Dr. Manuel A. Lopez offers his patients the finest in facial reconstructive & plastic surgery techniques to achieve your aesthetic and reconstructive goals. Whether the goal is a subtle change in appearance in order to look more youthful or a complete transformation, Dr. Lopez is dedicated to providing the highest level of comprehensive care for a functional and beautiful result that you can be proud of. Dr. Lopez combines meticulous technical skill with an artistic eye to give you the best possible outcome.
After completing his Bachelor of Science in Physiological Sciences at the University of California at Los Angeles, Dr. Lopez attended medical school at the University of Louisville where he was Summa Cum Laude and Alpha Omega Alpha.
He then did his residency at the University of Cincinnati Department of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery. Dr. Lopez followed his passion and completed a fellowship in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Illinois at Chicago with world-renowned surgeons Dr. Dean Toriumi, Dr. Reagan Thomas, and Dr. Eugene Tardy.
After coming to San Antonio to be the Chief of Facial Plastics at Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio in 2004, Dr. Lopez was deployed to Iraq to be the Head and Neck surgeon at Balad Air Base in 2005.
Dr. Lopez has been inducted onto the national “Best Doctors” list. He has also been selected as a Texas “Super Doctor” by Texas Monthly Magazine and has been awarded the title of San Antonio “Top Doctor” by SA Scene Magazine. He has also been given the Angie’s List Super Service Award for outstanding service provided to his patients. Dr. Lopez created a state of the art center for facial plastic surgery in San Antonio. As a Board Certified Facial Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Lopez’s practice is exclusively dedicated to cosmetic & reconstructive procedures of the face and neck.