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5 out of 5 stars Breast Reduction

Breast Reduction

From start to finish Dr Waltzman and his assistant Radka were very professional. They explained the procedure in detail and answered all of my questions and made me feel comfortable about my decision. Dr. Waltzman called me a couple of times after my surgery to make sure I was doing okay. I would recommend this proceedure and Dr. Waltzman.

5 out of 5 stars Breast Augmentation

Wonderful service and comfortable experience

My entire experience from start to finish has been exceptional. Dr. Waltzman understood exactly what I was looking for and my results were even better than I expected. During my consultation, I was able to ask questions in order to fully understand the procedure. The office atmosphere is comfortable and inviting. Everyone is very friendly and professional. My operation went smoothly, Dr....

5 out of 5 stars Inspira Breast Implants

295cc

Dr. Waltzman is so AMAZING!!!! I met with many doctors to find the right surgeon for my procedure; and I have to say, he is one of the best decisions I have ever made! His work has made me feel genuinely satisfied with my body image. He really listened to me and was very patient with me during our journey. I believe the best part of our doctor/patient relationship was the fact that he made me feel like one of his colleagues. That quality is rare in doctors. Dr. Waltzman respects his patient and it really shows. I would definitely recommend Dr. Waltzman as your next cosmetic surgeon!!!

5 out of 5 stars Breast Implant Revision

I had an amazing experience!! - Long Beach, CA

When I experienced one of my breast implants had ruptured I was devastated. I didn't have the best experience with my previous plastic surgeon so ultimately I didn't want to return to that office. I went online and found Dr. Waltzman and contacted his office. His office manager was very friendly and reassured me that everything was going to be ok. She got me in that very same day. Dr....

5 out of 5 stars Breast Reduction

Very Happy with Results of my Breast Reduction Surgery - Long Beach, CA

I needed to have a breast reduction surgery, because my back was hurting a lot. Besides from that I just wasn't happy with my breast, too big and uncomfortable. I am soo very glad that I found Dr. Waltzman to do the surgery. From the first time I visited his office I had a very good feeling about it. The staff is so very friendly and professional, always make you feel welcome. Dr. Waltzman explained the whole procedure to me and answered all my questions, so I knew what to expect with my surgery. Besides from being a excellent plastic surgeon, he is also a very nice down to earth man. He made me feel very comfortable. I think he could not have done my breast reduction surgery any better, I am extremely happy with the results. My back hasn't hurt since the surgery and I am more confident and I feel better. They look great now. I would not want to change a thing about the way they look and feel now. After care is great, after surgery they called and asked how I was feeling, I had a few appointments since my surgery, and I have had no complications or pain. I will definitely recommend Dr. Waltzman and his office team to my friends and family.

5 out of 5 stars Breast Reconstruction

Breast Reconstruction Needed After Bilateral Mastectomy - Long Beach, CA

Like the other reviewers mentioned, Dr. Waltzman is extremely professional and thorough when he consults with you. He also has a very pleasant, approachable manner and never makes you feel rushed. His office staff members, Radka and Venessa, are always genuinely warm, friendly and on top of the behind-the-scenes administrative tasks. Working with Dr. Waltzman and his office has been such a blessing during a very stressful time of life. Last but definitely not least, I am very pleased with my final results! I've been told that you can't even tell that I've undergone breast reconstruction.

5 out of 5 stars Inspira Breast Implants

25 Yr Old, No Kids, Needed Boobs!!! - Long Beach, CA

Dr. Waltzman is so kind and understanding. He really takes his time with you to explain everything and answer all your questions. I'm not sure if this is a thing, but I think he was also pretty gentle during my surgery: I was barely in any pain and I went back to work after 3 days (surgery on a Thursday, back to work Monday!) His staff are so sweet, too! I am so happy I found an amazing Dr so close to home and I will be recommending him to all my friends!

5 out of 5 stars Tummy Tuck

Excessive Skin Removal - Lakewood, CA

Dr. Josh Waltzman is awesome, he is a very detailed & compassionate doctor just what I was looking for, He answered every question I had, this doctor has great hands smooth cuts that just blend into the skin. I thank you so much, My awesome Dr.

5 out of 5 stars Liposuction

39 Y.o. Who Just Needed Some Contouring - Long Beach, CA

Dr. Waltzman is a true talent to his profession. He is an artist. He is attentive, caring, thorough and has a great bedside manner. The staff Radka & Vanessa are truly amazing. The doctor did a amazing job and made me feel like I was in the best of hands. I recommend Dr. Waltzman to anyone who's looking to feel better about their body. Great before and after care. Thank you doctor and ladies....

5 out of 5 stars Breast Reconstruction Revision

42 Year Old Female, 10 Year Breast Cancer Survivor, Bilateral Mastectomy. Long Beach, CA

Dr. Waltzman and his staff very polite and friendly. On our first consult he listened to what I've had done to fix the shape of my breast (I had fat graft several times) but he showed me what needed to be done and how they would look after and I agreed. I had the surgery done a month later and I love the results and as of today its only been 5 weeks since my surgery.

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Personal Statement

Dr. Waltzman is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon who believes every patient deserves high quality, safe, and individualized care to help achieve their own personal goals. With advanced training, he possesses a strong regard for what is aesthetically natural and functional.

Board Certifications

Board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery

Awards & Recognition

Awards:
2016 Long Beach Press - Telegram Readers Choice Best Cosmetic Surgeon
RealSelf Top Doctor

Hospital Privileges

Dr. Waltzman has hospital affiliations at Community Hospital Long Beach, MemorialCare Outpatient Surgery Center, Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, .

Education

  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: BS, University of Southern California, 2004
    Medical: MD, University of California, Irvine, 2009
    Graduate: MBA, University of California, Irvine, 2009
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Residency: Plastic Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, 2014
    Fellowship: Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Endorsed, 2015

Treatments offered at Waltzman Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

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Nasolabial fillers or facelift at 32? (Photo)

Thanks for your question and photos. I think fillers are a great option for someone in your age group.  Fillers can be used to help augment the ... READ MORE

Will 375cc - 425cc look too big on me? (photos)

Thank you for your questions and photos.  The short answer is that you probably will not see a huge difference between 25cc in either direction.  If y... READ MORE

Advice for Exercise After Breast Augmentation?

Thank you for your question. Many athletic women choose to have breast augmentation surgery. It is important to give the body a chance to heal from... READ MORE

I had my mommy makeover 3 days ago. How long will I be in discomfort and pain? Is there a time line? (Photo)

Pain and discomfort is one of those topics that is different for each patient. Of course, if you are having severe pain and your pain medication is... READ MORE

Would a breast lift with implants be necessary to achieve my ideal breasts? Or would you suggest something else? (Photo)

I think you will probably need a lift with small reduction on one side to balance out the amount of breast tissue in both breasts.  Next, in order to ... READ MORE

Is it true after a BA you are not allowed to workout your chest muscles?

I instruct my patients to hold off on all upper body exercises for 1 month after breast augmentation. This also includes heavy lifting of things like... READ MORE

Why do my boob's look so pointy and misshaped 48 hours post? (photos)

It is very difficult to evaluate any results at only 2 days post op.  It looks like you had a lift in addition to implants.  This look is not u... READ MORE

What is the percentege of someone's body rejecting a silicone breast implant?

The body does not really reject an implant.  Once the implant is placed inside the breast, the body forms a capsule around the implant which is a ... READ MORE

Why are some doctor's hesitant to do Tummy Tuck and Breast Aug in the same procedure? What are the risks? (photo)

These two procedures are commonly performed together.  Provided that you have proper medical screening and are otherwise healthy, then these ... READ MORE

Will 750cc look the same on first BA patient vs second BA patient?

You are describing two very different scenarios.  Putting 750cc implants in someone that is a 34A is a VERY large increase in size.  Assuming that t... READ MORE

Before and After Photos by Dr. Waltzman

Josh Waltzman, MD, MBA has shared 32 before and after pictures with 5 helpful votes from the RealSelf community.

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What to Expect With CoolSculpting

Dr. Josh Waltzman discusses CoolSculpting, explaining which body parts can be treated, how the applicators work and expectations during and after the procedure. WATCH VIDEO

CoolSculpting: An Overview

Dr. Josh Waltzman provides an overview of the Coolsculpting procedure and how it works. He discusses the science behind the procedure and what people can expect. WATCH VIDEO

Botox FAQ: Learn About the Wrinkle Treatment and What to Expect

Dr. Josh Waltzman discuses basic information on Botox, how it is used, and how long the treatment lasts. WATCH VIDEO

How to Select the Right Breast Implants For You

Dr. Josh Waltzman discusses the appropriate steps to make sure that you select the correct breast implant to suit your body. WATCH VIDEO

Learn About the Breast Augmentation Recovery Process

Dr. Josh Waltzman discusses the typical recovery process that patients experience after a breast augmentation. WATCH VIDEO

Saline vs Silicone Breast Implants: The Doctor Explains

Dr. Josh Waltzman explains the differences between saline and silicone breast implants, including "gummy bear" implants. WATCH VIDEO

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*Your results may vary. Any specific claims or permanence length of results vary for each patient and are not guaranteed.