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Gary J. Alter, MD

  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Plastic Surgery, UCLA
  • Board Certified Plastic Surgeon
  • Board Certified Urologist
  • Member, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Member, American Association of Plastic Surgeons
  • Member, American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
  • Member, American Urological Association
  • Member, Society of Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgeons

BOARD CERTIFICATION

American Board of Plastic Surgery
American Board of Urology

EDUCATION

University of California- Berkeley
UCLA School of Medicine (M.D.)

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENT

Assistant Clinical Professor of Plastic Surgery,
UCLA School of Medicine,
Los Angeles, CA

MEDICAL TRAINING

Surgery Resident, UCLA
Urology Resident, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston,Texas
Plastic Surgery Fellow, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
Fellow in Genitourinary Reconstruction and Plastic Surgery,
Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine, Norfolk, Virginia

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Olympia Hospital, Los Angeles, CA

BOOK

Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery of the External Genitalia
Editors Gary J. Alter and Richard M. Ehrlich, W.B. Saunders and Co, Philadelphia. 1999

PUBLICATIONS

Alter GJ. Commentary on : The Safe Labiaplasty: A study of nerve density in labia minora and its implications. Aesth Surg J. 2016

Alter GJ. Commentary on: The Safety of Aesthetic Labiaplasty: A Plastic Surgery Experience.
Aesth Surg J. 2015:10:1093

Alter GJ. Response to “Going in the Wrong Direction with Monsplasty”. Aesth Surg J. 2013; 33:1210

Alter GJ. Pubic contouring after Massive Weight Loss in Men and Women: Correction of Hidden Penis, Mons Ptosis, and Labia Majora Enlargement. Plas Reconst Surg, 2012:130:936-947

Mirzabeigi MN, Jandali S, Mettel, RK, Alter GJ. The nomenclature of “Vaginal Rejuvenation” and elective vulvovaginal plastic surgery. Aesth Surg J. 2011; 31:723-724

Alter GJ, Salgado CJ, Chim, H. Aesthetic surgery of the male genitalia. Semin Plast Surg 2011;25:189-195

Alter GJ. Labia minora reconstruction using clitoral hood flaps, wedge excisions, and YV advancement flaps. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011; 127:2356-2363

Alter GJ: Comparison of Wedge versus Straight-Line Reduction Labioplasty. Reply Letter to the editor. Plast Reconstr Surg. 125:1046-1047, 2010

Alter GJ: Management of the mons pubis and labia majora in the massive weight loss patient. Aesth Surg J. 29:432-442, 2009

Alter, GJ: Aesthetic labia minora and clitoral hood reduction using extended central wedge resection. Reply to letter to the editor. Plast Reconstr Surg. 124:337-338, 2009

Alter GJ: Aesthetic labia minora and clitoral hood reduction using extended central wedge resection. Plast Reconstr Surg. 122:1780, 2008

Alter GJ: Correction of penoscrotal web: Surgical techniques; J Sex Med; 4:844-847, 2007

Alter, GJ. Aesthetic labia minora reduction with inferior wedge resection and superior pedicle flap reconstruction. (Letter) Plast. Reconst. Surg. 120(1): 358, 2007

Alter GJ. Surgery to correct hidden penis; Surgical techniques. J Sex Med. 3:939-942 2006

Alter, GJ. Central wedge nymphectomy with a 90-degree Z-plasty for aesthetic reduction of the labia minora. Letter to the editor. Plast. Reconstr. Surg. 115: 2144, 2005

Editorial comment in Yearbook of Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery 2004 on “A new technique for augmentation phalloplasty: albugineal surgery with bilateral saphenous grafts-three years of experience”, page 214

Pryor j, Akkus E, Alter G, Jordan G, Lebret T, Levine L, Mulhall J, Perovic S, Stackl W. “Priapism”. J Sex Med. 2004 Jul:1(1):116-20. Review

Pryor j, Akkus E, Alter G, Jordan G, Lebret T, Levine L, Mulhall J, Perovic S, Stackl W. “Peyronie’s Disease”. J Sex Med. 2004 Jul:1(1):110-5. Review

Editorial comment in Yearbook of Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery 2002 on Penile Lengthening, page 215-216

Alter GJ and Ehrlich RM: “ A new technique for correction of the hidden penis in adults and children”, Journal of Urology 161:455, 1999

Alter GJ. “Penile enhancement surgery”, Techniques in Urology, 4:70, 1998

Alter GJ. “A new technique for aesthetic labia minora reduction”, Anna of Plast Surg 40:287, 1998

Alter GJ, Greisman J, Werthman PE, Seid AS, Joseph BJ. “Use of prefabricated tunica vaginalis fascia flap to reconstruct the tunica albuginea after recurrent penile prosthesis extrusion”,; Jour of Urology 159:128,1998

Alter GJ. “Reconstruction of deformities resulting from penile enlargement surgery”, Journ of Urol 158:2153, 1997

RE:Complications of penile lengthening and augmentation seen at 1 referral center”, Letter to the editor. Journal of Urology 156:1784, 1996

“Penis enhancement”, Gary J. Alter; Aesthetic Surgery Quarterly Vol 16:226, 1996

“Penis enhancement”, Gary J. Alter; Advances in Urology Vol 9, p 225-254, 1996, Mosby, Chicago

“Penis enhancement”, Gary J. Alter; AUA Update Series, Lesson 12, Volume XV: p 99-100, 1996, American Urological Association; Houston, Texas,

“Split thickness skin graft urethroplasty and tunica vaginalis flaps for failed hypospadias repairs”, Richard M. Ehrlich and Gary J. Alter; Journal of Urology 155:131, 1995

“Augmentation phalloplasty”, Gary J. Alter; Urologic Clinics of North America Vol 22, N 4, p 887-902 November 1995, W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia

“Prosthetic implantation after phallic construction”, Gary J. Alter, David A. Gilbert, Steven M. Schlossberg, Gerald N. Jordan; Microsurgery 16:322, 1995

“Use of tunica vaginalis in hypospadias cripples”, Richard Ehrlich, Gary J. Alter; Society for Pediatric Urology Newsletter September 26, 1994

“Total phallic reconstruction”, Guy Trengove-Jones and Gary J. Alter; Dialogues in Pediatric Urology Vol 18, No 3, 4-6, 1995

“Penile implantation in total phalloplasty”, Gerald Jordan, Gary J. Alter, David Gilbert, Charles Horton; Journal of Urology 152: 410, 1994

“Buried penis as a contraindication for circumcision”, Gary J. Alter, Charles E. Horton, Charles E, Horton, Jr.; Journal of the American College of Surgeons 178:487, 1994

“Hemangioma of the penis and scrotum”, Gary J. Alter, Guy Trengove-Jones, Charles E.
Horton, Jr.; Urology August 1993

“Experience with vaginal reconstruction utilizing the modified Singapore flap”, John E. Woods, Gary J. Alter, N. Bradly Meland, Karl Podratz; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 90:270, 1992

BOOK

Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery of the External Genitalia, Editors Gary J. Alter and Richard M. Ehrlich, W.B. Saunders and Co, Philadelphia. 1999

BOOK CHAPTERS

Alter GJ. Aesthetic Genital Surgery. IN: Neligan P and Warren RJ editors. Plastic Surgery. 3rd Edition, Vol. 2, Chapter 31. Elsevier Publishing 2012, London pp 655-677

Alter GJ. Female Aesthetic Genital Surgery: Labia minora, Labia majora, Mons pubis lift. In: Nahai F, editor. The Art of Aesthetic Surgery: Principles and Techniques, 2nd Edition, Chapter 86. St. Louis, MO: Quality Medical Publishing, Inc; 2011 pp `3097-3123

Alter GJ. Male Genital Anomalies; Congenital., Male Genital Anomalies: Acquired., Female Genital Anomalies: Congenital., Female Genital Anomalies: Acquired. In: Marsh JL, and Perlyn CA, editors. Decision Making in Plastic Surgery, 2nd Edition. St. Louis, MO: Quality Medical Publishing, Inc. 2010. Pp154-163

“Reconstruction of the penis for Complications of Penile Enlargement Surgery”, Gary J. Alter, In Glenn’s Urologic Surgery, Editors Sam D. Graham, Jr. and Thomas E. Keane. Chapter 82, pp 537-543. Wolters Kluwer/ Lippincott Williams &Wilkins, Philadelphia 2010

“Aesthetic Genital Surgery”, Gary J. Alter, In Plastic Surgery, second edition, Vol. VI, pp 389-410, Editors Stephen J. Mathes and Vincent R. Hentz: WB Saunders And Co., Philadelphia

“Priapism, Peyronie’s Disease, Penile Reconstructive Surgery”, Pryor J, Akkus E, Alter, G, Jordan G, Lebret, T, Levine L, Mulhall, J, Perovic S, Ralph D, Stackl, W. In Sexual Medicine-Sexual Dysfunctions in Men and Women, Editors Lue T, Basson R, Rosen R, Giuliano,F, Khoury S, Montorsi F. 2nd International Consultation on Sexual Dysfunctions, Paris, France 2004

“Complications of Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery of the Penis”, Gary J. Alter, In Complications of Urologic Surgery, Prevention and Management, Editors Samir S. Taneja, Robert B. Smith, and Richard M. Ehrlich. Chapter 47, pp 532-541. WB Saunders and Co.. Philadelphia 2001

“Penile prosthesis implantation after total phalloplasty” Gary J. Alter, Gerald J. Jordan, David A. Gilbert. In Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery of the External Genitalia, Editors Gary J. Alter and Richard M. Ehrlich, W.B. Saunders and Co, Philadelphia. 1999

“Aesthetic surgery of the male genitalia” Gary J. Alter: In Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery of the External Genitalia, Editors Gary J. Alter and Richard M. Ehrlich, W.B. Saunders and Co, Philadelphia. 1999

“Female aesthetic genital surgery, Part II: Aesthetic labia minora reduction”, Gary J. Alter: In Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery of the External Genitalia, Editors Gary J. Alter and Richard M. Ehrlich, W.B. Saunders and Co, Philadelphia. 1999

“Skin graft urethroplasty and tunica vaginalis flaps for failed hypospadias repairs”. Richard M. Ehrlich and Gary J. Alter. In Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery of the External Genitalia, Editors Gary J. Alter and Richard M. Ehrlich, W.B. Saunders and Co, Philadelphia. 1999

“Buried penis”. Richard M. Ehrlich and Gary J. Alter: In Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery of the External Genitalia, Editors Gary J. Alter and Richard M. Ehrlich, W.B. Saunders and Co, Philadelphia. 1999

“Treatment of penile and testicle amputations”, Philip Werthman and Gary J. Alter,: In Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery of the External Genitalia, Editors Gary J. Alter and Richard M. Ehrlich, W.B. Saunders and Co, Philadelphia. 1999

“Adult Genital Plastic Surgery”, Gary J. Alter, In Handbook of Plastic Surgery, Editors Steven Greer, Prosper Benhaim, et al., Macel Dekker, New York 2004

“Pediatric Genital Plastic Surgery”, Gary J. Alter, In Handbook of Plastic Surgery, Editors Steven Greer, Prosper Benhaim, et al., Macel Dekker, New York 2004

BOOK CHAPTER PENDING

Alter GJ. Contouring of the female and male genitalia. In: Aly A. et al. editor. The Art of Body Contouring: A Comprehensive Approach. Quality Medical Publishing, Inc. St. Louis

Alter GJ. Discussion on chapter on “Fermale aesthetic plastic surgery”. In: Cohen M and Thaller S, editors. Unfavorable Results in Plastic Surgery. CRC Press.

Alter GJ. Aesthetic Genital Surgery. IN: Neligan P and Warren RJ editors. Plastic Surgery. 4rd Edition, Elsevier Publishing. London

MEDICAL PRESENTATIONS

“Discussion of “Avoidance of labiaplasty complications and indications for revision labiaplasty”. Gary J. Alter. Presented at panel ”Incorporating labiaplasty into your practice: Tips for success”. at American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons’ Annual meeting 2016, Las Vegas, NV. April 6, 2016

“Labiaplasty and Female Aesthetic Genital Surgery”, Gary J. Alter, Teaching course at American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons’ Annual meeting 2016, Las Vegas, NV. April 4, 2016

“The different approaches to intimate surgery” and “The treatment of buried penis”. Gary J. Alter, Presented at XVII Simposio Internacional de Cirurgia Plastica and III Body Contour, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. March 19, 2016.

“Male Genital Plastic Surgery”. Gary J. Alter, Presented at University of Southern California Department of Urology Grand Rounds, February 19, 2016

“Female Aesthetic Genital Surgery. Gary J. Alter, Presented at panel “Vaginal Rejuvenation” at the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons’ Annual Meeting 2015, Montreal, Canada, May 17, 2015.

“Labiaplasty and Female Aesthetic Genital Surgery”, Gary J. Alter, Teaching course at American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons’ “Annual Meeting 2015, Montreal, Canada, May 16, 2015

“Female Genital Aesthetic Surgery”, Gary J. Alter, Presented at Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine, and Urogenital Reconstruction (SUFU) Winter Meeting. Phoenix, AZ February 28, 2015

“Female Genital Aesthetic Surgery: Plastic Surgeon or Gynecologist” and “Reconstruction of deformities from failed labiaplasties”. Presented at panel “Cosmetic Gynecology”. at the 1st Aesthetic and Anti-Aging Medicine World Congress (AMWC) Latin America, Medellin, Colombia. November 29, 2014

“Hidden Penis Treatment, Scrotum Reduction, and Penoscrotal Web”: “ Post-enlargement Deformities of the Penis”, “Male to Female Sexual Reassignment Surgery”. Presented at panel “Cosmetic Urology and Sex Change” at the 1st Aesthetic and Anti-Aging Medicine World Congress (AMWC) Latin America, Medellin, Colombia. November 28, 2014

“Female Genital Aesthetic Surgery”, Gary J. Alter, Presented at panel “Genital Surgery-In Your practice” at the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery 22nd Congress, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil September 22, 2014

“Female Genital Aesthetic Surgery”, Gary J. Alter, Guest speaker at Illinois Society of Plastic Surgery. Chicago, Ill August 21, 2014

“Labiaplasty” and “Correction of the Hidden Penis”. Gary J. Alter, Presented at the American Society of Plastic Surgery Breast Surgery and Body Contouring Symposium. Santa Fe, New Mexico August 9, 2014

“Labia minora and majora remodeling”. Gary J. Alter. Instructional course. Presented at the American Society of Plastic Surgery Breast Surgery and Body Contouring Symposium. Santa Fe, New Mexico August 9, 2014

“Labiaplasty and Female Aesthetic Genital Surgery”, Gary J. Alter, M.D. Teaching course at American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons’ “Aesthetic Meeting 2014, San Francisco, CA, April 26, 2014

“Surgical management of the transgender early to mid-adolescent”. Gary J. Alter . In mini-symposium. “How young is too young? Clinical, ethical and surgical management of the transgender early adolescent”. Presented at the World Professional Association for Transgender Health Symposium. Bangkok, Thailand. February 16, 2014.

“Labia minora and labia majora reductions”. Gary J. Alter, Presented at the American Society of Plastic Surgery/American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Breast Surgery and Body Contouring Symposium. Santa Fe, New Mexico August 24, 2013

“Hidden penis and scrotum reduction”. Gary J. Alter. Instructional course. Presented at the American Society of Plastic Surgery/American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Breast Surgery and Body Contouring Symposium. Santa Fe, New Mexico August 24, 2013

“Primary aesthetic female genital surgery: labia minora, labia majora, clitoral hood, clitoris”; Management of mons descent”; “Male to female sexual reassignment”, “Buried penis”: “Male aesthetic genital surgery: scrotal enlargement, penoscrotal web, penile and scrotal skin grafts, reconstruction of penile enlargement”; “Female genital reconstructive surgery”. Gary J. Alter. Presented at 36th Annual Australasian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Conference, Port Douglas, Australia. July 8-13, 2013

“Correction of the Buried Penis in Adults and Children”, “Scrotum Reduction, Genital Skin Grafts, and Correction of Penoscrotal Web”, “Male for Female Sexual reassignment”, and “Female Aesthetic Genital Surgeries”. Gary J. Alter. Presented at 10th Turkish National Andrology Congress, Bodrum, Turkey. May 29-June 1, 2013

“Transgender Aesthetic Surgery” and “Female Genital Aesthetic Surgery”. Gary J. Alter, Presented at “The Aesthetic Show”. Las Vegas, NV. May 17 and 18.

“Management of Buried Penis”, Gary J. Alter, Presented at Sexual Medicine Society of North America, 20th Annual Scientific Program. In association with the American Urological Association, San Diego, CA, May 4, 2013

“Panel: Incorporating Genital Surgery into your Practice”, Gary J. Alter. Presented at American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons’ “Aesthetic Meeting 2013 New York, NY, April 15, 2013

“Labiaplasty and Female Aesthetic Genital Surgery”, Gary J. Alter, M.D. Teaching course at American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons’ “Aesthetic Meeting 2013 New York, NY, April 13, 2013

“Male to Female Sexual Reassignment Surgery”. Gary J. Alter. Presented at the World Meeting on Sexual Medicine 2012, Surgery Symposium Video Course, Chicago, Il August 26, 2012

“Female Genital Aesthetic Surgery” Gary J. Alter, Presented at the Aesthetic Dinner Conference, UCLA Division of Plastic Surgery, Los Angeles, CA December 13, 2011

“Video: Labia Reduction”, “Labia Reduction and Clitoropexy: Techniques, Complications, and Women’s Expectations”, “Penile Enlargement and Elongation: Male Expectations, Results, and Complications”. Gary J. Alter, Presented at the Cutting Edge 2011: Advanced Body Sculpting Head to Foot. 31st Aesthetic Surgery Symposium, Sponsored by American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, The American Society of Plastic Surgeons, International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. New York, New York. December 1,2,3, 2011

“Male Genital Aesthetic Surgery”. Gary J. Alter, Presented at the American Society of Plastic Surgery/American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Breast Surgery and Body Contouring Symposium. Santa Fe, New Mexico August 27, 2011

“Female Genital Aesthetic Surgery”. Gary J. Alter, Presented at the American Society of Plastic Surgery/American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Breast Surgery and Body Contouring Symposium. Santa Fe, New Mexico August 27, 2011

“Labia minora reduction”. Instructional course. Gary J. Alter, Given at the American Society of Plastic Surgery/American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Breast Surgery and Body Contouring Symposium. Santa Fe, New Mexico August 27, 2011

“Surgical management of the buried penis in children and adults”, Gary J. Alter, Presented at the Society of Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgeons, General Membership Annual Scientific Session in association with the American Urological Association, San Francisco, CA May 30, 2010

“Aesthetic Genital Surgery in Adolescents”, Gary J. Alter, Presented at web symposium “Surgical Problems in Pediatric Gynecology”, Case Western University, September 10, 2009

“Debate: Timing and Approaches to Vulvoplasty and Vaginoplasty: Gary J. Alter, Presented at web symposium “Surgical Problems in Pediatric Gynecology”, Case Western University, September 10, 2009

“Penile Enhancement Surgery: Historical and Current Aspects”, Gary J. Alter, Presented at the Sexual Medicine Society of North America Annual Meeting at the American Urological Association meeting, April 26, 2009, Chicago Illinois

“Genital Plastic Surgery”, presented in the Special Seminar, “ Cosmetic Rehabilitation of the Post-Bariatric Patient”, Gary J. Alter, American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Annual Meeting, May 2, 2008, San Diego, California

“Female Genital Aesthetic Surgery” presented in “Panel: Genital Rejuvenation and Reconstruction: Fringe Procedure or New Frontier, Gary J. Alter, American Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, October 31, 2007, Baltimore, Maryland

“Hidden penis surgery”,” Labia Minora Reduction”, “Male to Female reassignment surgery” , Gary J. Alter, Presented at First International Course about Aesthetic Genital surgery Male and Female, February 15,16,17. 2007. Sponsored by Centro Medico Teknon, Barcelona, Spain
Live Surgery “Labia minora reduction”, Gary J Alter, Performed at First International Course about Aesthetic Genital surgery Male and Female, February 17, 2007. Sponsored by Centro Medico Teknon, Barcelona, Spain

“Female Genital Aesthetic Surgery”, “Complications of Penile Enlargement Surgery”, “Male to Female Sexual Reassignment”. Presented at Vll International Symposium on Plastic Surgery, March 24-26, 2006, Sao Paolo, Brazil, Sponsored by Brazilian Society of Plastic Surgeons.

“Male Genital Plastic Surgery”, Gary J. Alter, M.D. Presented at Kaiser Permanente 2005 Urology Symposium, Santa Barbara, CA October 23, 2005

“Plastic Surgery of the External Genitalia”, Gary J. Alter, Visiting Professor, Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, CA, September 21, 2005

Debater of the “Point-Counterpoint: Surgery Aimed to Modify Penile Dimensions YES OR NO” during the 11th World Congress of the International Society for Sexual and Impotence Research, Buenos Aires, Argentina, October 21, 2004

Participant on committee for international standards for “Priapism, Peyronie’s Disease, and Penile Reconstructive Surgery” at 2nd International Consultation on Erectile and Sexual Dysfunctions; Co-sponsored by International Consultation on Urological Diseases, World Health Organization, International Society of Urology, and International Society for Sexual and Impotence Research. Paris, France, June 28-July 1, 2003.

“Plastic Surgery of the Male Genitalia”, Gary J. Alter: Presented at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 21st Annual Urology Day, Los Angeles, CA, October 21, 1999

“Penile enhancement surgery”, Gary J. Alter; Presented at the Lipoplasty Society 15th Annual Scientific Program, San Francisco, CA, September 20, 1997

“Reconstruction of deformities resulting from penile enlargement surgery”, Gary J. Alter; Presented at the American Urological Association 92nd Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, April 16, 1997

“Penile enhancement surgery” Update 1997”, Gary J. Alter; Presented at the Society for the Study of Impotence Fourth Annual Meeting at the American Urological Association 92nd Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, April 12, 1997

“Plastic surgery of the genitalia and penile augmentation”, Gary J. Alter; Presented at the Annual Mayo Clinic Update on Plastic Surgery, Phoenix, Arizona, February 25, 1995

“Plastic surgery of the male genitalia”, Gary J. Alter; Presented at Los Angeles Association of Plastic Surgeons, February 21. 1995

“Mesh skin graft urethroplasty for hypospadias cripples”, Richard M. Ehrlich, Gary J. Alter; Presented at 70th Annual Meeting of Western Section American Urological Association, Seattle, WA, August 21, 1994

“Grafts in penile reconstruction” and “Total phallic reconstruction”, Gary J. Alter; Panelist at INNOVATIONS IN UROLOGY , American Urology Association Postgraduate Course, Seattle, WA, August 20, 1994

“The use of dermal-fat grafts in penile augmentation surgery”, Gary J. Alter; Presented at the Society For The Study Of Impotence First Annual Meeting at the American Urological Association 89th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, May 14, 1994.

“Surgery of the male genitalia”, Gary J. Alter; Presented at combined meeting of the San Diego Plastic Surgery Society and the San Diego Urological Association, San Diego, CA, May 5, 1994

“Penile implantation in total phalloplasty”, Gerald Jordan, Gary J. Alter, D. Gilbert, C. Horton; Presented at the Annual Meeting of American Urological Association, May, 1993

“The Modified Singapore Flap in Vaginal Reconstruction”, John E. Woods and Gary J. Alter:
Presented at Seventieth Annual Meeting of American Association of Plastic Surgeons, San Antonio, Texas, April 17, 1991

“Experience with vaginal reconstruction utilizing the modified Singapore flap”, John E, Woods, Gary J. Alter, N. Bradly Meland, Karl Podratz;
Presented by Gary J. Alter at the American Association of Plastic Surgeons annual
meeting, San Antonio, Texas, April, 1991
Presented at Midwestern Association of Plastic Surgeons, St. Louis, Missouri, May 1991
Presented at Plastic Surgery Senior Resident’s Conference, Montreal, Quebec, May, 1992

SIXTH BIENNIAL INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON CORPUS CAVERNOSUM REVASCULARIZATION AND THIRD BIENNIAL WORLD MEETING ON IMPOTENCE.
Boston, Massachusetts, October 1988.

PAPER PRESENTATIONS

  • “Comparison of penile systolic pressures and duplex sonography assessment of arteriogenic impotence”, Gary J Alter, Harold B. Rose
  • “Results of American Medical Systems model 700 inflatable penile prosthesis”, Gary J. Alter.
  • “Penile systolic pressures, pulse volumes combined with quantified ergometry in non-invasive assessment of vasculogenic impotence”, Gary J. Alter, Harold B. Rose
  • “An algorithmic approach to comprehensive assessment of the sexually dysfunctional male”, Harold B. Rose, Gary J. Alter

SEXUAL SCIENCE: BRIDGING THE DISCIPLINES WITH THE MASTER CLINICIANS.
UCLA Extension and School of Medicine, February 1987, Los Angeles, California Conference Co-Director.
Presentations of:

  1. Penile Prosthesis; Review and Update
  2. Peyronie’s Disease and Reconstructive Surgery
  3. Evaluating Impotence by History and Physical

“Results of American Medical Systems model 700 inflatable penile prosthesis”, Gary J. Alter; Presented at Western Section of American Urological Association, 1988, San Francisco, CA

“An algorithmic approach to comprehensive assessment of the sexually dysfunctional male”, Harold B. Rose, Gary J. Alter, et al.; San Diego Symposium on Non-Invasive Diagnostic Techniques in Vascular Disease, 1988

“Penile systolic pressures, pulse volumes combined with quantified ergometry in non-invasive assessment of vasculogenic impotence”, Gary J. Alter, Harold B. Rose, et al.; Presented at Second International Symposium, London, England 1986, American Urological Association 1987, Western Section of American Urological Association 1987.

“Results of American Medical Systems model 700 inflatable penile prosthesis”, Gary J. Alter; Presented at Western Section of American Urological Association, 1987, Kona, Hawaii

VISITING PROFESSOR

Mayo Clinic, Division of Plastic Surgery, Rochester, MN, June 16, 2008

University of California, San Diego, Division of Plastic Surgery, San Diego, CA 2005

AWARD

Best Reconstruction Paper at Plastic Surgery Senior Resident’s Conference, Montreal, Quebec,
May 1992

Feel welcome to contact Beverly Hills/Manhattan Plastic Surgeon Dr. Gary Alter to make an appointment at either his Beverly Hills, California or Manhattan, New York Plastic Surgery Office: (310) 275-5566 or email the Plastic Surgeon at altermd@altermd.com.