George H. Rudkin, MD

George H. Rudkin, MD

Plastic Surgery
Primary Location
Plastic Surgery
200 Medical Plaza
Suite 460
Los Angeles, California 90095
Phone
Fax
310-825-5510

About

Professional/Academic Title:
Clinical Professor and Program Director, UCLA Division of Plastic Surgery

Dr. George Rudkin is a Clinical Professor of Plastic Surgery at UCLA and a Board-certified Plastic Surgeon.

Dr. Rudkin has been a UCLA faculty member since 1999. He serves as the program director for the UCLA plastic surgery training program. In addition, he is the Chief of Plastic Surgery at the West Los Angeles Veteran Association Medical Center.

Dr. Rudkin has clinical interests in gender affirmation surgery, skin cancer treatment and reconstruction, and nasal reconstruction. Dr. Rudkin has been widely published in peer-reviewed publications. He received the Veterans Administration Career Development Award for his work on the effects of retinoids on skin cancer, and has been a co-investigator for a VA Merit Review grant studying bone formation in a three dimensional cellular scaffold.

Dr. Rudkin earned his bachelor’s degree from John Hopkins University and his medical degree from Columbia University. He completed residencies in general surgery and plastic surgery at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.

Languages

English

Education

Medical Board Certification

Plastic Surgery, American Board of Plastic Surgery, 1999

Residencies

UCLA School of Medicine, 1998
UCLA School of Medicine, 1996

Internship

UCLA School of Medicine, 1991

Degree

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, MD, 1990

Locations

West Los Angeles

Plastic Surgery

Plastic Surgery| Breast Surgery| Craniofacial Plastic Surgery +2 more

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center

Areas of Focus

Skin cancer reconstruction
Lgbtq+ health
Rhinoplasty

Awards

  • 2018 Los Angeles Magazine Top Doctors