David Kahn

David Kahn

Plastic surgeon, Cosmetic plastic surgeon, Facial plastic surgeon, Plastic and reconstructive surgeon, Breast reconstructive surgeon

Bio:   Dr. Kahn's clinical focus areas include facial plastic surgery, cosmetic facial surgery, cosmetic breast surgery, rhinoplasty, face lift, aesthetic surgery, cosmetic surgery, abdominoplasty, breast augmentation, breast lift, blepharoplasty, breast reconstruction, mommy makeover, mastopexy, augmentation mastopexy, plastic and reconstructive surgery, plastic surgery, breast implants, eyelid surgery, botox, body contouring, soft tissue fillers, skin cancer reconstruction, chemical face peeling, dermabrasion, reconstructive surgical procedures, acquired nose deformities, neck lift, neck plastic surgery, cosmetic reconstructive surgical procedures, post gastric bypass surgery, liposuction, mohs reconstruction, revision breast surgery, eyelid surgery, skin resurfacing, deviated septum,cleft lip and palate, craniofacial surgery, pediatric plastic surgery, and facial implants.
4.7 out of 5
134 Patient Ratings
30 Patient Comments

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Clinic in Palo Alto

Advanced Wound Care Center

Cosmetic Surgery Clinic

Professional Education

  • Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine Registrar (2000) CA
  • Board Certification: Plastic Surgery, American Board of Plastic Surgery (2001)
  • Fellowship: Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery-New York University (1999) NY
  • Residency: UCSF Medical Center (1998) CA
  • Residency: University Of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (1996) NJ
  • Internship: University Of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (1992) NJ
  • Medical Education: Albany Medical Center (1991) NY
  • MD, Albany Medical College, Medicine (1991)
  • BS, Tufts University, Psychology (1987)

Honors & Awards

  • Lester Hovey Teaching Award, Stanford University (2006)
  • Marquis Who's Who in America, Marquis Who's Who (2012-)
  • Marquis Who's Who In Medicine and Healthcare, Marquis Who's Who (2011-)
  • Most Compassionate Doctor, Patients' Choice.org (2010, 2011)

Administrative Appointments

  • Aesthetic Training Task Force, American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (2013 - Present)
  • Curriculum Committee, American Society For Plastic Surgery (2013 - Present)
  • Inservice Committee, Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation (1999 - Present)
  • Program Committee, American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (2013 - Present)
  • Resident and Fellow Committee, American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (2013 - Present)
  • Section Chief, Cosmetic Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Stanford University (2012 - Present)

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4.8

Friendliness

4.7

Explanations

4.7

Listens

4.7

Includes you in decisions

4.8

Clear Communication

4.7

Confidence in your doctor

4.6

Recommended to others

4.3

Wait times

SHC Patient, Aug 2017

Good.

SHC Patient, Aug 2017

Good experience.

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

My care was the best. - Great doctors and staff -

SHC Patient, Jun 2017

Very good care; the staff is very friendly and respectful. I will recommending this care for my family and friends.

SHC Patient, Jun 2017

They attended me very good & they explained very good happy.

SHC Patient, May 2017

Good.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Absolutely outstanding - Dr. Kahn.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Very impressed with Dr. Kahn. He made feel comfortable, was very humble and set realistic expectations. I am also very happy with end results.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Love Dr. Kahn - He's awesome.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

Very good.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Surgeon didn't communicate before making physical contact.

SHC Patient, Dec 2016

would be good to get written care instructions

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4.7 out of 5
134 Patient Ratings
30 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Aug 2017

Good.

SHC Patient, Aug 2017

Good experience.

SHC Patient, Jul 2017

My care was the best. - Great doctors and staff -

SHC Patient, Jun 2017

Very good care; the staff is very friendly and respectful. I will recommending this care for my family and friends.

SHC Patient, Jun 2017

They attended me very good & they explained very good happy.

SHC Patient, May 2017

Good.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Absolutely outstanding - Dr. Kahn.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Very impressed with Dr. Kahn. He made feel comfortable, was very humble and set realistic expectations. I am also very happy with end results.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Love Dr. Kahn - He's awesome.

SHC Patient, Mar 2017

Very good.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Surgeon didn't communicate before making physical contact.

SHC Patient, Dec 2016

would be good to get written care instructions

SHC Patient, Dec 2016

Excellent staff and level of care!

SHC Patient, Nov 2016

I consider Dr. Khan to be an exceptional, caring doctor. He's very kind and even apologized to running 20 minutes late - NEVER had a doctor do that. Best of all, I love my outcome - FANTASTIC surgeon.

SHC Patient, Aug 2016

Dr. Khan - great!

SHC Patient, Jun 2016

I baked him a "wickedly delicious chocolate cake."

SHC Patient, Jun 2016

I am very happy.

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

excellent experience - doctor was very friendly and understanding, spent lots of time with me and provided clear explanations. also was not judgmental - just listened to me and answered my questions as best as he could. really appreciate this.

SHC Patient, Apr 2016

Good.

SHC Patient, Mar 2016

Very straight forward & discusses all of my concerns.

SHC Patient, Sep 2015

Dr. Kahn is a wonderful dr. with a excellent bed-side manner.

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

The doctor was straightforward and honest about risks, but made sure to minimize risks by being thorough before performing surgery.

SHC Patient, Jul 2015

Dr. Kahn is an awesome doctor. Really cares about his patients.

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Excellent dr. (Dr. Kahn).

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Dr. Kahn is a very caring physician. He always calls you back himself. An extremely wonderful trait for a doctor.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Dr. Kahn is an awesome doctor. I would recommend him to everybody.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Dr. Kahn is a very skillful and dedicated doctor. Any patient would be extremely lucky to have him as a doctor.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Dr. David Kahn is a very understanding and caring doctor. Showed a lot of respect for my feelings. Was willing to help if he could.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Provider had pre-conceived assumptions about why I was seeking care & was inflexible in stopping to listen. He became very patronizing and passive/aggressive.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

Dr. Kahn is the best.