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John Smoot, MD, FACS

94.8% Patient Satisfaction based on 871 ratings

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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

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

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John Smoot, MD, FACS Reviews (552)


This is my second surgery with LJCSC And I recommend them to anyone looking to improve their overall appearance. The whole staff is incredibly helpful and honest. Dr. Smoot and Dr. Brahme are amazing.

Neck Lift

Staff were experienced and friendly. Dr. Smoot was very approachable and knowledgeable. My surgery went smoothly, and all of my pre-op and post-op concerns and questions were answered.

Breast Augmentation

[Consultation Review] Dr. Smoot was very professional, caring, and honest. I value his honesty because it lets me know he cares about achieving the best results for my body type.

Breast Implant Removal

Dr. Smoot & Staff are amazing. Very kind, skilled, and professional. My entire experience was great, from my initial office visit to post-op care/visits.

Breast Lift

[Consultation Review] I felt Dr. Smoot really understood the look I'm hoping to achieve. He was very professional and his experience was evident in talking with him. I feel like I'm in good hands!

Face Lift

The doctor answered all my questions about the procedure; he and the staff were all very pleasant and helpful.

Breast Augmentation

I had a remarkably positive experience, everything from the first consultation through to the post-surgery follow up appointments went as smoothly as I could have hoped for. Everyone was incredibly helpful and made the whole experience easy and comfortable. I truly couldn't be happier with the results either, Dr. Smoot & his team did a phenomenal job!

Breast Implant Revision

[Consultation Review] Dr. Smoot seemed realistic knowledgeable and caring. Our RN was very earnest in ensuring I was comfortable with the choice of implant.

Breast Augmentation

[Consultation Review] Very friendly and knowledgeable. Helped me to understand all of my options.

Breast Reduction

[Consultation Review] Very informative. Learned a lot about options available to me. Doctor was very clear and straightforward.

Eyelid Surgery

From initial consultation to post op appointments, Dr. Smoot and his staff were outstanding. I was treated with respect and included in any and all decisions regarding the procedures I selected. I am now 2 months post op and thrilled with my results.

Breast Augmentation

[Consultation Review] I visited Dr. Smoot's office for a consultation after 10+ years of wanting a breast augmentation. I was a bit nervous but everyone I spoke to or saw treated me with such kindness and care. Everything was clearly explained in detail. I have my procedure scheduled for a couple off weeks from now. I feel very confident that I made the right choice in facility and doctor.

Male Breast Reduction / Gynecomastia

The staff was fantastic and very informative. Dr. Smoot was very professional and walked me through what to expect from the procedures and how I would look. The nursing staff and support staff are all very professional.

Breast Implant Revision

The staff, as well as the surgeon were very professional, thorough, informative and kind.

Eyelid Surgery

I healed quickly and I got the result I expected. The staff was friendly and they made me feel comfortable.

Breast Implant Revision

[Consultation Review] Adequate time for questions. Questions answered informatively. Procedures explained well.

Neck Lift

I was definitely satisfied with my experience. Dr. Smoot and his amazing staff were so helpful & friendly. I know when I get my surgery I will be in the best hands possible! Hopefully I will be able to schedule my surgery date soon. Can't wait to see the new, improved me!

Breast Implant Removal

[Consultation Review] Informative and helpful in making my decision.

Breast Lift

I was listened to, cared for by all members of the office, along with surgeon. I felt it was the highest standards of care and attention. An A+ experience from start to finish. Dr. Smoot was honest, reassuring and pragmatic. I know he held the highest standards for surgery and care. He is a kind, sincere man along with being an incredible surgeon, who works "miracles".

Breast Augmentation

The whole process was great. The staff made me feel really comfortable. Dr. Smoot was wonderful before and post surgery.