Dr. Michelson is a practicing Cosmetic Surgeon and Medical Director of the Stem Cell Network in Ventura County. Much of his practice involves fat grafting combining stem cells and growth factors for cosmetic and reconstructive purposes.
Dr. Michelson has had extensive experience in management of trauma, too. He is board-certified in Anti-Aging Medicine. “I am dazzled at the potential benefits stem cell surgery offers my patients. It is a privilege for me to practice regenerative medicine. This revolutionary approach to treatment and healing is the most exciting advancement in the history of medicine. “
Dr. Michelson’s mission is to help others to look, feel and be their very best. With two offices in Ventura County, we offer state-of-the-art cosmetic and medical-surgical stem cell treatments.


Curriculum Vitae

David N. Michelson, M.D.
1889 N. Rice Ave. • set 203 • Oxnard, CA 93030
Tel. (805) 485-3888

Practice Experience

1976-1979 Emergency Medical Systems, San Francisco, CA.
Assistant Director county hospital, high volume trauma/emergency department. Recontsructive Surgery, urgent management of blunt,penetrating trauma, medical emergencies, pediatric and gynechologic emergencies.

1983-1987 Lifeline Physicians, Tarzana, CA.
Staff physician in high volume trauma/emergency departments, Southern California

1987-present Private Practice, Thousand Oaks and Oxnard, CA. General Cosmetic Surgery.
Los Angeles and Ventura counties.


University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL
B.S.- Chemistry & B.A.- Psychology – Graduated Magna Cum Laude 1971

University of Miami, School of Medicine, Coral Gables, FL
Medical Doctorate 1975

Pacific Medical Center – Presbyterian Hospital, San Francisco, CA.
Residency – General Surgery I 1976

Vasco de Quiroga Hospital General, Morelia, Michoacan Mexico. General Surgery II – IV
1979 – 1982
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI.
Master of Public Health Program I-ll Preventive Medicine Program 1994 – 1996

University of Wisconsin, Department of Dermatology, Madison, WI Visiting
Fellowship – Dermatology

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certificate – exp 8/2015

Affiliations & Credentials


American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, Fellow
Fellow of the American Society of Cosmetic Breast Surgery
Royal Society of Medicine, Fellow
American College Phlebology
American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery,
European Academy of Cosmetic Surgeons,
American Academy of Aesthetic and Restorative Surgery
Annals of Emergency Medicine – Reviewer
Allergan Research Investigator: Silicone Implant IRB
Consultant, Merck & Co. Pharmaceuticals
Diplomat American Board of Anti-Aging Medicine


Valley Multi-Specialty Surgery Center, Reseda CA
Surgiworld, Beverly Hills, CA
Cosmetic, Aesthetic and Anti-Aging Center, Oxnard, CA


Michelson, David, “Healthcare in Colombia”, Journal of the Florida Medical Association, 11/74 vol. IX.pp.324-326

Management of Wound Dehiscence; a novel approach of the American Journal of Cosmetic Surgery, Vol. XXV #3 2008. pp. 152-156

Sialoceole After Facelift: Case Study, Journal of Cosmetic Surgery, Vol XXIV #4 2007, pp 68-72

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