Board Certified Trauma Plastic Surgeon

“I take pride in striving for the most minimally invasive approach with the most rapid recovery possible.”

Dr. Justin B. Heller, a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon and a graduate of Yale University School of Medicine, is one of a few doctors in the Antelope Valley area who specializes in both plastic and reconstructive surgery, as well as hand and upper extremity orthopedic surgery.

Between his surgical qualifications and his ability to make his patients feel comfortable from the first consultation, he is a welcome addition to the Antelope Valley and the AVORS team.

Dr. Heller’s patients say he is a skilled “artist.” Whether it is a cosmetic, reconstructive or a hand surgery procedure, Dr. Heller’s warmth and dedication to his patients is apparent. He is passionate about the art of plastic surgery and recognizes that every patient has a unique goal; and he is dedicated to helping them achieve their personal best.

When it comes to Aesthetic (Plastic & Reconstructive) procedures, Dr. Justin Heller strives to enhance beauty with natural looking results. He offers the following procedures:

  • Breast augmentation/breast lift
  • Breast reduction
  • Breast implant replacement and surgery revision
  • Liposuction/mommy makeover/tummy tuck
  • Plastic surgery after weight-loss
  • Face lift/brow lift/eyelid lift/neck lift
  • Facial fat grafting
  • Otoplasty (ear surgery)
  • Rhinoplasty/septoplasty (nasal surgery for breathing or aesthetics)

His non-surgical procedures include:

  • Soft Tissue Fillers: Restylane, Belotero and Radiesse
  • Botox Cosmetic
  • Lip augmentation
  • Skin care: TCA peels, Skin resurfacing

Dr. Justin Heller’s list of specialties in Orthopedics (Hand and Upper Extremity) include:

  • Sports injuries and conditions/tennis and golfer elbow
  • Carpal and cubital tunnel syndrome
  • Trigger finger
  • Tendinitis/arthritis
  • Nerve compression symptoms
  • Wrist and hand pain
  • Fracture management of hand, wrist and forearm
  • Arthroscopic procedures
  • Occupational and work-related injuries
  • Nerve healing and repetitive use injuries

Dr. Justin Heller is always available for his patients to answer any questions or provide guidance.

Contact Dr. Justin Heller: (661) 726-5005

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Dr. Justin B. Heller is currently on staff at Antelope Valley Hospital in Lancaster, California, and Palmdale Regional Medical Center in Palmdale, California.

He is a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon with the American Board of Plastic Surgery, where he achieved the highest honors and was ranked in the 97th percentile among his peers.

Dr. Heller earned his Medical Degree from Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut. He completed a 5-year residency at what is considered by most to be the premier plastic surgery program in the country — the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas. After completing residency, Dr. Heller returned to Southern California for a prestigious fellowship training program in orthopedic hand/upper extremity and microsurgery at the University of California in Irvine under the instruction of world renowned hand surgeons.

Additionally, he participated in a year of craniofacial research fellowship at the University of California in Los Angeles. His undergraduate studies were at the University of California in Los Angeles, where he graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree in physiological science.

For his work in plastic and reconstructive surgery, he has received numerous awards and accolades from Yale University, the University of California, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, and UT Southwestern in Dallas, Texas.

Dr. Heller has authored a large volume of worldwide published papers, book chapters and abstracts, including 31 articles in plastic and reconstructive surgery. He has given over 16 lectures and presentations in multiple countries. He has also traveled the world for Smile Train, an international charity that provides cleft lip and palate surgery to the needy. Currently, Dr. Heller is working on several important studies relating to hand and upper extremity orthopedic surgeries.

A native of Southern California, Dr. Heller enjoys outdoor sports, traveling, restoring cars, and spending time with his family. He is also proficient in Spanish.