Plastic Surgery Associates of Redding

Miguel A. Mendez-Fernandez, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Providing the best in plastic surgery care since 1986


“Perfection is the goal, but the patient is reality.”

About Dr. Mendez

Dr. Mendez was born and raised in Mexico City, Mexico. He was in private practice in Houston from 1986-1990 and has been in private practice in Redding since 1990. Dr. Mendez served on the editorial boards of two plastic surgery journals and has published over 24 papers on plastic surgery subjects.

Interests and Hobbies

Dr. Mendez is passionate about good food and wine, and enjoys collecting antique German beer steins. His collection has grown to over 1,600 steins. He also enjoys hunting for unusual antiques or vintage collectibles in garage sales, estate sales, and antique shops.

Dr. Mendez’s teaching activities include:

Assistant Instructor in Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine 1975-1978

Clinical Instructor in Plastic Surgery
Univ. of California, San Diego 1984-1990

Clinical Instructor Plastic & Reconstr. Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine 1986-1990

Assistant Clinical Professor
Univ. of California, Davis 1991-Present

Dr. Mendez is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is a member of the following organizations: