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Tim Sayed MD, MBA, FACS

Plastic Surgeon
Yelp Rating
  • 20yrs of Experience
    20yrs of Experience
  • Average appointment wait:
    Average appointment wait: Couple of days
  • Newport Beach, San Diego
    Newport Beach, San Diego
  • English

More about Dr. Tim Sayed


Dr. Sayed specializes in cosmetic surgery of the breasts and contouring of the body, including tummy tucks, liposuction, and body lifts. He also performs facelifts and rhinoplasty. He works as a consultant to healthcare-focused startups and investment firms. Dr. Sayed is the medical director of EMA Plastic Surgery, a plastic surgery-specific electronic medical record system from Modernizing Medicine, a company mentioned in Forbes' America's Top Companies to Watch 2013. He is a highly-respected plastic surgeon and holds a position on the Executive Committee of the HIMSS EHR Association, a healthcare information technology organization. 

Dr. Sayed is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, and the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, as well as a residency at Harvard and Massachusetts General Hospital. He is devoted to patient safety, top-notch cosmetic outcomes, and strong doctor-patient relationships. Dr. Sayed is widely acclaimed for his role in creating innovations that allow plastic surgeons and other medical professionals to provide the finest quality of care with a personalized approach. His extensive competencies range from technical surgical expertise, and an aptitude for visual design, as well as an artist's imagination.


  • Bachelor of Science, UC Berkeley

  • Doctor of Medicine, UC San Francisco (UCSF) School of Medicine

  • General Surgery, Harvard University's Mass General Hospital

  • Fellowship, Plastic Surgery, UC San Francisco (UCSF) School of Medicine

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery

  • American Board of Surgery

Professional Societies

  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons

  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)

  • American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS)

  • California Medical Association

Featured Procedures by Tim Sayed

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Breast Lift

Mastopexy, also known as a breast lift, is a surgical procedure that can reshape and lift sagging breasts. It is often used to address breast ptosis, or drooping, which can occur due to aging, weight loss, pregnancy, and breastfeeding.
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Tim Sayed’s Journey

After graduating from Berkeley with a degree in computer science, Dr. Tim decided to pursue a career in medicine and went to study at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). At UCSF, he was one of the top-performing students and was honored by Alpha Omega Alpha medical society. Upon completion of his studies, he was selected to join the prestigious Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard surgery residency. Afterwards, he returned to UCSF to complete his fellowship in plastic surgery. In Palm Beach, he earned the respect of his peers and patients, being awarded the Patients' Choice Awards and Top Surgeon awards, which speaks volumes about his dedication to excellence. Additionally, he was a medical director of a wound care center, a consultant to several hospital's breast cancer leadership teams, and a board member of the Palm Beach County Medical Society. Dr. Sayed leveraged his technical knowledge to create an electronic medical record system for plastic surgeons while simultaneously completing an MBA at the Kellogg School of Management. He then relocated to southern California in order to open a practice that specialized in breast augmentation, body contouring, and facial aesthetics. Additionally, he is a venture capitalist, investing in digital health technology that enhances the quality of healthcare and the patient experience. His practice follows the creed of "Aesthetics Done Right (TM)", which is based on trust, accuracy, understanding, and attentive listening to the patient. Throughout his professional and personal life, he has experienced both positive and negative moments. Before settling in the south of Florida, Dr. Sayed was considered a top-notch plastic surgeon for both cosmetic and non-cosmetic surgery, and as a leader among fellow doctors, to southern California, where he is just starting to build his reputation and clientele.

Frequently asked questions

Tim Sayed MD, P.C. (Newport Beach) 1401 Avocado Avenue, Suite 100, First Floor, Newport Beach, CA 92660 Tim Sayed MD, P.C. (La Jolla, San Diego) 4510 Executive Drive, Suite 210, 2nd Floor, San Diego, CA 92121
Since 2003, Dr. Tim Sayed has been offering both cosmetic and reconstructive surgeries as a double board-certified plastic surgeon. His expertise covers a broad range of cosmetic operations.
Yes, Dr. Sayed is double board certified by American Board of Plastic Surgery and American Board of Surgery.
Yes, Dr. Sayed is renowned for explant surgery, including the En Bloc procedure, facelifts, tummy tucks, revision breast surgery, BBLs, and body contouring.

Other procedures by Tim Sayed

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Mommy Makeover

A Mommy Makeover is a cosmetic operation tailored to help ladies who have given birth regain their figures. The procedure typically includes a blend of body-altering activities such as a tummy tuck, liposuction, or chest enlargement.
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Tummy Tuck

Abdominoplasty, commonly known as a tummy tuck, is an operation intended to enhance the look of the stomach area. The process consists of eliminating extra skin and fat and firming up the abdominal muscles.
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Breast Augmentation

Breast Augmentation is a popular procedure that many women opt for. It can help improve the size, shape, and proportion of a woman's breasts. It's a safe, effective, and long-lasting way to boost self-confidence and enhance a woman's overall body contour.
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