Dr. Mark Mofid, MD FACS has been in practice since 2004, and he is one of San Diego’s top choices when it comes to natural-looking plastic surgery. He known by his patients for both his personalized, warm and dedicated approach combined with his technical expertise that yield in artistic and beautiful-looking results. He is respected by his peers for his skill and expertise in his areas of specialty. His desire to become a plastic and reconstructive surgeon are honorable – he was originally inspired to specialize in plastic and reconstructive surgery by witnessing the dramatic effects of cosmetic surgery on a patient’s self-esteem.
Dr. Mofid is board-certified by both the American Board of Plastic Surgery as well as the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. The San Diego and La Jolla based plastic surgeon specializes in a number cosmetic and reconstructive procedures, including both facial and body reconstructive surgery with focus areas such as breast reconstructive surgery and facial reconstructive surgery following skin cancer removal.
His office is centrally located in La Jolla/UTC within San Diego County. His state of the art, Medicare and AAAASF certified operating room offers his patients treatments in a safe, convenient and private setting. The office also owns a Cutera laser for hair removal as well as vein treatments. Together with his wife as the dermatologist as well as a nurse, the plastic surgeon offers several options for facial resurfacing with aggressive chemical peels and dermabrasion.
Mark Mofid is an ivy league alumnus, having obtained his undergraduate degree from Harvard University (magna cum laude) and his medical degree, training in general surgery and plastic surgery as well as an advanced craniofacial research fellowship at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He is currently also a staff surgeon at several San Diego and La Jolla hospitals, including Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla, Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center and the Palomar Medical Center in Escondido.
Dr. Mofid is also a clinical faculty member of the University of California, San Diego’s Division of Plastic Surgery. He is widely published, including works on breast and facial surgery that have been featured in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, a journal that is recognized by surgeons nationwide. He has presented his work at a number of medical conferences both nationally and internationally. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery as well as a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.