Dr. Mark Sofonio, MD

Dr. Mark Sofonio, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Mark Sofonio, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Rancho Mirage, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles in 1988 and specializes in plastic surgery, facial plastic surgery, and more.

39000 Bob Hope Dr Ste K407

Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

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Top Care Areas

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Actinic Keratosis
more than 82% of peers
more than 77% of peers
Skin Cancer
more than 76% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sofonio "Dr. Sofonio is certified by the Board of Plastic Surgery and has served as Section Chief of the Department of Plastic Surgery at Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage, California from 2002-2010. Named ?Top Doctor? by Palm Springs Life Magazine 2005-2012, Dr. Sofonio is widely recognized as one of the Top Plastic Surgeons in the country. Dr. Sofonio combines a warm and caring approach with a highly refined eye for aesthetic detail. All procedures are performed with cutting-edge technology in"

3  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

28  Conditions Treated

31  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.


  • David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University Hawaii
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Med College Ohio
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • New York Med College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Hawaii
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sofonio has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sofonio's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sofonio to family and friends
45 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (45)

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Dr. Sofonio's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

I went to see Dr. Sofonio for reconstructive surgery, fixing what another doctor had horribly messed up. I didn't think I would ever be made whole again. Dr. Sofonio is an artist and a surgeon. I couldn't be happier with the results. In fact, I'm still going to the office for followup ultrasound...more
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Dr. Sofonio is professional, hard working, and caring with his patients.
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I recently had a face/neck/chin lift completed by Dr. Sofonio. The results were as good, if not better than expected. Early on in the process, Dr. Sofonio stated "believe me, we care more about how you look than you do" and he meant it. Dr. Sofonio did what he said he was going to do and delivered...more
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After going to a plastic surgeon in Cerritos for over a decade, retired and moved to Fawnskin and Big Bear. Needed to find a new doctor. Had a procedure done up here by an aesthetician, but was very painful. Did months of research and found this most wonderful doctor. Very kind, compassionate and...more
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He is easy to talk to; he listens to your concerns & he tells you all your options. He takes great pride in his work & wants you to be happy with results. You're not treated like "just another patient" because he takes time with you to address what you're looking to accomplish & he makes...more
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