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About Dr. Usha Rajagopal, MD

Dr. Usha Rajagopal

Dr. Usha Rajagopal is one of the best-known female cosmetic surgeons in the U.S. with a list of clients growing each year because of her expertise and winning bedside manner. Working with her all-female staff, Dr. Rajagopal has used her skills to create one of the best-respected plastics and cosmetic surgery practices in the U.S. which specializes in creating a comfortable and understanding environment for all to be welcomed into as the team at the San Francisco Plastic Surgery and Laser Center find surgical and non-surgical procedures aimed at improving the self-esteem of an individual.

The reputation of Dr. Usha Rajagopal has been created with care over the last two decades which have made her a well-known face among members of the local and national media from her base in the San Francisco Bay area. The surgeon made her way to northern California to study plastics and cosmetic surgery techniques at the University of California at San Francisco; Dr. Rajagopal had already spent her early medical training exploring the opportunities open to her at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center where she graduated from her studies to become a qualified physician. The constant need to learn and expand her knowledge has been recognized by many different medical associations and groups who have accepted Dr. Rajagopal as a member as her reputation and skillset have been recognized at many different levels over the last two decades.

One of the most important areas for Dr. Rajagopal is to make sure her patients at the San Francisco Plastic Surgery and Laser Center are always comfortable with their surroundings and the work being completed for them. In a bid to assemble the best possible team who can make a difference in the lives of many, Dr. Rajagopal has assembled an all-female team at the Center which is dedicated to providing the most impressive service possible to clients and catering to every need of those passing through its doors. On her way to becoming the premier plastic surgeon in San Francisco, Dr. Rajagopal has become known for not performing any procedures which could cause issues or have negative consequences for her patients in terms of both their physical and mental wellbeing.

For Dr. Rajagopal, the need to stay current in the latest treatments and technologies has become a major part of the work done at the San Francisco Plastic Surgery and Laser Center. This board certified surgeon believes providing the latest options for her patients in terms of technology is part of her being as productive and efficient as possible; among the areas of interest for Dr. Rajagopal and her team is Vectra 3D Imaging to aid in the procedures completed on both the noses and breasts of patients. The team at the San Francisco Plastic Surgery and Laser Center believe the use of 3D Imaging techniques will play an important role in providing a successful resolution to the issues a patient may feel they have with their body by allowing results to be seen before any decision is made about the use of a specific surgical or non-surgical technique.

The recognition received by Dr. Usha Rajagopal has included her work leading to her becoming a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, perhaps the most prestigious membership group available to the cosmetic surgery industry. Other groups which have welcomed the membership of Dr. Rajagopal include The American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons and The California Society of Plastic Surgeons. Not only has Dr. Rajagopal built a successful career based on her success as a surgeon but she is also respected for the quality of the research she has completed for papers published by some of the world’s leading medical journals.

The long-term resident of San Francisco also feels she has a responsibility to provide her skills and knowledge to the people of the world through her regular appearances as a guest with various TV shows. Among the shows, the physician has appeared on to provide advice and knowledge through our local TV news programs, “Eye on the Bay” and “Channel 7 News”. As one of the most respected figures in the medical profession in the U.S., Dr. Rajagopal has made it her business to provide her knowledge to as many people as possible by providing regular updates on the latest developments in the field of plastic surgery through “The San Francisco Chronicle” and “The Examiner”.

Dr. Rajagopal is married with two children and hopes to use the respect and fame she has acquired over the course of her career to empowering women to feel comfortable in their bodies and build their own self-confidence.