The best plastic surgery achieves subtle results while leaving no obvious indications that any changes have been made. Facial surgery requires a skillful touch and considerable attention to detail. When it comes to nose surgery (rhinoplasty), even small mistakes can have a significant impact on your nasal appearance. As a nose specialist, Dr. Kao believes […]Read More
Kao Plastic Surgery
Dr. Chia Chi Kao
Chia Chi Kao, MD is a board-certified aesthetic plastic and reconstructive surgeon with over fifteen years of experience whom Vogue claims “is single-handedly revolutionizing the future of facelifts”.
“My focus is as much on the emotional as the physical. It is not about making someone simply look younger, but giving them the gift of feeling attractive and vibrant. Beauty is timeless.” – Chia Chi Kao, MD
Dr. Kao has curated his own specialized techniques for each procedure, enabling him to cause minimal disruption, prevent damage, and maintain the health and quality of the skin, most often improving it. He is also the founder of the KAO Center in Santa Monica, CA and is the creator of the new and revolutionary Ponytail Lift™ and Ponytail Facelift™ procedures.
- The American Board of Plastic Surgery
- The American Board of Surgery
- Member of American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS)
- Member of American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
Before & After
With the consent of Dr. Kao’s past patients, we welcome you to view hundreds of their before and after photos. Keep in mind that every man and woman’s body is different, and individual results will vary.