David Isaacs, M.D.
Dr. David Isaacs is a dual fellowship-trained plastic and reconstructive surgeon who specializes in treating aesthetic and functional conditions of the face and eyelids. He graduated with honors from UCLA. The surgeon completed his training at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and New York Medical College, where he also served as Chief Resident. Dr. David Isaacs subsequently returned to UCLA to train at a world-renowned top-ranked fellowship in Oculo-Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He continued his training with a second fellowship in facial plastic, cosmetic, and reconstructive surgery. Dr. David Isaacs is one of the few surgeons in the country to complete both the UCLA ASOPRS fellowship and a facial plastic surgery fellowship. He also specializes in revision rhinoplasty, facelift, and eyelid surgery. Excellence in patient care and teaching are important to the surgeon, as he has maintained both private and academic practices. He is a Clinical Staff Attendant at UCLA and Cedars-Sinai and Assistant Professor with two departmental faculty appointments at Loma Linda University.
The surgeon also spends time teaching other doctors, including residents and fellows. He serves as both a director and instructor for several Annual Meeting Academy courses, teaching other surgeons from around the world. Some of the courses Dr. David Isaacs teaches include facelift and neck lift surgery, fat grafting, and volume restoration. He has both reviewed and written medical literature, research articles, and book chapters, and has delivered numerous invited lectures at many national and international academic meetings. The surgeon strives for innovation, new paradigms in the management of complex problems, and developing more advanced surgical techniques. Dr. David Isaacs believes that a natural appearance is the goal of every cosmetic procedure. He will spend the time it takes to understand your concerns, educate and inform you regarding your case, and discuss the options available to you. Dr. David Isaacs feels extremely comfortable performing cosmetic surgery awake or with twilight sedation and avoids general anesthesia for his patients. The surgeon has over 15 years of experience.
Procedures Dr. David Isaacs Performs at Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital
Education & Training
Chicago Medical School
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
New York Medical College
UCLA Medical Center, Orbital and Oculo-Facial Plastic Surgery
UCLA Oculo-Facial Plastic Surgery and Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery
Memberships & Affiliations
Publications & Media
Refining the goals of oculofacial rejuvenation with dynamic ultrasonography.
Papageorgiou, K., Chang, H. S., Isaacs, D., Fiaschetti, D., Ang, M., Goldberg, R.
Characterization and Outcomes of Repeat Orbital Decompression for Thyroid-Associated Orbitopathy.
Sandy Zhang-Nunes, Sabin Dang, Helene Chokron Garneau, Catherine J. Hwang, David Isaacs, Shu Hong Chang, Robert J. Goldberg
Severe destructive sinusitis and orbital apex syndrome as a complication of intranasal cocaine abuse.
Igal Leibovitch, David Khoramian, Robert A. Goldberg
Alar Necrosis After Facial Injection of Hyaluronic Acid.
Burt, B., Nakra, T., Isaacs, D.K., Goldberg, R.A.
Autologous Dermis Graft at the Time of Evisceration or Enucleation.
M. Reza Vagefi, Tristan F. W. McMullan, John R. Burroughs, David K Isaacs, Angelo Tsirbas, George L. White, Richard L. Anderson, John D. McCann