Dr. Howard Gross is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon who is the founder of the Surgical Arts Building and Surgical Center. He is expert in performing both cosmetic and reconstructive surgical procedures. For over 20 years, Dr. Gross has been offering his artistic talents, to provide a full range of cosmetic, reconstructive and emergency plastic surgery.

Dr. Gross went to Medical School at the University Illinois, graduating from the prestigious Medical Scholars Program. He completed General Surgery residency at Loma Linda University and Plastic Surgery residency at the State University of New York. He then did a cosmetic surgery fellowship in Beverly Hills. He was Board Certified in both General and Plastic Surgery and has successfully recertified twice by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.   Dr. Gross is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgery. SurgicalArtsOnState.com


Dr. Mark Surrey is a reproductive surgeon, who is board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology and serves as Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. Dr. Surrey has been voted one of the "Top 100 Health Professionals" and listed in "Best Doctors in America," and his expertise has also been featured nationally and internationally on television shows and magazines including, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Glamour, Parents, CNN, Fox, CBS, ABC, NBC, among many others. A prolific researcher, Dr. Surrey has authored numerous publications for leading peer-reviewed journals including Fertility and Sterility and the Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Geneticsscrcivf.com


Dr. Douglas Mackenzie is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is a member of both the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.  After earning his medical Degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in 1989, he completed a general surgery residency at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.  He then completed his plastic surgery residency at New York Hospital/Cornell University Medical Center in New York City, and finished training in 1997 with a fellowship in hand surgery at Oregon Health Sciences University in Portland.  He then joined the faculty there and taught as Assistant Professor in the Division of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Mackenzie opened his Santa Barbara practice Pacific Plastic Surgery in 2000.  Along with Jessica Barker, PA, and Cassie Clara, RN, his office also offers many non-surgical aesthetic treatments such as injectables and laser treatments.  Licensed Esthetician Sara Chavez provides spa services on site with Spa on the Pacific.  We are located at Suite 102 of the Surgical Arts building, below the Surgical Arts Surgery Center. pacificplasticsurgery.com

Dr. Pedram Rashti is a highly respected Obstetrician and Gynecologist who lives in Santa Barbara with his wife, Dr. Sam Kayumi-Rashti. Dr. Rashti’s wife is a Pediatrician at the Children’s Medical Center in Santa Barbara.  Both Dr. Rashti and his wife love living and raising their two young daughters in Santa Barbara and care deeply about the community.

Dr. Rashti’s OBGYN practice is called Rashti Women’s Care. The practice is located on Junipero Street, across from the Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara. Dr. Rashti provides exceptional medical care for: • complicated and general gynecological conditions • pelvic pain • sexual dysfunction • normal and high-risk pregnancies. Dr. Rashti is also skilled in performing: • Minimally invasive and exploratory surgery for benign gynecologic disorders • Pelvic floor reconstruction  • Vulva reconstruction and cosmetics. RashtiWomensCare.com

Dr. Duncan Turner is not your typical board certified OBGYN. Since his arrival in Santa Barbara more than 35 years ago he has been an advocate for patients, listening to them and putting their needs first.

Early in his career he realized that minimally invasive surgery was the future for surgical techniques and sought additional training in this area becoming the first GYN in Santa Barbara to perform advanced laparoscopic surgery in gynecology. He has been actively involved in clinical research and development of surgical technology and speaks nationally and internationally about new technologies, minimizing complications and the development of robotics.

Dr. Turner is a graduate of Queens Colllege, St. Thomas Hospital Medical School and London University. He completed his OB-GYN residency at Colorado University Medical Center. turnermedicalarts.com

Alex Steinleitner, MD is a reproductive endocrinologist. He received his medical degree from the University of California at San Diego, and completed his fellowship in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at the University of Southern California’s Los Angeles County/USC Medical Center.
In addition to his medical practice work, Doctor Steinleitner is a recognized researcher, and has lectured internationally on infertility topics. He has won numerous awards from national societies for his work on advanced fertility treatments, and has been published in dozens of scientific journals, books and abstracts.
Doctor Steinleitner has performed more than 2,000 advanced reproductive therapy procedures since he began his first in vitro fertilization procedure in 1986. His special areas of interest include endometriosis, male factor infertility and caring for women in their 40s who are having difficulty becoming pregnant.

Joseph H. Chang, M.D., board certified ophthalmologist, is a respected member of the Santa Barbara, Bakersfield, and Mammoth Lakes communities. He has been practicing the most advanced techniques for plastic surgery of the eyelids.  After graduating valedictorian from high school in Knoxville, TN, he obtained his undergraduate and medical degrees from Emory University in Atlanta.  Dr. Chang then completed his residency in Ophthalmology at UCLA's esteemed Jules Stein Eye Institute. Since then, he was invited to serve as Clinical Instructor of Ophthalmology, where he continues to teach the latest techniques to the resident surgeons at UCLA.  Dr. Chang has performed thousands of successful cosmetic eyelid surgeries and has stayed abreast of all the latest advances in surgery of the eyelids. theeyeliddoc.com


Dr. Carolyn Alexander is a passionate physician who is inspired by getting to know her patients. She is double board-certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology as well as Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility.Additionally, she works closely with oncologists on the fertility preservation of patients who are about to undergo chemotherapy.

Born and raised in Los Angeles, Calif., Dr. Alexander received her bachelor's degree and her medical degree from UCLA. She proceeded to complete both her residency in obstetrics and gynecology as well as her fellowship in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland.

Dr. Alexander has authored numerous articles published in Fertility and Sterility and International Journal of Gynecological Cancer. She has lectured internationally and is a member of several professional societies including the American Society for Reproductive Medicine and the Endocrine Society. scrcivf.com

Dr. Daniel F. Rychlik was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois and received his bachelor’s degree and his medical education at the University of Illinois. He proceeded to complete his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology followed by his fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine.

Inspired by his desire to help educate both patients and doctors, Dr. Rychlik spent time as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Arizona and an Assistant Professor at the University of Illinois. He served as the President and Medical Director of Fertility Centers of Arizona as well as The Clinical Director at Partners For Fertility and IVF in Fairfax, Virginia before relocating to Santa Barbara and joining Southern California Reproductive Center.

An award-winning research physician, Dr. Rychlik has worked with the American Society of Reproductive Medicine, the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, and has been named a CREST scholar by the National Institute of Health (NIH). He has been consistently voted “Top Infertility Doctor” in various regional magazines. scrcivf.com