Department Plastic Surgery
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English, Portuguese, Spanish
Surgeon Yes
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Main Campus


Additional Locations

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Arm Lift
  • Atherosclerosis Surgery
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Body Contouring
  • Body Lift
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Implant Exchange
  • Breast Lift
  • Breast Reduction
  • Brow Lift
  • Buttock Lift
  • Cancer Center
  • Chemical Peels
  • Chin/cheek Implants
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Destruction Of Skin Tags
  • Diep Flaps
  • Ear Lobe Repair
  • Ear Reconstruction
  • Endoscopic Cosmetic Surgery
  • EyeLid and Brow Lifts
  • Eyelid And Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Facelift (Rhytidectomy)
  • Facial Fracture Repair
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Fat Injections
  • General Plastic Surgery
  • Hair Plugs
  • Hand Surgery
  • Injectables And Fillers For Facial Rejuvenation
  • Juvederm
  • Keloid Removal
  • Labioplasty
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Laser Peels
  • Laser Surgery
  • Lasers
  • Lip Enhancement
  • Microsurgery
  • Neck Lift
  • Non-invasive Rejuvenation
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Perlane
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Radial Artery and Saphenous Vein Harvesting
  • Radiesse
  • Restylane
  • Scar Revisions
  • Scar Surgery
  • Sclerotherapy
  • Sculptra
  • Skin Care
  • Skin Grafting
  • Thigh Lifts
  • Trauma Reconstruction
  • Wrinkle Fillers
View all 57 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Aging Body
  • Birth Defects
  • Birthmark
  • Breast Cancer
  • Burns
  • Cancer
  • Cellulitis
  • Cleft Lip
  • Cleft Palate
  • Congenital Deviated Nasal Septum
  • Craniofacial Disorders
  • Ectropion
  • Entropion
  • Excess Skin After Weight Loss
  • Facial Aging
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hidradenitis
  • Infected Wounds
  • Lesions
  • Lipoma
  • Mastectomy Defects
  • Melanoma
  • Moebius Syndrome
  • Moles
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Nevus
  • Nose Deformity
  • Pediatric Birthmark
  • Pediatric Lesions
  • Pediatric Moles
  • Pediatric Nevus
  • Pediatric Skin Tags
  • Scars
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Tags
  • Skin Tears
  • Small Breast Size
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Wrinkles
View all 39 Specialties +


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About Andrea Moreira, MD

Andrea Moreira is a board-certified plastic surgeon at the Cleveland Clinic. Her initial interest in plastic surgery involved pediatric craniofacial deformities and breast surgery and began as an undergraduate. She pursued her medical degree at University of Para Medical School, Brazil and graduated in 1993. She completed her general surgery and plastic surgery at the Federal University of Sao Paulo (UNIFESP), Brazil, in 2000. She decided to continue with her training and underwent a craniofacial fellowship in Michigan, followed by a plastic surgery research fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic. During this time she received many awards due to her outstanding research including the Grand Prize Scholarship Award through the International College of Surgeons and the Alexander Waltz Award through the American College of Surgeons. Although she was board certified by the Brazilian Society of Plastic Surgery she opted to complete full residency training is US to be able to obtain the American Board Certification. She underwent general surgery and plastic surgery training at the clinic, which was completed in 2011. Dr. Moreira joined the plastic surgery staff at the Cleveland Clinic in 2011.

Dr. Moreira’s special interests include breast surgery and breast reconstruction surgery, including microsurgical breast reconstruction, body contouring surgery (including liposuction, abdominoplasty, and body lift), facial rejuvenation and eyelid surgery, as well as Botox® and injectable fillers.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Plastic Surgery
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
General Surgery
Cleveland, OH USA

Medical Education - Cleveland Clinic
Plastic Surgery
Cleveland, OH USA

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Plastic Surgery & Craniofacial
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - University of Sao Paulo Hospitals and Clinics
Plastic Surgery
Sao Paulo,

Residency - Jaragua Hospital & Medical Centers
General Surgery
Sao Paulo,

Medical Education - State of Para Federal University Medical College
Belem Para, Brazil


  • Plastic Surgery

Specialty Interests

Cosmetic surgery, breast reconstruction, microsurgery, general plastic surgery

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 10/2/2019, Dr. Moreira has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Consulting and/or Speaking. Dr. Moreira receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker or member of an advisory committee for the following companies:

  • Acelity L.P. Inc.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

137 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Listens 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 5
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

42 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2020

my doctor takes the time to listen to everything, she is a very fine physician!

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2020

dr Moreira displays exceptional care for me as a patient. makes me feel comfortable and allows me time to explain my needs.

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

dr. moreira, Sara and mindy are always super to deal with!

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

Doctor Moreira has so much care and compassion, she's an excellent Surgeon, makes time for her patients always explains everything going on with her patients

Reviewed on May 14, 2020

Nice way to touch base with Dr although probably a little challenging for her checking my post radiation skin. Dr. Moirera was able to look at my skin and ask questions checking on my healing

Reviewed on May 14, 2020

Dr, Moirera is a very knowledgeable, patient and kind doctor. She listened to and addressed my questions and concerns. I would absolutely recommend Dr. Moirera

Reviewed on May 14, 2020

Dr Moreira was wonderful! She was professional, kind, listened-a rock star in every aspect. What an asset she is to the CC.

Reviewed on May 14, 2020

I'm so Comfortable with my doctors at the Cleveland Clinic I fell like they are family I trust them completely with my health I have never felt that way about any other doctor outside of Cleveland Clinic

Reviewed on May 6, 2020

Dr. Moreira will always take time to listen to you she is a wonderful Dr and a person.

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2020

Nancy and Dr. Moreira are outstanding.

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020

I was happily surprised how quick it was to be able to see my doctor, especially during this time.

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020

amazing doctor as a person and as a doctor!

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

Dr Moriera as always was very comforting and genuinely interested in my recovery. She was very positive about my progress!

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

I feel safe and very positive about the care of Dr. Moreira

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020

Dr Moreira is very attentive to all my concerns. Her genuine concerns puts me ease after each visit.

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2020

I have referred 3 woman to Dr Moreira

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2020

loooooove Dr Moreira

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2020

dr. moreira is the most caring physician I have ever encountered in my life

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2020

outstanding physician!!

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2019

Dr. Moriera has so much compassion for her patients. and her skill as a surgeon is outstanding. many of my other doctors have ask for her number to refer patients with similar needs.

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2019

My care provider provided professional and caring service. She provides detailed explanations of the procedures being performed. She answers all questions I have and listens carefully to my concerns. I feel very comfortable in her office and she provides above excellent care. I would definitely recommend her to my family and friends which I have already done. My care provider is a top notch doctor and an asset to the Cleveland Clinic .

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2019

dr. moreira is always amazing.

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2019

the doctors and nurse are very good

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2019

Dr. Moreira is professional and compassionate. I trust her completely.

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2019

Dr is one of the best !

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2019

Great Doctor, Great Staff

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2019

Dr Andrea Moriera is so caring, knowledgeable and kind!! I rate her 10 out of 5!!

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2019

Dr. Moreira is absolutely amazing in understanding patients needs. She always listens first and and then explains her opinions and thoughts to the patient about the best solution possible. Very talented surgeon. I am very satisfied with her job.

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2019

love Dr. Moreira she's very warm and listens to my concerns

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2019

Dr Moriera always treating patients with the utmost respect and kindness

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2019

I can't possibly put into words how EXCELLENT my experience has ALWAYS been to Dr. Moreira. Cleveland Clinic has a gem in her and her staff.

Reviewed on Aug 15, 2019

Dr. Moreia's care and service by herself and her team has been outstanding! I am beyond thrilled with the post surgery outcomes. She and her team have been exceptionally responsive to all inquires and concerns throughout the process.

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2019

she is an exceptional care provider

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2019

Dr. Moriera is AWESOME!!!!

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2019

Dr. Moreira is one of the best doctors I have encountered at Cleveland Clinic!! Hands down!!

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2019

I love my doctor and her assistance and nurses. the ladies at the desks are very pleasant and helpful also.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2019

*Dr. Moireira is a cut - above the norm both technically & bed-side manner.

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2019

I would recommend Dr. Moriera to anyone. She is very knowledgeable, kind, compassionate and very thorough!

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2019

Dr. Moriera really seems to care about her patients. She is always so kind and very concerned with your feelings and opinions.

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2019

this appointment was easy to get and Dr. Morierra wonderful

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2019

Dr. Morierra is wonderful

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2019

Dr.Moreira, is professional, knowledgeable and on. time. These are qualities that I not only expect but require in my physician. She takes her time to explain the procedure and answer any questions I may have. I have the utmost respect and confidence in Dr Moreira. The Cleveland Clinic needs more doctors like her,who are caring, compassionate and are experts in their field.

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