The Eye Plastic Surgery Center of Southern California, founded in 1987, is one of the few centers on the West Coast specializing solely in cosmetic and plastic surgery of the eyelid. We are honored to receive referrals for this specialty from several hundred eye doctors and plastic surgeons from around the world.
Dr. William P. Chen, M.D.,F.A.C.S., graduated from U.C. Berkeley with Distinction in the Honors Program, majoring in Biochemistry and Zoology. He holds a medical degree from the St. Louis University School of Medicine and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He completed his Medical internship at USC and his residency training in Comprehensive Ophthalmology at UCLA, Jules Stein Eye Institute, and followed up with a Fellowship training in Eye Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Emory University, a prestigious program in this subspecialty.
Dr. Chen has practiced in Los Angeles and Orange Counties since 1981. In high demand as a speaker on his specialty in this country and abroad, he has been teaching this topic at the American Academy of Ophthalmology's Annual National Meeting since 1988. Dr. Chen has published numerous scientific articles and chapters in textbooks, as well as being the original author of five textbooks related to Oculoplastic and Oculofacial Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Chen lives with his wife and children in Southern California, where his main practices are located.