The esteemed organization of Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., has named Dr. D. Glynn Bolitho for a third consecutive year as one of its top San Diego plastic surgeons. When Dr. Bolitho heard of the news, he was honored by this recognition and appreciative of being named with other regarded doctors in their respective fields.

Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., has a longstanding history dating back to 1991 for its esteemed “Top Doctor” guides. Its unwavering goal has been to classify the best doctors in their specialized field of medicine and hospitals around the nation.

The rigorous process includes peer nominations as well as a research team of physicians who implement professional evaluations. Described as an intensive exploration protocol, this system creation detects doctors who stand out in terms of all levels of their profession including best patient practices and optimal healthcare.

In recognizing these groups of medical professionals, in turn, individuals are provided with the tools they need to locate the finest healthcare. The goal of this organization is to help those in search of finding the medical care they need from exceptional doctors.

In 2014, 2015 and now 2016, Dr. Bolitho was chosen as one of the organization’s “Regional Top Doctors,” a designation which resulted from a nomination of his peers in his metropolitan area. According to Castle Connolly, even though Dr. Bolitho has been named top doctor in previous years, he is still subject to a rigorous screening and examination process. Previous distinctions are not a guarantee for future distinctions.

Serving his second consecutive year as Chief of Plastic Surgery at Scripps Memorial Hospital, La Jolla, Dr. Bolitho also fulfills a non-salaried appointment as Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery at the University of California in San Diego.

Highly regarded in the field of plastic and reconstructive surgery, Dr. Bolitho is quadrupled certified in the United States, Canada, Great Britain, and South Africa. Additionally, Dr. Bolitho pursued his plastic surgery fellowship training at Emory University in Atlanta. Following his appointment in a full-time faculty position, Dr. Bolitho established his La Jolla private practice in 2000.

Dr. Bolitho remains an active member of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, and the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons.

In light of the recent Castle Connolly Top Doctor announcement, Dr. Bolitho feels fortunate to be in the company of such other talented and dedicated medical professionals who help enhance the field of medicine and patient care.

Dr. Bolitho and his team can be reached at (858) 458-5100, by e-mail at [email protected] or through his website at

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