About Divino Plastic Surgery

Dr. Carlos Chacon Butt Implant

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As the founder of Divino Plastic Surgery, Dr. Carlos Chacon is a distinguished and accomplished plastic surgeon. In addition to being the founder of Divino, he performs a variety of cosmetic and reconstructive procedures at his state-of-the-art facility and serves as the Medical Director. With each procedure, Dr. Chacon is laser-focused on consulting, educating, and guiding his patients toward better medical outcomes and an improved perception of self. His professional bedside manner, attention to detail, unrivaled artistry, medical expertise, and extensive education have enabled him to practice plastic and cosmetic surgery in San Diego for more than a decade.

During his illustrious tenure, Dr. Carlos O. Chacon has transformed the lives of thousands of patients. While he is fully dedicated to his craft and brings unwavering passion to each procedure, you can find him exploring the great outdoors and spending time with his family in the rare moments away from his practice and the operating table.  

Personal Life

From humble beginnings to the pinnacle of society, Dr. Chacon is a true American success story. While he has achieved national recognition and success, he remains securely rooted in who he is and what he represents. He is a first-generation Mexican-American born in Tucson, Arizona to immigrant parents. His parents moved from small towns in Sonora, Mexico to ensure he enjoyed a better quality of life and more opportunities. Today, Dr. Chacon has proudly called California his home for nearly two decades.

He hails from a long lineage of skilled craftsmen, musicians, artists, and mechanics. As such, he always knew his calling would involve working with his hands. Dr. Chacon was drawn to plastic surgery at a young age because it’s one of the few surgical subspecialties that is as fascinating as it is intricate. The profession requires a distinctive set of skills, considering even the most minor imperfections are virtually impossible to hide in the final results. Due to his passion and natural abilities, he has excelled to be one of the top plastic surgeons in the state of California

Educational Background

Throughout his scholastic career, Dr. Chacon has demonstrated a commitment to education and maximized every opportunity. After earning his high school diploma from Pueblo High School in 1989, he went on to complete his B.S in Physiological Sciences in 1998 at the University of Arizona. He took a few years off and then attended the University of Arizona College of Medicine in Tucson, Arizona from 2001 through 2005. Never settling for mediocrity, Dr. Chacon earned his Master of Business Administration (MBA) in 2009 from the University of Arizona.

At the same time, he completed his first intern/residency in the Department of General Surgery at one of the top plastic surgery institutions of higher learning in the nation — the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). After completing his first residency from 2005 through 2008, he then completed his second residency at UCSF from 2008 through 2010 in the Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. From 2010 through 2011, Dr. Chacon served as the Chief Resident at UCSF’s Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery where he focused on Advanced training in Reconstructive Plastic Surgery:

  • Head & Neck
  • Congenital & Acquired Defects
  • Massive Weight Loss
  • Trauma to the Craniomaxillofacial
  • Breast
  • Hand & Upper Extremity
  • Burn
  • Tissue Transplantation
  • Limb Salvage
  • Microvascular Surgery
  • Wound Care
  • Aesthetic Surgery of Face & Body

Throughout his residencies, he worked alongside and trained with some of the most accomplished surgical minds, technicians, and artists of the time. Driven by the belief that learning and improving is a lifelong journey, he then attended the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California from 2011 through 2012. This 12-month advanced fellowship training and curriculum was approved by the American Society for Plastic Surgery. He served as a fellow of Aesthetic & Breast Surgery and Cosmetic Dermatology as well as an Aesthetic Surgery Instructor with a focus on advanced training in aesthetic plastic surgery of the face and body, including revision surgery:

  • Cosmetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Body & Facial Contouring
  • Cosmetic Medicine
  • Comprehensive Skin Care

Collectively, his extensive education and specialized training place him among the industry’s top cosmetic plastic surgeons.

Areas of Expertise

Dr. Chacon and the staff at Divino Plastic Surgery specialize in a long list of cosmetics and reconstructive surgical procedures, including:

  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Aesthetic Surgery
  • Complex Revision Surgery
  • Total Body Contouring
  • Breast Enhancement 
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift
  • Facelift 
  • Blepharoplasty 
  • Neck Lift
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Liposuction 
  • Botox Injections
  • And more

In addition, patients turn to Dr. Chacon and Divino for comprehensive skin care therapy as well as minimally invasive treatments, including laser therapy. 

In the Media

Dr. Carlos Chacon is experienced in the full spectrum of cosmetic plastic surgery. During his fellowship at Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, he assisted as a plastic surgeon on ABC’s hit primetime show, Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition. On this hit show, overweight participants are tasked with losing half of their body weight through strategic dieting and exercise under the guidance and watchful eye of a trainer. Once the participant lost the necessary amount of weight, many elected to undergo plastic surgery to complete their Extreme Makeover. The surgical procedures included medically necessary and dramatic skin removal surgery. 

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