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Prime Plastic Surgery

Board Certified Plastic Surgeon located in San Diego, CA & La Jolla, CA

Dr. Robert Singer and Dr. James Chao are joining forces to provide the most excellent care to all of our patients with an expanded scope of collective expertise, and offices now in La Jolla and La Mesa. Dr. Robert Singer and Dr. James Chao have been Plastic and Reconstructive / Aesthetic Surgery for 20+ years each.

Dr. James Chao will be available for continuity of patient care.

Learn more about our excellent staff who will be helping you take care of all your health, wellness and physical needs.

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Everything You Need to Know About Labiaplasty

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Who Needs a Rhinoplasty?

Is there something about your nose that’s just a bit off? Rhinoplasty is plastic surgery to improve the look and/or function of your nose. Read on to find out if it’s the right procedure for you.

Noncosmetic Reasons to Have Breast Surgery

Breast surgery is commonly performed in the United States. Though many people choose the surgery to increase their cup size and improve their self-esteem, others have noncosmetic motivations. Here are some common reasons for breast surgery.


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