Dr. James Wethe, MD

Dr. James Wethe, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
63 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. James Wethe, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in plastic surgery and facial plastic & reconstructive surgery.

James D Wethe MD

3440 Lomita Blvd Ste 220

Torrance, CA 90505
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Dr. Wethe's Experience

Dr. Wethe's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Plastic Surgery
  • Board certified in Plastic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wethe "Dr. Wethe is an established and highly respected plastic surgeon, certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, who strives to provide outstanding patient care in a professional and welcoming environment."

2  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

5  Conditions Treated

17  Procedures

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.


  • UCSD
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Harbor / UCLA
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Harbor UCLA MC
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University of California At Irvine / California College of Medicine & Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Office Of R Ellenbogen, MD
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wethe has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wethe's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wethe to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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Dr. Wethe's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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