Dr. David Dorfman is a highly trained and skilled double board certified plastic surgeon who has an extensive background in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the face, breast, and body. Dr. Dorfman is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Dorfman has some of the most impressive credentials of any plastic surgeon within Southern California. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychobiology from the University of California, Los Angeles, where he then stayed to complete his degree in dentistry. Afterwards, he received his medical degree from University of California, Davis. His academic achievements earned him a spot in the highly competitive Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residency program at the University of California, San Francisco.
Dr. Dorfman continued his training in General Surgery, also at the University of California, San Francisco, which is widely regarded as one of the nation’s top programs. Dr. Dorfman then went on to complete his full residency program in plastic surgery at U.C. Davis, where he was trained in the most advanced reconstructive and cosmetic surgical procedures available today. Dr. Dorfman completed his surgical training with a fellowship in craniofacial surgery in the Division of Plastic Surgery at Stanford University, further distinguishing himself within the field of plastic surgery.
Dr. Dorfman brings his many years of expertise in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery as well as his broad education and artistic talent to his cosmetic practice. He is well attuned to his patients’ aesthetic concerns and goals, working with each individual to create a highly customized surgical plan.
As a testament to both his expertise and compassionate character, Dr. Dorfman was a Fellow for Operation Smile, a charitable organization dedicated to performing cleft lip and palate surgery in low and middle-income countries. He has also performed surgery for impoverished children in Mexico, Nicaragua and India.
If you are interested in scheduling a consultation with Dr. Dorfman, please contact our friendly office staff, we are more than happy to answer any and all questions you may have.