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Dr. Gus Galante's impressive qualifications and endearing qualities make him among the best and most highly regarded plastic surgeons in Indiana. His impressive results are evidence of his world-class surgical training and years of experience. His genuine, easy personality makes patients feel comfortable, supported, and able to talk openly. Learn more about Dr. Galante and you'll understand why thousands of women and men have entrusted their looks and their lives to him.

To meet Dr. Galante and find out why he stands out among plastic surgeons in Merrillville, Munster, and Crown Point, Indiana, request a complimentary consultationrequest a complimentary consultation using our online form, or call his Schererville or Valparaiso offices at +1-800-721-3244.

Dr. Galante's Credentials

Education and Training

  • Medical degree from Indiana University, where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society in recognition of his academic distinction
  • General surgery training at Loyola University Medical Center
  • Plastic surgery residency at Loyola University Medical Center
  • Fellowship in aesthetic surgery and reconstructive breast surgery at the Institute for Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery in Nashville, Tennessee
American Society of Plastic Surgeons | American Board of Plastic Surgery: ABMS MOC | The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

Board Certification

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery

Society Memberships

  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

Professional Fellowship

  • American College of Surgeons

Local Favorite

Dr. Galante grew up in Northwest Indiana, so it was a natural choice for the location of his practice. He has admiration and respect for the women and men who call this area home, and his patient testimonials are a clear indication that the feelings are mutual. Locals honored his practice by voting it one of the best Cosmetic Surgery Centers in The Times of Northwest Indiana's 2014 Best of the Region contest.

"Dr. Galante is so professional and makes you feel so comfortable. I always felt at ease with him. He answered all of my questions and I really trust him. His staff is also amazing and so friendly. I would recommend him to everyone (and I do)!!"
— review by gmarti00

In addition to serving their patients, Dr. Galante and his caring staff regularly give back to locals in need by donating time and services to a variety of charitable organizations in the community. Learn more about what makes Dr. Galante a local favorite by viewing his Why Choose page.

Breast Enhancement Specialist

Dr. Galante understands how important it is for women to feel comfortable and confident about the size and shape of their breasts. He has made breast enhancement surgery his specialty, helping thousands of women enhance their appearances through breast augmentation, breast reduction, and breast lift surgeries, as well as combination procedures. Visit his breast enhancement specialty site to learn more.

Accomplished in Face & Body Procedures

In addition to breast enhancement procedures, Dr. Galante offers surgical and non-surgical procedures to enhance and rejuvenate the face and body including facelifts, liposuction, BOTOX® treatments, and chemical peels. Dr. Galante is also experienced in complex combination procedures such as Mommy Makeovers.

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    Julie's Breast Augmentation

    Julie's Breast Augmentation

    "I'm proud of what I did. I've never felt so good about myself in my life. It may sound funny, but I'm complete now. I have my two kids, my husband, and I'm healthy."

    Read Julie's Story
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    Dina's Tummy Tuck

    "I was in and out in a few hours. It seems funny to say this, but overall it was honestly a pleasant experience."

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  • A Commitment to Northwest Indiana

    Community involvement is very important to Dr. Galante and his staff. We regularly participate in local events and non-profit organizations like Breast Oasis. Learn about how we give back.

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Our Patients Want You to Know...

...about their positive experiences with Dr. Gus Galante as their plastic surgeon. As they take the time to share via online review sites, we take the time to read them and post them, in their own words, on our Patient Reviews page.