About Dr. Leon
Dr. Leon has spent over seventeen years specializing in all areas of Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery. He has been named one of the 2008 National Top Aesthetic Surgeons. Due to his experience and excellent results in his surgeries, his services are well sought after not only here in the Southwest but also nationwide and in multiple countries.
Dr. Leon earned his medical degree from Falcultad de Medicina Universidad Autonoma de Mexico; completed his Internship at Phoenix Memorial Hospital and completed General Surgery Residency programs at the V.A. Medical Center which is affiliated with The Ohio State University, where he became a Diplomat of the American Board of Surgery.
Dr. Leon was also drafted to serve in the US ARMY, spending part of his time in the Vietnam war. Complementing his extensive medical education Dr. Leon has a long honorable military career, earning the Vietnam War Medal with three clusters, the Bronze Star Medal, the National Defense Medal, and the US Air Force Meritorious Service Medal. He is a former Lieutenant Colonel in the US Army and Air Force.
Dr. Leon later completed a fellowship in Cardio-Thoracic Surgery at Baylor University Medical Center while continuing to serve his country in the US ARMY and US AIRFORCE Reserves. During that time, Dr. Leon completed a Fellowship in Aesthetic and Reconstructive surgery in the Graduate Hospital affiliate to the University of Pennsylvania, becoming a Diplomat of American Board of Cosmetic Surgery.
Dr. Leon’s Medical Memberships:
- Montgomery Medical Society
- Maricopa Medical Society
- Ohio State Medical Society
- Arizona State Medical Society
- Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
- American Academy Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
- Fellow of the American Society of Lipo-Suction Surgery
- Member of the California Cosmetic Surgery Society
Dr. Leon has been in private practice in Cosmetic and Reconstructive surgery in Scottsdale, Arizona since 2001 and serves as Medical director of the New Age Cosmetic Surgery and Laser Center located in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Dr. Leon is licensed in Arizona, Ohio, Virginia and Pennsylvania.