Professional Statement

Dr. Joy is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons - an association of surgeons founded in 1913 in order to elevate the standards of surgical education and practice. She is certified as a plastic surgeon by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, the only board recognized by the American Board of Medical Specialties to certify physicians who have specialized in plastic surgery. In addition, she is certified as a general surgeon by The American Board of Surgery, Inc. Dr. Joy was the first graduating woman plastic surgeon from the University of California, Irvine, Plastic Surgery Department. Dr. Joy served as Clinical Professor of Plastic Surgery at the University of California, Irvine, from 1980 to 1993. She served as chairman for the Plastic Surgery Division of Long Beach Memorial Medical Center 1992-1994.


47 years






Dr. Connie Joy Plasticare Surgery Center920 East Wardlow RoadLong Beach, CA 90807


  • Other

Areas (15)

  • Arm
  • Body
  • Breasts
  • Cheek
  • Chin
  • Ear
  • Eyebrow
  • Face
  • Forehead
  • Hair
  • Lower Eyelid
  • Nose
  • Skin
  • Thigh
  • Upper Eyelid

Education & Affiliations

Education & Training

  • Residency


    University of California, Irvine - College of Medicine

  • Undergraduate School

    University of California-Riverside

  • Graduate School

    University of California-San Diego, School of Medicine

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery - General

Professional Memberships

  • American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons

Hospital Affiliations

  • Community Hospital of Long Beach

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