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Botched Surgery? If you are willing to go on TV please email Dr. Alter.


Millions of men and women are afflicted with secret sexual maladies creating crises in their lives.  Sex is a primary issue of the human psyche and sexual identity is at the very core of every person. If you are self-conscious of your genitalia due to a real or perceived cosmetic or physical deformity, you probably have a severe self-esteem issue.  Inter-personal relationships are hampered on every level from sexual intimacy with another person to the most mundane everyday interactions with family, friends, acquaintances and co-workers.


Dr. Alter is the one to help you or your loved one with a cosmetic or physical genital deformity.  Having operated on thousands of men, women, and children for genital deformities, he is able to understand your concerns.  Because of his unique background, he has invented and perfected many surgeries for both sexes.  Therefore, he is sensitive to your possible embarrassment and will make you feel comfortable while treating and eliminating your malady. Imagine finally being able to put the lifelong problem in the past so that you can live a rewarding life?  Your self-esteem and confidence should blossom!!  Don’t hesitate to email or call his Beverly Hills California or Manhattan, new York plastic surgery office now.


Gary J. Alter, M.D. is one of only a handful of physicians in the United States who is Board Certified in both the plastic surgery and urology.  He is in the private practice of plastic and reconstructive surgery in Beverly Hills, California and Manhattan, NY, subspecializing in genital reconstruction.



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beverly hills plastic surgeon, manhattan plastic surgeon, reconstructive plastic surgeon, transsexual plastic surgeon, sex change plastic surgeon, genital reassignment plastic surgeonThe bi-coastal plastic surgeon (Beverly Hills, California and Manhattan, New York) is an acknowledged leader in genital reconstruction by combining the strengths of both specialties.  The plastic surgeon has extensive knowledge of genital anatomy as well as expertise in minimizing scars, transferring tissue, and improving cosmetic appearance.


Board Certified Beverly Hills and Manhattan Plastic Surgeon, Gary Alter, M.D., is the recognized leader in female genital surgery including labiaplasty (labioplasty) or labia minora, penis and scrotal surgery, male genital cosmetic surgery, and transsexual surgery.  For more information pertaining to the surgery you are interested in, please click on the links on the top.


No one operation or approach is for everyone.  One of the Beverly Hills Plastic surgeon’s strengths is his ability to make clinical judgments determined by the specific needs and desires of each patient.  His plastic surgical background enables him to assess the ‘whole’ patient and individualize operations.


Dr. Alter is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Plastic Surgery at UCLA.  The plastic surgeon performs all types of aesthetic and reconstructive surgery on children and adults. He is co-editor of the major textbook, Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery of the External Genitalia that was published by W.B. Saunders, Co., the first book of it kind in over 15 years.  He has invented many plastic procedures and has published numerous articles in major medical journals.


Dr. Alter is a regularly featured doctor on Dr. 90210, a plastic surgery reality show on the E! Channel. The bi-coastal plastic surgeon (NYC and Beverly Hills) regularly appears on the Fox News Channel on the show Red Eye.  He has appeared on many other television and radio programs including Larry King Show on CNN, The Learning Channel, Discovery Health, and the Howard Stern Show.  Doctor Alter performed sex change surgery in the movie The Opposite Sex: Jaime’s Story on the Showtime network.  He has been featured in numerous articles In the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, USA Today, Cosmopolitan, Marie Claire, Playboy, Glamour, and Jane.


The Beverly Hills Plastic Surgeon attended the University of California at Berkeley for three years prior to entering medical school at UCLA.  After graduating medical school in 1973, he completed two years of general surgery at UCLA.  He finished his urology training in 1979 at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.  After practicing urology for ten years, Dr. Alter entered a plastic surgery residency at the famed Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.  He completed his residency in June 1992 and took a fellowship in genital plastic reconstructive surgery at the Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine in Norfolk, Virginia.  The Board Certified Plastic Surgeon opened his plastic surgery practice in Beverly Hills, California in1993 and in Manhattan, New York in 1995.


Feel welcome to contact Beverly Hills / Manhattan Plastic Surgeon Dr. Gary Alter to make an appointment at either his Beverly Hills, California or Manhattan, New York Plastic Surgery Office: (310) 275-5566 or email the Plastic Surgeon at altermd@altermd.com