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Dr. Stuart A. Linder

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Beverly Hills Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Stuart Linder is a board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon with over 17 years of experience and recognized as a distinguished authority on plastic surgery. He believes knowledge is power and emphasizes patient education by thoroughly explaining all aspects of the procedure to help his patients make informed decisions. As a specialist in body sculpting procedures, including breast augmentation (he has placed over 10,000 breast implants), tummy tuck, and liposuction, Dr. Linder is committed to providing the highest quality of patient safety and comfort, and his thousands of satisfied patients can attest to the exceptional results he provides.

Dr. Linder is a California native. Born and raised in Los Angeles, he graduated from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) and then attended medical school at the UCLA School of Medicine. After completing his residency in General Surgery at Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Dr. Linder then completed his fellowship in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at St. Francis Memorial Hospital in San Francisco. As a member of several prestigious plastic surgery and medical associations, including the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), Dr. Linder upholds the highest standards of quality care.

The two-time Emmy Award-winning syndicated television talk show The Dr. Oz Show often turns to Dr. Linder, a member of its Medical Advisory Board, for information and guidance concerning plastic surgery. Dr. Linder is also the plastic surgery member of the Advisory Board of Sharecare, Dr. Oz’s program to provide people with accurate information and guidance to improve their health and wellness. In addition, Dr. Linder is the author of a book on plastic surgery, The Beverly Hills Shape, The Truth About Plastic Surgery that he wrote to help patients make educated decisions regarding plastic surgery.

With his wide range of education, training, and experience, combined with his personable and genuine demeanor, it’s no wonder patients continually turn to Dr. Linder for their cosmetic needs. For more information or to schedule your consultation with Dr. Stuart Linder, please contact us today!


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What Defines a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon

  • Graduating from an accredited medical school
  • Completing a residency of at least five years
  • Having (usually) three years of experience in general surgery
  • Actively practicing plastic surgery for at least two years
  • Passing comprehensive written and oral examinations
  • ABPS requires ever 10 years to keep certification up to date with continuing education and further examination
  • A surgeon who fulfills the requirements above is referred to as a diplomate of the ABPS
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Click To View PDFACHIEVEMENT: 100% SCORE
Dr. Linder scored 100% on the American Board of Plastic Surgery's performance report.

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Dr. Linder Voted Best Of LA

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Best Of LA Logo2009 WINNER - BEST PLASTIC SURGEON
Dr. Linder was voted by viewers as Best Plastic Surgeon for Best of LA 2009. Award presented by KCAL9.

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Education

UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE IN BIO-CHEMISTRY
University of California, Los Angeles
1987

MEDICAL DEGREE
University of California, Los Angeles
School of Medicine
1991

GENERAL SURGERY RESIDENCY
UCLA Medical Center
1994

PLASTIC SURGERY FELLOWSHIP
Saint Francis Memorial Hospital
1997

MEDICAL LICENSURE
California
Nevada

Hospital Affiliations

BRIGHTON SURGICAL CENTER (Accreditation)
Beverly Hills, California

CENTURY CITY HOSPITAL
Los Angeles, California

CEDARS SINAI MEDICAL CENTER
Los Angeles, California

Training & Experience

PRIVATE PRACTICE IN PLASTIC & RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY
Stuart A. Linder, M.D., F.A.C.S.
9675 Brighton Way, Suite 420
Beverly Hills, California 90210
(310) 275-4513
9167 W Flamingo Rd, Suite # 110
Las Vegas, NV 89147
(702) 434-7205
FELLOWSHIP & RESIDENCY IN PLASTIC & RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY
Saint Francis Memorial Hospital
900 Hyde Street
San Francisco, California 94115
(415) 353-6500
July 1994 - June 1997
INTERNSHIP & GENERAL RESIDENCY IN GENERAL SURGERY
Harbor / UCLA Medical Center
1000 W. Carson Street
Torrance, California 90509
(310) 222-23450
June 1991 - June 1994
Internship:June 1991 - June 1992
Resident:July 1993 - June 1994

Volunteer Activities

ROTOPLAST, CLEFT LIP & PALATE RECONSTRUCTION
La Serena, Chile, 1995

INTERPLAST
Guatemala, 1997

VENICE FAMILY MEDICAL CLINIC
Venice, California, 1987 & 1989

If you are interested in breast augmentation, liposuction or tummy tuck procedures please contact me for a consultation. We can discuss in more detail the procedure and if it's right for you based on your health and medical history. During our consulatation everything will be covered including answering any questions and concerns you may have about liposuction. Schedule an appointment and come see me in my Beverly Hills office. Please call me at (310) 275-4513 and let's get started today.


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Affiliations

American Board of Plastic Surgery
AMERICAN BOARD OF
PLASTIC SURGERY

Board Certified Active Member
March 27, 1999
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
AMERICAN SOCIETY OF
PLASTIC SURGEONS

Member
November 1999
American College of Surgeons
AMERICAN COLLEGE OF
SURGEONS

Member
October 27, 2000
Los Angeles Surgical Society
LOS ANGELES
SURGICAL SOCIETY

Member
July 1999
California Medical Association
CALIFORNIA MEDICAL
ASSOCIATION

Member
1990 - Present
Los Angeles County Medical Association
LOS ANGELES COUNTY
MEDICAL ASSOCIATION

Member
1989 - Present
Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation
PLASTIC SURGERY
EDUCATIONAL
FOUNDATION

Member
American Medical Association
CALIFORNIA MEDICAL
SOCIETY

Member
1988 - Member
America's Top Surgeons
AMERICA'S TOP
SURGEONS

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Achievement Recognitions

THE TALK AWARD

AMERICA'S TOP PLASTIC SURGEONS
Excellence - 2017

Dr. Linder is privileged and honored for the ninth year to be recognized in the "Guide to America's Top Plastic Surgeons." Being chosen for this listing is an honor and is an impressive achievement being placed among the nation's most excellent physicians.

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THE TALK AWARD

TALK OF THE TOWN CALIFORNIA
Excellence In Patient Satisfaction - 2016

Rated by patients online and awarded to Stuart A. Linder, M.D. in the Cosmetic Surgeons category.

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AMERICA'S TOP SURGEON

AMERICA'S TOP SURGEONS
Excellence - 2016

Stuart A. Linder, MD, FACS Plastic Surgeon honored for the eighth year in a row by the Consumers Research Council of America.

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AMERICA'S BEST PHYSICIANS 2015

AMERICA'S BEST PHYSICIANS 2015

The National Consumer Advisory Board based on evidence of superior training, experience, continuing education and commitment to excellence presented Stuart A. Linder, MD there 2015 award.

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AMERICA'S TOP SURGEONS

AMERICA'S TOP SURGEONS
Excellence - 2015

Stuart A. Linder, MD, FACS Plastic Surgeon honored for the seventh year in a row by the Consumers Research Council of America.

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AMERICA'S TOP SURGEONS

TOP PLASTIC SURGEONS
2014 Edition

Stuart Linder, MD selected by the Consumers Research Council of America as "America's Top Plastic Surgeon" in Plastic Surgery 2014.

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AMERICA'S TOP SURGEONS

AMERICA'S TOP SURGEONS
2014 Excellence

Dr. Linder is awarded for the sixth year in a row by the Consumers Research Council of America.

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TALK OF THE TOWN CALIFORNIA
Excellence In Patient Satisfaction - 2014

Rated by patients online and awarded to Stuart A. Linder, M.D. in the Cosmetic Surgeons category.

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Best of Beverly Hills Plastic Surgeon - 2013

BEST OF BEVERLY HILLS
Plastic Surgeon - 2013

For the fifth consecutive year, I am pleased to announce that Plastic Surgeon Stuart Linder M.D. has been selected for the 2013 Best of Beverly Hills Award.

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Peer Reviewed Physicians Award

Peer Reviewed Physicians Award
Custom Awards of Recognition 2013

Dr. Linder receives the Charter Member Award for Peer Reviewed Professionals Award of Recognition, 2013.

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AMERICA'S TOP SURGEONS 2013

AMERICA'S TOP SURGEONS
Excellence - 2013

Stuart A. Linder, MD, FACS Plastic Surgeon honored for the fifth year in a row by the Consumers Research Council of America.

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Talk of the Town 2013

TALK OF THE TOWN CALIFORNIA
Excellence In Patient Satisfaction - 2013

Rated by patients online and awarded to Stuart A. Linder, M.D. in the Cosmetic Surgeons category.

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Americas Top Surgeon 2012

AMERICA'S TOP PLASTIC SURGEONS
Honors Of Distinction & Excellence - 2012

Dr. Linder is privileged and honored for the fourth year in a row to be recognized in the "Guide to America's Top Plastic Surgeons."

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Talk of the Town 2012 Award

TALK OF THE TOWN CALIFORNIA
Excellence In Patient Satisfaction - 2012

Rated by patients online and awarded to Stuart A. Linder, M.D. in the Cosmetic Surgeons category.


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Celebration Media U.S.
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TOP PLASTIC SURGEONS

AMERICA'S TOP PLASTIC SURGEONS
Honors Of Distinction & Excellence - 2011

Dr. Linder is privileged and honored once again to be recognized in the "Guide to America's Top Plastic Surgeons." Being chosen for this listing is an honor and is an impressive achievement being placed among the nation's most excellent physicians. Dr. Linder is appreciative and thankful for being included with a group of highly selected Board Certified Plastic Surgeons throughout the country.

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Talk of the Town 2011

TALK OF THE TOWN CALIFORNIA
Excellence In Patient Satisfaction - 2011

Rated by patients online and awarded to Stuart A. Linder, M.D. in the Cosmetic Surgeons category.

Presented By:
Celebration Media U.S.
Customer Care News

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Talk Of The Town 2010

TALK OF THE TOWN CALIFORNIA
Excellence In Patient Satisfaction - 2010

Rated by patients online and awarded to Stuart A. Linder, M.D. in the Cosmetic Surgeons category.

Presented By:
Celebration Media U.S.
Customer Care News

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Best of Beverly Hills 2010

BEST OF BEVERLY HILLS
Best Plastic Surgeon - 2010

“For the second consecutive year, I am pleased to announce that Plastic Surgeon - Stuart Linder M.D. has been selected for the 2010 Best of Beverly Hills Award in the Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon category by the U.S. Commerce.”

Nationwide, only 1 in 70 (1.4%) 2009 Award recipients qualified as 2010 Award Winners.

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America's Top Plastic Surgeons 2010

AMERICA'S TOP PLASTIC SURGEONS
Honors Of Distinction & Excellence - 2010

Dr. Linder is privileged and honored once again to be recognized in the “Guide to America’s Top Plastic Surgeons.” Being chosen for this listing is an honor and is an impressive achievement being placed among the nation’s most excellent physicians. Dr. Linder is appreciative and thankful for being included with a group of highly selected Board Certified Plastic Surgeons throughout the country.

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America's Top Plastic Surgeons 2009

AMERICA'S TOP PLASTIC SURGEONS
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery - 2009

According to Consumers Research Council of America, they compile a list of top physicians throughout the United States. They use a point value system deemed valuable in determining top physicians from multi-specialities throughout the United States.

Dr. Linder was awarded as one of "America's Top Plastic Surgeons" in the category of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery.

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Best of Beverly Hills 2009

BEST OF BEVERLY HILLS
Best Plastic Surgeon - 2009

We are pleased to announce that Plastic Surgeon Stuart Linder M. D. has been selected for the 2009 Best of Beverly Hills Award in the General & Family Practice category by the US Commerce Association. Each year, the US Commerce Association (USCA) indentifies companies that have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category.

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Patients' Choice Award 2008

AMERICAN REGISTRY
Patients Choice Award - 2008

According to American Registry, Dr. Linder has been selected for the Patient's Choice Award for 2008.

He has been elected as a member of this elite group by more than 400,000 patient reviews and ratings that have been gathered and this top rating was awarded only to a select few physicians, doctors and plastic surgeons.

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Consumer Research Top Plastic Surgeons 2007

TOP PLASTIC SURGEONS
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery - 2007

Consumers' Research Council of America has compiled a list of top Surgeons throughout the United States by utilizing a point value system. This method uses a point value for criteria that we deemed valuable in determining top surgeons. Dr. Linder was awarded this in 2007.

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America's Top Physicians 2004-2005

AMERICA'S TOP PHYSICIANS
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
2004-2005

Consumers' Research Council of America has compiled a list of top Physicians throughout the United States by utilizing a point value system. This method uses a point value for criteria that we deemed valuable in determining top physicians . Dr. Linder was awarded this in 2004-2005.

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Implant Recognition Awards

Allergan Partner Privileges Program 2012

DIAMOND

Recognizing Your Ongoing Commitment to Patient Care and Medical Aesthetics.

Over 10,000 breast implants placed since 1997.

Aesthetic Portfolio Products 2011

Stuart Linder MD, Congratulations on achieving "Black Diamond" - our highest
recognition level in the ALLERGAN PARTNER PRIVILEGES Program!


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Mentor MemoryGel Post Approval Study Award

MENTOR MEMORYGEL
Post Approval Study Award

MemoryGel, Post Approval Study, Awarded to Dr. Stuart Linder For your commitment to research in the field of Plastic Surgery.

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Allergan Partner Privileges

ALLERGAN PARTNER PRIVILEGES
Premiere Portfolio - 2009

Awarded to Dr. Stuart Linder for ongoing commitment to the Allergan Premiere Portfolio of Products.

Platinum Plus Member

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Certificate

Mentor MemoryGel Post Approval Study Award

CERTIFICATE OF ACHIEVEMENT

This Certifies that Stuart Linder, MD has successfully completed a Comprehensive hands on training program using Cynosure's Cellulaze Laser System. FDA approved the new Cellulaze laser, which is an nD Yag 1440 nanometer laser, specifically used for removing cellulite throughout the body. It is especially used for removing cellulite along the lateral thigh, infragluteal fold and the buttock areas.

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CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION

CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION

ALLERGAN ACADEMY®, Awards this Certificate of completion to: Stuart Linder, MD for completing Allergan's NATRELLE 410 Certification Program on 2-22-2013. The mission of ALLERGAN ACADEMY is to educate through a unique forum that reinforces product knowledge, encourages practice innovation and allows for the exchange of new ideas.

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