Dr. Joseph N. Togba is a Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery and an active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
As a board-certified plastic surgeon, he has earned the confidence and trust of thousands of patients during more than twenty-five years in private practice located across from what is now Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, one of four Bay Area hospitals at which he has served as Chief of Plastic Surgery.
Both of his residency programs were completed in New York, starting with five years in General Surgery at St. Vincent’s Hospital, followed by Plastic Surgery at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, two of the country’s leading medical centers. His medical degree is from Tufts University in Boston and A.B. degree from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.
As a reconstructive and cosmetic plastic surgeon, Dr. Togba is thoroughly experienced and accomplished in all areas of plastic surgery, covering the full range of procedures and body areas. Over the years, Dr. Togba has refined techniques for facial plastic surgery, attracting plastic surgery colleagues to join him in the operating room for observation and in-depth training. He was among the first in the Bay Area to perform brow lifts and breast augmentation endoscopically. Patients from the Bay Area and overseas come to Dr. Togba for natural-looking results, allowing them to look like a younger yet clearly recognizable version of themselves.
Dr. Togba has also served on Boards of the local American Cancer Society and the Hill Physicians Medical Group.
Over the last ten years, Dr. Joseph Togba was voted “America’s Top Surgeon” by the Consumers’ Research Council of America.