John V. Larson, M.D.
John Larson, MD is a board-certified plastic surgeon with advanced training in aesthetic and reconstructive surgery of the face, breast and body. He focuses not only on achieving excellent surgical results for his patients, but also aims to provide them with an exceptional patient-centered experience.
Dr. Larson obtained his undergraduate degree in Psychology with Honors from Michigan State University. He then attended medical school at the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, where he completed his medical doctorate with Honors from the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. During medical school training, he performed research at the University of Michigan Neuromuscular Laboratory, where he developed new interface technologies between advanced robotic prostheses and peripheral nerves of amputated extremities. During this time he published journal articles and presented his work at national research meetings in the fields of both plastic surgery and engineering. He then went on to complete the prestigious six-year integrated residency program in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, CA, where he trained with world-renowned experts in the fields of cosmetic and reconstructive surgery.
With specialized training in advanced surgical and non-surgical techniques, Dr. Larson is sought after for his combination of exceptional surgical skills, expert knowledge, and individualized patient care. As one of Orange County’s most trusted plastic surgeons, Dr. Larson strives to provide an exceptional experience for his patients with an emphasis on technical excellence, open communication, and trust. His hobbies include traveling with his wife, son, and rescue dog, playing the drums, and cooking.
American Boards of Plastic Surgery
Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, MD
University of Southern California – Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Newport Beach – 400 Newport Center Dr., Ste. 609, Newport Beach, CA 92660