Meet Dr Augusto Rojas

AUGUSTO ROJAS, M.D.

11961 Venice Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90066
Tel: (310) 391-7143 Fax: (310) 397-9688

Dr. Augusto Rojas is the Medical and Surgical Director at Venice Beach Surgical Center in Venice California. An Anti-Aging and Cosmetic Surgeon from Bogotá Colombia, Dr. Rojas has practiced Cosmetic Surgery & Anti-Aging Medicine in Southern California for over 20 years.

Dr. Rojas’s success is rooted in an approach to Cosmetic Surgery akin that of the master who sculpts and shapes a stone to perfection in order to obtain the most balanced, beautiful, and long lasting results.

A Graduate of Universidad Javeriana, one of the best Medical Schools in Latin America, Augusto Rojas is versed in the most cutting edge surgical techniques available today which includes: Vaser Liposuction, Blepharoplasty, “Mommy Makeover”, Lifting Threats, and many others.

An active member of the Los Angeles Cosmetic Surgery Community Dr. Rojas is an avid researcher who constantly seeks newer, safer and more effective techniques to satisfy his clients.
With the most high end products and techniques, from the simplest to the most sophisticated procedures, Dr. Rojas and his staff strives to provide you with the best service and most pleasant and safe experience while you get the results you want.

Titles:

Medical Director of Oceanview Medical and Surgical Group, since 2006 and
Medical Director of Venice Beach Surgical Center, since October 2008.

Medical License:
A41262
Present Medical Practice:

Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery
Cosmetic Surgery
Laser Cosmetic Surgery
High Definition Liposuction
Primary Care Physician

Professional Experience:

1975

Bachelors on Arts- California State University Northridge.

1975 – 1980

Medical School- Universidad Javeriana Bogotá- Colombia.

1980

Internship in Surgery- Good Samaritan Hospital. Bogota Colombia

1981

Surgery Residence- Robert Kennedy Hospital. Bogota Colombia

1983 – 1984

Residency and Fellowship in surgery at Cedars Sinai Medical Center (Beverly
Hills, California.)

1984

Obtained the California Medical State License- A41262

1987- Present

Medical Director of Oceanview Medical and Surgical Center 1st assistant to my
brother Alvaro Rojas in the fields of General Surgery and Plastic Surgery.

1987 – Present

Surgical Assistant to Alvaro Rojas, M.D. Plastic Surgery at Venice Beach Surgery
Center

1996

Training in office Laser Surgery- La Joya California.

1997

Laser Operative Procedures and Techniques- International Society
of Cosmetic Surgery- Manhattan Beach, California.

1999

Diplomate in Aesthetic Medicine- Mexican
Association of Aesthetic Medicine and Pathology.

2000

2nd World Congress of Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery – Guadalajara, Mexico

2002

Aesthetic Surgery for family Practitioners- Toronto, Canada.

2002 – 2003

Diplomate of Aesthetic Medicine and Pathology.

2002 – 2003

Diplomate of Lipoplasty and Liposculpture- Autonomous University of Morelos
Cuernavaca, Mexico.

2002 – 2003

Diplomate of Cosmetic Surgery Autonomous University of Morelos,
Cuernavaca, Mexico

2003

Delegate and speaker to the 14th World Congress of Aesthetic Medicine
American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine- Las Vegas, Nevada.

2004

20th Annual Scientific Meeting of American Academy of Cosmetic
Surgery- Hollywood, Florida.

2004

Facial Cosmetic Surgery- A Multi- Specialty Symposium- Las Vegas,
Nevada.

2004

Advanced Aesthetic Procedures and Laser Techniques- Fort Lauderdale
Florida.

2004

12th World Congress of Antiaging Medicine- Las Vegas, Nevada.

2004

Delegate 49th World congress of the International Academy of
Cosmetic Surgery – Lisbon, Portugal.

2005

Facial Sculpture Dr. Terino- Indian Wells, California.

2005

Procedures for Primary Care- Pfenninger & Fowler’s Seminar- Chicago, IL

2005

Spanish Foundation of Aesthetic Medicine and Longevity Speaker- Madrid Spain.

2005

Anti-aging Medicine Board Review -Chicago.

2005

Phlebology Training Course-Las Vegas, Nevada.

2005

American Academy of Antiaging Medicine and Cosmetic Dermatology
14th World Congress- Las Vegas Nevada.

2007

American Academy of Antiaging Medicine 15th World Congress Las Vegas, Nevada

2007

Minimally Invasive Cosmetic Surgery- Dr. Pierre Fornier- Mexico City, Mexico.

2007

Update in Upper and Lower Blepharoplasty- Morelos Michoacan, Mexico.

2007

Orthopedic Physical Assessment National Physician Institute- Las Vegas, NV

2008

Cosmetic Dermatology- 2nd World Congress- Santa Monica, California

2008

ACLS Course- Brotman Medical Center- Los Angeles, California

2008

Medical Director of Venice Beach Surgical Center Inc.
A Multispecialty Surgical Center:

2008

Developing Leaders in Aesthetic Techniques- Strata Med, LLC- Los Angeles, CA
Symposium in Bariatric Medicine and Surgery- New Port Beach, California.

2010

National Society of Cosmetic Physician
5th Annual Cosmetic Conference- Tucson, Arizona

2010

Orthopaedics for Primary Care- New Orleans, Louisiana

2011

Conscious Sedation Consulting- San Diego, California.

2011

ACLS Re-Certification – N.I.H.E. Pasadena, California

2011

National Society of Cosmetic Physicians- Advanced Tumescent Liposuction and
Liposuction Contouring Technologies Workshop- Newport Beach, California

2011
AAAHC Achieving Accreditation- San Diego California.
2012
Annual Meeting, World Association of Gluteal Surgeons, Miami, Florida
2013

ACLS Re-Certification – American Heart Association Valencia, California

2013

World Congress on Advanced Liposculpture and Body Contouring Techniques –
American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery in New York City

2014

9th Annual Cosmetic Conference – American Society of Cosmetic Physicians
In Scottsdale, Arizona

2015

10th Annual Cosmetic Surgery Conference – American Society of Cosmetic
Physicians in Orlando, Florida.

2015

17th Annual Scientific Meeting – California Society of Cosmetic Surgery
In Santa Monica, California.

2016

High Definition Liposuction. Dr. Alfredo Hoyos. Bogota, Colombia

2016

30th Annual Congress of the American College of Phlebology in Anaheim, CA

2017

ACLS Certification – Online Didactic Training offered by ACLS Institute

2017

12th Annual Cosmetic Conference, American Society of Cosmetic Physicians
San Antonio, Texas

2017

World Congress on Liposuction, American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
Chicago, Illinois

2018

Multi-Specialty Plastic Surgery Symposium Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Beverly Hills, CA

2018

X-Ray CE for Imaging Professionals, “Spine Imaging”, American Society of
Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) Los Angeles, CA

2019

Full Body Contouring Workshop at the Southern Surgical Arts Center
Chattanooga, TN

2019

World Congress on Liposuction , American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery,
Chicago, Illinois

Member of:

American Society of Cosmetic Physician +
American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
American Academy of Antiaging Medicine
International Society of Lipoplasty
Mexican Association of Cosmetic Surgery
World Association of Gluteal Surgeons

Married to

Grace Rojas

Daughters

Andrea Rojas, Ivana Rojas and Viviana Rojas

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