Dr Andrew Vardanian is a fellowship-trained plastic surgeon who specializes in scar management and plastic surgery in adults and children. He was raised in Los Angeles, graduated from high school as valedictorian, and earned a Bachelor’s degree from Stanford University, where he studied Human Biology. After medical school at the University of California, San Francisco, he completed general surgery residency at UCLA, and served as administrative chief resident. Dr. Vardanian went on to complete plastic surgery residency at UCLA and then completed a combined burn and critical care fellowship at the prestigious Massachusetts General Hospital and Shriners Hospitals for Children, Boston. Since joining the UCLA full-time plastic surgery faculty, Dr Vardanian has continued to provide excellence in care to his patients. He performs scar treatment, elective breast surgery (breast reduction, breast lift, breast augmentation), cosmetic and aesthetic surgery (facelift, armlift, abdominoplasty), injectables (such as Botox, Juvederm, Kybella), general reconstructive surgery, skin cancer reconstruction, burn care, burn reconstruction, and pediatric plastic surgery.