Dr. Michael Keefe, MD

Dr. Michael Keefe, MD

Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Michael Keefe, MD is a facial plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in facial plastic & reconstructive surgery and plastic surgery-head & neck.

2929 Health Center Dr

San Diego, CA 92123

Contact Information

(858) 499-2777

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Sharp Health Plan

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Head and Neck Surgery
more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Keefe "To provide the care that I would expect for my family; Professional, Caring, Compassionate, Evidence based, and Expedient, in a comfortable setting."

2  Specialties

  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery-Head & Neck

2  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Plastic Surgery & Facial Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

12  Conditions Treated

  • Facial Trauma
  • Follicular Thyroid Cancer
  • Head and Neck Tumor
  • Medullary Thyroid Cancer
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer
  • Salivary Duct Stones
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Diseases
  • Salivary Gland Stones
  • Sinus Disorders
  • Sinus Polyp
  • Thyroid Cancer

8  Procedures

  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Facial Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery, Facial
  • Thyroid Surgery

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.


  • Harvard Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Naval Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Naval Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Tex
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Keefe has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Keefe's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Keefe to family and friends
20 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Keefe'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

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Keefe had a huge positive impact on my life when he fixed my severe deviated septum and broken nose 25 years ago in San Diego, CA. I never took the time to truly thank him, but I think about him quite often and how he changed my outlook on life through his work! Dr. Keefe is a true...more
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He did my nose 20 years ago while he was a navy doc. Every time I tell someone I've had my nose done they are shocked because it looks so good and fits my face perfectly. (He "designed" it.) Even after 20 yrs. the tip is still lifted and the deviated septum I had prior to surgery is still open and...more
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Dr. Keefe is Highly Recommended. He performed a tonsillectomy on me a few weeks ago, and for a 31 year old that's a really big procedure to get done. He did a great job on explaining the in procedure from start to finish. The Sharp Memorial facility is beautiful, very clean and high tech. The...more
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A number of years back I was I was recommended to Dr.Michael Keefe by another physician for a tracheotomy scar. He was excellent in every way possible. From his kind demeanor and humor, to his expertise in his field. I came away with a most minimal line that has faded and blended well into my...more
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Dr. Keefe is a phenomenal doctor with great people skills. He made me feel comfortable and confident about my surgical procedure. Dr. Keefe also did his best to make sure my scars would not be so apparent in the future.
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