Board Certified Surgeon in Miami

Dr. Alexander Zuriarrain was born and raised in Miami, FL, where he began his accomplished academic career at the prestigious Belen Jesuit Preparatory School. Dr. Zuriarrain, known by his patients as Dr. Z, was awarded a full scholarship, for his skills as a leader, to North Carolina State University where he graduated Cum Laude as a Park Scholar.


He went on to obtain his medical degree at Ponce School of Medicine, where he perfected his ability to treat patients fluently in both English and Spanish. While in medical school, he focused his efforts on a career as a surgeon and subsequently completed, with distinction, a five-year residency program in general surgery at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, NM. Afterwards, he obtained board certification from the American Board of Surgery.

Professional Notes

Dr. Z’s passion for perfectionism and attention to detail led him to complete three years of additional residency training in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic Florida. He conducted numerous research projects and presented his findings at a host of medical conferences sponsored by the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery; the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, among others.

Dr. Z specializes in aesthetic procedures of the face and body including facelift, eyelid surgery, rhinoplasty, breast augmentation and reduction, abdominoplasty, gluteal augmentation with fat transfer, and liposuction, among others. With Zuri Plastic Surgery,

Dr. Z uses an individual approach to tailor his procedures to each individual patient’s body type and desires to lead them to making the best decisions. It is this thorough approach that makes the difference to consistently achieve the targeted results. Constantly learning and studying new techniques, Dr. Z has won many awards and has published his work in peer-reviewed journals.

He is an active member of several professional organizations and currently holds an active medical license in the state of Florida. He also has active privileges at some of South Florida’s most reputable hospitals.

His extensive training grants him the ability to provide his patients with excellent outcomes in an environment focused on patient safety. He is well-known for his surgical talent in the operating room, which leads to beautiful surgical results. His patients enjoy his warm and caring personality and appreciate his professional bedside manner.