Meet Dr. Stevens


Clinical Professor of Plastic Surgery
University of Southern California

Realself Top Doc

Dr. Grant Stevens is the founder and Medical Director of Marina Plastic Surgery and The Institute; A Medical Spa in Marina Del Rey, California. He is also the Chairman of the USC-Marina Aesthetic Surgery Fellowship and the Director of the USC Division of Aesthetic Surgery. He has been elected by his peers into the “The Guide to Top Doctors” and Castle Connolly’s “Top Doctor Guide” recognizing him as one of the best plastic surgeons in America, and is one of the select few to be featured in “Plastic Surgery: The World’s Top Surgeons & Clinics.” Dr. Stevens is an active member at Marina Del Rey Hospital, where he is the past Chairman of the Department of Surgery, the Chairman of the Liposuction Committee, and the Medical Director of The Breast Center. He is also on staff at St. John’s Medical Center, the Marina Outpatient Surgery Center and USC.


“I wanted to thank you from the bottom of my heart for taking such a great care of my daughter…Your treatment of such a delicate matter with a young girl was most gentle and so fatherly. You put her at so much ease, and for that I thank you.” – F.C.

Dr. Stevens graduated with honors from Washington University Medical School in St. Louis where he was awarded the Senior Prize in Surgery. He completed his general surgery training at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, then returned to Washington University-Barnes Hospital where he completed a Fellowship in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery with Dr. Paul Weeks, Dr. Leroy Young, Dr. Tom Mustoe, Dr. Jeffrey Marsh, and Dr. R. Christie Wray. He is a board-certified Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and the International College of Surgeons. He was appointed by the governor of California to the Medical Board of California Medical Quality Review Board. Dr. Stevens is an ASAPS Traveling Professor and has been an invited visiting professor at numerous U.S. and international universities.

Dr. Stevens is on the Board of Directors of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and is Chairman of the Media Relations Committee and the Exhibits Committee. He is an active member of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) and he is on the Board of Directors and one of the International Traveling Professors.

The Best Plastic Surgeons in AmericaDr. Stevens – A “Top Doctor”

Dr. Stevens was recently named one of the Best Plastic Surgeons in America and is listed in Castle Connoly’s Top Doctor guide, an impartial resource that catalogs quality doctors in a variety of medical fields. Dr. Stevens was listed in this prestigious publication only after peer nomination and an extensive research and screening process. To learn more about the America’s Top Doctors® program, please visit

Dr. Stevens has authored more than 60 articles and chapters on aesthetic plastic surgery. He recently completed a chapter on mastopexy and mastopexy augmentation in Grabb and Smith. He has also lectured at numerous International, National and Regional meetings. Dr. Stevens is a member of many medical societies, including the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the International College of Surgeons, the American College of Surgeons, the American Society for Laser Medicine & Surgery.

Plastic Surgery: The World's Top Surgeons & ClinicsPlastic Surgery: The World’s Top Surgeons & Clinics

There are thousands of plastic surgeons worldwide, but Dr. Stevens is one of the select few to be featured in this limited-edition book that profiles some of today’s most successful surgeons and hottest trends. Dr. Stevens’ innovations related to combination plastic surgery (the increasingly popular “mommy makeover”) and laser-assisted breast surgery (including the Stevens Laser Bra) helped land him a 10 page feature in this influential book. Click here for more details about Dr. Stevens’ profile.

Dr. Stevens is the past Chairman of the California Medical Association Advisory Panel on Plastic Surgery. He received the California State Assembly and the California State Senate Certificate of Recognition. He has also received the Special Congressional Certificate of Recognition and the Distinguished Service Citation from the Medical Board of California.

He has been interviewed for articles that have appeared in USA Today, People, The Wall Street Journal, Beauty, Forbes, Glamour, Vogue, Allure, Cosmetic Surgery Times, Business Week, Men’s Fitness, LA Times Magazine, Longevity, Cooking Light, Discovery, and numerous newspapers. He has appeared on over 125 television programs including CNN, Discovery, 60 Minutes, MSNBC, The Learning Channel, Sonia Live, Leeza, Nightline, CBS News, 24 Hours, Extra, Hard Copy, American Journal, Entertainment Tonight, Inside Edition, Lifetime – New Attitudes, PBS Nightly Business Report and many other TV and radio interviews.

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Plastic Surgery Societies: Membership Matters

Dr. Stevens is a member of the elite American Society of Plastic Surgeons®. In addition, he is also a member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Each of these prominent organizations requires members to be accomplished plastic surgeons committed to high standards and quality care. These logos are a symbol that a plastic surgeon is highly trained and experienced in the field.

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