Dr. Raffi HovsepianAbout

Recognized nationally and internationally as a triple board certified aesthetic, plastic and reconstructive surgeon, Dr. Raffi Hovsepian is acknowledged by his patients for his creative artistry, precision, and mastery of his profession. “Excellence in treatment with trusting compassionate care,” is the vision of Dr. Hovsepian. His aim is to provide the best possible care to all of his patients while utilizing the most innovative advancements in plastic surgery. Dr. Hovsepian brings a unique depth of knowledge and experience to Beverly Hills and Newport Beach that enables him to combine his talent and understanding of the most recent advanced techniques in plastic surgery to achieve aesthetically pleasing results.


Dr. Hovsepian’s perseverance and tenacity took him through his Bachelor in Science degree at the University of California, Irvine, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and led him to medical school at the prestigious Chicago Medical School.  There Dr. Hovsepian earned his Doctor of Medicine degree and completed two Masters in Science, Pathology and Physiology; graduating in the top 10% of his class. Prior to training in plastic surgery, Dr. Hovsepian completed his residency and was certified by the American Board of Surgery (ABS) in general surgery at the University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas, where he graduated as the Chief Resident. He completed his fellowship in plastic surgery at the world renowned Aesthetic & Plastic Surgery Institute at the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine. Prior to concluding his nine years of formal training, Dr. Hovsepian completed subspecialty fellowships in aesthetic surgery of the nose, face, breast and body. In addition Dr. Hovsepian is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine and Co-Director of the Newport Beach Aesthetic Surgery Fellow & Resident Training Program at the prestigious Aesthetic & Plastic Surgery Institute, where he educates and mentors up and coming plastic surgery residents in training.

Board Certifications

Dr. Hovsepian takes great pride in being triple board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS), the American Board of Surgery (ABS) and the European Board of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (EBOPRAS). In addition, he has been indoctrinated into American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS), an accomplishment achieved by only a hand full of surgeons. Furthermore, Dr. Hovsepian is also a member of multiple prestigious medical societies, including the Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) and American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), which denote excellence in the field of medicine.


For more details on Dr. Hovsepian’s scope of expertise please visit his main website. If you would like to meet with Dr. Hovsepian and learn more about how he can support you in achieving your aesthetic goals at our Beverly Hills or Newport Beach locations please request your consultation by clicking HERE.