Whitney Florin, M.D. is a female cosmetic surgeon at Gallery of Cosmetic Surgery in Newport Beach, CA. Dr. Florin specializes in breast, body and facial cosmetic surgery and is most well-known for the outstanding results she achieves through “mommy makeover” procedures. As a mother herself, Dr. Florin understands the tremendous changes that a woman goes through during pregnancy, breast feeding and weight loss. She takes great pride in helping patients feel more confident and more like “themselves” again. She also specializes in non-surgical aesthetic procedures, such as non-surgical rhinoplasty, chin augmentation, and facial contouring with fillers.
Dr. Florin is a board-certified maxillofacial surgeon and Diplomate of the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery and the American Board of Facial Cosmetic Surgery.
Dr. Florin obtained her undergraduate degree from Duke University where she was on the Dean’s List and in Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society for academic excellence. She then obtained her Medical Degree from Columbia University where she was accepted into the prestigious Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU) Honor Society. She continued at Columbia Medical Center/New York-Presbyterian for her internship in general surgery and residency in Maxillofacial Surgery, where she served as Chief Resident.
Following her medical training at Columbia University, Dr. Florin then completed a highly sought-after fellowship in full body cosmetic surgery with Dr. Jacob Haiavy, past president of the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery and California Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. Always striving for excellence, Dr. Florin obtained the highest score in the country on the written board exam for the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery, earning the prestigious William K. Miles Award.
Dr. Florin is bilingual and fluent in both English and Spanish. She welcomes patients of all backgrounds and cultures. She was raised in Fullerton and truly feels at home in Southern California. She spends her free time going on hikes with her husband and son, enjoying the beautiful beaches of California, and exploring new restaurants.