Dr. Song’s CV + Credentials

EXPERIENCE

  • 2015 – Present: South Coast Plastic Surgery, co-Founder/CEO
  • 2015 – Present: Orange County Plastic Surgery Center, co-Founder/CEO
  • Song Plastic Surgery, Founder/CEO,
  • The Plastic Surgery Center of Sacramento, Aesthetic Fellowship
  • UC Davis Medical Center, Division of Plastic Surgery, Chief Resident
  • UC Davis Medical Center, Division of Plastic Surgery, Resident
  • UC Davis Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Resident

EDUCATION

  • 2006Medical Doctorate UC Davis, Sacramento, CA
  • 2001A.B. Degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

PEER-REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS

  • Song, KR (2015). Reoperations in Cosmetic Surgery. In Aesthetic Plastic Surgery in Asians. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press.
  • Song KR, Pu LLQ. “Reoperation in Cosmetic Surgery in Asians”. In Aesthetic Plastic Surgery in Asians: Principles and Techniques, edited by Lee LQ Pu et al. St. Louis, MO: QMP, 2012.
  • Song KR, Pu LLQ. Current State of Practice in Asian Cosmetic Surgery: An International Perspective. ISAPS News. 2010;3(4)25-27.
  • Nazerali RS, Song KR, Wong MS. Facial Pressure Sore Following Prone Positioning. Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Aesthetic Surgery. April 2010;63(4):e413-e414.
  • Song KR, Wong MS, Yeung C. Primary Cutaneous Zygomycosis In An Immunodeficient Infant: A Case Report and Review of the Literature. Annals of Plastic Surgery. 2008;60(4):433-6.
  • Pinney SJ, Song KR, Chou LB. Surgical Treatment of Mild Hallux Valgus: The State of Practice Among Academic Foot and Ankle Surgeons. Foot And Ankle International. 2006 Dec:27(12):1024-9.
  • Pinney SJ, Song KR, Chou LB. Surgical Treatment of Severe Hallux Valgus: The State of Practice Among Academic Foot and Ankle Surgeons. Foot And Ankle International. 2006 Nov:27(11):970-3.
  • Tuscano JM, Martin S, Song K, Wun T. B-Cell Reductive Therapy in the Treatment of Autoimmune Diseases: A Focus On Monoclonal Antibody Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis. Hematology. 2005 Dec:10(6):521-7.

INVITED PRESENTATIONS

  • The Inframammary Fold as a Dynamic Structure: Identifying Changes After Weight Loss and Implications for Breast Rejuvenation Surgery. Podium presentation at the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons meeting. April 11-16, 2013. New York, NY.
  • A Doppler Ultrasound Flowmetry Study of the Supratrochlear Artery: A Focus on the Paramedian Forehead Flap. Podium presentation at the California Society of Plastic Surgeons meeting. May 27-30, 2011. Monterey, CA.
  • Current State of Practice in Asian Cosmetic Surgery: An International Perspective. Electronic presentation at the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery 2010 Congress. August 14-18, 2010. San Francisco, CA.
  • Multi-Stage Random Flaps for Limb Salvage in Young Children. Podium presentation at the California Society of Plastic Surgeons meeting. May 27-31, 2010. Rancho Palos Verdes, CA.
  • The Use of SternaLock Plating System in the Treatment of Unstable Sternal Fractures in Trauma. Podium presentation at the California Society of Plastic Surgeons meeting. May 27-31, 2010. Rancho Palos Verdes, CA.
  • Facial Pressure Sores. Podium presentation at the California Society of Plastic Surgeons meeting. May 30, 2009. Olympic Valley, CA.
  • Primary Cutaneous Zygomycosis. Podium presentation at the California Society of Plastic Surgeons meeting. May 26, 2009. San Francisco, CA.
  • Surgical Treatment of Mild and Severe Hallux Valgus Deformity. Podium presentation at the Foot and Ankle Academy meeting. July 14, 2006. San Diego, CA.

MEMBERSHIPS & AFFILIATIONS

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery, Diplomate
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Active Member
  • American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Active Member
  • California Society of Plastic Surgeons, Active Member
  • Orange County Society of Plastic Surgeons, Active Member

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Southern California Super Doctors Rising Stars 2016 by Los Angeles Magazine
  • Top Board-Certified Doctors of 2016, Modern Luxury Magazine
  • Southern California Super Doctors Rising Stars 2015 by Los Angeles Magazine.
  • 2015 America Institute of Plastic Surgeons’ 10 Best in California For Client Satisfaction
  • “Doctors of Excellence”. Leaders in Healthcare, 2014.
  • 1st Runner-Up. Resident Research Competition. California Society of Plastic Surgeons 2011
    Annual Conference.
  • California Society of Plastic Surgeons. Resident delegate to the council, 2011.
  • Francis W. Noel award for scholarly activity, 2010.
  • Rotaplast International. Humanitarian Plastic Surgery organization.