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Clyde H. Ishii, MD, FACS

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Clyde H. Ishii, MD, FACS

About Clyde H. Ishii, MD, FACS

On March 31, 2022 Dr. Ishii, Jean, Kerry, Cathy, Paula & Saskia will be starting a new chapter in their lives and reimagining the future. We humbly thank our patients for giving us the great honor of caring for them over the past 36 years. Dr. Ishii will continue to volunteer his time at Shriners Hospital and remain an active member of both The Aesthetic Society & The American Society of Plastic Surgeons.

If you would like your records please contact Dr. Ishii at: [email protected].

Professional Background

Dr. Ishii's reputation for excellence in cosmetic plastic surgery is based on his surgical skills and his ability to meet patient's individual goals for looking their best. His high ethical standards, and integrity, have earned him the distinction of being one of the leading plastic surgeons in Honolulu. After practicing in the islands for the past 33 years he has achieved an extremely loyal patient base and has a very high safety and patient satisfaction rate. Dr. Ishii believes in a team approach, and works closely with his staff, to provide his patients with one-on-one support, comprehensive post-operative follow through and educating them on their individual surgery. To meet the needs of patients seeking change through non-invasive options other treatment modalities are available, such as: Skin Fitness (prescription-strength products), Botox, Soft Tissue Fillers, Laser, etc. The primary goal of this practice is to provide you with safe and excellent results in an environment of trust, caring and understanding.

Dr. Ishii was President of The Aesthetic Society from May 2017 – 2018. Dr. Ishii was the first plastic surgeon, from Hawaii, to achieve this honor in The Aesthetic Society's 50-year history.

Education & Training

Undergraduate Education:
Washington University, St. Louis, MO
B.A. Biology, 12/73
Honors: Deans List 1970-71, 1973

Medical Education:
Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA
1974-1978, M.D. degree, 6/78

Internship (Post MD Year I):
Surgical Internship, University of California, San Diego, 6/78-7/79

Residency (Post MD Year II-V):
General Surgery Residency, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 7/79-6/83
Chief Resident: 7/82-6/83

Residency (Post MD Year VI-VII):
Plastic Surgery Residency, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 7/83-6/85

Fellowship (Post MD Year VIII):
Hand Surgery Fellowship, New York University, New York, NY, 7/85-6/86

Additional Information

Financing Available
Devices Offered
Excel V
Board Certifications
National Board of Medical Examiners - July 1979
American Board of Surgery (ABPS) - September 1984
American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS) - November 1987
Certificate of Added Qualifications in Hand Surgery - October 1993
Society Memberships
The Aesthetic Society
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
Hawaii Plastic Surgery Society
Jurkiewicz Plastic Surgery Society
Muller-Jones Surgical Society
Northwest Society of Plastic Surgeons (NWSPS)

Clyde H. Ishii, MD, FACS