Dr. Roger Friedenthal, MD is a cosmetic, plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 57 years. He specializes in cosmetic, plastic & reconstructive surgery.

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(415) 578-1768

Dr. Friedenthal accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare HMO

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Friedenthal's conditions and procedures:

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Brow Lift
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Earlobe Repair
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Facial Surgery
  • Fat Grafting to the Body
  • Fat Grafting to the Breast
  • Fat Grafting to the Buttock
  • Fat Grafting to the Face
  • Gynecomastia
  • Gynecomastia Repair
  • Lipomas
  • Liposuction
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Mini Tummy Tuck
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Plastic Cosmetic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery, Facial
  • Primary Cosmetic Rhinoplasty
  • Vaser® Liposelection (Liposuction)
  • Weight Loss

About Me

Dr. Friedenthal's personal philosophy designs an approach to surgery that creates a natural, enduring and youthful appearance for his patients. His belief is that the contours and geometric shape of the human form and face can be restored and maintained over time.


  • Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications


University of California Medical Center San Francisco - Plastic Surgery
Residency Hospital
Stanford University Medical Center - General Surgery
Internship Hospital
Yale-New Haven Medical Center - General Surgery
Internship Hospital
Yale University School of Medicine - MD
Medical School
Stanford University - B.A. Biology/Biological Sciences
Undergraduate School


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Listed "Best Doctors in America",
  • Listed "Best Doctors" by US News and World Report, 2012

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St. Mary's Medical Center

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