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Charles Tseng, MD


Charles Y. Tseng, MD

UCLA Physician Charles Y.  Tseng, MD specializes in Plastic Surgery.
Plastic Surgery
Language Spoken
Hospital Affiliation
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica
State License Number
(310) 825-5358 Information and referral
Fax Number
(310) 825-0884

200 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 465
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Santa Monica
1304 15th Street, Suite 102
Santa Monica, CA 90404

Plastic Surgery, American Board of Plastic Surgery, 2010
Cosmetic Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, 2009 - 2009
Microsurgery, UCLA School of Medicine, 2008 - 2009
Plastic Surgery, University of Chicago Hospitals, 2006 - 2008
Surgery, University of Chicago Hospitals, 2003 - 2006
Surgery, University of Chicago Hospitals, 2002 - 2003
MD, Columbia University College of Physicians,Surgeons, 2002
Abdominoplasty, Body Contouring, Breast Reconstruction (breast augmentation, breast lifts, breast reduction), Cosmetic/Aesthetic Surgery (facelift, necklift, browlift, eyelid surgery), Derma Fillers, Free Flap Breast Surgery (DIEP Flaps, TRAM, Latissimus), General Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Liposuction, Microsurgery, Pediatrics, Reconstruction of Facial Skin Cancer Defects, Silicone Problems, Skin Cancer, Skin Lesion Ear, Skin Lesion Eyelid, Skin Lesion Lip, Skin Lesion Nose, Skin Resurfacing
Additional Information
Dr. Tseng was raised in Los Angeles where he attended Harvard-Westlake School, was a National Merit Semi-Finalist and a top-ranked tennis player on the US National Junior Tennis team. He earned his B.A. (1997) in Biology with a concentration in Economics at Columbia University, NY where he was on the Dean's List all four years and on the Varsity Tennis Team. He continued at Columbia University and received his M.D. (2002). He completed a combined residency in General Surgery and Plastic Surgery at University of Chicago Medical Center, IL (2008). He then completed a combined fellowship in Cosmetic Surgery and Reconstructive Surgery at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA in 2009.

Dr. Tseng has presented papers at the American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery, American Society for Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery Research Council and World Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery among others. He has also published papers in peer-reviewed journals such as the Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Dr. Tseng's honors and accomplishments are impressive. He has received from the NIH a Dean's Research Fellowship as well as an Institutional Research Grant. He was a finalist in the Associated Medical Schools of New York (AMSNY) Medical Student Research Awards. While at Columbia University he received the Dean's Prize for Medical Research for his research in Schwann Cell Migration and Peripheral Nerve Regeneration in the Autogenous Venous Nerve Conduit, the Biomedical Research Prize and a Research Fellowship at the Center for Restorative Surgery. He also won the Best Research Presentation and Paper at the Midwestern Association of Plastic Surgery for his 'Pedicle Preservation Technique for Arterial and Venous Turbocharging of Free Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforator Flaps' paper.

Dr. Tseng will concentrate his practice at UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica as a member of the UCLA Medical Group and representative of the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Dr. Tseng has a great interest and expertise in aesthetic surgery and with cosmetic injectables such as Botox, Juvederm and Restylane. He performs facelift, abdominoplasty, and elective breast surgery with excellent results.

Dr. Tseng is Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.

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