Dr. Barry Press

Plastic Surgery
San Jose, CA
43 years experience male

Locations

Barry Press, M.D.

San Jose, CA

Address

2400 Samaritan Drive, Ste. 103, San Jose, CA, United States
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Practice website

Fax

8884513128

Insurances accepted

Medicare

About

Bio

<ul><li>Resident: general surgery at University of Minnesota Hospitals 1977-85 </li></ul><ul><li>Resident: plastic surgery at NYU Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery 1985-87. </li></ul><ul><li>Certified Am. Board of Surgery 1989-2009 (general surgery no longer practiced.) </li></ul><ul><li>Certified Am. Board of Plastic Surgery 1989: lifetime certificate + participation in the Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program. </li></ul><ul><li>Certified/recertified in Subspecialty of Surgery of the Hand (1990-2019.)</li></ul><ul><li>Full-time Stanford faculty member 1987-1995. </li></ul><ul><li>Adjunct Clinical Faculty Member at Stanford 1995-present. </li></ul><u

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Plastic Surgery

Aesthetic Medicine

Cosmetic Surgery

Hand Surgery

Wound care

Doctor Q&A

1.0K Answers
162 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Barry Press
43 years experience Plastic Surgery
Every nose is unique: Rhinoplasty may be one of the most individual-patient-specific operations that we do. There are a number of different factors involved, so you need to ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Press
43 years experience Plastic Surgery
Maybe nothing: It may not mean anything. Most of us have hand swelling when sleeping as our hands are not moving and are not elevated above our hearts. Is the swelli ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Barry Press
43 years experience Plastic Surgery
Long but not obvious: The best way to do an adequate brachioplasty (in most cases) is through a scar that runs from the inner elbow to the center of the armpit. Fat is suct ... Read More

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Apr 7, 2013
Answers patient's questions in a timely manner. Very knowledgeable!
Dec 3, 2012
Dr. Press is an insighful physician who gives great advice
Oct 10, 2013
Great answers. Great doctor. Highly recommend.
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Thank you, I saw the surgeon that did the surgery and he prescribe antibiotics but said that the cut looked good that it still hadn't heal thou. But thank you for answering my question
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This was very helpful. Thanks! this made my stress about all five fingers being burned. sausage grease. I would like to talk more about it. please contact me: [email protected]
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Thank you! I have four kids and had a total hysterectomy over two years ago and i look 9 months pregnant. I have abdominal pain, back pain.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

The University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, IA
Graduated 1977MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA MEDICAL CENTER, FAIRVIEW

Affiliations

American Association of Plastic Surgeons
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Americian Society for Surgery of the Hand
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