Dr. Petti head shot cropped newWelcome to the Palos Verdes Plastic Surgery Medical Center blog! Our Medical Director, Christine A. Petti, M.D., F.A.C.S., is committed to remaining on the leading edge of aesthetic surgery. Through her dedication to continuing education and offering only the most advanced procedures and state-of-the-art equipment, Dr. Petti provides premium aesthetic results in all areas of cosmetic surgery. Our blog is one of the most frequently updated sections of our website and includes everything from the latest new about plastic surgery, to special offers and beauty tips, to comments from our patients about their experiences, and everything in between. You can also connect with us on Facebook to stay up to date. We hope you enjoy!


Dr. Petti and Jacqueline Stoneburner Co-Author Report on Innovative Laser Body Contouring Procedure

| About Dr. Petti, Cellulaze, News from our Practice, SmartLipo | May 12, 2016


Christine Petti, MD and her daughter, Jacqueline Stoneburner, a senior at the University of Notre Dame, have co-authored a study examining the enhanced efficacy of combining Cellulaze™ and SmartLipo Triplex™ into a single procedure for the lower body. The clinical report, titled “Laser cellulite treatment and laser-assisted lipoplasty of the […]


Dr. Petti Hosts Plastic Surgery Resident from Japan

| News from our Practice | April 13, 2016

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Ayaka Nochi, M.D. is a plastic and reconstructive surgery resident from Osaka, Japan, who is visiting with me for the month of April. I am so fortunate to have her, as she inspires me by her intelligence, poise and sheer joy to learn everything she can about the wonderful profession […]


Vote for South Bay’s Best

| News from our Practice | April 12, 2016

South Bay's Best - Voting 2016

It’s time for the Daily Breeze Readers Choice Awards! WE WOULD APPRECIATE YOUR VOTE – AGAIN! April 8th – May 1st HERE IS WHAT YOU DO: 1.Go to – Daily Breeze Readers Choice 2. Input your email address 3. Confirmation email will be sent to you 4. Verify your email […]