Dr. Grant Stevens, founder and medical director of Marina Plastic Surgery and The Institute in Marina del Rey California that offers a variety of surgical and non-surgical treatments for men and women again joins eHealth Radio and the Plastic Surgery Channel.
- You have a new device at Marina Plastic Surgery called the Venus Legacy. Tell us about it.
- How does the Venus Legacy work on wrinkled skin?
- What about cellulite – can it help?
- Who would be the perfect candidate for this procedure?Do men need this procedure or just women?
- Does the Venus treatment work on stretch marks?
W. Grant Stevens, M.D, FACS is the founder and Medical Director of Marina Plastic Surgery and The Institute; A Medical Spa in Marina Del Rey, California. He is also the Chairman of the USC-Marina Aesthetic Surgery Fellowship and the Director of the USC Division of Aesthetic Surgery. He has been elected by his peers into the "The Guide to Top Doctors" and Castle Connolly's "Top Doctor Guide" recognizing him as one of the best plastic surgeons in America, and is one of the select few to be featured in "Plastic Surgery: The World's Top Surgeons & Clinics."
Dr. Stevens is an active member at Marina Del Rey Hospital, where he is the past Chairman of the Department of Surgery, the Chairman of the Liposuction Committee, and the Medical Director of The Breast Center. He is also on staff at St. John's Medical Center, the Marina Outpatient Surgery Center and USC.
Dr. Stevens graduated with honors from Washington University Medical School in St. Louis where he was awarded the Senior Prize in Surgery. He completed his general surgery training at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, returning to Washington University-Barnes Hospital where he completed a Fellowship in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery with Drs. Paul Weeks, Leroy Young, Tom Mustoe, Jeffrey Marsh and R. Christie Wray. He was appointed by the governor of California to the Medical Board of California Medical Quality Review Board.
Dr. Stevens is a member of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery where he is a traveling professor serves as secretary on the board of directors; the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery serving as a traveling professor and assistant national secretary on the board of directors; the American Society of Plastic Surgeons; the International College of Surgeons; the American College of Surgeons; and the American Society for Laser Medicine & Surgery. He has spoken at more than 100 meetings and 300 invited talks around the U.S. and the world.
Dr. Stevens has authored more than 70 articles and chapters on aesthetic plastic surgery. He recently completed a chapter on Mastopexy and Mastopexy augmentation in Grabb and Smith’s Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Stevens is the past Chairman of the California Medical Association Advisory Panel on Plastic Surgery. He received the California State Assembly and the California State Senate Certificate of Recognition. He has also received the Special Congressional Certificate of Recognition and the Distinguished Service Citation from the Medical Board of California.
His has been interviewed for and appeared in USA Today, People, Wall Street Journal, Beauty, Forbes, Glamour, Vogue, Allure, Cosmetic Surgery Times, Business Week, Men's Fitness, LA Times Magazine, Longevity, Cooking Light, Discovery and numerous newspapers. He has appeared on more than 125 television programs including CNN, Discovery, 60 Minutes, MSNBC, The Learning Channel, Sonia Live, Nightline, CBS News, 24 Hours, Extra, American Journal, Entertainment Tonight, Inside Edition, Lifetime - New Attitudes, PBS Nightly Business Report and many others.