Dr. Wesley Schooler, MD

Dr. Wesley Schooler, MD

Plastic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(24)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Wesley Schooler, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Santa Barbara, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in plastic surgery, orthopedic hand surgery, and more.

222 W Pueblo St Ste A

Santa Barbara, CA 93105

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Elderplan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Surgical Procedure
high
more than 83% of peers
Breast Reconstruction
high
more than 80% of peers
Nipple Reconstruction
normal
more than 61% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Schooler "I strive to give the patient the utmost care, compassion and the best outcome possible. We make every attempt to deliver the best care and results with a personalized approach and the latest techniques."
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Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

36

Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hand, Elbow, and Shoulder Microvascular Surgery
  • Limb Reattachment
  • Limb Salvage Surgery
  • Liposuction
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Plastic Cosmetic Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair

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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.

Education

  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Unc Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Unc Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Hand Center Of San Antonio
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Unc Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Cal
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schooler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schooler's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schooler to family and friends
4.2
based on 24 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Schooler's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I cannot adequately express the extent of my gratitude and respect for Dr. Schooler and his team at Santa Barbara Plastic Surgery Center in this letter. With Dr. Schooler, his level of technical skill, dedication and professionalism needed to perform surgery (in this case a clean-up and re-do of a...more
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I went in for a small lump to be removed. Dr. Schooler was a kind, effective, and experienced doctor. His staff, however, are pretentious, unfriendly, and unprofessional. On one visit, I waited a full hour for a simple wound dressing after the operation that took only 5 minutes. There were no...more
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"I strive to give the patient the utmost care, compassion and the best outcome possible. We make every attempt to deliver the best care and results with a personalized approach and the latest techniques." This should be re-written as I've never had so much trouble getting a hold of a dr in my life!...more
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