Dr. Steven Cohen
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Specialty Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Place La Jolla, United States
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Dr. Steven R. Cohen and his team specialize in face lift surgery, rhinoplasty, chin augmentation, facial implants, breast augmentation, tummy tuck, liposuction, fat transfer, and a wide variety of non-surgical options. Dr. Cohen's main interest is facelift surgery combined with fat grafting as well as regenerative surgical approaches for breast and body contouring. His newer techniques of Cell Enriched Fat Grafting, Nanofat grafting, Composite fat grafting, Pre-periosteal Fat Grafting are unique in the field. Dr. Cohen was one of the first in the US to embrace non-surgical care and has developed the FACES+ Continuum of Care, which integrates preventative and maintenance care with non-surgical and surgical treatment. Dr. Cohen is happy to share his unique use of lasers, energy based devices (ultherapy, thermiTight, thermi250, thermiVa and thermiDry), microneedling, instalifting and synthetic fillers as well as explain FACES+ has developed a variety of "ThermiFusion" procedures that act in synergy to provide better non-surgical outcomes. Care is completely customized for the condition of the patient. Dr. Cohen's business principles are built around the most important component of plastic surgical practice: the patient experience. Dr. Cohen is an internationally recognized plastic surgeon, inventor, author and artist. Dr. Cohen has been selected as one of the Top Plastic Surgeons in America, by US News and World Report, Castle Connolly and Best Doctors, Inc. He has been recognized by his peers as one of San Diego’s Physicians of Exceptional Excellence in the field of Plastic Surgery nine out of the last 12 years. Fresh Start Surgical Gifts named Dr. Cohen as "Outstanding Surgeon of the Year 2009" and "Outstanding Volunteer of the Year 2016" for his work with children and adults with severe craniofacial disorders. Dr. Cohen has donated over $500,000.00 dollars of surgical care over the past 15 years of his involvement and was responsible for Fresh Start building the Fresh Start Craniofacial Center at Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego. He was chosen as 2011, 2014 and 2015 Teacher of the Year, University of California, San Diego, Division of Plastic Surgery. In mentoring other surgeons and practicioners around the world, Dr. Cohen generously shares his artistic eye, his keen business instincts and technical advancements. Participants in the FACES+mentoring program are offered discounted marketing programs to help launch their newly acquired skills. San Diego and La Jolla are one of the most beautiful places in the US and if you are lucky, FACES+ will even set up surf lessons or try to get you on one of our premier golf courses.
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Work Experience
Since 1997
Clinical ProfessorDivision of Plastic SurgeryUNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA SAN DIEGO MEDICAL CENTER, San Diego, United States
Since 1990
Plastic Surgeon and medical directorFACESplus Plastic Surgery, Skin and Laser Center, San Diego, United States
Since 1980
Chief, Craniofacial Surgical ServicesCenter for Craniofacial Disorders Children’s Hospital and Health Center, San Diego, United States
Education
1976 to 1980
M.DGeorge Washington University School of Medicine - Washington DC
Pubmed
2015
Clinical Protocol and 15 Year Experience of Caring for Postoperative Craniosynostosis Patients on the Ward. Plastic and reconstructive surgery Read it here
2015
Subgaleal Drain Placement Improves Surgical Outcomes After Primary Cranioplasty in Craniosynostosis Patients. The Journal of craniofacial surgery Read it here
2015
Intralesional Bleomycin for Warts: Patient Satisfaction and Treatment Outcomes. Journal of cutaneous medicine and surgery Read it here
2015
Psychosocial factors of caregiver burden in child caregivers: results from the new national study of caregiving. Health and quality of life outcomes Read it here
2014
An evaluation of the patient population for aesthetic treatments targeting abdominal subcutaneous adipose tissue. Journal of cosmetic dermatology Read it here
2014
Abstract 131: Adipose Derived Stem Cell Count is Influenced by Receipt of Chemotherapy in Breast Cancer Patients. Plastic and reconstructive surgery Read it here
2013
Comparison of three different fat graft preparation methods: gravity separation, centrifugation, and simultaneous washing with filtration in a closed system. Plastic and reconstructive surgery Read it here
2013
A comparison of cell-enriched fat transfer to conventional fat grafting after aesthetic procedures using a patient satisfaction survey. Annals of plastic surgery Read it here
2012
Quantitation of the results of abdominal liposuction. Aesthetic surgery journal / the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic surgery Read it here
2011
In situ fronto-orbital advancement with medial orbital osteotomies for trigonocephaly-associated hypotelorism. The Journal of craniofacial surgery Read it here
2011
Oncologic risks of autologous fat grafting to the breast. Aesthetic surgery journal / the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic surgery Read it here
Honors
2010 to 2011
Laureat Best Doctors in America
2005 to 2006
Honorary Visiting Lecturer Royal College of Surgeons, Australia
Course Reviews
Global Review
5/5
Pedagogy
5/5
Hospitality
5 /5
Knowledge aquired
5/5
Recommendation
5 /5
Aug 18, 2017
Charles L.

Straight up, the finest course I have ever attended and as a 50-years-a-Physician that speaks volumes.

Aug 14, 2017
Franklin D.

Thank you very much for organizing this conference    Drs Cohen,  Tonnard and Alexander were very generous in sharing their knowledge.  Kindly inform me of future workshops. 

Aug 13, 2017
Tammy R.

Aug 13, 2017
Pierre D.

Aug 12, 2017
Sebastián E.

Best speaker was dr tennard. I would recommend to coordinate the knowledge each one talks, since there was confussion in some topics.

Aug 12, 2017
Carmen M.

Aug 12, 2017
Ira V.

Great course. Really learned a lot and will apply much of this to my practice. 

Aug 9, 2017
Samuel P.

Excellent update on what is going in the world of regenerative medicine and surgery! I am now ready to move forward. Thank you   Samuel N Pearl MD

Aug 9, 2017
Rodrigo M.

Aug 8, 2017
John K.

Aug 8, 2017
Bernard H.

Aug 7, 2017
Aleix maximus B.

Aug 7, 2017
Florencio L.

This training made it clearer to methe application and safety of fat grafting especially the nanofat or liquid fat or what I can call 'liquid gold'. The cadaver part made it more instructive. 

Aug 7, 2017
Luis eduardo G.

Aug 7, 2017
Lorenzo A.

Aug 7, 2017
Mitchell C.

Aug 7, 2017
Mitchell C.

Aug 7, 2017
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