteered his free time on many community service endeavors, such as serving on the Executive Board of the Iowa Council for the Boy Scouts of America.