About The doctor
- Education and Plastic Surgery Training R. Laurence Berkowitz, MD, earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in art history at the University of Michigan, graduating cum laude. He obtained his Doctor of Medicine degree at the Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Berkowitz spent the next six years at the University of Michigan Medical Center, where he completed residencies in straight surgery, general surgery and plastic surgery. He then served as a Research Fellow in plastic surgery at the prestigious Stanford University School of Medicine and as a Christine Kleinert Fellow in hand surgery at the University of Louisville.
Dr. Berkowitz is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the California Society of Plastic Surgeons, the California Medical Association, the Santa Clara County Medical Society, the San Jose Surgical Society and the Rhinoplasty Society.