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Making a Difference with Reconstructive Surgery

At Thrive Reconstructive Surgery, we are plastic surgeons who provide compassionate, comprehensive reconstructive surgery care to patients who have been injured in serious accidents, have a history of cancer, or had poor healing after a medical procedure.

Our Specialty Procedures

  • Sternal Reconstruction
  • Scalp Reconstruction
  • Complex Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pelvic & Perineal Reconstruction
  • Vulvar and Rectal Reconstruction
  • Upper and Lower Extremity

Meet Your Medical Team

Dr. Max Pekarev

Founder, Thrive Reconstructive Surgery

Dr. Nicholas A. Flugstad

Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery

Dr. Sri Kurapati

Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery

Dr. Joshua Rivet

Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery

What Sets Our Practice Apart?

Dedicated Physicians and Compassionate Nursing Team

Healthcare practitioners prioritize patient’s best interests. Surgeons known for friendly and approachable demeanor. Genuine bedside manner.

Meticulous Case Assessment

Each case undergoes meticulous evaluation for the most appropriate treatment strategy. Personalized treatment plans tailored to unique medical requirements.

Established Collaborative Relationships

Close relationship and partnership with the medical community in the DFW metroplex.

Patient-Centric Approach

Consultations within a week, surgeries within two weeks. Commitment to delivering consistent, superior care. Multiple accessible locations and live phone support for utmost convenience and care.

Committed Support Staff

Exceptionally friendly and dedicated support staff. Our experienced billing staff will assist you with insurance providers and financial concerns. Accepts and bills all insurance plans.

What Our Patients Say About Us

‟I am beyond grateful to have found Dr. Max. I am overwhelmingly grateful to have found a doctor that knew what it was and could help me. I am 100% so glad I went through the surgery and I wish I would have done it sooner. It was the best thing for me”.

--- JAMES C.

‟My life afterward was 100% better. I did not realize how bad it was holding me down. I am more active, feeling better, and more confident. My activity level increased profusely so I am able to do so much more”

--- JANET P.

‟The surgery and recovery went a lot smoother than I thought it would be. Healed very quickly. Less intimidating than expected”.


‟Overall I am happy with the experience. As soon as I called, I was in the office the next day. Felt I was well informed and had a good reality of the location to start and the plan moving forward”.