John Reinisch, MD
Director, Craniofacial and Pediatric Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery
John Reinisch, MD is Director of Craniofacial and Pediatric Plastic Surgery in the Department of Surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, and a plastic surgeon at Cedars-Sinai Medical Group.
Formerly chairman of plastic surgery at the University of Southern California, Dr. Reinisch established the Division of Plastic Surgery at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles in 1983. Dr. Reinisch is the recipient of numerous awards including the Baby Randy award which honors service to children. He was also named one of the best doctors in Los Angeles by Los Angeles Magazine in 1997 and best children's specialist by Parent Magazine.
In 1991, Dr. Reinisch designed the cutting-edge technique for ear reconstruction utilizing a porous implant, Medpor that can be performed in children with microtia as young as three years of age. He has been utilizing Medpor for microtia exclusively for almost 20 years with successful results. His other surgical expertise involves removal of large or complex congenital vascular lesions, such and hemangiomas and pigmented birthmarks (nevi). Dr. Reinisch has been named one of Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors for the last 10 years in a row.
Board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, Dr. Reinisch earned his bachelor's degree from Dartmouth College and his medical degree from Harvard Medical School. He completed his intership in general surgery at the University of Michigan. Dr. Reinisch completed surgical residencies at the University of Michigan and Tulane University School of Medicine. He completed a plastic surgery residency at University of Virginia Hospital and a craniofacial surgery residency at New York University Medical Center.
Dr. Reinisch practices at 250 N. Robertson Blvd., Suite 506, Beverly Hills, CA 90211. His telephone number is 310-385-6090.