Hollywood is a town obsessed with its health — and its vanity.
So it’s no surprise that everyone has an opinion on who the best doctors in Los Angeles are, from who can keep aging at bay for those all-important close-ups to whom to count on to cure life-threatening illnesses. Jonathan La Pook, Naomi Watts' NYC dermatologist David Colbert, KISS' Paul Stanley's ear, nose and throat doctor Joe Sugerman, Steve Tisch's favorite neurosurgeon and Dr.
) Science Hollywood Is Using to "Cure" Death "I'm Going to Live Forever": Hollywood Elders' Best Quotes About Aging Is Working in Hollywood Bad for Your Health? Andersen City of Hope National Medical Center 1500 E. Duarte 91010 626-471-7100 INDUSTRY FAVORITE Kevin A. Roxbury Drive Beverly Hills 90210 310-777-5400 Also: Cedars-Sinai ► Excellence and promptness are essential for WME's unofficial plastic surgeon on call."They all have a very high standard and are very restricted on their time," says Dr.Brenner of his Hollywood clientele, which includes partners at CAA and ICM. Brenner in the ER with you," adds stuntman Wally Crowder ().Brenner also performs reconstructive surgery as an attending physician at Cedars-Sinai, where he made a believer of producer Aaron Kaplan upon reattaching his daughter's toe after a backyard accident: "Now that I have children, I believe everyone should have a great plastic surgeon on speed dial." Andrew L.Da Lio UCLA Health System 200 UCLA Medical Plaza Los Angeles 90095 310-206-7521 INDUSTRY FAVORITE Jason Diamond Diamond Institute 9400 Brighton Way Beverly Hills 90210 310-859-9816 ► It was a Monday night several weeks ago, and Dr. But it was Emmy night, and the West Hollywood eatery was full of celebrities -- "three of the people were patients," he says. The face specialist's patients don't all want wrinkles removed -- he treated a TV actress whose face was (temporarily) paralyzed in a choking scene gone wrong.
But he couldn't go near them because of confidentiality agreements. He reshaped her symmetry with a technique he calls facial sculpting, in which material is injected down to the bone without surgery.
Of course, there are still patients who go to him to remain forever young.
Says Rebecca Gayheart: "He is loved because of his honesty and conservative recommendations -- that's what sets him apart from the other plastic surgeons in L. When the time comes, Jason is who I will have help me age gracefully." Garth Fisher 120 S.
Spalding Drive Beverly Hills 90212 310-273-5995 Also: Saint John's Peter B.
Fodor 2080 Century Park East Los Angeles 90067 310-203-9818 Also: Olympia Medical Center Warren L. Los Angeles 90033 323-442-7920 Also: USC Medical Center John E. Pasadena 91105 626-792-1222 Also: Verdugo Hills Hospital INDUSTRY FAVORITE Peter Grossman Grossman Medical Group 7325 Medical Center Drive West Hills 91307 818-981-2050 Also: West Hills Hospital ► Dr.
Grossman, who joined his father's practice, the Grossman Medical Group, in 1995, splits his time between cosmetic surgery and burn and reconstructive surgery, making him one of the most in-demand medical experts in his field (the two specialties complement each other).