Samuel N. Pearl MD

Mountain View, CA, US
Samuel N. Pearl MD

About the Practice

Practice Philosophy

Choosing your plastic surgeon is the most critical factor in determining the success of your cosmetic surgical procedure. Dr. Pearl offers you more than 20 years of surgical experience dedicating himself to fine detail and in dividualized care blending meticulously established surgical techniques with proven state of the art technology.  To achieve the best surgical outcome, Dr. Pearl gives special attention to pre- and post-operative care. He prides himself on tailoring each procedure to the patients desires. This approach to unique, customized care helps his patients achieve long-lasting results that bring out their natural beauty.

Dr. Pearl performs a variety of cosmetic procedures, including breast augmentation, facelift, rhinoplasty and abdominoplasty at his Mountain View office. His ability to enhance each patients appearance is strengthened by his belief in looking beyond the specific procedure to the whole person. This philosophy is further evident in his professional staff, which is committed to providing attentive care to help each patient feel comfortable.

"I believe that every effort should be made to educate you prior to your surgery. My staff is constantly trying to improve the quality of your care and is dedicated to providing you with superior service and a superior surgical experience."

Practice Specialization

• Face and Neck lift
• Eyelid Surgery
• Forehead Lift including Endoscopic Forehead/Facial Procedures
• Nose Surgery
• Chin and Facial Contouring
• Ear Surgery
• Fat Grafting
• Collagen and Botox Injections

• Liposuction - Tumescent and Ultrasonic
• Tummy Tuck
• Thigh Lift
• Body Lift
• Arm Lift

• Breast Augmentation
• Breast Reduction
• Breast Lift
• Male Breast Reduction

Background & Certification

Board Certification

American Board of Plastic Surgery 1983

Professional Background

Rutgers University, 1971, SUNY Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse, NY - MD 1975
Internship Surgical: Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 1975 -1976
General Surgery Residency: Stanford University Medical Center Stanford, CA 1978 -1980
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Residency: University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 1980 -1982
Chief Resident Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 1981 1982

Affiliations & Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

El Camino Hospital - Mountain View, CA
El Camino Surgery Center - Mountain View, CA
Good Samaritan Hospital - San Jose, CA
Sequoia Hospital - Redwood City, CA

Society Memberships

American Society of Plastic Surgeons
California Society of Plastic Surgeons
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
American Medical Association
California Medical Association
Santa Clara County Medical Society
Medical Malpractice Review Committee

Offices Held

El Camino Hospital
Chief of Plastic Surgery, 1988 -1992
Chairman, Ambulatory Surgical Committee, 1986 -1990

Santa Clara County Medical Association
Chairman, Insurance Review Committee, 1989 -1990
Member - Medical Malpractice Review Committee, Plastic Surgery Representative,
1990 – Present

Your Consultation

Patients will be given as much information as possible. Reference materials and brochures are available on a broad range of topics. The initial consultation is an in-depth evaluation and explanation of the proposed surgical procedure, and is usually supplemented by written material. Dr. Pearl allows time to answer your questions, and appropriate photographs may be shown to illustrate relevant points. Computer imaging is available. To schedule a one-on-one consultation with Dr. Pearl and explore your plastic surgery options, please call the office at 650-964-6600. We welcome your visit.

Staff & Facilities

Surgical Facility

Pearl Plastic Surgery Center, designed and operated by Samuel N. Pearl, MD and his staff, is a modern, fully accredited ambulatory surgical facility. The Surgery Center has been providing state-of-the-art technology in a relaxed and private atmosphere since 1985. A complete range of cosmetic plastic surgical procedures are performed at the Center under general anesthesia and intravenous sedation, providing the highest quality care.

Computer Imaging

Computer imaging is available and included in your initial consultation fee.

Languages Spoken


Payment Options

We accept VISA, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Cash and Personal Checks.

We also encourage those patients who require financial assistance to contact AMS Patient financing at 1-800-834-9262 or CareCredit ® to explore your payment options.

"Ask a Question" Responses

Seven weeks after midface/lower lid lift, Still dense numbness. Normal?

I haven't made any progress with the dense, waxy numbness on both sides of my face after a midface/lower lid lift seven weeks ago. I really regret...

Numbness after midface, lower face and lower eyelid surgery is very common. I would particularly not be worried if you have this problem on both...

Can my surgeon liposuction my lower tummy while doing a modified tummy tuck (muscles will be tightened)?

My doctor says I'm not a candidate for full Tummy Tuck. My muscles need to be tightened but I see fat on top. He will lipo my flanks, waist & hips...

Yes, your surgeon can liposuction your lower tummy while doing a modified tummy tuck with muscle tightening. Even when performing a "full Tummy...

Samuel N. Pearl MD

Suite 203, 525 South Drive,
Mountain View, CA, 94040, US

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