Recognized by peers and clients alike, Dr. Peter is a world-renowned cosmetic surgeon in Angeles.
He is originally from Romania, but he later immigrated to the United States, where he pursued his career in medicine. With perseverance, he learned English and graduated at the top of his class at the University of Wisconsin Medical School. Fast forward to today, he is now both certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Plastic Surgery.
A Pioneering Figure
Dr. Fodor is considered a leading plastic surgeon in Los Angeles. Upon graduation from medical school, he became an intern at the Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, Texas. He also became a general and plastic surgery resident at the Columbia/New York-Presbyterian Hospital System and a plastic surgery resident at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital.
Gaining extensive knowledge and a wide breadth of experience in both general and plastic surgery, he worked hard to introduce game-changing innovations that are now being used in the field of aesthetic plastic surgery.
Dr. Fodor is affiliated with many different organizations. He was the President of the Board of Directors of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, The Semmelweis Scientific Society, and the Lipoplasty Society of North America. As a respected cosmetic surgeon in Los Angeles, he was also tapped to be the co-editor of the international journal Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, which he held for over a decade. He also authored the groundbreaking textbook, Endoscopically-Assisted Aesthetic Surgery and was the medical editor and principal writer of Be Your Best: A Comprehensive Guide to Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Fodor considers cosmetic plastic surgery as a combination of fine art and well-researched science.
Using his wide-ranging expertise in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, Dr. Fodor helps patients achieve their desired look and figure through his practice. He utilizes cutting-edge technology and state-of-the-art equipment to provide the treatments and procedures needed for his patients to meet their personal aesthetic goals.
He is considered one, if not the most well-versed plastic surgeon in Los Angeles. His array of services include traditional and endoscopic facelift, nose job, liposuction, breast aesthetic surgery, abdominoplasty, and much more. All of his procedures are delivered in a caring, safe, and customized manner to ensure the most effective and comfortable patient experience possible.
Apart from his work at Century Aesthetics, he is also committed to helping hone the next generation of cosmetic surgeons. He is a voluntary clinical professor at the University of California, Los Angeles, and an honorary professor at the Plastic Surgery Service of the University of the State of Rio de Janeiro.
He was hailed as one of the best physicians for body contouring and facial cosmetic surgery by different publications, including W, Town & Country, and Los Angeles.
Being at the top of his game for more than 27 years now, Dr. Fodor does not forget to give back to the community. He offers medical assistance to burn victims, patients with sight and hearing impairments, and children. He also provides scholarship grants to Hungarian medical students in his home country through The Peter & Barbara Fodor Scholarship program.