Tom J. Pousti, MD, FACS specializes in reconstructive and cosmetic Plastic Surgery and is dedicated to restoring appearance, self-esteem, function, and quality of life to his patients. After 11 years of extensive medical and surgical training, Dr. Tom Pousti is double board-certified in General Surgery as well as Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Dr. Pousti and his wife, Marjan, reside in San Diego with their three sons and daughter.
Plastic Surgery Fellowship
Harvard / Brigham and Women�s / Children�s Hospital, Boston, MA 1995-1997
Internship and General Surgery Residency
University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Orange, CA 1990-1995
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Member, American Society for Plastic Surgeons
Member, American Medical Association
Member, San Diego County Medical Association
Member, San Diego Plastic Surgery Society
Dr. Tom Pousti and his staff are dedicated to providing you with the finest possible medical services. A complete range of cosmetic, plastic, and reconstructive surgical procedures are available in a state-of-the-art surgical facilitiy. Dr. Tom Pousti performs all surgical procedures and provides your postoperative care with the support of a highly trained staff for surgical assistance, nursing care, anesthesia and recovery.
When you meet with Dr. Tom Pousti for the first time, he will carefully examine you and will go over all aspects of the surgery. He will ask you about your expectations, and by using an extensive library of �before and after� photographs of previous patients, will explain what can and cannot be done. He will encourage you to speak with patients who have undergone the same procedure you are considering.
Ask questions! Before you can make an informed decision to undergo surgery, you must feel comfortable and confident. If you and the doctor agree that surgery will benefit you, you can begin to plan for the operation.