In any plastic surgery procedure, the final outcome will depend to a large extent on the skills and experience of the surgeon who performs the procedure. Dr. Neal Handel is a leading plastic surgeon in Santa Barbara, CA, providing advanced and innovative procedures for the breast, body, and face. Dr. Handel’s extensive experience of more than 38 years places him in a distinguished class of plastic surgeons in the country.
Throughout his illustrious career as a surgeon, Dr. Handel has been driven by a passion to achieve total patient satisfaction in every procedure that he performs. He has consistently stayed updated with the latest developments in the area of cosmetic surgery in order to provide the best in class surgical procedures to his patients. He receives patients from Santa Barbara, CA, and nearby locations for various surgical and non-surgical procedures.
Combining Art and Science
Over the course of his vast experience in the field of aesthetic surgery, Dr. Handel has deeply understood and embraced a holistic approach to surgery that combines the principles of both art and science. As a plastic surgeon, his goal is to produce results that are artistically and aesthetically appealing, while at the same time, preserve and promote the patient’s long term health and well-being.
In every procedure, he manages to achieve sustainable, predictable and naturally results that continue to satisfy the patient for years to come. Patients in Santa Barbara, CA, and surrounding communities have an opportunity to receive cutting edge cosmetic surgery procedures from Dr. Handel.
Dr. Handel attended the renowned Yale Medical School to receive his education in medicine. He went on to receive advanced training in plastic and reconstructive surgery, and finally became a board certified plastic surgeon with certification from the prestigious American Board of Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Handel is committed to treating his patients using the highest medical standards and practices and delivers the best quality care in every procedure. During his academic journey and beyond, Dr. Handel has been the recipient of several accolades and honors, and also continued to carry out research in the area of plastic surgery.
Dr. Handel is an Associate Clinical Professor at UCLA Medical School’s Division of Plastic Surgery, and supervises and teaches young plastic surgeons completing their residencies. He has published over 60 articles in scientific journals.
He recently completed work on advanced textbook, which guides plastic surgeons about latest innovations in the area of complex breast condition treatment. Dr. Handel is invited to the conferences of the ASPS year after year to perform live surgery.
Dr. Handel is a leading expert in various breast plastic surgery procedures, including complex breast revision surgeries. Another key area of Dr. Handel’s expertise is liposuction surgery. He is recognized as one of the most experienced liposuction surgeons in the US.
When the procedure was introduced in the country about 35 years ago, he was among the first ones to perform liposuction. His success rate even in complex procedures is close to 100%.
For more information on Plastic Surgery procedures and Medical Spa treatments performed by Board Certified Cosmetic Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Neal Handel please call (805) 682-9100 or click here to contact us. Office located in Santa Barbara, CA.