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Louis E. Costa, MD

97.2% Patient Satisfaction based on 160 ratings

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4.86
Based on 160 ratings
5 stars (139)
86.9%
4 stars (20)
12.5%
3 stars (0)
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2 stars (1)
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1 star (0)
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About Louis E. Costa:

Dr. Louis E. Costa is the director and chief surgeon at Crantford Costa Plastic Surgery in Charleston, South Carolina. He obtained his D.M.D. degree in 1979 as the First Honor Graduate, recipient of the Dean’s Award and the prestigious “Golden Hands Award.” Subsequently, he received his M.D. degree for which he was given the Special Award for Scholarship having graduated with a 4.0 GPA.

He has completed residencies in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Head and Neck Surgery. In 1988, his training was concluded with an extended fellowship in Facial Plastic Surgery. Dr. Louis E. Costa is board certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Professional Memberships

  • President, SC Board of Medical Examiners, 2006-2014
  • Medical Legislation Committee Chairman, SC Board of Medicine
  • American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery
  • American Medical Association
  • SC Medical Association
  • Oculoplastic Fellowship Society of New York
  • Charleston County Medical Society, Legislative Liaison Committee
  • Deacon, James Island Christian Church, 1987-Present

Hospital Privileges / Appointments

  • Clinical Professor, Facial Plastic/Reconstructive Surgery Dept. of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
  • Clinical Professor, Dept. of Maxillofacial Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
  • Clinical Instructor, Division of Plastic Surgery, Dept. of General Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
  • Roper Hospital, Charleston, SC
  • Bon Secour-St. Francis Hospital, Charleston, SC
  • Roper Hospital, Charleston, SC
  • Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY

Contact This Provider

247 Calhoun St #1306 Charleston, SC 29401


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Louis E. Costa, MD Reviews (100)

Neck Lift

Dr. Costa made me feel very comfortable about moving forward with surgery.

Brow Lift

Attention to detail, information, and recovery attention.

Ear Surgery / Otoplasty

Informative, friendly, relaxed with no pressure

Face Lift

Doctor answered all my questions, thoughtfully and thoroughly.

Rhinoplasty

Overall good experience.

Face Lift

The consultation was held on time. The doctor was very informative and patient with questions and concerns regarding the procedure.

Brow Lift

Dr. Costa took time to explain my options thoroughly and answered all my questions and concerns. After my consultation I felt much more comfortable about scheduling my surgery.

Neck Lift

Dr. Costa and staff were very professional and caring the whole way through!

Face Lift

I was impressed with Dr. Costa's explanation of what would be involved in my having a face lift.

Face Lift

First the results exceeded my expectations and second, the commitment by everyone involved to make sure that the entire experience was as good as possible

Face Lift

The Staff was always ready to answer questions. They made me feel completely comfortable . Dr. Costa is wonderful. My results are fabulous! I'm thrilled!

Face Lift

The time he took to explain everything

Neck Lift

Dr. Costa and his team were amazing. They prepared me appropriately and were readily available if I needed them.

Face Lift

I appreciate that Dr. Costa had done his homework. He knew who I was, what my medical history was and he even knew my husband's name.

Neck Lift

Dr. Costa and his staff were professional, courteous and very helpful. I have great confidence in him and his staff and look forward to my surgery.

Face Lift

Dr coasts was lovely and spent a good deal of time explaining the procedure and answering questions

Neck Lift

Dr. Costa was very candid with his feedback on what needed to be done. He listened and provided options for other concerns I had (such as the wrinkles around my mouth).

Face Lift

I feel that my procedure went very well. The staff and Dr. Costa were very informative about my recovery and it was an easy recovery with expected timelines.

Neck Lift

Overall felt comfortable and at ease. Consultation was also free and easily scheduled

Face Lift

I do not look like I had a facelift but I look younger and better.