Dr. Joseph C Avakoff MD Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Joseph Avakoff is a plastic surgeon in San Jose, California. He received his medical degree from UCSF School of Medicine and has been in practice for 41 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Plastic Surgeon: General Plastic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Kaiser Permanente Medical Center - San Francisco
Residency, General Surgery, 1962 - 1966

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Residency, Plastic Surgery, 1970 - 1972

Harkness Community Hospital Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1961 - 1962

UCSF School of Medicine
Class of 1961

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Plastic Surgery
Certified in Plastic Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Cardiac asystole secondary to carotid sinus compression in the face-lift operation.
Rose, E. H., Laub, D. R., Avakoff, J.

The value of secondary healing.
Avakoff, J. C.

Microincision for removing sebaceous cysts.
Avakoff, J. C.

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