Dr. Douglas Roy Mest MD Anesthesiologist

Dr. Douglas Mest is an anesthesiologist in Hermosa Beach, California. He received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 26 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Anesthesiologist: General Anesthesiology

Clinical Interests: Non Surgical Cosmetic Medicine

Education & Medical Training

University of California at Irvine
Residency, Anesthesiology, 1989–1992

Graduate Hospital/Tenet Healthcare
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1988–1989

Temple University School of Medicine
Class of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Anesthesiology
Certified 21 years in Anesthesiology

American Board of Anesthesiology
Certified 20 years in Pain Medicine

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Retreatment with injectable poly-l-lactic acid for HIV-associated facial lipoatrophy: 24-month extension of the Blue Pacific study.
Mest, D.R., Humble, G.M.

Safety and efficacy of poly-L-lactic acid injections in persons with HIV-associated lipoatrophy: the US experience.
Mest, D.R., Humble, G.

Safety of Sculptra: a review of clinical trial data.
Engelhard, P., Humble, G., Mest, D.

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