Southern California Plastic Surgeon - Dr. Saul R. Berger is dedicated to providing the highest level of Plastic Surgery services with the utmost professionalism. The foundation of this capability is his outstanding training in both General Surgery at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York and Plastic Surgery at the prestigious USC in Los Angeles. He obtained board Certification in both specialties and has been practicing in the Los Angeles area for more than 24 years. He has maintained his affiliation with USC as Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery and has participated in residency training. He also has published in peer review journals, presented at national meetings, and chaired local Plastic Surgery symposia. Dr. Berger brings an extensive experience in both cosmetic and reconstructive procedures to each patient consultation to create an effective, safe and sophisticated plan of treatment. Patients directly benefit from his ongoing efforts to improve upon the way existing procedures are done. He also advocates combining a variety of surgical techniques and new technologies to achieve his results and to foster rapid healing with less discomfort. This includes frequent use of minimal incision and endoscopic approaches and even procedures in which there are no visible incisions.
Dr. Berger is the Medical Director for the New Age Aesthetic Center in Encino, California. The full spectrum of medical spa therapies available are seemlessly integrated into the total care of his plastic surgery patients. He performs his cosmetic surgeries at a state-of-the-art surgery center located at the Aesthetic Center in collaboration with board certified anesthesiologists and an experienced, handpicked operating room team. Additional information about Dr. Berger, his staff and a variety of procedures can be sent upon request.
Dr. Berger provides expertise in the full range of plastic and cosmetic surgery of the FACE, BREAST, and BODY. His areas of special interest include:
- Minimal incision or reduced scar techniques
- "Natural"-appearing facelifts
- Breast augmentation without breast scars
- FotoFacial RF Skin Rejuvenation
- Anesthesia for patients who do not tolerate general anesthesia well
- Non-surgical rejuvenation techniques.
For plastic surgery in Encino California contact board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Saul Berger.
American Board of Plastic Surgery, 1992
American Board of General Surgery, 1989
Albany Medical College (M.D.) 1979-1983
The Mount Sinai School of Medicine (General Surgery) 1983-1988
University of Southern California (Plastic Surgery) 1988-1990
Providence St. Joseph's Medical Center
Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center
Glendale Adventist Medical Center
Providence Tarzana Medical Center
Dr. Berger on the cover of the premier issue of MEDESTHETICS magazine.
Dr. Berger was voted "Best Cosmetic Surgeon" by the Pasadena readers in 2007.