Board Certified Plastic Surgeon for 26 years, Dr. Roark has extensive knowledge and experience in cosmetic rejuvenation of the face and body. By striking a balance between the use of dermal fillers and facial surgical procedures, Dr. Roark obtains natural results for his patients. He is an advocate of the final results being in harmony with the rest of the patient’s features. In addition to his skills in facial surgery, Dr. Roark is known for his artistry with surgery of the breasts, abdomen, thighs, and arms.Dr. Roark has a warm and genuine personal style and is keenly interested in providing optimal care for his patients. He listens to understand each individual’s needs and desires and encourages good communication. Dr. Roark believes that surgical outcomes rely on patients having realistic expectations and is honest with patients about what can be achieved.A student for life, Dr. Roark participates in continuing medical education so he can incorporate the latest aesthetic surgery techniques. He is a member of the San Diego Plastic Surgery Society and is the immediate past founding Medical Director of the Alvarado Institute of Plastic Surgery.Dr. Roark enjoys his family, which includes a lively Yorkshire terrier “Mila Bea” and a calico cat “Riley.” He has traveled extensively, including scuba diving in sunny, tropical climates, attending culinary school in the South of France, and walking the jungles of Papua New Guinea. Most importantly, he shares his happy home with the love of his life, his wife Margaret.