Douglas Stannage Patton, MD, Represents California with Inclusion into Renowned Publication The Leading Physicians of the World

The International Association of Healthcare Professionals (IAHCP) has carefully selected Douglas Stannage Patton, MD, to represent plastic surgery in their publication, The Leading Physicians of the World.  Dr. Patton’s selection is a significant representation of his passion and dedication for the field of plastic surgery.  He is considered to be among the best among his many years in practice.

Dr. Patton receives patients at First Surgical Consultants in Oakland, California. The practice was launched in 1960 to serve the East Bay community and became one of the leading laparoscopic surgical centers. First Surgical Consultants offer expertise in all fields of general surgery, including hepato-billiary, colorectal, oncology, breast and dermatological and endocrine disease processes.  Dr. Patton has 43 years of experience in plastic surgery, general surgery and plastic and reconstructive surgery. In addition, he is affiliated with several hospitals, including Alta Bates Summit Medical Center.

In 1966, Dr. Patton graduated from Saint Louis University. He completed his internship, residency in general surgery, and fellowship in plastic surgery within the same institution. He is also a distinguished member of the American College of Surgeons and American Society of Plastic Surgeons.

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