Dr. Mark Mofid is a practitioner of plastic surgery in the greater San Diego region. He also performs reconstructive surgery at a number of local area hospitals. He has his own practice in La Jolla and he is board certified. He is married and his wife also works at this clinic as a dermatologist. His practice contains a surgery center which is accredited AAAASF/Medicare. He also offers laser services using a Cutera laser. Other services he offers are dermabrasion and chemical peels.
He also performs a lot of research in addition to doing surgery. Dr. Mark Mofid says that when he started in the industry he saw things that he knew could be improved upon. His foremost concern is making these types of surgeries safer and more effective for patients, not just his but others plastic surgeons patients as well. He is one of America’s foremost authorities on gluteal augmentation. After several years of research, he came up with a new implant that replaced the older ones which would notoriously slip out of place and cause sagging. Other doctors who perform this type of surgery now use his patented implant.
As for the business side of running his practice, Dr. Mark Mofid says that he hired a fantastic office manager who has worked for him the past seven years. He credits her with putting together a good staff which includes four front office staff. He says he doesn’t advertise because he lets his results speak for his work. He gets a lot of referrals from past satisfied patients. He says he does have a website for his business but they don’t optimize it for search engines, as of yet anyway.
At Harvard University, Dr. Mark Mofid earned his bachelor’s degree magna cum laude. His education next took him to The John Hopkins School of Medicine. He earned his MD with the specialties of plastic surgery and general surgery. His fellowship was in advanced craniofacial research. In addition to performing reconstructive and plastic surgeries he also teaches these subjects at the University of California, San Diego.