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David L. Mobley, MD

MEET DR. MOBLEY

With more than 27 years of experience in the field of plastic surgery, board-certified Sarasota, FL cosmetic surgeon, Dr. David L. Mobley is well known for creating dramatic surgical improvements while maintaining a natural appearance. Sarasota physicians voted him a “Top Doctor” for “Plastic Surgery”, and he has received Castle Connolly’s “America’s Top Doctors” recognition continuously every year since 2007. Most recently, he received the Vitals’ Top 10 Award and America’s Most Honored Professionals Award, both given to only the top 1% of American physicians.

MEET DR. MOBLEY

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Patient Leah outside on beach

SKILLS AND SPECIALTIES

Dr. Mobley focuses his plastic surgery practice on cosmetic surgery of the face and breasts.  He has performed over 2,000 facelifts, often combined with other forms of facial rejuvenation including, eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty), browlifts, rhinoplasty, fractional CO2 laser (facial wrinkle removal) and facial fat grafting.  He is also a highly skilled cosmetic breast surgeon and offers breast enlargement with state-of-the-art cohesive gel implants, as well as breast lifts (mastopexy), and breast reduction surgery.  His modern breast lifts are performed with a minimal incision and often incorporate a new absorbable (Galaflex) mesh for added support.    Dr. Mobley also performs non-invasive procedures on a daily basis, including Botox®, Dysport® and the entire spectrum of dermal fillers to add facial volume and correct wrinkles and lines.

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Dr. Mobley received his B.S. degree at Texas A&M University, and completed requirements for his M.D. degree at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. After completing his surgical internship at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri, he moved to Richmond, Virginia in 1987 where he completed a four-year residency in Otolaryngology (ENT) at the Medical College of Virginia. Dr. Mobley completed a full plastic surgery residency and micro-vascular surgery fellowship in 1993 at L.S.U. Medical Center in New Orleans. Seeking advanced training in cosmetic surgery, Dr. Mobley completed an additional one-year fellowship where he received specialized, intensive training in cosmetic procedures of the face, breast and body.

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Dr. Mobley: My Philosophy

CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENSES

Dr. Mobley is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and the American Board of Otolaryngology. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS). Dr. Mobley is a member of the prestigious American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society For Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and the American Society of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Mobley holds active staff appointments at Sarasota Memorial Hospital, Sarasota Plastic Surgery Center and Cape Surgery Center.

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patient stories: Why i chose Dr. Mobley

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Patient Pauldie before and after neck lift
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Patient Leah smiling
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Additional Privileges

Sarasota Memorial Hospital

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Sarasota Memorial Hospital was ranked #1 on the Suncoast in the 2015-16 Best Hospitals report, by U.S. New & World Report for overall patient safety, quality and care. Our Sarasota plastic surgeons are proud to hold full medical privileges here, which is one of Sarasota’s largest employers. With more than 819 beds, 4,000 staff members, 800 physicians and 1,000+ volunteers, Sarasota Memorial remains the only local hospital consistently ranked as the region’s finest. This facility is a full-service health system offering specialized outpatient care for our cosmetic surgeons. With too many awards and recognitions to list here, our surgeon’s are privileged to perform a variety of procedures at Sarasota Memorial where they know their patients are in outstanding hands.

Cape Surgery Center

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Our Sarasota plastic surgery team is proud to hold medical privileges at The Cape Surgery Center at Sarasota Memorial. This outpatient, same-day surgery center is a state-of-the-art facility where elective procedures are performed. High quality care, outstanding medical technology, and a patient-centered atmosphere is what makes The Cape a preferred place to perform surgery for many surgeons across Sarasota. Although ambulatory surgery is commonplace today, the Cape remains the community leader as a multi-specialty center for outpatient surgery.