Dr. Stevens' Curriculum Vitae

NAME:
William Grant Stevens, M.D., F.A.C.S.
BIRTHPLACE:
Orange, California
LICENSURE:
California – 1981 – present
Idaho – 1994 – present
Missouri – 1982-1989
BOARD CERTIFICATION:
Diplomate American Board of Plastic Surgery – 1989
Diplomate National Board of Medical Examiners – 1981
ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS:
Clinical Professor
USC School of Medicine
Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Clinical Instructor
UCLA School of Medicine
Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Director
Marina Del Rey, CA – USC
Aesthetic Surgery Fellowship

Liposuction University
Clinical Professor

Attending Consultant Surgeon
Plastic Surgery Section, UCLA
Wadsworth Veterans Administration
Hospital – 1992-2000

Attending Consultant Surgeon
Plastic Surgery Section, UCLA
Olive View Medical Center – 1992

PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS:
Medical Board of California
Plastic Surgery Expert Consultant
1988-present

Medical Board of California
11th District Medical Quality Review Committee
1990-1994

Chairman
Advisory Panel on Plastic Surgery
California Medical Association
1993-1994

Section Secretary
Advisory Panel on Plastic Surgery
California Medical Association
1992-1993

Section Assistant Secretary
Advisory Panel on Plastic Surgery
California Medical Association
1991-1992

Government Relations Committee
American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
1992-1995

Young Plastic Surgeons Committee
American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
1991-1993

Practice Development Committee
American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
1992-1993

CPT Committee
American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
1992-1993

California Society of Plastic Surgeons
Legislative Committee
1992-1996

Editorial Board Member
Wounds- A Compendium of Clinical Research and Practice
1988

Clinical Evaluator
Dow-Corning M.S.I. Breast Implant
1991-1993

California Society of Plastic Surgeons,
Medical Board of California,
Liaison Committee
1992-1993

Mentor Clinical Investigator
Adjunct Gel Mammary Study
1992-present

Mentor Investigator
Saline Mammary Prosthesis Prospective Study
1992 – Present

Facility Inspector
American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Plastic Surgical Facilities, Inc.
1992-present

Ice Dog Hockey Team
Plastic Surgeon
1995-1998

Principal Investigator
Lipomatrix U.S. Extended Trilucent Implant Study
1996-2000

Principal Clinical Investigator
National Ultrasonic-Assisted Liposuction Study
1996-1999

Ultrasonic-Assisted Liposuction Task Force Faculty
1997-1999

Editorial Advisory Board Member
Plastic Surgery Products
1998-2006

Editorial Advisory Board
Cosmetic Surgery Times
1998-2006

McGhan Clinical Investigator
Adjunct Gel Mammary Study
1998-present

Mentor Clinical Investigator
Adjunct Gel Mammary Study
1998-present

PIP Clinical Investigator
Saline Mammary Prosthesis Prospective Study
1999-2000

Endotine Endoscopic Brow Investigator
2001 – present

Silimed Clinical Investigator
Cohesive Gel Mammary Implant Study
2003 – Present

VISITING PLASTIC SURGERY PROFESSORSHIPS:
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, California
January 5, 2002

Loma Linda University
May 29, 1997

University of Switzerland
Luzon, Switzerland
Sept. 5, 1997

University Herlev Hospital
Copenhagen, Denmark
June 10, 1998

UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION:
University of Oregon
B.S. in Psychology
1976
MEDICAL EDUCATION:
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO
M.D.
1980
HONORS AND AWARDS:
Phi Beta Kappa – 1976
Graduate with Honors – 1976
Asklepiads – President – 1976
R.L. Jones Scholarship for Academic Achievement – 1978
Raymond M. McKeown Scholarship – 1979
Louis and Dorothy Kovitz Fellowship in Surgical Research – 1979
Kovitz Senior Prize in Surgery – 1980
AMA Physician Recognition Award
Distinguished Service Citation Medical Board of California – 1994
County of Los Angeles Commendation – 1996
City of Los Angeles Certificate of Tribute – 1996
GTE Community Spirit Award – 1996
California State Assembly Certificate of Recognition – 1997
Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition – 1997
California State Senate Certificate of Recognition – 1997
POSTGRADUATE EDUCATION:
General Surgery:
Samuel E. Wilson, M.D.
Harbor/UCLA Medical Center
June, 1980 – June, 1983

Hand Surgery Fellow:
Paul M. Weeks, M.D.
Washington University School of Medicine
July 1983 – June 1984

Plastic Surgery:
Paul M. Weeks, M.D.
Washington University School of Medicine
July 1984 – July 1985 Fellow
July 1985 – July 1986 Chief Resident

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS:
St. John’s Hospital and Health Center
Marina Del Rey Hospital
Marina Outpatient Surgery Center
HOSPITAL APPOINTMENTS:
Chairman, Department of Surgery
Daniel Freeman Marina Hospital
1989-1996

Medical Executive Committee
Daniel Freeman Marina Hospital
1989-1996

Medical Director
Washington Hospital
Division of Hand Therapy Services
1988-1993

Associate Medical Director
The Marina Breast Center
Daniel Freeman Marina Hospital
1991-1992

Medical Director
Marina Outpatient Surgery Center
1988-present

Physician Advisor
Skin Care POD
Daniel Freeman Marina Hospital
1995-1998

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS:
California Society of Plastic Surgeons, Inc.

Los Angeles Society of Plastic Surgeons, Inc.

American Society of Plastic Surgeons
The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Inc.

Diplomate – American Board of Plastic Surgery

Diplomate – National Board of Medical Examiners

Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation

Barnes Hospital Plastic Surgical Society

Fellow – American College of Surgeons

Fellow – International College of Surgeons

Fellow – American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery

Lipoplasy Society of North America Lipoplasty Society of North America

American Medical Association

California Medical Association

American College of Surgeons, Southern California Chapter

Los Angeles County Medical Association Los Angeles County Medical Association
International Confederation for Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery
International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

INTERNATIONAL PRESENTATIONS:
  • Société Suisse de Chirurgie Plastigue, Reconstructive et Esthétique: “Advanced C02 Laser Resurfacing,” Lausanne, Switzerland, September 5, 1997.
  • Société Suisse de Chirurgie Plastique, Reconstructive et Esthétique: “The Breast Explantation Experience – Where Do We Go from Here?” Lausanne, Switzerland, September 5, 1997.
  • Danish Plastic Surgery Symposia: “Ultrasonic Liposuction – Basic Science and Theory,” Copenhagen, Denmark, June 10, 1998.
  • Danish Plastic Surgery Symposia: “Clinical Results of Ultrasonic Liposuction Body Sculpture,” Copenhagen, Denmark, June 10, 1998.
  • Danish Plastic Surgery Symposia: “Ultrasonic Liposuction – Live Surgery Demonstration,” Copenhagen, Denmark, June 10, 1998.
  • Danish Plastic Surgery Symposia: “Laser-Assisted Breast Surgery,” Copenhagen, Denmark, June 10, 1998.
  • Danish Plastic Surgery Symposia: “Advanced Endoscopic Facial Surgery,” Copenhagen, Denmark, June 10, 1998.
  • Danish Plastic Surgery Symposia: “Ultrasonic Liposuction, Hands-On Workshop,” Copenhagen, Denmark, June 10, 1998.
  • American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Symposium on the Baltic: “The Role of Cohesive Gel Breast Implants in Augmentation Mammoplasty,” Gotland, Sweden, July 22, 2007.
  • American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Symposium on the Baltic: “Comparing Primary and Secondary Mastopexy Augmentation,” Gotland, Sweden, July 22, 2007.
  • American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Symposium on the Baltic: “Problem Case Panel,” Gotland, Sweden, July 22, 2007.
  • Nineteenth Congress of The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, “Ten Years of Outpatient Abdominoplasties: Safe and Effective,” February 10, 2008, Melbourne, Australia.
  • Nineteenth Congress of The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, “Ten Years of Outpatient Abdominoplasties: Safe and Effective,” February 10, 2008, Melbourne, Australia.
  • Nineteenth Congress of The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, “Are Combined Cosmetic Procedures Extreme?” February 11, 2008, Melbourne, Australia.
  • Nineteenth Congress of The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery “A Review of 100 Consecutive Secondary Augmentation Mastopexies,” February 11, 2008, Melbourne, Australia.
  • Nineteenth Congress of The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, “Is it Safe to Combine Abdominoplasty with Elective Breast Surgery? A Review of 151 Consecutive Cases,” February 12, 2008, Melbourne, Australia.
  • Nineteenth Congress of The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, “Does Lipoplasty Really Add Morbidity to Abdominoplasty? Revisiting the Controversy with a Series of 406 Cases,” February 12, 2008, Melbourne, Australia.
  • Aesthetic Surgery on the Eastern Mediterranean, “Safety and Efficacy of Combined Breast Surgery and Abdominoplasty,” Mykonos, Greece, June 19, 2009.
  • Turkish Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, “One-Stage Primary and Secondary Mastopexy Augmentation,” Istanbul, Turkey, June 22, 2009.
  • Turkish Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, “Combined Breast Surgery and Abdominoplasty – The Mommy Makeover,” Istanbul, Turkey, June 22, 2009.
  • Brazilian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Meeting, “Hot Topics in Plastic Surgery,” Sao Paulo, Brazil, March 19, 2010.
  • Brazilian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Meeting, “Internet Marketing,” Sao Paulo, Brazil, March 20, 2010.
  • Brazilian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Meeting, “Combined Breast Surgery and Abdominoplasty – The Mommy Makeover,” Sao Paulo, Brazil, March 21, 2010.
  • The Annual Meeting of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Twentieth Conference, “Outpatient Laser-Assisted Breast Reduction,” San Francisco, California, August 16, 2010.
  • Twenty-Fifth Annual Meeting of the Virgin Islands Workshop in Plastic Surgery, “Staying Ahead of the Competition,” St. John, Virgin Islands, January 24, 2011.
  • Twenty-Fifth Annual Meeting of the Virgin Islands Workshop in Plastic Surgery, “Simultaneous Primary and Secondary Mastopexy-Augmentation,” St. John, Virgin Islands, January 25, 2011.
  • Twenty-Fifth Annual Meeting of the Virgin Islands Workshop in Plastic Surgery, “Non-surgical Facial Rejuvenation,” St. John, Virgin Islands, January 25, 2011.
  • Brazilian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Meeting, “My Experience with over 800 Sientra-Silimed Form Stable Cohesive Gel Breast Implants,” Sao Paulo, Brazil, June 1, 2011.
  • Brazilian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Meeting, Allergan Academy, “Diagnosis and Treatment of Implant Malpositions,” Sao Paulo, Brazil, June 1, 2011.
  • Brazilian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Meeting, Allergan Academy, “Simultaneous Secondary Mastopexy Augmentation,” Sao Paulo, Brazil, June 1, 2011.
  • Brazilian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Meeting, “Zeltiq Cool Sculpting, Nonsurgical Body Contouring,” Sao Paulo, Brazil, June 2, 2011.
  • Brazilian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Meeting, “Combined Breast Surgery and Abdominoplasty—The Mommy Makeover,” Sao Paulo, Brazil, June 2, 2011.
  • Brazilian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Meeting, “Face-Lifting—What’s Hot and What’s Not,” Sao Paulo, Brazil, June 3, 2011.
  • Eurasian Plastic Society Annual Meeting, “My Experiences with Breast Implants,” Istanbul, Turkey, June 24, 2011.
  • Eurasian Plastic Society Annual Meeting, “Combined Abdominal and Breast Surgery—The Mommy Makeover,” Istanbul, Turkey, June 24, 2011.
  • Eurasian Plastic Society Annual Meeting, “Simultaneous Primary and Secondary Mastopexy Augmentation,” Istanbul, Turkey, June 24, 2011.
  • Eurasian Plastic Society Annual Meeting, “Nonsurgical Facial Rejuvenation,” Istanbul, Turkey, June 24, 2011.
  • Eurasian Plastic Society Annual Meeting, “Nonsurgical Body Contouring,” Instanbul, Turkey, June 24, 2011.
  • Eurasian Plastic Society Annual Meeting, “Diagnosis and Treatment of the Aging Hand,” Istanbul, Turkey, June 24, 2011.
  • American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Symposium, Nafplion, Greece, “Marketing Strategies for Today’s Patients—How to Stay Ahead of the Competition,” August 7, 2011.
  • American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Symposium, Nafplion, Greece, “Secrets to Success of Breast Augmentation: Epiphanies from the Experts,” August 8, 2011.
  • American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Symposium, Nafplion, Greece, “Keeping up with the Demand on the Behind: Alloplastic Alternatives in the United States,” August 8, 2011.
  • The American-Brazilian Aesthetic Meeting, Florianopolis, Brazil, “Mastopexy and Mastopexy Augmentation in the United States,” February 1, 2012.
  • The American-Brazilian Aesthetic Meeting, Florianopolis, Brazil, “Treatment of Asymmetric Ptotic Breasts with Simultaneous Mastopexy Augmentation,” February 3, 2012.
  • The American-Brazilian Aesthetic Meeting, Florianopolis, Brazil, “The Mommy Makeover,” February 4, 2012.
  • Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons, West Leederville, Australia, “Breast Implant Malposition”, “Augmentation Mastopexy,” July 5-6, 2012.
  • Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons, West Leederville, Australia, “Non-Surgical Facial, Body, Hand Rejuvenation,” July 5, 2012.
  • Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons, West Leederville, Australia, “Body Contouring,” “Mommy Makeover,” July 6, 2012.
NATIONAL PRESENTATIONS:
  • Plastic Surgery Research Council: “Reimplantability After Alloplastic Implant Contamination,” Hershey, PA, April 20-23, 1980.
  • American Association of Plastic Surgeons: “When Should Nerve Gaps Be Grafted?” Chicago, IL, May 6-9, 1984.
  • American Cleft Palate Association: “Quantitative Evaluation of Unilateral Coronal Synostosis: A Pre- and Postoperative CT study,” Seattle, WA, May 21-24, 1984.
  • American College of Surgeons: “Three-dimensional Analysis of the Wrist, Scientific Exhibit,” San Francisco, CA, October 22-25, 1984.
  • American College of Surgeons: “Diagnosis and Treatment of Painful Tumors of the Upper Extremity,” Lake of the Ozarks, MO, June 13, 1986.
  • The Symposium on Advanced Wound Care: “Surgical Treatment of Difficult Wounds,” Long Beach, CA, April 10-12, 1988.
  • Western District Chapter of ASPRS: “Breast Implant Controversy and Update,” Beverly Hills, CA, April 1992.
  • Scientific Assembly for The California Medical Association: “Difficult Wound Problems and Their Management,” Anaheim, CA, February 26, 1993.
  • California Society of Plastic Surgeons: “Plastic Surgery: Future Survival?” Panelist, Coronado, CA, February 28, 1994.
  • The American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgical Nurses: “The Explantation Experience,” Napa, CA, April 1995.
  • CO2 Laser Skin Resurfacing and New Plastic Surgery Applications Workshop: “Advanced Plastic Surgical Applications of the C02 Laser,” Marina Del Rey, CA, February 21, 1996.
  • Western District Chapter of ASPRSN: “The Breast Implant Controversy Update,” April 1992.
  • California Society of Plastic Surgeons: “Resurfacing of the Aging Face in Our First 100 Patients. What the Laser Companies Failed to Tell Us,” Palm Springs, CA, May 24, 1996.
  • California Society of Plastic Surgeons: “Combined CO2 Laser Resurfacing of the Lower Eyelid and Simultaneous Transconjunctival Blepharoplasty: The Treatment of Choice in Periorbital Rejuvenation of the Aging Eyelid?” Palm Springs, CA, May 24, 1996.
  • California Society of Plastic Surgeons: “Lasers in Plastic Surgery,” Faculty Member Presentation for California Society Teaching Course, May 25, 1996.
  • California Society of Plastic Surgeons: “Innovations in Plastic Surgery, Clinical Advances or Passing Fads? Skin Resurfacing, Laser Resurfacing versus Chemical Peels,” Panelist, Palm Springs, CA, May 27, 1996.
  • Multispecialty Perspectives on the Latest Advances in C02 Laser Resurfacing and Blepharoplasty: “C02 Laser Resurfacing – My First 300 Cases Including Advanced Plastic Surgery Applications,” Marina Del Rey, CA, September 7, 1996.
  • Multispecialty Perspectives on the Latest Advances in C02 Laser Resurfacing and Blepharoplasty: “C02 Laser Resurfacing – My First 300 Cases Including Advanced Plastic Surgery Applications,” Marina Del Rey, CA, September 8, 1996.
  • “Beyond Laser Skin Resurfacing – A Clinical and Marketing Perspective,” Hotel Intercontinental, New York, NY, October 1, 1996.
  • The American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons: “The Breast Explantation Experience – Where Do We Go From here?” Dallas, TX, November 2, 1996.
  • The American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons: “Combined C02 Laser Resurfacing of the Lower Eyelid and Simultaneous Transconjunctival Blepharoplasty,” Dallas, TX, November 13, 1996.
  • The American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons: “Laser-Assisted Breast Reduction,” Dallas, TX, November 13, 1996.
  • California Society of Plastic Surgeons: “Advances in Aesthetic Laser Applications,” San Francisco, CA, March 15, 1997.
  • California Society of Plastic Surgeons: “C02 Laser-Assisted Breast Reduction,” San Francisco, CA, March 15, 1997.
  • American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons: “Facial Resurfacing: Long-term Results and Safety, Pre- and Postoperative Skin Care and Patient Selection,” San Francisco, CA, September 24, 1997.
  • Second International Symposium on Aging Skin: “Laser Techniques in Combination with Other Procedures: Blepharoplasties, Brow Lifts and Face Lifts.” Miami, FL, January 30, 1998.
  • The Fourth Annual Meeting of The Society of Plastic Surgical Skin Care Specialists: “The Role of the Medical Director,” Los Angeles, CA, April 29, 1998.
  • XII Congress of the International Confederation for Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery: “Refined C02 Laser-Assisted Breast Reduction,” San Francisco, CA, June 28, 1999.
  • American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons: “Are Combined Cosmetic Procedures Extreme?,” Vancouver, Canada April 2004.
  • American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons: “Does Liposuction Really Add Morbidity to Abdominoplasty? Revisiting the Controversy,” New Orleans, LA, May 2005.
  • The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery: “Abdominoplasty Surgery. How I Do It.” New Orleans, LA, April 2005.
  • “Is it Safe to Combine Abdominoplasty with Elective Breast Surgery? A Review of 151 Consecutive Cases.” Presented at The American Society of Plastic Surgeons’ Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, September 25, 2005.
  • “A Comparison of 500 Pre-Filled Textured Saline Breast Implants Versus 500 Standard Textured Saline Breast Implants: Is There a Difference in Deflation Rates?” Presented at The American Society of Plastic Surgeons’ Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, September 27, 2005.
  • “Extreme Asymmetry Corrected with One-Stage Breast Augmentation Combined with Mastopexy: A Review of 40 Patients for Safety and Efficacy.” Presented at The California Society of Plastic Surgeons’ Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, June 2006.
  • “Preoperative Indicators of Risk for Primary Breast Augmentation Combined with Mastopexy: A Review of 172 Consecutive Cases.” Presented at The California Society of Plastic Surgeons’ Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, June 2006.
  • “A Review of 100 Consecutive Secondary Augmentation Mastopexies.” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, New York, NY, April 22, 2007.
  • “Ten Years of Outpatient Abdominoplasties: Safe and Effective.” Presented at the Annual Meeting of The American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, New York, NY, April 24, 2007.
  • “Silicone Breast Implantation: A Retrospective Review of 1012 Consecutive Implants Placed by a Single Surgeon.” Presented at the Annual Meeting of The American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, San Diego, CA May 6, 2008.
  • “My Experience with Over 800 Sientra-Silimed Form Stable Cohesive Gel Breast Implants.” Presented at the American Brazilian Aesthetic Meeting, Park City, Utah, February 29, 2009.
  • “Clinical Challenges and History of Breast Implants.” Presented at Technology in Plastic Surgery, San Francisco, California, May 22, 2010.
  • “Maximizing Efficiency in Your Cosmetic Practice – Safe and Effective Combined Cosmetic Surgery.” Presented at The American Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Toronto, Canada, October 2, 2010.
  • The American Brazilian Aesthetic Meeting: “Simultaneous Mastopexy Augmentation,” Park City, Utah, March 5, 2011.
  • The American Brazilian Aesthetic Meeting: “Patients for Life,” Park City, Utah, March 6, 2011.
  • The New York Regional Society Annual Meeting: “Staying Ahead of the Competition and Internet Marketing,” New York, New York, April 30, 2011.
  • The American Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting: “Assessing Primary Augmentation for Asymmetry and Congenital Breast Deformities,” Denver, Colorado, September 24, 2011.
  • The Annual Meeting of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons: “The Emerging Trend of Non-Invasive Body Contouring—Is it Time For You To Buy In?” Vancouver, BC, May 7, 2012
INSTITUTIONAL PRESENTATIONS:
  • Latest Advances in Breast Reconstruction,” presented at Washington Hospital Grand Rounds, November 1986.
  • “Management of Difficult Wounds,” presented at Grand Rounds, Washington Hospital, March 1987.
  • “What’s New in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Pressure Sores,” presented at Daniel Freeman Marina Hospital Continuing Medical Education, January 27, 1989.
  • “Update on Breast Reconstruction,” presented at Daniel Freeman Marina Hospital Continuing Medical Educational Lecture, March 31, 1989.
  • “New Techniques in Plastic Surgery,” presented at Daniel Freeman Hospital Guild, September 28, 1989.
  • “Diseases of the Breast: Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment,” presented at Daniel Freeman Marina Hospital, November 18, 1991.
  • “Everything You Wanted to Know About Cosmetic Surgery But Were Afraid To Ask,” Daniel Freeman Marina Hospital, February 6, 1992.
  • “The Shapes of Summer,” presented at Daniel Freeman Marina Hospital, June 10, 1993.
  • “Plastic Surgery of the 90s,” presented at Daniel Freeman Marina Hospital, April 21, 1994.
  • “Care and Management of Emergency Hand Injuries,” presented at Wood River Medical Center, Ketchum, ID, March 28, 1996.
  • “Surgery for Success – Plastic Surgery for the 90s,” presented at Marina Del Rey Chamber of Commerce Community Business Luncheon, April 26, 1995.
  • “Cosmetic Surgery – The Latest Innovations,” presented at The President’s Forum of St. Helena Hospital, Napa, CA, October 6, 1995.
  • “Plastic Surgery of the 90s – Unique and Personalized,” presented at the Ritz-Carlton, January 31, 1996.
  • An Evening of Beauty,” presented at the Four Seasons Hotel, Beverly Hills, CA September 26, 1996.
  • An Update in Laser Surgery – Laser Blepharoplasty, Laser Facelifting, Laser Skin Resurfacing, and Laser Breast Reduction,” presented at Loma Linda University, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Grand Rounds, May 29, 1997.
  • “Advances in Plastic Surgery” presented at Santa Monica UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, California, October 10, 1997.
  • “Advances in Plastic Surgery” presented at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Marina Del Rey, California, October 15, 1997.
  • “Advances in Cosmetic Surgery” presented at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Marina Del Rey, California, October 8, 1998.
  • “The Technology of Beauty” presented at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Marina Del Rey, California, February 29, 1999.
SYMPOSIA CHAIRED:
  • “Difficult Wound Problems and Their Management,” Annual Scientific Assembly for the California Medical Association, Section on Plastic Surgery, February 26, 1994.
  • “C02 Laser Skin Resurfacing,” New Plastic Surgery Applications Workshop, UCLA, Marina Del Rey, CA, February 21, 1996.
  • “Multispecialty Perspectives on the Latest Advances in C02 Laser Resurfacing and Blepharoplasty,” Marina Del Rey, CA, September 8, 1996.
  • “Multispecialty Perspectives on the Latest Advances in C02 Laser Resurfacing and Blepharoplasty,” Marina Del Rey, CA, September 9, 1996.
  • “Advances in Aesthetic Laser Applications,” California Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, March 15, 1997.
  • “Rejuvenation of the Face: Lasers and Alternatives,” Société Suisse de Chirurgie Plastigue, Reconstructive et esthétique: Annual Meeting, Lausanne Switzerland, September 5, 1997.
  • “Ultrasonic-Assisted Liposuction and Endoscopy Symposia,” Danish Plastic Surgery Society, Copenhagen, Denmark, June 10, 1998.
  • “Social Media—Why All the Buzz?” American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Boston, Massachusetts, May 11, 2011.
  • “Internet Marketing Symposia,” American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Boston, Massachusetts, May 11, 2011.
  • “Keeping up with the Demand on the Behind: Alloplastic Alternatives in the United States,” The American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, Nafplion, Greece, August 8, 2011.
  • “Addressing Primary Augmentation for Asymmetry and Congenital Breast Deformities,” The American Society of Plastic Surgery, Denver, Colorado, September 24, 2011.
  • “Secondary Body Contouring– Do It To Me One More Time,” American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Vancouver, BC, May 5, 2012.
  • “Best Practice Tips– Firing on All Cylinders,” American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Vancouver, BC, May 8, 2012.
  • “Growing Your Practice– Thriving in the Great Recession,” American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Vancouver, BC, May 8, 2012.
TEACHING COURSES:
  • The American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, “Variations and Complications of Aesthetic Abdominoplasty”, New Orleans, LA, May 1, 2005.
  • The American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, “Internet Marketing – Getting the Most out of your Web Site”, Washington, D.C., April 25, 2010.
  • The American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, “Safe and Efficient Combined Body Contouring Surgery”, Washington, D.C., April 26, 2010.
  • American Society of Plastic Surgery, “Internet Marketing: Getting the Most Out of Your Web Site”, Toronto, Canada, October 4, 2010.
  • American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, “Basis Internet Marketing”, Boston, Massachusetts, May 7, 2011.
  • American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, “Reputation Management”, Boston, Massachuetts, May 9, 2011.
  • American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, “Advanced Internet Marketing, Cash to Clicks and Clicks to Cash”, Boston, Massachusetts, May 10, 2011.
  • The American Society of Plastic Surgery Annual Meeting, “Internet Marketing, Getting the Most out of Your Website”, Denver, Colorado, September 24, 2011.
  • The American Society of Plastic Surgery Annual Meeting, “Reputation Management– Managing Your Online Image”, Vancouver, BC, May 4, 2012.
  • The American Society of Plastic Surgery Annual Meeting, “Breast Augmentation and Augmentation Mastopexy– Problem Solving and Operative Strategies”, Vancouver, BC, May 6, 2012.
  • The American Society of Plastic Surgery Annual Meeting, “Turning Cash Into Clicks and Clicks Into Cash– Advanced Internet Marketing”, Vancouver, BC, May 7, 2012.
JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS:
  • Stevens, W.G., R. Repta, S. Pacella, M. Tennenbaum, R. Cohen, S. Vath, D. Stoker, Safe and Consistent Outcomes of Successfully Combining Breast Surgery and Abdominoplasty: An Update, Aesthetic Surg. J., 2009; 29(2): 100-106.
  • Stevens, W.G., S.J. Pacella, E.M. Hirsch, D.A. Stoker, Patient Retention and Replacement Trends After Saline Breast Implants: Are Deflations Inflationary?, Aesthetic Plastic Surg. 2009; 33(1): 54-57.
  • Stevens, W.G., A.J. Gear, D.A. Stoker, E.M. Hirsch, R. Cohen, M. Spring, S. Vath, S. Schantz, R. Heck, Outpatient Reduction Mammoplasty: An 11-Year Experience, Aesthetic Surg. J., 2008; 28(2): 171-179.
  • Stevens, W.G., S. Pacella, A. Gear, M. Freeman, C. McWhorter, M. Tennenbaum, D. Stoker, Clinical Experience with a Fourth Generation Textured Silicone Gel Breast Implant: A Review of 1012 Mentor MemoryGel Breast Implants, Aesthetic Surg. J., 2008; 28(6): 642-647.
  • Stevens, W.G., M.E. Freeman, D.A. Stoker, S.M. Quardt, R. Cohen, E.M. Hirsch, One-Stage Mastopexy with Breast Augmentation: A Review of 321 Patients, Plast Reconstr Surg, 2007, 120(6): 1674-1679.
  • Stevens, W.G., M.A. Spring, D.A. Stoker, M.E. Freeman, R. Cohen, S.M. Quardt, E.M. Hirsch, A Review of 100 Consecutive Secondary Augmentation/Mastopexies, Aesthetic Surg J, 2007; 27(5): 485-492.
  • Stevens, W.G., M.A. Spring, D.A. Stoker, R. Cohen, S.D. Vath, E.M. Hirsch, Ten Years of Outpatient Abdominoplasties: Safe and Effective, Aesthetic Surg J, 2007, 27(3): 269-275.
  • Spring, M.S., D.A. Stoker, J. Holloway, M. Weintraub, W.G. Stevens, Office-Based Plastic Surgery with General Anesthesia: Efficiency of Cost and Time, Seminars in Plastic Surgery 2007: 21(12): 99-101.
  • Stevens, W.G., M. Spring, D.A. Stoker, M.E. Freeman, et al, Mastopexy Revisited: A Review of 150 Consecutive Cases for Complication and Revision Rates, Aesthetic Surgery Journal, 2007, 27(2): 150-154.
  • Stevens, W.G., D.A. Stoker, M.E. Freeman, S.M. Quardt, E.M. Hirsch, R. Cohen, Is one-stage breast augmentation with mastopexy safe and effective? A review of 186 primary cases. Aesthetic Surg J, 2006, 26(6): 674-681.
  • Stevens, W.G., R. Cohen, S.A. Schantz, D.A. Stoker, S.D. Vath, E.M. Hirsch, R. Heck, M.E. Freeman, Laser-assisted breast reduction: A safe and effective alternative. A study of 367 patients. Aesthetic Surg J, 2006, 26(4): 432-439.
  • W.G. Stevens, E.M. Hirsch, D.A. Stoker, R. Cohen, In vitro deflation of prefilled saline breast implants. Plast Reconstr Surg, 2006, 118(2): 347-349.
  • Stevens, W.G., R. Cohen, S.D. Vath, D.A. Stoker, E.M. Hirsch, Is it safe to combine abdominoplasty with elective breast surgery? A review of 151 consecutive cases. Plast Reconstr Surg, 2006, 118(1): 207-212.
  • Stevens, W.G., E.M. Hirsch, D.A. Stoker, R. Cohen, A comparison of 500 prefilled textured saline breast implants versus 500 standard textured saline breast implants: Is there a difference in deflation rates?. Plast Reconstr Surg, 2006, 117(7): 2175-2178.
  • Stevens, W.G., R. Cohen, S.D. Vath, D.A. Stoker, E.M. Hirsch, Does liposuction really add morbidity to abdominoplasty? Revisiting the controversy with a series of 406 cases. Aesthetic Surg J, 2005, 25(4): 353-358.
  • Stevens, W.G., D.R. Fellows, S.D. Vath, D.A. Stoker, Acceleration of Textured Saline Breast Implant Deflation Rate: Results and Analysis of 645 Implants. Aesthetic Surg J, 2005, 25(1): 37-39.
  • Pitman, G.H., D.A. Stoker, W.G. Stevens, Liposuction and body contouring. In J. McCarthy, S. Boutros, R. Galiano, eds. Current Therapy in Plastic Surgery. Philadelphia: Saunders, 2005.
  • Stevens, W.G., S.D. Vath, D.A. Stoker. “Extreme” Cosmetic Surgery: A Retrospective Study of Morbidity in Patients Undergoing Combined Procedures. Aesthetic Surg J, 2004, 24(4): 314-318.
  • Stevens, W.G., D.R. Fellows, S.D. Vath, D.A. Stoker. An Integrated Approach to the Repair of Inverted Nipples. Aesthetic Surg J, 2004, 24(3): 211-215.
  • Stevens, W.G., Fellows,D.R., Stoker, D.A., Does Anybody Really Know What Deflation Rate It Is, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 2003, 112(4): 1194-1195.
  • Stevens, W.G., Apfelberg, D.B., Stoker, D.A., Schantz, S.A., The Endotine: A New Biodegradable Fixation Device for Endoscopic Forehead Lifts. Aesthetic Surgery J, 2003, 23:103-107.
  • Stevens, W.G., Choosing the Best Option to Treat Acne Scars: Skin and Aging, 63-68, Sept. 1999.
  • Stevens, W.G., PPMC Changes for the Better: Cosmetic Surgery Times, May 1999.
  • Stevens, W.G., New Physician Practice Management Models Are Better Suited for Plastic Surgery: Plastic Surgery Products, 86-87, April 1999.
  • Stevens, W.G., Removing Acne Scars with Laser Surgery: Skin and Aging, 52-58, Sept. 1998.
  • Stevens, W.G., How to Improve your Laser Skin Resurfacing Clinical Outcomes: Skin and Aging, 52-56, July 1998.
  • Marsh, J.L., M. Gado, M.W. Vannier and W.G. Stevens, The Osseous Anatomy of Unilateral Coronal Synostosis: In Marchac, D., ed. Craniofacial Surgery, Berlin; Springer-Verlag, pp. 96-97, 1987
  • Marsh, J.L., M. Gado, M.W. Vannier and W.G. Stevens, The Osseous Anatomy of Unilateral Coronal Synostosis: The Cleft Palate Journal, 23:87, 1986.
  • Marsh, J.L., M.W. Vannier, W. Gado and W.G. Stevens, In Vivo Delineation of Facial Fractures: The Application of Advanced Radiologic Technology, Annals of Plastic Surgery, 17:364-376, 1986.
  • Marsh, J.L., M.W. Vannier, W.G. Stevens, J.O. Warren, D. Gayou and D.M. Dye: Computerized Imaging for Soft Tissue and Osseous Reconstruction in the Head and Neck, Clinics in Plastic Surgery, 12:279-291, 1985.
  • Vannier, M.W., W.G. Totty, W.G. Stevens, P.M. Weeks, D.M. Dye, W.J. Daum, L.A. Gilula, W.A. Murphy and R.A. Knapp: Musculoskeletal Applications of Three-Dimensional Surface Reconstructions, Orthopedic Clinics of North America, 16:537-549, 1985.
  • Weeks, P.M., M.W. Vannier and W.G. Stevens, Three Dimensional Imaging of the Wrist, J. Hand Surgery, 10A:32-39, 1985.
  • Stevens, W.G., J.D. Hall, P.M. Weeks and L.V. Young, When Should Nerve Gaps Be Grafted, An Experimental Study in Rats. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 75:707-711, 1985.
  • Vannier, M.W., J.L. Marsh, J.O. Warren, W.G. Stevens and D.M. Dye, Clinical Applications of Computer Graphics: Siggraph ’84 Notes, 24:36-62, 1984.
  • Marsh, J.L., M.W. Vannier and W.G. Stevens, Surface Reconstructions from CT Scans for Evaluation of Malignant Skull Destruction, The American Journal of Surgery, 148:530-533, 1984.
  • Bishay, E.G., and W.G. Stevens, Hypnotic Control of Upper G.I. Bleeding, American Journal Clinical Hypnosis, 27:22-25, 1984.
  • Vannier, M.W., J.L. Marsh, J.D. Warren, W.G. Stevens and D.M. Dye, Clinical Applications of Computer Graphics, Siggraph 84, 24:36-62, 1984.
  • Vannier, M.W., J.L. Marsh, W.G. Stevens, D.M. Dye and J.O. Warren, Surface Reconstruction and Computer-Aided Design of Craniofacial Surgical Procedures Based on CT Scans: Proceedings of Natl. Comp.
  • Stevens, W.G., J.L. Marsh and M.W. Vannier, Surface Reconstructions from CT Scans, Surgical Rounds, March 1984.
  • Hiatt, J.R., W.G. Stevens and S. DeSantis, The Limitations of Biliary Imaging, Loma Linda University Surgeon, 2:13-15, 1983.
  • Marsh, J.L., W.G. Stevens, G.L. Smith and D.J. Krogstad, Reinsertability After Breast Prosthesis Pocket Infection, Plastic Reconstructive Surgery 69:234, 1982.
  • Stevens, W.G., Commentary on the Battle for Hearts and Minds: Who is Communicating Most Effectively with the Cosmetic Marketplace?: Aesthetic Surg J, 2010; 30(4): 618-619.
  • Stevens, W.G., E.M. Hirsch, M.J. Tenenbaum, M. Acevedo, A Prospective Study of 708 Form-Stable Silicone Gel Breast Implants, Aesthetic Surg J, 2010: 30(5): 693-701.
BOOKS AND BOOK CHAPTERS:
  • Pitman, G.H., Stoker, D.A., Stevens, W.G. Liposuction and Body Contouring, in J. McCarthy, Current Therapy in Plastic Surgery, Philadelphia, Sanders, 2005.
  • Tannenbaum, M. and Stevens, W.G. Abdominal Contouring, in Decision Making in Plastic Surgery, Second Edition, J. Marsh and C. Perlyn, QMP, St. Louis, Missouri, 2009.
  • Tannenbaum, M. and Stevens, W.G. Skin Resurfacing and Laser Therapy, in Decision Making in Plastic Surgery, Second Edition, J. Marsh and C. Perlyn, QMP, St. Louis, Missouri, 2009.
  • Tannenbaum, M. and Stevens, W.G. Treatment of Breast Ptosis, in Decision Making in Plastic Surgery, Second Edition, J. Marsh and C. Perlyn, QMP, St. Louis, Missouri, 2009.
  • Stevens, W.G. Mastopexy and Mastopexy Augmentation in Grab and Smith, submitted for publication.

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