Dr. Shay Dean, MD

Dr. Shay Dean, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
Dr. Shay Dean, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Marina Del Rey, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from University of Mi Med Sch in 1999 and specializes in plastic surgery and general surgery.

4644 Lincoln Blvd Ste 500

Marina Del Rey, CA 90292

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Wound Repair
more than 87% of peers
Breast Diseases
more than 82% of peers
Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
more than 72% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • General Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

18  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Atrophy
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Cleft Lip
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Oral and-or Facial Cleft
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Cancer
  • Third-Degree Burns

22  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Gynecomastia Repair
  • Liposuction
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Pigmentation Defect
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Mi Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Shands University FL
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • UNC Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Shay Dean, MD
Wonderful Staff & Excellent Surgeon. Dr. Dean is an amazing Doctor who is obviously living his calling. I was completely comfortable and at ease with him as my surgeon. I have had a Breast Reduction, Panniculectomy and Liposuction. Three surgeries down and I am very pleased with the results. After...Read More
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R. Faith Echols in Los Angeles , CA – Aug 03, 2018
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I went to Dr. Shay Dean for tummy tuck scar revision, breast reconstruction, liposuction of abdomen, love handles and my side boobs. This Dr. was God sent to me, he came into my life at a very difficult time and he truly touched me and my life with his amazing surgical and artistic ability. In...Read More
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Nina S in North Hollywood – Mar 17, 2018
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Dr. Dean recently did a tummy tuck on me and I can’t put into words how grateful I am for him. He and his staff made me feel so welcomed and comfortable. I am so happy that i was referred to him. After meeting with so many plastic surgeons I knew he was the one to help me. Thank you Dr. Dean, for...Read More
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Feb 22, 2018
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Dr. Shay Dean is absolutely one of the kindest surgeons, human beings I’ve ever met, truly! His office team is amazing too, Brenda and Adrina. I? had a botched BA a year ago that broke my physical and mental self esteem. Dr. Dean reconstructed my breasts to look perfect, and exactly what I wanted!...Read More
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Santa Monica – Nov 07, 2017
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My experience with Dr. Dean has been fantastic. I was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2014; therefore, after my chemo I had to get a breast reduction to make them even. Dr. Dean had to reconstruct my breast due to an awful breast reduction results. After my surgery, I had a totally different...Read More
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Maria Angelica Garrafa in Hawthorne, CA – Jun 14, 2017
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