J. Timothy Katzen

Plastic Surgeon
Rating: 4.96071428571 out of 5 with 282 ratings

J. Timothy Katzen Plastic Surgeon MD

J. Timothy Katzen Plastic Surgeon Picture


Arm lift


Body Lift

Botox Therapy

Breast augmentation

and 14 more...

  • About Me

    Dr. Katzen made plastic surgery after massive weight loss the entire focus of his practice. He has independently created novel and innovative plastic surgical techniques that minimize scars and maximize skin and fat removal. Dr. Katzen has performed thousands of post weight loss procedures. Approximately 99% of Dr. Katzen’s patients have lost 100 pounds or more. He has even operated on several patients who weighed over 800 pounds before gastric bypass. Most of his patients have had gastric bypass or lap banding; however, approximately 30% have lost significant weight through diet and exercise alone. Dr. Katzen has performed plastic surgery after massive weight loss on men and women, from ages 18 to 70.

    Dr. Katzen is an internationally recognized leader in the field of reconstructive plastic surgery after weight loss. He has lectured throughout the world on his innovative Powerlift or circumferential Bodylift. He has written and published many articles and book chapters. He has lectured on radio and the internet about plastic surgery after massive weight loss. In addition, he has appeared on many television shows and most television networks discussing plastic surgery after massive weight loss.

    Dr. Katzen is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He is a member of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery, American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Obesity Action Coalition, and American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the International College of Surgeons. In addition, Dr. Katzen is a Diplomat of the National Board of Medical Examiners and is a Qualified Medical Examiner. Furthermore, Dr. Katzen is the Director of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery at Century City Doctors Hospital. He has medical staff privileges at many other prominent hospitals in Southern California.

    Training is essential. Expertise is critical. However, equally important should be other weight loss patients’ experiences with Dr. Katzen. Dr. Katzen has many loyal and grateful patients who are willing to personally talk with you. See what other weight loss patients, just like you, have to say about Dr. Katzen. You can find hundreds of testimonials on www.Obesityhelp.com under patient reviews and on www.timothykatzenmd.com

    To find out if YOU are a candidate for reconstructive plastic surgery, come to one of Dr. Katzen’s many local seminars or schedule your personal consultation with Dr. Katzen TODAY. Dr. Katzen will provide you with an unhurried, thorough consultation and all your questions will be answered in great detail. He will take the time to thoroughly explain all your treatment options. To schedule your consultation or to attend one of Dr. Katzen’s local seminars, call 310-859-7770 or contact us through www.timothykatzenmd.com. Come on and complete your weight loss journey!

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  • Latest Reviews See all 282 reviews
    avatar DeeDeeK on Jan. 16, 2019

    I was recommended to Dr. Timothy Katzen by a good friend for a tummy tuck. Surgery was quick and easy, no complications and I was able to return to my desk job in four weeks. I am 42 years old but my tummy looks like More...

    avatar ellisemma on Dec. 6, 2018

    I relocated from MD to CA and found an amazing plastic surgeon that did my 360 bodylift and medial thigh lift. Dr. Katzen made me comfortable right away. After losing 130 pounds, I wanted to be sure I found a surgeon who had experience with More...

    avatar acostahope on Dec. 3, 2018

    Choosing Dr. Katzen was a simple choice. My mother, sis and auntie all had work done with Dr. Katzen. He's an artist and is a perfectionist. As for me, I had breast implants and lift. I'm sure other family members will come to More...

  • Location


    9735 Wilshire Blvd
    Suite 407
    Beverly Hills, CA 90212

    Phone: 310-859-7770
    Fax: 310-288-8345

    Secondary Location Las Vegas

    8751 W. Charleston Blvd.
    Las Vegas, NV 89117

    Phone: 702-779-3280
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