Dr. Howard Sutkin, MD

Dr. Howard Sutkin, MD

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Plastic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
54 y/o
(15)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Howard Sutkin, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Los Gatos, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in plastic surgery, facial plastic surgery, and more.

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
normal
more than 49% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
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more than 35% of peers

Dr. Sutkin's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
19

Conditions Treated

14

Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Gynecomastia Repair
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Stanford University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Stanford University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Bunche Clin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Miami Heart Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sutkin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sutkin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sutkin to family and friends
3.9
based on 15 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Sutkin's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Campbell, CA
He did a fabulous job on my tummy tuck! He is very skilled, knowledgeable, and professional!! I would not trust anyone else!
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He is the scummiest Doctor I have ever met. I would not recommend anyone to go have a surgery with him. I regret not acting on my initial negative instincts
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