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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Neal Handel, Plastic Surgeon is Good. Dr. Handel has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.2
Promptness 4.0
Courteous Staff 3.6
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
Bedside Manner 3.7
Spends Time with Me 3.5
Follows Up After Visit 3.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. Neal Handel, MD is board certified in Plastic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Breast Implants (Breast Implantation)
  • Breast Surgery (Mammaplasty)
  • Cosmetic Surgery (Aesthetic Procedures)

Education & Awards

Dr. Handel graduated from Yale University, New Haven. He has 2 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)


Dr. Handel has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • Providence Tarzana Medical Center 


  • French

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Additional Information
Dr. Neal Handel MD is a male Plastic Surgeon, has 38 years of experience and practices in Plastic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Neal Handel practice?
Dr. Neal Handel has 2 office locations.
Dr. Neal Handel practices Plastic Surgery near Santa Barbara, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Beverly Hills, CA.
See Santa Barbara Surgeons.