Cheryl Huang, MD FACS
Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon - Women’s Specialist
As an active member of the Marin community, Dr. Huang is excited to share her expertise in women’s aesthetic procedures and anti-aging skin care. She has over 19 years of surgical experience. She is double-Board-Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
Dr. Huang comes from a medical family where father, mother, and siblings are all physicians. She received her bachelors of science degree with honors
from Stanford University, where she served as
president of Stanford Women’s Honorary Society. She
received her medical degree from Columbia
University. She was the recipient of the Columbia Alumni
Association Award, an award created the year she graduated to
recognize her contributions to the Columbia College of
Physicians and Surgeons.
Dr. Huang completed her general surgery residency at the University of California San Diego, where she honed
her skills in general, abdominal, vascular, pediatric, burn, trauma,
and head and neck surgery. She graduated from this highly-competitive, pyramidal program, as chief resident and
received the department’s Surgical Teaching Award in 1998 for exceptional leadership in training other surgeons.
Dr. Huang returned to the west coast to complete her fellowship in
plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of
California Los Angeles. Working alongside a world-renowned
faculty, she acquired her skills in performing the most advanced
techniques in minimally-invasive aesthetic facial surgery, body
contouring, and state-of-the-art office procedures such as Botox® cosmetic injections, soft tissue fillers, resurfacing peels, and
After serving as chief resident of the Department of
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at UCLA, Dr. Huang was
selected to join the UCLA clinical faculty. There
she supervised the chief residents in performing the latest techniques in aesthetic surgery while
maintaining a vibrant solo aesthetic surgery practice in Los
Dr. Huang has authored chapters on aesthetic and reconstructive
surgery for medical textbooks, a column for the San Gabriel Valley
News, and articles for Marin moms groups (SMMC, RVMC, CMLMC, and
marinmommies.com). She has been guest lecturer on the latest
developments in non-invasive and minimally-invasive aesthetics at UCLA, the Stanford
Professional Women’s Association, Woodlands Womens Club, and the Bay Club Marin.
Throughout her life's work in treating over 3,000 surgical patients, she has many times been named a “Top Cosmetic
Surgeon” by Castle and Connolly and one of “America’s Top Surgeons”
by the Consumer Research Council of America.
Dr. Huang is a consistent and longtime supporter of St. Jude Children's Hospital, Locks of Love, and US Military Services. She strongly values her local volunteer work that supports families and the education of the children in Marin County. In just the last three years alone, her clinic has made donations to the Bay Area Discovery Museum, Kentfield Schools Foundation, Pixie Park, Marin Montessori School, Mountain School, Ross Valley Nursery School, Reed Schools, and Strawberry Point School, St. Mark's, Larkspur Corte Madera Schools, Glenwood School, and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. She is the inventor of The Pil-ookie (pilookie.com).