Richard Chaffoo, MD, FACS, FICS
- 9850 Genesee Ave, Suite 480
La Jolla, CA 92037
- Tel: Click for phone number858-623-6333
- Fax: 858-623-0204
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Affiliations & Memberships
Dr. Chaffoo has surgical privileges at a number of Southern California hospitals: Scripps Hospitals Department of Plastic Surgery in Encinitas and La Jolla, Sharp Hospitals and Children's Hospitals in San Diego, and Tri-City Medical Center in Oceanside.
Dr. Chaffoo belongs to the following societies and organizations:
San Diego Plastic Surgery Society (member)
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (member)
American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery (fellow)
American College of Surgeons (fellow)
American Head and Neck Surgery Society (fellow)
American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (fellow)
California Society of Plastic Surgeons (member)
Dr. Chaffoo served as vice chairman and chairman of the U.S. Naval Hospital's Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery in Connecticut.
He currently serves as chief of plastic surgery at Tri-City Medical Center in Oceanside, CA.
Honors and Awards
p>Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. has recognized Dr. Chaffoo as one of the top doctors in the United States. This honor, based on a vote of his peers, extends to only 5 percent of doctors nationwide.
Readers of the La Jolla Light voted Dr. Chaffoo one of the top plastic surgeons in the San Diego area.