Dr. Glynn Bolitho

Welcome to the online offices of Dr. Glynn Bolitho, located in La Jolla, CA near San Diego. A renowned board certified plastic surgeon with 22 years of experience, Dr. Bolitho is the current Chief of Plastic Surgery at Scripps Memorial Hospital, La Jolla. His expertise in cosmetic and reconstructive procedures include the following:

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Dr. Bolitho is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and by the equivalent boards in Britain, Canada, and South Africa. To our knowledge, Dr. Bolitho is the only surgeon in America to have achieved quadruple board certification in plastic surgery. Dr. Bolitho is an associate professor of plastic surgery at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine (non-salaried). An active member of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) and the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), Dr. Bolitho has attained the highest level of achievement in cosmetic surgical training, continuing education, and clinical experience. Dr. Bolitho is considered an authority on plastic surgery, having written or contributed to several medical publications and articles on the subject.

His training in plastic and reconstructive surgery is only second to the care and concern he shows his patients. Many of those who need reconstructive surgery have spent months under Dr. Bolitho's care; his patience and gentle, thoughtful manner has made him a highly referred plastic surgeon in San Diego. His patients consider him "very kind, gentle, sophisticated, and extremely talented," a "wonderful breath of fresh air in our medical world".

Dr. Bolitho was voted as one of San Diego's top plastic surgeons by his peers in conjunction with the San Diego County Medical Society in 2012 and 2013.

Dr. Bolitho stresses the importance of individuals researching the procedure they need or want, as well as communication between surgeon and patient. Information and candid, honest consultations help the patient recognize what realistic results are, relax during the surgical process and enjoy the final results of plastic surgery.

We encourage you to look over this website to find out more about plastic surgery, as well as information on the specific procedures Dr. Bolitho performs. Read more on his medical background and personal philosophy. Learn about his patients and manner by reading through the testimonials, and view the results of his work by looking through his before and after photo gallery. Please call our San Diego office for further inquiry on a specific procedure or to schedule a consultation.