Dr. Larry Nichter, MD

Dr. Larry Nichter, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nichter "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."

9  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Craniofacial Plastic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand
  • Plastic Surgery-Head & Neck

3  Board Certifications

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

19  Conditions Treated

  • Aging Face
  • Benign Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Congenital Deformity
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Cutis Laxa
  • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
  • Facial Asymmetries
  • Gigantomastia
  • Hyperthrophic Scar
  • Keloid Scar
  • Labial Hypertrophy
  • Lipodystrophy
  • Melanoma
  • Premature Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Laxity
  • Thigh Conditions
  • Wrinkles

57  Procedures

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Aesthetic Hand Rejuvenation
  • Arm Reduction Surgery
  • Asian Eyelid Surgery
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Brow Lift
  • Buttock Lift
  • Cellulite Treatment
  • Chemical Peel
  • Chin Implant
  • 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
  • Dysport Injection
  • Endermologie® Cellulite Treatment
  • Endoscopic Cosmetic Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • 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
  • Laser Spider Vein Treatment
  • Laser Surgery
  • Laser Vein Removal
  • Lift - Parts of the Body Other than Face
  • Lipomas Sebacious Cyst Removal
  • Liposuction
  • Mini Tummy Tuck
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • miraDry Treatment for Hyperhidrosis
  • Mommy Makeover
  • Neck Liposuction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Power-Assisted Liposuction (PAL)
  • Radiesse® Injections
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Sculptra™ Injection
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Vanquish® Fat Recontouring
  • VelaShape™ Cellulite Treatment
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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

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  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Of Virginia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Of Virginia, Burn Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Of Virginia, Craniofacial Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Of Virginia, Hand and Microsurgical Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Of Virginia, Ms In Surgery
    Other Education | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • 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
Media & Publications

Dr. Nichter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nichter's Reviews

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Dr. Nichter'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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