Dr. Larry Nichter, MD

Dr. Larry Nichter, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
Dr. Larry Nichter, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Newport Beach, CA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Boston University School of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in plastic surgery, plastic surgery of the hand, and more.

3991 MacArthur Blvd Ste 320

Newport Beach, CA 92660

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Dr. Nichter's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Dr. Nichter's conditions and procedures:

Aesthetic Hand Rejuvenation
Aging Face
Arm Reduction Surgery
Asian Eyelid Surgery
Benign Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors
Botox® Injection
Breast Augmentation
Breast Ptosis
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Reduction
Brow Lift
Buttock Lift
Cellulite Treatment
Chemical Peel
Chin Implant
Congenital Deformity
Cosmetic Conditions
Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
Cosmetic Facial Implant Surgery
Cosmetic Facial Surgery
Cosmetic Laser Surgery
Cosmetic Neck Surgery
Cosmetic Procedure
Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
Cosmetic Trunk Surgery
Cosmetic Xeomin® Injection
Cutis Laxa
Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
Dysport Injection
Endermologie® Cellulite Treatment
Endoscopic Cosmetic Facial Plastic Surgery
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Lipoma
Eyelid Surgery
Facial Asymmetries
Facial Reconstruction
Fat Grafting to the Body
Fat Grafting to the Breast
Fat Grafting to the Buttock
Fat Grafting to the Face
Fat Reduction Procedure
Hair Removal
Hyperthrophic Scar
Keloid Scar
Labial Hypertrophy
Laser Spider Vein Treatment
Laser Surgery
Laser Vein Removal
Lift - Parts of the Body Other than Face
Lipomas Sebacious Cyst Removal
Mini Tummy Tuck
Minimally Invasive Surgery
miraDry Treatment for Hyperhidrosis
Mommy Makeover
Neck Liposuction
Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
Power-Assisted Liposuction (PAL)
Premature Aging
Radiesse® Injections
Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
Restylane® Injections
Sculptra™ Injection
Skin and Tissue Reduction
Skin Cancer
Skin Laxity
Thigh Conditions
Vanquish® Fat Recontouring
VelaShape™ Cellulite Treatment

About Me

Care Philosophy

From the initial consultation through the postoperative period, Dr. Nichter demonstrates a unique level of care, compassion and talent. He has an exceptional ability to understand his patients' needs and goals towards self-improvement through the art of cosmetic & reconstructive surgery.


  • Plastic Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery


  • 1985
    University of California At Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital
  • 1984
    University of Virginia, Craniofacial Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1983
    University of Virginia, Hand and Microsurgical Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1982
    University of Virginia, Burn Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1982
    University of Virginia
    Residency Hospital
  • 1979
    University of California At Los Angeles
    Internship Hospital
  • 1978
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Medical School
  • 1973
    Boston University School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School


  • Chinese
  • Spanish
  • English


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patients' Choice Award, 2011
  • Compassionate Doctor Award, 2011
  • Child Help Children's Friend Award, 2009
  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors, 2012

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Calm, competent, caring, clear, and constructive advice and treatment. A fine physician and surgeon.
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Was very impressed with Dr. Nichter. Everyone at the office is friendly and accommodating. Five stars!
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I had a Lite Lift by Dr. Nichter three months ago so far satisfied with the results. Dr. Nichter and staff very nice and helpful.
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Dr Nichter was not only extremely knowledgeable but he took the time to really review all the options available to me and listen to my questions and concerns. He helped me make the correct decision for my body and lifestyle. I couldn't be happier with the results. His entire team and office made...Read More
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I had such a wonderful experience with Dr. Nichter. I had a breast augmentation back in July and my recovery process has been amazing. I have little to no scar under my breast, it's not noticeable thanks to the amazing job he did. I would recommend everyone that is thinking about having this...Read More
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