Long Beach Plastic Surgeon
3828 Schaufele Ave., #360
Long Beach, California 90808 US

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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

Before my BA I was a 36B (not a full B, but half of a B cup). All my bras were push-up bras as I felt my boobs were saggy. I love the way my boobs looked in a tight t-shirt with a push up bra. I felt it fit my frame better as I have whose shoulders and medium built. That is the size I wanted my boobs to look, but with no bra on. I hate bras!! I figured with the boob size I wanted, I wouldn't...

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 had a breast reduction surgery. Because my back was hurting a lot and they were too big and hanging down. the surgery took about 4 hours. Recovery time was about 2-3 weeks. After surgery I haven't had any back pain, I feel a lot better and I am more confident. They look perfect. After care was great.

5 out of 5 stars Breast Reconstruction

Breast Reconstruction Needed After Bilateral Mastectomy - Long Beach, CA

I was diagnosed with breast cancer at the end of last year and underwent a bilateral mastectomy. Dr. Waltzman completed my breast reconstruction in two stages. Stage one involved expansion of the tissue (over the course of two months) in order to prepare it for the implants. Stage two involved the removal of the expanders and placement of the permanent silicone implants. I was expecting a...

5 out of 5 stars Inspira Breast Implants

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

I have always been a little self conscious about my "man chest." I finally felt like it was time to do something about it and wear all the bikinis that I had been dreaming about! I drove to 2 other consultations 25+ miles from my house before I found Dr. Waltzman (right down the street, by the way). Let me tell you, my experience at those other offices just couldn't compare to my experience...

5 out of 5 stars Tummy Tuck

Excessive Skin Removal - Lakewood, CA

I had barbaric surgery for weight loss, due to morbid obesity. I had a lot of lose hanging skin stomach and arms this would cause irritation. I had a abdominal plasty and brachioplasty done on the same day as an outpatient. Recovery time 3 to 4 weeks. I am very excited about the new me. I would highly recommend Dr. Waltzman.

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

After 2 surgeons and 7 surgeries I still didn't wasn't satisfied with the results. I could only wear certain bras because they would ride up because I didn't have the natural hang of the breasts. I found Dr.Waltzman by accident. I made an appointment a few weeks later after much thought about having a 3rd surgeon and more surgery. After meeting with Dr. Waltzman, I was hooked. He knew what...

5 out of 5 stars Restylane Silk

Such a Natural Look for Lip Injection - Long Beach, CA

Dr Waltzman injected my lips with "silk" and treated the lines around my mouth with same product. He also used Dysport (like Botox) fir crows feet. It looks so natural that it is truly amazing with very very minimal bruising for the lips. Had done my lips two times previously with other providers and was never happy. Dr. Waltzman is amazing!

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

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

Natrelle (TCM-Texture, ? , Moderate) 295cc over the muscle(sub-glandular) will it cause sagging or rippling? (photos)

Based on your pictures you have constricted breasts.  This is just a way for plastic surgeons to describe the shape of your breasts  (not enough b... 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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