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5 out of 5 stars Facelift
Endoscopic Facelift, Neck Lift, Fat Transfer,Laser Skin Resurfacing for This Wrinkly 49 Year Old! Top 10 Tips! -Santa Monica, CA
Totally organized office, with such nice nurses and staff. I felt very VIP in a very down to earth office. Every question, email and phone call were answered quickly and professionally. Dr. Kao truly is an artist who happens to be a plastic surgeon. He took all of my before and after photos and used my photos from my 20's, 30's and 40's to help with my surgery. He has a very gentle and kind bedside manner. I felt safe and taken of every step of the way.
1 out of 5 stars Breast Implant Revision
I paid Dr. Kao a total of $17,000 in May of 2014 and am very unsatisfied with the result. Additionally his bedside manner made me extremely uncomfortable. I deeply regret my decision to chose Dr. Kao and I know there are much more professional surgeons in Los Angeles. Dr. Kao did not follow his surgical plan and has taken my money with no further follow up care even though I have been...
Chia Chi Kao, MD is a board-certified aesthetic plastic and reconstructive surgeon with over fifteen years of experience whom Vogue claims “is single-handedly revolutionizing the future of facelifts”.
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
$375. All consult fees applied towards surgery. Offers virtual consultation via Skype for Out of State and International Patients.
Undergraduate & Medical SchoolUndergraduate: BS, Microbiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, 1987
Medical: MD, University of Washington School of Medicine, 1991
Post-Medical School TrainingGENERAL SURGERY RESIDENCY
Internship: University of Washington, 1992
Residency: General Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle WA, Chief Resident, 1996
Video Endoscopic Surgery, United States Surgical, 1997
Craniofacial Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital - Taipei, Taiwan, 1997
Treatments offered at Kao Plastic Surgery
- Brazilian Butt Lift
- Breast Augmentation
- Breast Fat Transfer
- Breast Implant Removal
- Breast Implant Revision
- Breast Implants
- Breast Lift
- Breast Lift with Implants
- Breast Reconstruction
- Breast Reconstruction Revision
- Breast Reduction
- Brow Lift
- Butt Augmentation
- Cheek Augmentation
- Cheek Lift
- Chemical Peel
- Chin Implant
- Chin Liposuction
Most popular answers from Chia Chi Kao, MD
Dear Black and Blue, Keep doing what you are doing. Unfortunately you were not given the proper information. There is always a possibility of bruising... READ MORE
Swelling typically last 7-10 days. If you are still experiencing pain contact your doctor. It is best to see your physician and make them aware of the... READ MORE
I agree with most of the answers posted by other surgeons here. Find out why he is not certified. Has he taken the exam and not passed or has he not... READ MORE
Unfortunately there is no other option but to replace your current implants with larger implants. Adding saline to current implants is not... READ MORE
Thank you for your recent inquiry regarding Smart Lipo. Recovery from Smart Lipo is much quicker compared to traditional liposuction because there is... READ MORE
Excercising regularly and eating right are the best ways to keep weight at bay before and after SmartLipo. Doing these things will help you to... READ MORE
During and after pregnancy your implants will remain the same. However, there is a chance that your breast tissue may change. Since you have been... READ MORE
Dear Mplsgal, It sounds like you were not given the proper information from your physician. Patient education is very important and had you been... READ MORE
Thank you for your inquiry regarding Breast Augmentation. It is recommended to wait 3-6 months post breast feeding, until the breast glands stop... READ MORE
Before and After Photos by Dr. Kao
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