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Dr. David Dorfman, MD

Plastic Surgeon

Professional statement

Dr. David Dorfman is a highly trained and skilled plastic surgeon who has an extensive background in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the face, breast, and body. Dr. Dorfman has some of the most impressive credentials of any plastic surgeon within southern California. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychobiology from the University of California, Los Angeles, where he then stayed to complete his degree in dentistry. Afterwards, he received his medical degree from University of California, Davis. His academic achievements earned him a spot in the highly competitive Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residency program at the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Dorfman continued his training in General Surgery, also at the University of California, San Francisco, which is widely regarded as one of the nation’s top programs. Dr. Dorfman then went on to complete his full residency program in plastic surgery at U.C. Davis, where he was trained in the most advanced reconstructive and cosmetic surgical procedures available today. Dr. Dorfman completed his surgical training with a fellowship in craniofacial surgery in the Division of Plastic Surgery at Stanford University, further distinguishing himself within the field of plastic surgery. Dr. Dorfman brings his many years of expertise in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery as well as his broad education and artistic talent to his cosmetic practice. He is well attuned to his patients’ aesthetic concerns and goals, working with each individual to create a highly customized surgical plan. As a testament to both his expertise and compassionate character, Dr. Dorfman was a Fellow for Operation Smile, a charitable organization dedicated to performing cleft lip and palate surgery in low and middle-income countries. He has also performed surgery for impoverished children in Mexico, Nicaragua and India. If you are interested in scheduling a consultation with Dr. Dorfman, please contact our friendly office staff, we are more than happy to answer any

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross

Specialties

  • Plastic Surgeon

Practice names

Board certifications

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of California, Davis, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of California, San Francisco, Residency in General Surgery
  • University of California, Davis, Residency in Plastic Surgery
  • Stanford University, Fellowship in Craniofacial Surgery
  • University of California, San Francisco, Residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Zocdoc awards

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1942535703

Office locations

South Coast Plastic Surgery

301 W. Bastanchury Rd, Ste 210

Fullerton, CA 92835

Patient reviews
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Very professional & comfortable. Great office, staff & Dr. Dorfman was very informative.
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He was so professional and personable. He really cares about his patients.
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Dr. Dorfman is absolutely amazing! He is patient and truly cares about his patients. He is attentive and listens to understand your needs, warns and goals. He then gives you several options and always gives the best recommendations I would recommend my friends and family to him.
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I came to Dr. Dorfman due to a prior frontal sinus & nose surgery, as a result of a car accident. Dr. Dorfman took me as a patient and performed the surgery with such skill, presicion and care. As a result6 month later, I'm on my way almost completely healed and look great! You can hardly tell anything ever happened! It had had been a huge concern for me but Dr. Parkman is so talented that all those initial worries were laid to rest. I'd recommend him highly! I reuired both screw & plates during my surgery and they are barely noticable, he's truly great! Thank you Dr. Dorfman!!
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Very knowledgeable, informative & professional. I was extremely happy with the quality of care and excellent customer service. Dr. Dorfman and his staff made me feel taken care of and safe. I would recommend this office.
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