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John Smoot, MD, FACS

94.6% Patient Satisfaction based on 794 ratings

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4.73
Based on 794 ratings
5 stars (647)
81.5%
4 stars (106)
13.4%
3 stars (19)
2.4%
2 stars (16)
2.0%
1 star (6)
0.8%
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About John Smoot:

San Diego plastic surgeon John D. Smoot, MD, FACS has earned a reputation for providing excellent care and beautiful cosmetic surgery results. His surgical talent is matched only by his kind, down-to-earth, and approachable personality.

Ask Dr. Smoot what drives him as a plastic surgeon, and his answer is simple: “helping my patients feel better about themselves. Seeing a man or woman’s self-image improve after surgery and learning how this impacts other areas of their lives; this is extremely rewarding. I am honored to be a part of such positive life changes.”

Board Certification

American Board of Plastic Surgery

Contact This Provider

9850 Genesee Ave, Suite #130 La Jolla, CA 92037


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John Smoot, MD, FACS Reviews (506)

Breast Implant Revision

Dr. Smoot was fabulous. He helped me make decisions and performed the surgery perfectly. I had 2 previous breast implant surgeries and the results from this revisions were much much better than the other two. The office's procedures for giving information were excellent. Nurses also excellent. I cannot say enough good things about this group or Dr. Smoot.

Breast Augmentation

Dr. Smoot was extremely personable and made my experience a positive one. The La Jolla staff were all around friendly and welcoming. The steps to ensure safety regarding COVID-19 were also thorough and appreciated. The best thing about the surgical procedure was the care and concern shown before and after my procedure was completed.

Breast Lift

Most importantly I am beyond obsessed with my breasts now. I have spent most of my life uncomfortable with my breasts and now my whole world has changed. I am a new woman. Dr. Smoot and his nurse are the most comfortable, informative, patient caring people, it was the most pleasant experience.

Breast Implant Revision

I had a breast revision and I love how they turned out. I love the way they fit my body now. They look and feel natural. [Single best thing is...] I explained to the doctor how I wanted my breasts to look and he did exactly that. They exceeded my expectations. The best thing is they fit my body perfectly.

Breast Augmentation

Dr. Smoot and staff were very professional. Very sterile environment. The staff is so kind and accommodating.

Breast Lift

Dr. Smoot listened to my concerns and answered all of my questions. He treated me like a VIP patient and did a phenomenal job on my surgery! I am very pleased with my results. [Single best thing is...] My breasts are no longer sagging and my cup size/volume is perfect.

Face Lift

Dr. Smoot seems very confident and I liked the way he gave me some suggestions. I learned from this consultation.

Breast Implant Revision

I absolutely love Shelley! She is so personable and I felt super comfortable with her instantly. Dr. Smoot was very honest and transparent with me which I think is so important. He was calm, cool, and collected which made me feel the same.

Breast Implant Removal

Dr. Smoot was very professional, upfront and honest during all of my visits. I chose him and his staff due to their knowledge of my procedure, professionalism and how they made me feel very assured and comfortable at each and every appointment.

Arm Lift

Breast Implant Revision

Felt very comfortable with Dr. Smoot and the nurse. Very honest with suggestions and what we could do.

Breast Augmentation

Doctor was very kind, thorough and answered my questions.

Breast Implant Revision

Personal and professional. My questions were answered to my satisfaction.

Eyelid Surgery

Dr. Smoot was professional, kind and realistic. He also offered multiple solutions for my upper and lower eyelids.

Tummy Tuck

I’m a diabetic, my A1C was higher than 7. Dr. Smoot was so honest he refused to do the surgery until my numbers went down. He told me “it was for my safety and not his convenience.” I have even more respect for Dr. Smoot.

Breast Augmentation

The doctor was very personable and understanding of the results I was seeking. He answered all my questions. His intuition on the procedure and what would look good on my body was very precise [Single best thing is...] The confidence he instilled in me that I would be taken care of.

Breast Implant Revision

I was extremely satisfied with my surgery mainly because Dr. Smoot listened and did exactly what I wanted. It turned out even better than expected. He is a very very skilled surgeon. I have been recommending him to many friends. [Single best thing is...] My surgical procedure looks very natural and that was the most important thing to me. Dr. Smoot did a fantastic job.

Mommy Makeover

Dr. Smoot was amazing. He listens to you and also makes suggestions based on his experience and body type. I felt very comfortable and safe with him. He also takes all the right precautions to have a successful surgery preparing you for the big day. He goes over post care in great detail so you are ready for when you recover from surgery.

Face Lift

Dr. Smoot set expectations perfectly. I am super happy with the results of my face-lift. His team did a great job prepping me for what to expect, from the initial consultation, through surgery prep, surgery, post-op and recovery. Never at anytime did I feel like I was in anything less than great hands. Dr. Smoot and his team took 10-15 years off my aged appearance! Great job! [Single best thing is...] The results were fantastic.

Breast Implant Revision

The consultation was via Zoom and was very well structured. It was equivalent to meeting the nurse and Dr. Smoot in person. Dr. Smoot was very knowledgeable and had photos to help with his explanations. The technical logistics were tricky but the office had worked out all of the kinks and it was very impressive.