David L. Mobley MD, FACS

Sarasota, FL, US
David L. Mobley MD, FACS

About the Practice

Practice Philosophy

Sarasota Plastic Surgery Center offers patients the latest in medical technology and unsurpassed dedication to patient satisfaction. The doctors enjoy making improvements in the appearance and the lives of their patients and they do it with the highest safety and quality standards in mind.

Practice Specialization

Now with over 15 years of experience, Dr. Mobley focuses on cosmetic plastic surgery, with emphasis on aesthetic surgery of the face (facelifts, eyelid surgery, lasers), breasts (breast augmentation, breast lifts and breast reduction) and body (liposuction, abdominoplasty). He also commonly employs noninvasive procedures including Botox Cosmetic, Dysport and the entire spectrum of dermal fillers (Restylane, Juviderm, Perlane, and Prevelle Silk) and Sculptra.

In a continuing pursuit of excellence, Dr. Mobley also utilizes the latest trends in less invasive, minimal incision face lifts, facial fat grafting and stem cells, facial wrinkle removal with the rapidly healing Encore fractional CO2 laser, innovative liposuction techniques.

Additional Information

The fantastic staff at Sarasota Plastic Surgery Center is truly dedicated to Plastic Surgery. We are proud that the majority of our staff has each been with us for many years. Their compassion, knowledge, and hard work enable patients to enjoy a comfortable, confident, and valuable experience.

Background & Certification

Board Certification

Dr. Mobley is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and the American Board of Otolaryngology.

Professional Background

Dr. Mobley received his Bachelor of Science degree at Texas A&M University, and completed requirements for his M.D. degree at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. After completing his surgical internship at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri, he moved to Richmond, Virginia in 1987 where he completed a four-year residency in Otolaryngology at the Medical College of Virginia. Dr. Mobley's plastic surgery training occurred at Louisiana State University Medical Center in New Orleans, where he completed a full plastic surgery residency and microvascular surgery fellowship in 1993. In his final year of training Dr. Mobley served as Chief Resident in Plastic Surgery at Charity Hospital in New Orleans, Louisiana

Seeking advanced training in cosmetic surgery, Dr. Mobley completed a one year fellowship at the McCollough, Grotting and Associates Aesthetic Medical Center in Birmingham, Alabama, which was devoted to extensive training in specific cosmetic surgery procedures such as facelifts, eyelid surgery, rhinoplasty, breast augmentation, abdominoplasty and liposuction

Awards & Honors

Dr. Mobley has become well known for creating dramatic surgical improvements while maintaining a natural appearance. Sarasota physicians voted him a "Top Doctor" for "Plastic Surgery" in Castle Connolly's Americas Top Doctors in 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010. Patients often describe his approach as personable and unhurried during consultations and postoperative care, inspiring confidence and placing them at ease.

Affiliations & Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Dr. Mobley holds active staff appointments at Sarasota Memorial Hospital, Sarasota Plastic Surgery Center, Cape Surgery Center and Health South Surgery Center.

Society Memberships

Dr. Mobley is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society For Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and the American Society of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Your Consultation

To schedule your cosmetic consultation, call (941) 366-8897. Our Patient Care Coordinator, Melissa, will help arrange a consultation with Dr. Mobley. Melissa will ask some basic questions to determine your areas of concern. She will provide you with informational brochures or web links that can give you further information regarding these areas.

Staff & Facilities

Surgical Facility

Sarasota Plastic Surgery Center is a state licensed and federally certified Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC). Our surgery center is dedicated to Plastic Surgery and addresses patient comfort, safety and privacy like no other practice in the region can. The ASC status requires us to meet or exceed over 2,000 stringent standards in environmental and life safety, risk management, quality assurance and emergency management procedures set forth by the U.S. government. The ASC licensure and certification is in effect, granted based on a strict adherence to all applicable standards of a major hospital. Each year the ASC must undergo a series of unannounced inspections and surveys by the federal and state governments to ensure adherence to these standards. Since the Sarasota Plastic Surgery Center opened, we have received commendation with no deficiencies on all of our annual inspections and surveys.

Patient comfort and safety are of a paramount concern at the Center. Consistent with our philosophy of exceeding accepted standards, the Center demands that only board certified physicians are utilized for the administration of anesthesia. Additionally our entire medical staff is fully certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support as an essential emergency management measure.

Skin Care Products

Maintaining a youthful appearance, whether you have had surgery or not, requires careful attention to your skin. You are invited to explore our complete menu of skin care services, products and treatments. Our skin care clinic is equipped with the latest medical technology and offers some of the most advanced procedures available today, all performed in a welcoming and therapeutic environment.

Payment Options

Patient Financing Options Plastic surgery offers an array of procedures that can provide you with new opportunities concerning your health, appearance and wellness goals. Health insurance does not pay for cosmetic procedures. Our staff is here to help you explore available payment options.
Our Payment Policy
Payment for plastic surgery is due and payable two (2) weeks prior to surgery because this is when we commit our time, staff and surgical facility for your surgery.
Payment Options

We accept Cash, Checks, Money Orders, Visa, MasterCard, Discover Card and American Express Cards. Our office also accepts CareCredit patient financing. We can assist you if you are interested in this financing program.

Another payment option is to obtain a low interest unsecured personal loan from your private bank.

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David L. Mobley MD, FACS

Sarasota Plastic Surgery,
2255 S. Tamiami Trail,
Sarasota, FL, 34239, US

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