John Hilinski, MD

Dr. John Hilinski, MD
Dr. John Hilinski, MD


  • Otolaryngology

Areas of Expertise

  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Otolaryngology
3720 Fourth Ave
San Diego, CA 92103

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Languages Spoken

  • English


John M. Hilinski, M.D. brings the latest advances in facial plastic surgery techniques to patients of his private practice in San Diego.

A graduate of Harvard Medical School, Dr. Hilinski completed an internship in general surgery, followed by a five-year residency in head and neck surgery at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) Medical Center. He was then chosen for a prestigious American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship in Chicago, Ill., where he trained in facial cosmetic and reconstructive surgery under internationally renowned surgeon Dean M. Toriumi, M.D.

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Board Certifications

  • American Board of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, 2005
  • American Board of Otolaryngology, Otolaryngology, 2002

Medical Education

  • Harvard Medical School, MD, 1995


  • University of California, San Diego, Internship, General Surgery, 1996


  • University of California, San Diego, Residency, Otolaryngology, 2001


  • University of Illinois at Chicago, Fellowship, Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, 2002
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