Paul Wotowic, MD, FACS

Paul Wotowic, MD, FACS

Board Certified Plastic Surgeon


  • cosmetic plastic surgery
  • reconstructive plastic surgery
  • pediatric plastic surgery
  • facial reconstruction


BS, Material Science/Chemical Engineering
Northwestern University

MD, Tulane University


American Board of Plastic Surgery

American Board of Otolaryngology

American College of Surgeons

Specialty Training

Residency, General Surgery
Charity Hospital
New Orleans, LA

Ear, Nose and Throat, Head and Neck Surgery
University of Illinois-Cook County Hospital
Chicago, IL

Professional Affiliations

American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

American Society of Plastic Surgery

American College of Surgeons

California Medical Association

California Society of Plastic Surgery

Alameda-Contra Costa Medical Association

Dr. Paul Wotowic is a native of Chicago (Logan Square) and a graduate of the McCormick School of Engineering at Northwestern University. He attended medical school at Tulane University and continued his post-graduate residency training in general surgery at Charity Hospital in New Orleans. This was followed by specialty training in Ear, Nose and Throat, Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Illinois-Cook County Hospital in Chicago.

He served in the U.S. Navy as a medical officer in various duty stations including Naval Air Station Pensacola, Florida, Naval Hospital Oakland, California, and was assigned briefly with the Mountain Warfare Division with the U.S. Marines in Pickle Meadows, California. Dr. Wotowic pursued further training at Yale University and came to California to start a solo private practice in the Bay Area.

He has active staff privileges at John Muir and San Ramon Regional Medical Center where he served in leadership positions as Chief of Surgery and two terms as Chief of Staff. His training and practice reflects the full spectrum of plastic surgery including cosmetic, reconstructive, and nuanced areas of pediatric plastic surgery and facial reconstruction.

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