Specialty: Plastic Surgery Cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the face, breasts, body, and extremities performed in an appropriate and accredited in-patient hospital or out-patient surgicenter.
Hospital Affiliations: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, UCLA (Teaching faculty) Staff Information Dr. Yuan's office assistant, Myran, is ready to assist in advising and educating patients about the various aspects of cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. She is readily available to assist the patient in navigating the decision-making process and to coordinate the pre-operative and post-operative care. She is also helpful in discussing insurance coverage and billing questions when and if applicable. She can be reached at (310) 385-8425.
Testimonials (Unsolicited): "I want you to know how deeply grateful I am for you and what you have done for me. You've given me a sense of myself I've never had before. I just feel like I've become this complete women! Your special love and care has blessed me beyond measure." K.D., breast surgery
"My sincere thanks and appreciation for all your caring and kindness. I cannot possibly imagine receiving better care anywhere nor from anyone other than you.You made a potentially scary time for us truly as pleasant as I could imagine. I'll always remember your kindness." T.Y., facial burn reconstruction (Japan)
"Words cannot begin to express my gratitude for all you have done. Your genuine concern and care are heartfelt." D.B., breast augmentation
"This is to thank you again for the courtesy and excellent care that you have provided for my daughter. . . She has gone through the ordeal of her illness with much courage and with a very positive state of mind - both of which were consequence of not only the knowledge that she was under the care of a highly skilled and experienced professional, but - most of all - a very kind person. As a father, as well as a physician, I want you to know how much my wife and I appreciate your intervention." Dr. O.D. for S.D., breast cancer reconstruction
"You did a beautiful job. Thank you so much. You'll have a bus load of patients from here." G.L., facelift, blepharoplasty
"The best part of my experience with Dr. Yuan? The end result!" L.Y., rhinoplasty, blepharoplasty
"I just wanted to say thank you so much for your patience! It's been a bit more than one month since the operation and my eyes look GREAT now. Just the way I wanted! I just keep looking at myself in the mirror because I like them so much. I feel so lucky to have found a doctor like you!" S.N., blepharoplasty (London)
"I'd like to tell you how much I appreciate your warm, caring and sincere approach to my reconstruction and overall care during such a challenging time for me. You were truly a godsend and I've never felt so comfortable and secure with the capabilities of a doctor/surgeon." A.H., breast cancer reconstruction
"...every doctor and radiologist that has seen your work thinks it's the best they have ever seen." C.S., breast cancer reconstruction (New York)
"I can't even begin to explain my heartfelt gratitude to you. You have really made me one of the happiest people. . . I am so very blessed and grateful to have had a doctor like you. You gave me the feeling of trust, which was the most important thing to me. . . I hope that all of your patients will come out of surgery feeling as beautiful as I will feel for the rest of my life." C.Y., rhinoplasty (Massachusetts)
"You performed a fantastic nose job and chin implant on me . . . which I love, love, love. I'll almost certainly come back for some laser resurfacing on my acne scars. . . " M.D., rhinoplasty, genioplasty (Los Angeles)
"Just a little note to thank you for all your amazing work and care for me. My time spent here has been life-changing and I cannot be more grateful to you. I now leave here feeling extremely happy and confident. Thank you again." C.W., Breast augmentation-mastopexy (London)
"This dress is the smallest size I have ever worn in my adult life. Thank you both for the outstanding job you each did to enable me to wear this dress and to look like this at age 70. Those circumstances that many people say "do not make you happy" actually have made me very happy. And I feel terrific!" J. T., Facial rejuvenation, abdominoplasty, breast reduction, liposuction of chest and abdomen, brachioplasty (Los Angeles)
"It is evident that Dr. Yuan is not your average doctor. He is an absolute expert in his field and is brilliant beyond even what such a serious career as his requires." S.L., abdominoplasty "
(Dr. Yuan) is not about the revenue. He is about the health of his patient and about the results that, in my case, are everything I wanted and much better than I expected - sincerely. He is kind to EVERYONE... and his reputation is that of being an absolute perfectionist...he is THE best... he will make this investment you make in yourself one that will offer years of a return." B.G., augmentation-mastopexy, facial rejuvenation (Los Angeles)
"I recommend Dr. Yuan without pause for his excellent surgical skills and wonderful professionalism. Not only is he always current with the latest techniques, he has a sixth sense when it comes to cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. In a city where pursuit of a "perfect" result is a priority, Dr. Yuan manages to achieve this goal without leaving a patient appearing as having obviously "gone under the knife." M.C.,Blepharoplasty (Los Angeles)
"Dr. Yuan is not only a very unique surgeon, but also a very caring gentleman. He is well-respected by both his patients and peers. I put my total trust and confidence in Dr. Yuan to perform any surgery required." J.D. Reconstructive secondary abdominoplasty, medial thighplasty (Hong Kong)
Questions: Dr. Yuan welcomes the opportunity to answer your questions. Although specific recommendations or treatment plans cannot be made over the phone or e-mail, issues of an educational nature can be addressed. Please write Dr. Yuan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Photos: Out of respect for my patients and concern for misuse of sensitive photos, I do not publish before and after photos on my website. Photos of one patient also do not necessarily reflect nor represent the situation nor goals of another patient. However, if desired, I am happy to show photos during your private consultation.