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5 out of 5 stars Tummy Tuck
I was feeling low (perhaps a mid life crisis), which motivated me to spend the money for a number of cosmetic surgeries I felt I needed including face/neck lift, tummy tuck, breast implants, chin implant, brow lift, and eye and nose work, and I had these procedures done over a couple of years. It cost a lot, but it was very well spent because now I look very good for my age, and I am very...
5 out of 5 stars Breast Augmentation
Here are the pros: I have beautiful breasts that I enjoy, my husband enjoys, and the world frankly enjoys! Trust me, I can tell. Not too big, not too small. And they look 100% natural. I did my augmentation because I had two children and nursed each for over one year. The end results were loose skin and virtually deflated breast. I felt embarrassed to while making love with my husband,...
5 out of 5 stars Breast Implant Removal
The explant surgery I had last month with Dr. Yuan, I was told by other surgeons would be difficult and possibly result in a deformity. I had spoken with several surgeons over the course of years. For years I put off surgery because I was told I could expect deformities such as dents, puckering, and nipple inversion, and that I would need two or more surgeries. Knowing how nervous I was,...
5 out of 5 stars Lip Surgery
I had a pinched gland in my mouth, which created what looked like a marble in my bottom lip. It was very noticeable to say the least. Dr. Yuan gave good advice and surgically removed it. Within a week or so after the swelling went down, my lip looked and felt totally normal as it did before. Very pleased with the result.
5 out of 5 stars Facelift
I wanted a natural looking face lift that was subtle, non-distorting, not overly aggressive. Dr. Yuan performed my face lift about ten years ago, and I recently had a mid-face lift to complete "the picture." I am very very pleased with the work. In a town over-flowing with plastic surgeons, I consider Dr. Yuan among the very best.
5 out of 5 stars Facelift
I was referred to Dr. Robin Yuan many years ago by someone who had shopped plastic surgeons, learned that Dr. Yuan was the best, and was extremely happy with his work. Dr. Robin Yuan has now been my trusted plastic surgeon for many years, and I cannot tell you how many people have complimented me on how young I look for my age. Years ago he did a face lift, a mid face lift, eye work, laser...
5 out of 5 stars Facelift
I am 67 year old grandmother who spent the past couple of year contemplating & investigating having a face lift. I had gone to surgeons that came recommended but I never felt totally comfortable. Dr. Robin Yuan was difference (please read my review) I had a face & neck lift, forehead lift and a "mid face lift" (I had never heard of but I have cheeks again without implants or fat injections...
5 out of 5 stars Breast Reduction
I was very happy with my outcome. I wanted a reduction and lift and Dr. Yuan did exactly what I asked for. The pain was a little more than anticipated, but overall I think it was definitely worth it. I am now much more proportionate and it is much easier for me to shop, work out, and I have less back pain.
5 out of 5 stars Facelift
I Am Happy with my Facelift ...though Gravity is Taking a Toll! What I Don't Like is That Should Never Have Implanted a Chin
I love the upper part of my procedure except to many implants at the time ! Who knew! I have a large chin that photographs badly which impairs my feeling when interviewed& working! It does NOT balance my face at all! I would not have ask for this many procedures if I new what I know now! Thank you Robin for your great work on my face . Though I knew by instinct I did not need a...
5 out of 5 stars Brow Lift
I was referred by a relative. There are so many plastic surgeons out there that a person like me looking for plastic surgery could be lost while researching all the websites. Thankfully Dr. Yuan was highly recommended and referred with two Harvard degrees to top, too. When I had my first consultation with Dr. Yuan, I had many questions and anxieties, but Dr. Yuan answered all my questions. I began to feel more comfortable about the surgery. I especially appreciate the consistent consultations and follow-ups I have received from Dr. Yuan wanting to know how I was doing. This added a special touch knowing that I am in good hands with a surgeon who genuinely cares about his patients before, during, and after the surgery. Dr. Yuan is a very kind, caring doctor and a model for his profession. Dr. Yuan listens patiently to discover what I want. I feel very comfortable talking with Dr. Yuan. It is a partnership trying to come up with the best surgical plan for me. The surgery went smoothly. A big part of the process is getting to the comfort level with my doctor and the surgery. As a result, the surgery was a big success for me. I am very happy with the surgical outcome. I had very little pain after the surgery, and I was back on my feet the next day walking and exercising. Thank you very much, Dr. Yuan, for the amazing surgery you did for me. I am very happy with my new look. I look and feel twenty years younger which gives me more confidence to do things. It is definitely the best decision I have made to have the surgery with Dr. Yuan. I wish that I had done the surgery with Dr. Yuan much earlier so I could enjoy the amazing results sooner. I am so happy with all that Dr. Yuan has done for me. I highly recommend Dr. Yuan to anyone who wants plastic surgery because he is the best!!!
$375. Cosmetic consultation with photos includes a minimum of two office visits. Please mention RealSelf.com when scheduling your appointment.
Awards & Recognition
Undergraduate & Medical SchoolUndergraduate: Biology, Harvard College, 1975
Medical: Harvard Medical School, 1978
Post-Medical School TrainingResidencies:
General Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, 1980
General Surgery, Cedars, Sinai Medical Center, 1984
Plastic Surgery, University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital, 1987
Fellowship: Post-Doctoral Scholar, UCLA Division of Plastic Surgery, 1983
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