Steven Daines, MD

Steven Daines, MD FACS

Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Double Board Certified in Head and Neck Surgery and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Neck Lift
Eyelid Surgery
Brow Lift
Injectable Treatments
Advanced Skin Care Treatments

About Dr. Daines

Double Board Certified in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery as well as Head and Neck Surgery, Dr. Daines devotes his expertise to achieving elegant, natural results for his patients in a warm, welcoming environment. An expert in an impressive array of surgical and non-surgical rejuvenation procedures, he has become one of the most sought after surgeons in Newport Beach for personalized facial aesthetic enhancement.


He was recognized by Newsweek magazine as one of the ‘Top 100 Plastic Surgeons in the United States’ for both facelift and rhinoplasty. He has been recognized as a Physician of Excellence by the Orange County Medical Association for seven years in a row.


Dr. Daines maintains the trust and loyalty of his patients, who look to him for his talent, expertise, warmth and highly-regarded opinion. He is passionate about making his patients look and feel their best, determining the best course of action to maintain an age appropriate, yet fresh and youthful look.


In addition to his daily work in Rhinoplasty and Facial Rejuvenation, Dr. Daines has been actively involved in research on nasal reconstruction, chronic sinusitis, and the psychological considerations in cosmetic surgery. He has published many papers, as well as given local and national presentations, informing his fellow surgeons about advancements in facial reconstructive surgery.

Personal Philosophy:

“My mission is to deliver exceptional outcomes in three areas: Self-Confidence, Patient Care and Results. I am motivated by a commitment to providing the highest level of care to each of my patients. We strive to make your experience confortable, enjoyable, and hassle-free. From your first phone call to your final follow-up appointment, we want you to feel confident that all of your needs will be met and your questions answered.”

Board Certification

American Board of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery


American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery


Williams Center/Albany Center - Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery


University of Utah, School of Medicine - Head and Neck Surgery


University of California, Irvine - Doctor of Medicine


Brigham Young University - Bachelor of Science

Memberships In Professional Organizations

Diplomate, American Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery


Diplomate, American Board of Otolaryngology


Fellow, American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery


Fellow, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery


Fellow, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery


Fellow, American College of Surgeons

Honors & Awards

Orange County Medical Association Physician of Excellence: 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022 and 2023


Named in America’s Best Plastic Surgeons 2021 by Newsweek magazine, for both Rhinoplasty and Facelift


Real Self Top Doctor


Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society


Basic Science Excellence Award, UC Irvine School of Medicine


Graduated Cum Laude, Brigham Young University


National Merit Scholar


Eagle Scout

Surgical Experience

Surgeon, Skin Cancer and Reconstructive Surgery Center, Newport Beach


Surgeon, The Appearance Center of Newport Beach, Newport Beach


Medical Staff Appointments


Hoag Hospital, 2012 


Saddleback Memorial Medical Center, 2012 


Albany Medical Center, 2011 - 2012


Albany Memorial Hospital, 2011 - 2012


St. Peter’s Hospital, 2011 - 2012

Schedule An Appointment with Dr. Daines

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"Dr. Madorsky, I cannot thank you enough for all your hard work and care. Through your efforts, I have more confidence and a better quality of life."

Newport Beach, CA

"My nose was badly broken and I thought it couldn't be fixed. Dr. Daines performed such an amazing procedure that you would never have known that it had previously been broken. I'm so grateful for him and his kind staff, and how quick and smooth the overall processes went! Thank you so much Dr. Daines!!!"

Newport Beach, CA

"Absolutely fantastic surgeon and staff! After much research, I chose Dr. Daines to perform my surgery. I can now breathe properly for the first time ever, and my sleep quality has vastly improved. I highly, highly recommend!

San Clemente, CA

"I was very apprehensive about having surgery on my eyes. Dr. Karlin helped me to understand what my surgery would involve, and helped me to feel safe and comfortable."

Irvine, CA

"Dr. Madorsky and Staff, Thank you so much for the beautiful job on my face. You truly are a miracle worker and your staff is outstanding."

Newport Beach, CA

"Dr. Madorsky has wonderful energy, is professional, and explains the process with options. I always feel welcome with the staff of the Appearance Center."

Newport Beach, CA

Before & After Photos


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