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Richard Balikian, MD

96.2% Patient Satisfaction based on 361 ratings

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4.81
Based on 361 ratings
5 stars (310)
85.9%
4 stars (38)
10.5%
3 stars (8)
2.2%
2 stars (4)
1.1%
1 star (1)
0.3%
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About Richard Balikian:

Dr. Balikian is a double board certified facial plastic surgeon in Murrieta, California. Dr. Balikian graduated from Boston University Medical School where he was honored and elected to the AOA Medical Honors Society for graduating in the top ten percent of graduating physicians. After medical school, he completed an internship in General Surgery, followed by four years of residency training in Head and Neck and Facial Plastic Surgery at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York City. During this time Dr. Balikian developed a keen knowledge of the intricate anatomy of the face, head and neck. He was awarded the prestigious Davidoff Award for achievement in teaching.

Throughout his career, Dr. Balikian has published numerous articles in medical journals and has authored textbook chapters related to plastic surgery of the face, head, and neck. Dr. Balikian also maintains membership in several professional societies. He has been enthusiastically involved with charitable foundations such as the “Face to Face” program, which provides victims of domestic violence pro-bono cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. 

 

Board Certification

American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
American Board of Otolaryngology

Contact This Provider

25220 Hancock Avenue, Suite 115 Murrieta, CA 92562


1431 Camino Del Mar Del Mar, CA 92014


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Richard Balikian, MD Reviews (252)

BOTOX® Cosmetic

The procedures went quick, the entire staff was professional and the results were terrific. [Single best thing is...] Almost immediate results that were subtle, yet easily noticed by me and close friends.

BOTOX® Cosmetic

Dr Balikian always makes sure I'm comfortable and feel no pain. I'm a big chicken of needles. [Single best thing is...] Less wrinkles. Smoother face. I don't have the angry look anymore

BOTOX® Cosmetic

Dr. Balikian's staff is always professional and helpful from the point of scheduling through the completion of an appt. Dr. Balikian is sincerely interested in his patients and their ultimate goals. He uses his experience and expertise to help guide patients in choosing available options right for them. I have been a patient for12 years and highly recommend Dr. Balikian for any facial procedures.

Neck Lift

I trust Dr. Balikian and his staff explicitly and that is crucial to me. They are all honest and caring and I feel I can call in for anything that I am nervous about before and after surgery. Dr. Balikian is very knowledgeable, skilled and honest and likes to keep it natural looking.

BOTOX® Cosmetic

The office staff are always so very nice and attentive, always seen promptly. Dr. Balikian spends time, explains, and answers all questions. I look great!

BOTOX® Cosmetic

I like the staff and Dr. Balikian is very honest about what I need, and very knowledge about the procedure.

Buccal Fat Removal

My recent consultation was quick and to the point.

BOTOX® Cosmetic

The whole experience was great from beginning to end. Worked quickly, Botox in exactly right spots

Neck Lift

Very professional staff. The Dr. was quite comfortable to talk to, and understood what I was going for.

BOTOX® Cosmetic

Everyone at the office is always so friendly, helpful, and makes the experience so enjoyable. Dr. Balikian goes the extra mile always. [Single best thing is...] No bruising, and 100% pain free.

BOTOX® Cosmetic

Friendly staff, doctor is very educated, patient and does not oversell you. Suggests what he thinks would be best for you and your needs. I was seen quick and my Botox and filler was done by the doctor himself. The hollowing under my eyes was immediately gone the moment he gave me the injectable and has been since then. Doctor knew exactly what to give me and how much. I am SO pleased with the outcome!!

BOTOX® Cosmetic

Dr. Balikian is extremely knowledgeable at what he does. I would not trust my face to any one else! [Single best thing is...] It looks natural.

Eyelid Surgery

I was highly satisfied because of the friendliness of the staff and the doctor. I felt very comfortable. I felt the procedure and expectations were carefully explained. I also was relieved that no pressure to do more procedures that the one I was requesting information on were brought up.

Eyelid Surgery

Staff and doctor were very friendly and informative.

Injectable Fillers

Dr. Balikian is amazing and has provided treatment for many years.

Injectable Fillers

Dr. Balikian always takes the time to learn what my needs are. [Single best thing is...] He is always open about giving me his opinion!

Lip Enhancement

Dr. Balikian always does a wonderful job. His experience and expertise is so appreciated. He never over does any fillers. They've always looked natural, and they've always lasted longer than the information says they will. [Single best thing is...] I feel more confident not having the pencil thin lips time had given me. I ran into a friend less than two weeks after the filler (she doesn't know it get injectables) and she immediately exclaimed 'you look so young!' That's the exact result I wanted!

BOTOX® Cosmetic

I am always highly satisfied with my experience with Dr. Balikian. He listens to my concerns and questions and takes the time to explain and offer suggestions. He always is honest and never pressures me into treatments. I trust him and that is a wonderful feeling.

BOTOX® Cosmetic

Love Dr. Balikian and his staff.

Neck Lift

I weigh 50 kilograms and measure 168 cm, I am thin and muscular because professional sports. As a result this skin folds under the chin non-existent before and unsightly now. I wanted to remove the few wrinkles and I now have a tire under my chin