Barry Handler, MD

Barry Handler, MD

Plastic Surgery in San Diego, CA

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Speaks English and Spanish


 (619) 583-4222

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About Dr. Handler


Dr. Barry Handler, MD is a board certified plastic surgeon in San Diego, California. He is currently licensed to practice medicine in California and Missouri. He is affiliated with Alvarado Hospital Medical Center, Sharp Memorial Hospital, and Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women and Newborns.

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

St Louis University School of Medicine
Residency, Plastic Surgery, 1997

St Louis University School of Medicine
Internship, General Surgery Preliminary Year, 1989 - 1990

Saint Louis University
Class of 1989

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Certifications

American Board of Plastic Surgery
Plastic Surgery

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Medical Licenses

CA State Medical License
1999 - 2022

MO State Medical License
1991 - 2015

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Work Experience

Private Practice, Plastic Surgery
San Diego, California
1999 - Present


Alvarado Hospital Medical Center
San Diego, CA
Present


Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women and Newborns
San Diego, CA
Present


Sharp Memorial Hospital
San Diego, CA
Present


Scripps Mercy Hospital
San Diego, CA
Present


Scripps Memorial Hospital-La Jolla
La Jolla, CA
Present

Associate Professor, Division of Plastic Surgery
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Saint Louis, MO
1997 - 1999

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Awards

Fellow (FACS)
American College of Surgeons

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Professional Memberships

American Society of Plastic Surgeons - ASPS
Member

American College of Surgeons - ACS
Member

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Publications



PubMed

Geographic variation in posttreatment surveillance intensity for patients with cutaneous melanoma
American Journal of Surgery
Julie A. Margenthaler, Jeremy D. Meier, Katherine S. Virgo, David Y. Johnson, Kaoru Goshima, Danny Chan, Barry S. Handler, Frank E. Johnson
8/1/2003
2 citations

Evaluation of patients with clinically suspected melanoma recurrence: current practice patterns of plastic surgeons.
International Journal of Oncology
Julie A. Margenthaler, David Y. Johnson, Katherine S. Virgo, Scott W. Fosko, Danny Chan, Kaoru Goshima, Barry S. Handler, Frank E. Johnson
9/1/2002
8 citations

How surgeon age affects post-treatment surveillance strategies for melanoma patients.
Int J Oncol
Margenthaler, J. A., Virgo, K. S., Johnson, D. Y., Sugarbaker, E. M., Handler, B. S., Johnson, F. E.
2001 Jul
2 citations

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