Lori L. Cherup, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and Advanced Skin Care

(972) 421-8872

Why Choose
Dr. Cherup & Radiance Plastic Surgery

RADIANCE Plastic Surgery, located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is led by Lori Cherup, M.D., F.A.C.S., a board-certified plastic surgeon whose insight into patients' needs, knowledge of state-of-the-art technologies and surgical judgment and skill are all available to you on your first plastic surgery consultation. Her vision and energy are surpassed by very few other plastic surgeons. These same talents will be offered to you to diagnose, recommend and execute the best procedures to bring you to physical and inner soulful RADIANCE.

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Aesthetic Plastic Surgery & Advanced Skin Care


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Dr. Lori Cherup

President of Radiance Plastic Surgery

Dr. Cherup

Dr. Lori Cherup is the president of RADIANCE Plastic Surgery and the Medical Director of RADIANCE Surgical Center, a private outpatient surgery center. She has been in practice at six major hospitals and her own center since 1989.

Dr. Cherup is trained in both plastic surgery and general surgery. She received her M.D. from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and completed her residencies at Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh and the University of Chicago. She received her A.B. from Princeton University in 1976.

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Advanced Skin Care

Dr. Cherup

Susan Mowry, R.N. is our skin clinic nurse-aesthetician, injector specialist and laser technician. She is a registered nurse with degrees from Community College of Allegheny County and South Hills Beauty Academy, and has 15 years of experience leading our skin care clinic. She continues her Aesthetic education by attending yearly advanced skin care seminars.

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Dr. Cherup is the medical director for Invisible Ink
Laser Tattoo Removal

Unlike older lasers which deliver heat to the pigment and surrounding tissue, the newly FDA approved PicoSure laser uses PressureWave Technology to shatter the ink into tiny particles that are easily eliminated by the body. The result is clearer skin after fewer treatments without injuring the surrounding skin. It also allows for the removal of stubborn blue and green inks as well as previously-treated, difficult tattoos.

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Testimonial 1"I have had both tummy tuck and a back lift surgeries at Radiance. The outomces far surpassed even the most imaginative dreams. I couldn't be more thrilled!...

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Testimonial 1"I love the staff and Dr. Cherup. I would never go anywhere else. The only issue that I had was I wrote the check for my upcoming procedure and asked if it was possible...

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