Gary Alter, MD

Gary Alter, MD

Plastic Surgery Beverly Hills, CA

Clinical Professor of Plastic Surgery, UCLA

Office Address

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  • 416 N Bedford Dr
    Ste 400
    Beverly Hills, CA 90210
    Phone: (310) 275-5566
    Fax: (310) 271-0521

Dr. Alter's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Plastic Surgery: Aesthetic/Cosmetic

Dr. Alter's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Assistant Clinical ProfessorUCLA School of Medicine
    Los Angeles, CA
  • PhysicianPrivate Practice
    Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Alter's Education & Medical Training

  • Mayo School of Graduate Medical EducationMayo School of Graduate Medical EducationResidency, Plastic Surgery
  • Baylor College of MedicineBaylor College of MedicineResidency, Urology
  • UCLA Medical CenterUCLA Medical CenterResidency, General Surgery
  • UCLA Sch of MedDavid Geffen School of Medicine at UCLAMedical School
  • University of California- BerkeleyUniversity of California- BerkeleyOther Training, Bachelors

Dr. Alter's Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical LicenseNY State Medical License2000 - 2016
  • CA State Medical LicenseCA State Medical License1974 - 2014
  • American Board of Plastic SurgeryAmerican Board of Plastic SurgeryPlastic Surgery
  • American Board of UrologyAmerican Board of UrologyUrology

Dr. Alter's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Plastic Surgery Senior Resident's Conference, Montreal, QuebecBest Reconstruction PaperPlastic Surgery Senior Resident's Conference, Montreal, Quebec, 1992
  • Marquis Whos WhoWhos Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis Whos Who
  • SuperDoctors.comSuper DoctorSuperDoctors.com

Dr. Alter's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Pubic contouring after Massive Weight Loss in Men and Women: Correction of Hidden Penis, Mons Ptosis, and Labia Majora Enlargement.Alter GJ, Plas Reconst Surg, 1/1/2012
  • The nomenclature of "Vaginal Rejuvenation" and elective vulvovaginal plastic surgery.Mirzabeigi MN, Jandali S, Mettel, RK, Alter GJ, Aesth Surg J, 1/1/2011
  • Aesthetic surgery of the male genitalia.Alter GJ, Salgado CJ, Chim, H, Semin Plast Surg, 1/1/2011
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Plastic SurgeryChapter: Aesthetic Genital Surgery.Page 655 - 677
    Alter GJ
    Editors: Neligan P and Warren RJ.Elsevier Publishing, London
    Edition 3rd,2012
  • The Art of Aesthetic Surgery: Principles and Techniques.Chapter: Female Aesthetic Genital Surgery: Labia minora, Labia majora, Mons pubis lift.Page 3097 - 3123
    Alter GJ
    Editors: Nahai F.Quality Medical Publishing, St. Louis, MO
    Edition 2nd,2011
  • Decision Making in Plastic SurgeryChapter: Male Genital Anomalies; Congenital., Male Genital Anomalies: Acquired., Female Genital Anomalies: Congenital., Female Genital Anomalies: Acquired.Page 154 - 163
    Alter GJ
    Editors: Marsh JL, and Perlyn CA.Quality Medical Publishing, St. Louis, MO
    Edition 2nd,2010
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  • "Mesh skin graft urethroplasty for hypospadias cripples"Richard M. Ehrlich, Gary J., 70th Annual Meeting of Western Section American Urological Association, Seattle, WA, 8/21/1994
  • "Penile implantation in total phalloplasty"Gerald Jordan, Gary J. Alter, D. Gilbert, C. Horton, Annual Meeting of American Urological Association, 5/1/1993
  • "Experience with vaginal reconstruction utilizing the modified Singapore flap"John E, Woods, Gary J. Alter, N. Bradly Meland, Karl Podratz, American Association of Plastic Surgeons annual meeting; Midwestern Association of Plastic Surgeons; Plastic Surgery Senior Resident's Conference, San Antonio, TX, Apr 1991; St. Louis, MO, May 1991; Montreal, Quebec, May 1992, 5/1/1992
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  • Breast Surgery and Body Contouring SymposiumAmerican Society of Plastic Surgeons, Santa Fe, New Mexico - 8/22/2013
  • "Female genital reconstructive surgery"Port Douglas, Australia - 7/13/2013
  • "Male aesthetic genital surgery: scrotal enlargement, penoscrotal web, penile and scrotal skin grafts, reconstruction of penile enlargement"Port Douglas, Australia - 7/12/2013
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  • "Male to Female Sexual Reassignment Surgery".Alter GJ, World Meeting on Sexual Medicine 2012, Surgery Symposium Video Course
    Chicago, IL - 8/26/2012
  • "Video: Labia Reduction"Alter GJ, Cutting Edge 2011: Advanced Body Sculpting Head to Foot. 31st Aesthetic Surgery Symposium, Sponsored
    New York, NY - 12/1/2011
  • Use of tunica vaginalis in hypospadias cripples.Ehrlich RM, Alter GJ, Soc for Pediatr Urol Newsletter

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