Ervin Wheeler-MD, FACS

Ervin Wheeler-MD, FACS

La Jolla Cosmetic Surgery Centre

Dr. Wheeler a highly respected cosmetic plastic surgeon at La Jolla Cosmetic Surgery Centre, which he joined after many years in his own private practice in La Mesa. His excellent reputation for natural results drew many of his patients from La Jolla and the coast. He is deeply respected by his peers and was recognized in 2005 by San Diego Magazine as the Best Plastic Surgeon in San Diego.

In addition to providing excellent care to his patients, Dr. Wheeler has also been teaching young plastic surgeons at University of California San Diego for more than 30 years

For over 34 years, Dr. Wheeler has served the poor by providing free plastic surgery services such as cleft-lip and palate repair, burn scar reconstruction, and repair of facial trauma. Dr. Wheeler was President of the Interface Board from 2012 to 2016.

For the last 9 years, he has volunteered for Fresh Start Surgical Gifts at Children’s Hospital. Five times a year he devotes weekends to performing surgeries on disadvantaged infants, children, and teens suffering from physical deformities caused by birth defects, accidents, abuse, or disease.


Surgery Weekends

  • January 9th & 10th, 2021
  • March 6th & 7th, 2021
  • May 15th & 16th, 2021
  • July 17th & 18th, 2021
  • September 11th & 12th, 2021
  • November 6th & 7th, 2021


  • February 5th (Bartsch)
  • March 26th (Yoshikane)
  • April 2nd (Bartsch)
  • May 28th (Zorro)
  • June 11th(Godes)
  • July 30th (Kohani)
  • August 27th (Kohani)
  • September 17th (Bartsch)
  • October 1st (Bartsch)
  • October 15th(Godes)
  • November 19th (Kohani)
  • Dec 3, 2021 – ???

Medical Program Committee Dates

  • February 11, 2021
  • April 8, 2021
  • June 24, 2021
  • August 19, 2021
  • October 7, 2021
  • December 9, 2021


*MPC meetings are on Thursdays from 7am-9am. ALL meetings are now held at AMN Healthcare. Reminders will be sent prior to each meeting.


Our Medical Program consists of the Surgery Weekend Program, Dental Clinics & Support Services.