Dr. John Thomas Alexander MD, Plastic Surgeon

Dr. John Thomas Alexander MD

Plastic Surgeon

9339 Genesee Ave Suite 220 San Diego CA, 92121


Dr. John Alexander II is a San Diego Plastic Surgeon, he continues a tradition of excellence in plastic surgery, having learned firsthand the techniques and systems developed by his father to achieve consistently superb results. In addition, he stays current with the most recent advances in cosmetic plastic surgery and anti-aging medicine, broadening the scope of cosmetic treatments available to his patients. He received his Medical Degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine, one of the countries first medical schools, and then had five years of intensive general surgery training at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, serving as chief resident in 1993-1994. There he was one of two residents honored Outstanding Teacher by the Whitehead Society. After becoming Board Certified in General Surgery, Dr. Alexander attended the University of California San Francisco, one of the premiere Plastic Surgery programs in the United States. There he completed two additional years of residency training in Plastic Surgery. Dr. Alexander is double board certified in Surgery and Plastic Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.Tradition & Excellence in Cosmetic Plastic Surgery since 1964Alexander Cosmetic Surgery in San Diego, we have a simple philosophykeep things simple! The ability to keep things simple requires both experience and common sense. Keeping things simple has helped us:make procedures easily understandable to patientscreate simplified surgical steps that consistently produce natural results, time after timeavoid problems and complicationskeep our patients happyWe have found that most patients are happy with themselves in general, and happy with the way they look. Our patients in or around San Diego are not looking for radical change, just an improvement, rejuvenation, or refinement of what they already have. Combining tried and true procedures with good measures of common sense and practicality helps us do just that. Come see Dr. Alexander II the premier San Diego Plastic Surgeon. Located in La JollaAlexander Cosmetic Surgery has been in the same convenient location for 24 years. Located in the Golden Triangle near University Towne Center, our office is right between the I-5 and the I-805, near Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla. Our Surgical Office and Medical Spa are beautifully decorated with antiques, unique artifacts, and original artwork. We offer two reception areas, one for new patients and another private area for post-operative patients. Our consult room is inviting and large enough to comfortably visit with prospective patients and their families. We use a unique touch-screen system to assist with our consults, perform computer imaging, and view representative Before and After photographs.Our 3-Suite Surgical Center is accredited by the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgical Facilities (AAAASF), an intensive review process, assuring our patients the highest level of safety possible, and allowing us to provide all levels of anesthesia, from local to general. Surgical facilities that offer only

Education and Training

University of Maryland School of Medicine MD 1989

Univ of Md Sch of Med, Baltimore Md 1958

Board Certification

American Board of Cosmetic Surgery

American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

American Board of Plastic Surgery

Plastic Surgery American Board of Plastic Surgery ABPS

Surgery American Board of Surgery ABS

Provider Details

Male English, Spanish

Areas of expertise and specialization

National Board of Medical Examiners, Diplomate 1990 North Carolina Medical License, 1994 California Medical License ,1994 American Board of Surgery, Board Certified 1995 Laser Certification , 1995 American Board of Plastic Surgery, Board Certified 1998 American Board of Anti-aging Medicine, Diplomate 1999 California State Bar, 2006


  • National Board of Medical Examiners, Diplomate 1990

Professional Memberships

  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Califormia Medical Association
  • San Diego International Plastic Surgery Society
  • San Diego County Medical Society


  • Christus St Joseph Hosp, Plastic Surgery; Scripps Mercy Hosp, General Surgery; Linda Vista Comm Hosp, General Surgery; White Mem Med Ctr, Flexible Or Transitional Year

Hospital Affiliations

  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla ( La Jolla, CA )

Accepted Insurance

Dr. John Thomas Alexander MD's Practice location

Practice At 9339 Genesee Ave Suite P39

9339 Genesee Ave -
San Diego, CA 92121
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New patients: 858-455-7557
Fax: 858-455-1287

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