Dr. Leonard Gray M.D., F.A.C.S. has had a highly successful private practice in Plastic Surgery for 19 years in San Francisco. His office is located at the classic 450 Sutter Street Medical Building in Downtown San Francisco. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Plastic Surgery as well as the American Board of Surgery, and specializes in cosmetic plastic surgery procedures such as breast augmentation, revision breast augmentation, liposuction with Smartlipo® and Cellulaze®, rhinoplasty, facelifts, eyelid surgery, tummy tucks, fractional CO2 resurfacing including the Madonna eyelid lift, and minimally invasive cosmetic procedures as well. He is an active member of the California Medical Association, the San Francisco Medical Society, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), as well as a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS).
Dr. Gray earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Biochemistry and Master of Arts degree in Immunology at the University of California, Berkeley completing his undergraduate studies with honors. He then attended the University of California, Los Angeles Medical School, receiving upon graduation the prestigious and highly coveted AOA Research Award; one of only five medical students in the United States to receive this distinction. He trained in surgery at Harvard in what is now the Deaconess/ Beth Israel Hospital system and was the Chief Resident of the Harvard Deaconess Surgical Service in 1988-1989. He completed fellowships in Plastic Surgery as well as Hand and Microsurgery in San Francisco and was the Chief Resident in Plastic Surgery In 1993- 1994.
Dr.Gray has pioneered many procedures including:
The mini (1 cm) incision for saline breast implants.
Strattice™ placement for revisional breast augmentation when treating capsular contracture.
Laser skin tightening of the breast, face, and neck with the Cellulaze® system.
The Minimally Invasive Facelift with the Thermi-Tight skin tightener.
The Vertical Breast Lift with Breast Tissue Transposition for increased projection and fullness without an implant and minimal lift scars.
He has recently built an in-office, state-of-the-art surgery suite called the Bay Area Surgery Center. It is AAAASF certified and showcases some of the best equipment and instruments available. It provides perhaps the finest views of the San Francisco Bay of any operating room in Northern California.
Dr. Gray located his office in the beautiful and historic 450 Sutter Medical Building, an impressive Art Deco structure erected in 1928 with 26 stories and an ornate, marble lined entry. The building has been recently renovated with all new windows and an updated electrical system. He has sweeping, extraordinary views of the San Francisco Bay from the main office, the pre-op room and the main operating room. There is the Grand Hyatt, the Marriott, the Compton Place, the Sir Francis Drake, and the Ritz-Carlton hotels within one block. Union Square is one block away and you can catch a cable car at the corner.