Saul R. Berger MD

Saul R. Berger MD

About the Practice

Practice Philosophy

Dr. Saul Berger, plastic surgeon in the Encino area of Los Angeles, CA brings his expertise of more than 25 years in practice to provide the ultimate cosmetic surgery experience for each patient. As the Director of New Age Aesthetics, one of the most advanced plastic surgery and medical spa centers in the U.S., Dr. Berger, combines state-of-the-art procedures using the latest technology to achieve results that are beautiful and natural, while minimizing discomfort and down time.

Dr. Berger, has expertise in all aspects of breast surgery (augmentation/enlargements, lifts, reductions, correction of implant and nipple problems, gynecomastia/breast enlargement in men, and reconstruction after mastectomy), tummy tucks (mini and full abdominoplasty), facelifts, eyelid procedures, endoscopic brow/forehead lifts, rhinoplasty/nose reshaping, liposuction/liposculpture, post-bariatric body contouring as well as non-surgical therapies (including laser rejuvenation, IPL, Botox, Dysport, Juvederm, Restylane, Perlane, Radiesse, and Sculptra). Dr. Berger also uses specialized techniques in labiaplasty, correcting previous breast surgery problems, treating difficult scars/keloids including acne scars, eliminating sun-damaged skin and combining non-surgical therapies effectively. He also has a special program for patients who have undergone gastric bypass/bariatric weight loss surgery that is remarkably affordable.

New Age Aesthetics, located in the heart of the Encino area of Los Angeles, CA, embodies Dr. Berger’s belief that the best aesthetic results can be provided in one comprehensive center and with a fully integrated care plan. Clients come for a wide variety of cosmetic treatments, all offered with great attention to detail and maximal comfort. The Medicare-approved surgery center provides a hospital-like environment and receives patients from all over the world for cosmetic procedures with Dr. Berger, and arrangements for local accommodations can be made conveniently. If you are interested in non-surgical rejuvenation, consider meeting with Dr. Berger or his staff about procedures using fillers, Botox, Dysport and lasers to look younger with minimal down time. As a consultant to Allergan and holding preceptor status with Lumenis lasers, Dr. Berger, has focused on providing “best in class” non-surgical therapies.

Be sure to explore the photo gallery on our site for before/after photos, and submit your email address for the latest updates in cosmetic procedures. Dr. Berger, a plastic surgeon in Encino CA serving the greater Los Angeles area is available by appointment to consult with new patients and create a customized plan to reach their goals. The entire staff looks forward to meeting you!

Practice Specialization

Dr. Berger provides expertise in the full range of plastic and cosmetic surgery of the FACE, BREAST, and BODY. His areas of special interest include:

1. Minimal incision or reduced scar techniques
2. “Natural”-appearing facelifts
3. Breast augmentation without breast scars
4. FotoFacial RF Skin Rejuvenation
5. Anesthesia for patients who do not tolerate general anesthesia well
6. Non-surgical rejuvenation techniques.

Additional Information

Office Hours:
Monday - 9-5
Tuesday- 9-5
Wednesday 9-4
Thursday 9-4
Friday 9-5
Saturday - Closed
Sunday - Closed

Background & Certification

Board Certification

American Board of Surgery 1989
American Board of Plastic Surgery 1992

Professional Background

Union College of Union University (B.S. degree in Biology-Sociology)

Albany Medical College (M.D. degree)

The Mount Sinai School of Medicine (Surgery Internship)

The Mount Sinai School of Medicine (General Surgery Residency)

University of Southern California (Plastic Surgery Residency)

Advanced training in Endoscopic Surgery, FotoFacial Therapy, BOTOX® Treatment

Continuing Medical Education credits: Current

Length of time in practice: Since 1990

Teaching Appointments

Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery, University of Southern California
School of Medicine

Publications and Presentations

Dr. Berger has published articles in peer review journals, presented research at national meetings, and served as the chairman of local plastic surgery meetings. He has also lectured to both specialty physician groups and the public on various aspects of plastic surgery.

Awards & Honors

Magna Cum Laude (Union College)
Phi Beta Kappa (Union College)
Alpha Omega Alpha (Albany Medical College)
Recognition award for USC Resident Training, 1992-3
AMA Physicians Recognition Award, 2003 - 2006

Affiliations & Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Providence St. Joseph (Burbank, CA)
Glendale Memorial (Glendale, CA)
Glendale Adventist (Glendale, CA)
Providence Tarzana Medical Center (Tarzana, CA)

Society Memberships

American Society of Plastic Surgeons
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
American College of Surgeons
Los Angeles Society of Plastic Surgeons

Offices Held

Dr. Berger has served on a multitude of hospital committees over the past 25 years, including in the areas of Quality Assessment, Accreditation and Licensure, and Surgery.
Member, The BOTOX® Cosmetic Physicians' Network

Your Consultation

A consultation with Dr. Berger is certain to be detailed, thorough and informative. He will fully review your health status to select the best procedures and minimize risks. You will also learn about various procedures during discussion and with the use of photography and visual aids. By the end of the consultation, a detailed and individualized plan will be formulated.

Staff & Facilities

Surgical Facility

Dr. Berger performs most aesthetic procedures in his office-based surgicenter that is accredited by AAAASF (The American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgical Facilities). He also is on the staff of hospitals and surgicenters in the region and uses those facilities selectively.

Payment Options

VISA, MasterCard, Discover, American Express
Financing Plan
Care Credit
Alphaeon Credit

Saul R. Berger MD

Suite 150, 16030 Ventura Blvd.,
Encino, CA, 91436, US

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