Dr. Delgado graduated from University of California San Francisco with honors in 1982 and furthered his education by way of both internships and residencies at Johns Hopkins University and Stony Brook University Medical Center. Dr. Delgado opened his private practice in Novato, California in 1989, and later opened the Marin Cosmetic Surgery Center at Novato Community Hospital. Following Novato Community Hospital, Dr. Delgado then opened a second office for his San Francisco patients in 1994. Consultations, procedural instructions, pre-operative appointments and postoperative follow-up care were offered at both locations to ensure supplementary proceedings of both safety and patient-doctor confidence.
Both Dr. Delgado and his dedicated team of medical professionals have had the pleasure of serving thousands of both domestic and international patients. Taking immense satisfaction in his beneficial plastic surgery techniques, Dr. Delgado constantly strives to continue integrating the current and most contemporary techniques in efforts to provide patients the best choice of options available. While striving to adopt new techniques, Dr. Delgado maintains a huge respect for possible intrinsic risks of any surgical procedure, including the anesthesia hazards. He is exceptionally industrious in screening potential surgical candidates for such a life-altering surgical procedure . Prior to clearing a patient for surgery, he carefully evaluates his or her medical history, performs a preoperative physical exam and reviews laboratory and other test results. Dr. Delgado additionally requires all patients to submit a letter of consent from a mental health professional. The patient can send Dr. Delgado digital or physical copies of authorized documentation to meet requirements.
Dr. Delgado is more than a revered board-certified plastic surgeon. He truly loves his chosen profession, as it is indisputably shown in the unprecedented quality of his work. In addition, his personal and professional rectitude, his modesty and his love for quality of life has allowed him to appeal to and keep a dedicated and proficient staff who continually support him in administering high caliber plastic surgery services for transitioning patients.