Plastic Surgery Artistry
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It’s Your Time to Shine
At the Huntington Plastic Surgery Institute, our surgical team is dedicated to ensuring that you receive the highest quality, state-of-the-art care to help you look and feel your best. Our skilled plastic surgeons boast impressive resumes and have trained and worked in some of the most prestigious medical schools and hospitals in the nation. They are experts in their fields and bring knowledge and expertise in the full spectrum of plastic surgery, including all types of cosmetic surgery, reconstructive surgery, and gender-affirming surgery. Whatever your goals are, our plastic surgeons will work individually with you to make sure you get the results you want, through a surgical plan that is safe, effective, and tailored just for you. We pride ourselves on communication and will always make sure that your needs are met and that you feel comfortable and informed, every step of the way. At the Huntington Plastic Surgery Institute, every patient is a VIP. Sign up for a free consultation today to see how the Huntington Plastic Surgery Institute can help you transform into the person of your dreams!
Nance Yuan, MD
Dr. Nance Yuan, MD is trained and experienced in all areas of plastic surgery and cosmetic surgery, with advanced training and experience in gender-affirming surgery. Originally from San Francisco, CA, Dr. Yuan did her undergraduate studies at the University of California, Berkeley, with a major in Molecular and Cell Biology and a minor in Japanese language. She graduated with Highest Distinction (summa cum laude equivalent) and departmental honors. She attended medical school at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and went on to complete Integrated Plastic Surgery residency at UCLA Medical Center. After residency, she completed a one-year fellowship in Genital Gender-Affirming Surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center under the mentorship of Dr. Maurice Garcia.
Dr. Yuan has been an active researcher in the fields of plastic surgery and gender-affirming surgery, with numerous peer-reviewed publications and presentations at national meetings. She has enjoyed teaching and mentoring students and residents. In addition, she is fluent in Cantonese, Mandarin, and Japanese and has worked as a certified medical interpreter and translator in all of these languages. Prior to medical school, she worked for one year in Japan for Oyabe City in Toyama Prefecture as a Coordinator of International Relations.
Dr. Yuan has been the recipient of various prestigious awards for her achievements and community service, including the American Association of University Women (AAUW) Selected Professions Fellowship and the Albert Schweitzer Fellowship. She is excited to build upon her training and experiences to offer and improve surgical care for diverse patients.
Procedures at Huntington Plastic Surgery Institute
- Gender-Affirming Surgery
- Facial Feminization
- Facial Masculinization
- Gender-Affirming Body Contouring
- Gender-Affirming Top Surgery
- Revision Surgery for Complications After Prior Surgery