Dr. Ronald Edelson, MD

Dr. Ronald Edelson, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Ronald Edelson, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in plastic surgery and facial plastic & reconstructive surgery.

9339 Genesee Ave # 39

San Diego, CA 92121

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  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • WellPoint

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Dr. Edelson's Experience

Dr. Edelson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Plastic Surgery
  • Board certified in Plastic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Edelson "Plastic surgery requires skill, training, judgment, and experience. It is my pledge to provide the finest quality care in a safe and comfortable environment. The care and satisfaction of my patients will always remain my highest priority. Whether you are interested in facial surgery, rhinoplasty, breast or body surgery, I strive to create results that are aesthetically pleasing and natural. I specialize in facelift surgery, rhinoplasty, and revision rhinoplasty, and surgery of the body."

2  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

2  Conditions Treated

  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Skin Aging

10  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.


  • Northwestern U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Plastic surgery Northwestern University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Edelson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Edelson's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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Dr. Edelson'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)

I have been a patient of Dr. Edelson for over 14 years. He did a breast lift/breast reduction on me 14 years ago. I have always been a large breasted person all my life. I developed very early in life. When I originally decided to have the first breast procedure I went did a ton of research and...more
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Best rhinoplastly in San Diego. I kept breaking my nose and it formed a lump. I recently broke my nose surfing and couldn't breathe properly. Dr. Edelson gave me a better looking face and fixed my breathing issues. I can't thank him enough.
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Had a tummy tuck.Doc told me to wait a year before seeing results.Still had a big belly AND waiting that long nothing could be done.He told me I should have lost weight before surgery.Tried Small Claims Ct.They said I couldn't have rep. so Judge didn't listen.Doc agreed results from 1 procedure was...more
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He is better than 5 Stars!!! I cannot say enough about Dr. Edelson's skills and excellence in plastic surgery. He is truly an artist.....he is the Best of the BEST!!!
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Dr Edelson performed my tummy tuck. He's an amazing doctor who gives the highest quality care before, during, & after surgery. He saw me at every post op appointment (removed stitches & drain himself) & patiently answered all my questions. He gives you his phone # after surgery if you have any...more
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