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Gerald Minniti MD

Plastic Surgeon
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(50)
  •  New York Medical College
    New York Medical College
  • Average appointment wait:
    Average appointment wait: Couple of days
  • Beverly Hills
    Beverly Hills
  • English
    English

More about Dr. Gerald Minniti

About

Dr. Minniti is originally from New York and received his education in plastic and general surgery on the east coast, specifically from Boston, New York, and Providence. He later relocated to Beverly Hills on the west coast to practice, becoming a respected aesthetic plastic surgeon with over twenty years of experience. He introduced innovative surgical techniques and lectured to other surgeons while publishing articles in top-rated plastic surgery journals. Dr. Minniti specializes in primary and revision surgeries of the face, chest, nose, and body contouring for those who have undergone significant weight loss. He is renowned for his "24-hour recovery" technique for breast augmentation patients and has extensive knowledge of complex revision surgeries that involve both implant and tissue complications of the breast.

Dr. Minniti is highly knowledgeable in fat transfer to the face, buttocks, and chest, as well as in correcting the outcomes of liposuction. His specialties in body contouring include abdominoplasty, body lifts, arm and thigh lifts, and liposuction. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Plastic Surgery and a member of the Los Angeles Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Additionally, he is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. The office of Dr. Minniti is private and pleasant, and his staff is friendly and helpful. He takes extra effort and time to build a connection of trust with each patient.

Education

  • Medical: New York Medical College

  • Internship: General Surgery, USC

  • Residencies:General Surgery, Brown University, Providence, RI

  • Residencies: Plastic Surgery, Brown University, Providence, RI

  • Fellowship: Aesthetic Surgery, Baker, Stuzin, and Baker, Miami, FL

Board Certifications

  • Board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery

Professional Societies

  • American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS)

  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)

  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons (FACS)

Featured Procedures by Gerald Minniti

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Breast Augmentation

Breast Augmentation is a surgical procedure to increase the size, shape, and symmetry of a woman's breasts. It can be done with the help of breast implants, fat transfer, or a combination of both.
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Breast Lift

A breast lift, also known as mastopexy, is a surgical procedure that is designed to lift and reshape the breasts to a more youthful position
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Breast Reduction

Breast Reduction is a surgical procedure wherein the size and shape of the breasts are altered. It is done to reduce the size of overly large breasts which can cause physical and emotional discomfort.
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Gerald Minniti’s Journey

Dr. Minniti was encouraged to become a surgeon by the television character "Hawkeye Pierce", portrayed by Alan Alda on the very popular show MASH during the 70s. Even though Hawkeye projected an amusing, friendly persona, he was a caring and competent physician dedicated to his occupation. Dr. Minniti strives to replicate this in his workplace to make patients feel at ease and sure of themselves during their trying times. Before beginning medical school, Dr. Minniti studied at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York and watched plastic surgeons reconstructing the bodies of individuals who had undergone drastic procedures to improve their health.

When Dr. Minniti graduated from New York Medical College, he was at the top of his class. He was even inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. Afterward, he took his internship at the University of Southern California in General Surgery and completed his residency in General Surgery at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. Dr. Minniti also completed his Plastic Surgery residency at the same institution and then completed an aesthetic surgery fellowship with Baker, Stuzin, and Baker in Miami. His final year was spent at Brown as an Instructor in Plastic Surgery.

Frequently asked questions

Gerald Minniti, M.D., F.A.C.S. 120 South Spalding Drive Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Dr. Minniti is a highly-respected plastic surgeon with board certification in Beverly Hills, California. He has been providing top-notch cosmetic plastic surgery for over 23 years and is renowned for his excellence and creative approach.
Yes, Dr. Minniti is Board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.
Yes, certain appointments can be made virtually. It is best to call to see if your particular concern can be addressed through a virtual consultation.
Dr. Minniti offers a wide variety of procedures including Breast Augmentation, Breast Lift, Breast Reduction, Liposuction, Fat Transfer, Abdominoplasty, Rhinoplasty, Facelift, and much more.

Other procedures by Gerald Minniti

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Liposuction

Liposuction is a cosmetic surgery that removes fat from specific body areas. It can be used to improve the body's shape and contours.
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Rhinoplasty

Rhinoplasty, commonly referred to as a nose job, involves a surgical procedure that modifies the physical appearance of the nose. The surgery is performed to adjust the size, shape, or general look of the nose. It is a cosmetic surgical practice that is widely popular.
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Facelift

Facelift is a cosmetic surgery procedure that aims to improve the appearance of the face. It is typically used to treat sagging or wrinkled skin around the eyes, cheeks, and jawline.
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