He graduated from Creighton university School of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska and completed a general surgery residency at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics in Iowa City, Iowa (1986 - 1991). After that, Dr. Schutz completed a plastic Surgery residency at Tulane University Medical Center in New Orleans, Louisiana (1991 - 1993).
In addition to his certification by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, Dr. Schutz is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, adn teh American Medical Association. He is also a member of the South Dakota State Medical Association, Black Hills Medical Society, Midwestern Association of Plastic Surgeons, and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society.
Dr. Schutz has been a clinical professor at the Sanford Medical Association, University of South Dakota. He was awarded a certificate of recognition by the Allergan Academy.
The Plastic Surgical Center is a facility associated with Dr. Robert Schutz and his practice, Black Hills Plastic Surgery of Rapid City Medical Center. In addition, he is affiliated with:
- Plastic Surgical Center of Rapid City
- Rapid City Regional Hospital
- Same Day Surgery Center
- Black Hills Surgical Hospital
- Spearfish Surgery Center