About Dr Gray
Dr. Leonard Gray M.D., F.A.C.S. has had a highly successful private practice in Plastic Surgery for 16 years in San Francisco. His office is located at the historic 450 Sutter Street Medical Building in Downtown San Francisco. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery as well as the American Board of Surgery, and specializes in cosmetic plastic surgery procedures such as breast augmentation, liposuction, rhinoplasty, face lifts, eyelid surgery, tummy tucks, and minimally invasive cosmetic procedures as well. He is an active member of the California Medical Association, the San Francisco Medical Society, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), as well as a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS).
Dr. Gray earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Biochemistry and Master of Arts degree in Immunology at the University of California, Berkeley completing his undergraduate studies with honors. He then attended the University of California, Los Angeles Medical School, receiving, upon graduation the prestigious and highly coveted AOA Research Award; one of only five medical students in the nation to receive this distinction. He trained in surgery at Harvard in what is now the Deaconess/ Beth Israel hospital system, and was the Chief Resident of the Harvard Deaconess Surgical Service in 1988-1989. He completed fellowships in Plastic Surgery as well as Hand and Microsurgery in San Francisco. Dr. Gray was privileged and honored to be accepted for the Hand and Microsurgery Fellowship under Professor Harry Buncke, acknowledged in the medical community as the “Father of Microsurgery”, and completed this in1990. He was the Chief Resident in Plastic Surgery In 1993- 1994.
Dr. Gray’s interest in remaining on the cutting edge of his profession propels him to attend conferences throughout the United States. His concern and compassion for people who do not always have access to plastic surgery has taken him to remote villages in Guatemala and the Philippines where he has volunteered his time and operative skills.
Dr. Gray has privileges at several Hospitals in the San Francisco Bay Area. He specializes in Cosmetic Plastic Surgery, and Cosmetic Minimally Invasive Procedures. He is well known and highly respected in his community for his technical expertise, professionalism, and compassion.
Patients come to him from the entire Bay Area including Palo Alto, San Jose, Walnut Creek, Pleasanton, Concord, San Ramon, Tiburon, Napa, Novato, Sausalito, Petaluma, Corte Madera, Marin, San Rafael, Berkeley, Oakland, Stockton, San Mateo, Santa Cruz, Watsonville, Eureka, Monterey, Carmel, Sacramento, Orinda, Moraga, Lafayette, Santa Rosa, Sonoma, Danville, Sunnyvale, Hayward, Freemont, Redwood City, Livermore, Saratoga, Vallejo, Santa Clara, and others. Patients, in addition, come to him from throughout Northern California, Central California, Southern California, as well as all over the United States. International patients have come from as far away as Great Britain, Scotland, Ireland, France, Spain, Eastern Europe, Russia, China, Hong Kong, Viet Nam, Thailand, Japan, Canada, Mexico, Central and South America.
It is important to Dr. Gray that his patients are active participants in the process leading to surgery. Because it is the patient’s particular needs and goals, which determine the procedure to be selected, Dr. Gray places great emphasis on the mutual understanding and clarification of those needs and goals.
Dr. Gray’s office is located in beautiful downtown San Francisco, just one block away from Union Square. There is ample parking in the building, a Bay Area Rapid Transit subway station is 2 blocks away, and a cable car stop is up the street.