La Jolla Plastic Surgeon
9850 Genesee Ave., #130
La Jolla, California 92037 US
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5 out of 5 stars Rhinoplasty

I only wish I had not waited as long as I did!

I had rhinoplasty done with Dr. Wheeler in 2015 and still love the results. He was very forthcoming with me on everything I should expect and was attentive to what I was wanting. Additionally, Dr. Wheeler's staff are very friendly and responsive. If you've looked into having anything done, you know this is just as important as choosing the doctor! I found Dr. Wheeler online but when I was...

24 Years Old, 5'3, No Kids, Looking for Perkier, Fuller Breasts

I've picked a doctor and have decided on surgery the 14th. I am 5'3, 125 pounds, thin & athletic build and a 32 C (in VS at least). I gained quite a bit of weight my freshman year of college (20 lbs which is a lot for my height) and my boobs haven't been the same since I lost the weight. Although doctors say I don't need a lift, I do feel saggy for my age and am looking for a fuller,...

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Personal Statement

Dr. Wheeler is an excellent surgeon much loved by his patients for his natural results and kind and caring manner. He is deeply respected by his peers and was recognized in 2005 by San Diego Magazine as the Best Plastic Surgeon in San Diego.

Board Certifications

Board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery


American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS)
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)

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  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: University of Michigan College of L S & A
    Medical: MD, University of Michigan Medical School
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Internship: General Surgery, Stanford University Hospital
    General Surgery, UCLA Medical Center
    Plastic Surgery, UCLA Medical Center

Treatments offered at La Jolla Cosmetic Surgery Centre

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Is there any hope for my crooked nose? (photos)

The photos seem to show the nasal bones are assymetric and well as the septum curved. A plastic surgeon in your area (Board certified by the American... READ MORE

Am I a good candidate for liposuction? (photos)

You appear to have good skin tone and should be a good candidate for liposuction. .Chest ,abdomen and flanks can likely be done at the same time.... READ MORE

37 Years Old Breastfed Twins...Does this look normal 2 weeks post op? (photo)

It is very early in your recovery. You should discuss the contours with your surgeon. In general as the skin adapts to the volume of the implant and... READ MORE

Nose still very asymmetric 6 weeks after septorhinoplasty. Any suggestions? (photos)

It is very early after surgery. Some of this may be due to residual swelling. .Return to your surgeon and he or she can advise you. READ MORE

Follow up to my previous question: Long nose wanted bad. Is it possible to get my long pointy nose back?

Four months is too soon to consider any additional surgery. The nose is still healing. If your skin is thick to begin with, you should wait up to a... READ MORE

What type of ear deformity can occur if this area is harvested for a rhinoplasty/nose graft?

In general, cartilage is harvested from the cup of the ear. This leaves no visible deformity. The cup does not grow new cartilage so touching the cup... READ MORE

Will fat return after facial lipo (on lower cheeks)?

In adults we believe that fat cells do not regenerate after removal. Therefore if your weight is stable after the procedure the contour change is... READ MORE

How much would it cost to fix my saddle nose? And how do you go about fixing it? (photos)

Your photos demonstrate a severe deformity. The underlying cause in part determines the choice of procedure. You will need to find a skilled nasal... READ MORE

My nose is much bigger after septoplasty-rhinoplasty, how long before I start to look 'normal'? I look like a pig. (photo)

The nasal tip can retain some swelling for up to a year. This is something to review with your plastic surgeon. READ MORE

I had liposuction to neck, jowls, arms and inner thighs 3 months ago. How long should I wait to have a breast augmentation?

Hopefully you have recovered well from your liposuction procedure. Since the breasts a completely separate area on your body, you can proceed at 3 months. READ MORE

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