Meet Dr. Aiello
Aiello, M.D. is a highly respected Orange County plastic surgeon whose education, experience and focus on patient care have made him one of the most sought after plastic surgeons in Southern California. Dr. Aiello is board certified by the American Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the more select group, the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons. Aiello completed his undergraduate studies with honors at the State University of New York in 1973. He then graduated Cum Laude from Rome University Medical School, Italy in 1980. He completed his general surgery residency at New York’s North Shore Cornell University Hospital in 1984 and went on to complete plastic surgery residency at St. Louis University in 1986. Additionally, Dr. Aiello completed his fellowship in orthopedic hand and micro vascular surgery at Loma Linda University in 1987.
Dr. Aiello began his plastic surgery career in 1987. In his early work reattaching amputated limbs, he was the first to use medicinal leeches in Southern California in 1986! He later distinguished himself by starting Long Beach Memorial Medical Center’s Replantation Service that specialized in the reattachment of amputated limbs and Microsurgical Reconstruction. In 1989, Dr. Aiello parlayed his extraordinary talent for plastic surgery and his passion for creating beauty by founding Ocean Plastic Surgery Center.
In 2003, Dr. Aiello developed and built the Nautica Building, which is now home to Ocean Plastic Surgery Center. Dr. Aiello has developed a noted and well respected practice with well-trained staff that has extensive experience, making patients feel comfortable throughout the entire process – from consultation, to surgery, to after care. In opening the Nautica, he additionally created a unique facility that has four state-of-the art operating rooms including the Los Alamitos Surgery Center. Over 30 surgeons from orthopedics, podiatry, ENT, GI and pain management utilize this unique facility. The building also houses the Aiello Medical Spa that caters to Dr. Aiello’s patients’ skin care needs and non-surgical treatment options.
Dr. Aiello is reputed as one of the top Orange County breast augmentation surgeons. He also excels in Mommy Make Overs, Liposculpture, Eyelid Surgery, Facelifts and Rhinoplasty. His noteworthy career as a plastic surgeon has been featured on E!’s “Dr. 90210” as well as the Channel 4 News and in the Los Angeles Times, Newsweek, Long Beach Business Journal and Long Beach Press Telegram. Dr. Aiello is a RealSelf Top Doctor, recognition awarded to less than 10% if the surgeons on RealSelf! He enjoys everyday at his thriving practice that continues to help those desiring self improvement.