Dr. Ronald Philip Chao is a board-certified hair transplant surgeon. He was educated and trained at prestigious institutions, including Yale, Cornell, and UC Berkeley. Additionally, he’s written numerous textbook chapters and peer-reviewed medical journal articles. Topics include plastic and cosmetic surgery, as well as hair transplantation. Ronald Chao has performed numerous seminars and media appearances in his areas of expertise.

Ronald Philip Chao is a cosmetic & hair transplant surgeon with interests in cosmetic surgery, hair transplantation, and minimally invasive aesthetic plastic surgical procedures. His highly-focused and specialized surgical training includes 9 years of post-graduate training after medical school. He completed 18 combined years of medical schooling and training after high school.

Dr. Chao attended medical school at New York Medical College. His residencies include a surgical internship at Yale Medical School. There, he served as chief resident. Additionally, he also attended a plastic surgery residency at The University of Texas at San Antonio. Finally, he attended a cosmetic surgery fellowship at the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery.

His hair transplant fellowship took place at the International Society of Hair Restorative Surgery (ISHRS) / Medical Hair Restoration (MHR). Other surgical research fellowships include Pre-Doctorate Research in Surgery, Cornell University Medical College, Post-Doctorate Research in Plastic Surgery, and Yale University School of Medicine.

Ronald Philip Chao, MD has memberships with the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, the California Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, and the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery. Additionally, he has certifications as Diplomat of the American Board of Surgery, Diplomat of the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery, and is Board Eligible for the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery.

Choose Regen LA for Your Next Hair Transplant

If you suffer from male pattern baldness, thinning hair, patchy baldness, alopecia, or a receding hairline, the team at Regen LA in Redondo Beach is ready to take your call. At Regen LA, you will learn about the options that we offer and the various methods we use to get your hair back. Additionally, you’ll discover that Regen LA offers the best prices on hair transplants in the Los Angeles area.

Regen LA is number one in hair transplant procedures and hair restoring technology such as Laser Cap Me. For a free consultation regarding your options, contact us today at (310) 281-6160.



  • UC Berkely & Yale Trained Surgeon
  • Residency at the University of Texas at San Antonio
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (FAACS)
  • Research Fellowship at Cornell University Medical College

Dr. Ronald Philip Chao is one of the top hair restoration surgeons in the Los Angeles area. For many years, Dr. Chao has delivered results with exceptional patient care, discretion, and pride in his work.


We Take Pride in Our Work

If you’re one of the 80 million Americans suffering from hair loss, look no further. The regenerative medical team at Regen LA suggests learning as much as possible about hair restoration. Find out as much as possible prior to making a decision on how to address your hair loss. Not every procedure is right for everyone.

At Regen LA in Redondo Beach, we pride ourselves in helping our patients choose the best procedure for them. It’s important to thoroughly research your hair restoration doctor before having the procedure performed. Not all doctors are equal and not all are as skilled, focused, or dedicated to performing hair transplant procedures. For your benefit, ask to see “Before & After” photos.

At Regen LA, we’re proud of our results and they can be viewed HERE. Additionally, it’s always a good idea to look into the patient experience. Reviews and testimonials from Regen LA’s assortment of satisfied clients can be viewed HERE.

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Regen LA
1970 S. Prospect Ave., Suite 2
Redondo Beach, CA 90277
(310) 281-6160