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Harold D Clavin, M.D., F.A.C.S.

1247 7th Street, Suite 301, Santa Monica, CA 90405

Tel: 310-829-5977

Professional Info

With over 35 years of experience and a tremendously successul career in plastic and reconstructive surgery, Dr. Harold Clavin founded the Clavin Center.  The new practice unites his talent and knowledge with accessibility to the public in a new beautiful, relaxed setting.  Dr. Clavin's goal is to establish a unique, very patient friendly environment in an industry unfortunately focused on doctors and business.

Positions Held

President--Los Angeles Society of Plastic Surgery


2010 - present

2010 - present

Chairman, Continuing Medical Eductaion--Los Angeles Society of Plastic Surgery


Board of Directors--Los Angeles Society of Plastic Surgery


Cedars-Sinai Medical Center--Los Angeles, CA

​General Surgical Residency

University of California--San Francisco, CA

Plastic Surgery Residency


U.S. Navy--USS Piedmont & Long Beach Naval Hospital

​General Medical Officer & General Surgical Department

USC Medical Center--Los Angeles County

​Ear, Nose, & Throat Residency

USC Medical Center--Los Angeles County

​Medical Internship

University of Southern California--School of Medicine

Medical Student

UCLA--Los Angeles, CA

Undergraduate Degree

Chief, Division of Plastic Surgery--Santa Monica, UCLA Med Center


Teaching Posts--Past & Present

Medical Associations

UCLA Medical Center--Santa Monica, CA

​Formal and informal teaching sessions with physicians

Monthly lectures and information presentations with charitable societies, organizations, and public media information services

UCLA--Santa Monica, CA

​Santa Monica Hospital Family Practice Refresher Course (1979-1999)

Speakers' Bureau--California Society of Plastic Surgeons

Los Angeles Society of Plastic Surgeons

Ongoing Presentations

Hospital Staff Appointment

Saint John's Hospital and Health Center--Santa Monica, CA

Ongoing Presentations

American Society of Plastic Surgeons


Fellow, American College of Surgeons


California Society of Plastic Surgeons


American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery


Board Certification

Diplomat--American Board of Plastic Surgery


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