Category Archives: General Plastic Surgery

Dr. Chow’s Office Will Re-Open June 1 with a New “Safer Appointment” Process

We are excited to welcome you back to our practice for surgical and nonsurgical appointments beginning Monday, June 1. We have adapted our scheduling process and extended our hours to minimize patient overlap and maximize convenience. Please request your consultation or call us at (415) 441-1888 to schedule your appointment. Extended Hours & Increased Privacy Consultation and treatment are available … Read more

How Do You Choose a Septoplasty Surgeon?

Up close of a woman's profile

Often in my San Francisco plastic surgery practice, patients are referred to me for septoplasty. As a triple board-certified plastic surgeon with special training in otolaryngology (head and neck surgery), I am specifically qualified to help patients with septum-related issues, such as a deviated septum and turbinate reduction. What is Septoplasty? Septoplasty is traditionally taught in otolaryngology training programs as … Read more

Outside the OR: My Community Involvement

Dr. Chow with friends at a community event

As a plastic surgeon in a vibrant community like San Francisco, it’s important to me both personally and professionally to stay engaged with both the local and global communities by working with trusted charity organizations — some related to plastic surgery, some not. Presently, I am a member of the board of directors for the Richmond/Ermet Aid Foundation (REAF). REAF … Read more

Welcome to the Blog of Dr. Albert Chow

I am pleased to announce the official launch of my new blog! I am excited to have a new way of communicating, not just with my San Francisco plastic surgery patients, but with women and men from all over who may have questions about cosmetic procedures. A little bit about me: I am a triple board-certified plastic surgeon and I … Read more