Joel B. Beck, MD, FACS

Joel B. Beck, MD, FACS

Bay Area Plastic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 5.0 stars from 46 reviews
1241 E. Hillsdale Blvd, Suite 190
Foster City, CA 94404
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  • Offer Spring Promotion: Breast Implants or Lift $500 Off
  • Offer Get Ready for Summer- $500 Off Brazilian Butt Lift
  • Offer Free Botox with Your Liposuction Treatment

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5 out of 5 stars Mommy Makeover

So totally worth it!!

Joel B Beck, MD, FACS

5 out of 5 stars Tummy Tuck

Tummy Tuck and Breast Lift After Losing 125 Pounds - San Mateo, CA

Dr Joel Beck exceeded my expectations. He answered every question, had a great sense of humor, is a surgeon of extraordinary skill. His staff were outstanding, responsive, caring and professional. I would not hesitate to recommend him to anyone!

5 out of 5 stars

Brazilian Butt Lift - Bay Area, CA

4 out of 5 stars Smart Lipo

SmartLipo - Flanks, Bra Roll, and Outer Thighs

Sets realistic expectations of the procedure, uses the most advanced technology, in my case Smartlipo Triplex.

5 out of 5 stars Body Lift

Amazing Results with Lower Body Lift - Foster City, CA

5 out of 5 stars

One in a Million! - San Mateo, CA

He's "One in a Million" - *see my comments above

5 out of 5 stars Breast Reduction

Exceptional Result for Breast Reduction - San Mateo, CA

To Dr Beck, First of all, I'm deeply appreciate for your work which make my life so enjoyable... With your exceptional and gifted skill, you have really transformed our wish into reality My husband is always amazed and highly recommend you to his friends and colleagues... The provider facility was really adequate to care for me before and after the procedure. We wish you and your staff a wonderful holiday seasons... Sincerely,

5 out of 5 stars Mommy Makeover

Tummy Tuck/Lift and Augmentation - California, CA

All I can say about Dr. Beck is that he is excellent! My husband agrees. When my husband came with me to my pre-op he walked out saying that he could tell that Dr. Beck was very intelligent and knew what he was doing. What I really respected about Dr. Beck is that he really didnt feel that I needed an augmentation and a lift would be just fine; however, in the end I decided to go with a very small implant for volume and he respected that. I really like his conservative nature and the fact he isnt going to "sell" you what you dont need. Now 2 weeks pre-op it has been proven that Dr. Beck is very knowledgeable and an excellent surgeon with a wonderful bedside manner. Even when I kept asking him the same questions over and over he never once appeared frustrated. I even asked him silly questions that I knew that answer to because I just needed reassurance and still, he was always patient and kind. Also, the entire office staff is warm and welcoming. There is always someone available to answer a question. Jasmine the patient care coordinator is a sweetheart! I was so nervous prior to the surgery; however, once it was all said and done I wasn't as bad as anticipated. The nurses in the surgery center were amazing, non-judgmental, and so accommodating. During the wee hours of the night the nurse and I were alone and I had her all to myself. Having the procedure in the surgery center is great because it is discreet and you don't have to worry about a rush of people coming and going. Two weeks out and my TT and BA/Lift look great and I know that it will just get better and better as the days/weeks go by. Although, it has been mentally and physically challenging depending on others for help and not being able to workout, the reward is amazing. I know that 6 weeks are going to fly by and I will look behind and say wow that went quick! I highly recommend a mommy makeover for anyone that is thinking about it. After 3 pregnancies and a diasits recti all the sit ups in the world couldn't help anymore. I feel that all of the decades of hard work of eating healthy and working out have finally paid off and now I am more inspired to continue to work hard to be healthy and strong I do have to say be prepared to be "down" for at least two weeks and make sure that you have plenty of help.

5 out of 5 stars

Tummy Tuck and Breast Lift - Foster City, CA

I’m only a few weeks out from having had a tummy tuck and breast lift. The healing process (especially the tummy tuck) is very painful, so be sure to have lots of help at home! Even though I’m far from my full results, I’m thrilled already as I can see that my core is flat and contoured beautifully near my hips, and my breasts are perky. Dr. Beck is truly an artist with the human body. He is experienced, thorough and takes great care to guide you through every step of the process. I would highly recommend Dr. Beck.

5 out of 5 stars

Breast Augmentaton - San Mateo, CA

My experience with Dr. Joel Beck has been very good. He has explained everything to ome in a manner that I could understand with condescension. His professionalism is first rate. Follow up visits have been very pleasant. The staff has always been pleasant and very helpful. Dr. Becks offices are now in Foster City.

About Joel B. Beck, MD, FACS

Joel B. Beck, MD, FACS practices in Foster City at Bay Area Aethetic Surgery as a Plastic Surgeon, board certified by American Board of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Beck began participating on RealSelf in 2012, and has achieved "Distinguished Member" status. The doctor has 12 years of experience providing cosmetic and aesthetic medical services, and is a member of American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) and Fellow, American College of Surgeons (FACS). Dr. Beck has hospital affiliations at Mills-Peninsula Medical Center.

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Price shopping for surgery. Does it really save you money in the long run?

This is an article generated out of the numerous patients seen for revision surgery. Whether it's revision breast surgery, body contouring, or facial surgery, the fact is there are more consultations with patient's who are dissatisfied from their original operations. Why is there an increase incidence with this patient population? I can only speculate, but there are increasing pressures for physicians to attempt to generate more revenue in their practices and this is due to...

Safety with combining Brazilian Butt Lift with Tummy Tuck and Breast Procedures.

I developed this article to help educate potential patients thinking about combining procedures with a Brazilian Butt Lift. The stimulus for this article was to address patient safety as I have had a few potential patients inquire about performing a tummy tuck, breast augmentation, and fat transfer to the butt all at the same time!! They were given this potential surgery option seeing other surgeons in the Northern California community. As you probably already know, there...

Education / Training

Undergraduate: BS in Biochemistry, California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo
Medical: MD, University of California Irvine School of Medicine
Residency: General Surgery, Easy Bay Surgery Program, University of California Davis
Fellowships:
Burn Surgery Basic Science Research and Clinical Fellowship, University of California San Diego
Craniomaxillofacial Surgery, University of Mississippi
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Mississippi

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