Dr. Rovelo is a double board-certified Plastic Surgeon specializing in all forms of aesthetic and reconstructive surgery. During your initial consultation with Dr. Rovelo, she will take the time to listen to your concerns and requests. A unique, individualized, and comprehensive plan to achieve your desired aesthetic goals will be created. Throughout all parts of the process, Dr. Rovelo will be available to answer your questions and to guide you through the journey of becoming your most beautiful self.
Dr. Rovelo’s own journey began with an undergraduate degree from the University of California Los Angeles. Dr. Rovelo graduated from UCLA’s rigorous pre-medical program with a degree in Physiologic Science. Dr. Rovelo then went on to pursue her medical degree at the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California (USC). From there, she went on to complete a five-year General Surgery residency at Louisiana State University in New Orleans. After completion of her residency, she became board certified in General Surgery by the American Board of Surgery.
Dr. Rovelo then returned to Los Angeles to continue her surgical training with a second residency. She was accepted into the highly competitive Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery residency at the University of Southern California (USC). During this residency, she received training in a wide breadth of plastic surgery including aesthetic surgery, reconstructive breast surgery, abdominal reconstruction, hand, and burn surgery. Dr. Rovelo’s training occurred at some of Los Angeles’ premier hospital and training facilities, including LAC-USC County Hospital, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Kaiser Medical Center, and City of Hope. After completion of her Plastic Surgery residency, Dr. Rovelo went on to become board certified in Plastic Surgery by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Rovelo has plastic surgery offices in both Beverly Hills and Whittier, CA. Her Whittier practice is part of the PIH Health System (www.pihhealth/drmillicentrovelo) and has a strong emphasis on breast reconstruction and post-bariatric body contouring. Her Beverly Hills practice is a blend of both aesthetic surgery and breast reconstruction surgery. Dr. Rovelo is also voluntary staff for the USC Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery resident aesthetic clinic, where she provides oversight and guidance for the resident aesthetic clinic and surgeries. Dr. Rovelo has admitting and surgery privileges at multiple hospitals, including Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Providence St. Johns Health Center, Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center, and PIH Whittier.
Despite her rigorous training, Dr. Rovelo understands that everyone benefits from a work-life balance. In her free time, Dr. Rovelo enjoys spending time with her son and with her friends. She loves her home of Los Angeles and loves finding new areas to appreciate and explore. Hiking the canyons, practicing yoga, and finding independent boutiques (and ice cream shops!) are some of her favorite activities.
Dr. Rovelo has a natural eye for beauty and a compelling drive for excellence. She understands the power that beauty and self-confidence can bring to one’s life and well-being. Schedule a complimentary consultation with her to discover how she can assist you with your own unique transformation.