Seattle Board Certified Cosmetic Surgeon

Dr Sobel portraitMeet Dr. Sobel

Dr. Alexander Sobel is an award-winning, double board certified surgeon in cosmetic surgery and Otolaryngology (facial cosmetic surgery) who has performed thousands of cosmetic procedures. He has served as an examiner and Trustee for the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery and received the William K. Miles, M.D. Award, given to the physician with the best score on the written Cosmetic Surgery exam.

Dr. Sobel is proficient in all areas of cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, though he has particular interest in breast and body procedures, such as breast augmentation or body contouring, and cosmetic facial rejuvenation through rhinoplasty, eyelid lift, and facelift procedures.

Dr. Sobel’s Cosmetic Surgery Experience

A Fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, Dr. Sobel has trained several other surgeons in the art of cosmetic surgery.
As a panelist in national academy meetings, Dr. Sobel has lectured on a variety of topics, including facial plastic surgery and breast augmentation.

Dr. Sobel has also published research on the intraoral technique of injectable fillers and autologous fat grafting (also known as fat transfer). This filler method reduces bruising and inflammation, leaves no injection marks, and increases patient comfort after the procedure.

Membership, Accreditation, & Board Certification


Seattle is home to Dr. Sobel’s thriving practice, however he has been recognized by a number of national groups. He holds membership in and/or accreditation by the following professional medical organizations:

  • Board Certified: American Board of Cosmetic Surgery
  • Board Certified: American Osteopathic College of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
  • Physician & Surgeon, State of Washington
  • Diplomate, Examiner, and Trustee, American Board of Cosmetic Surgery
  • Fellow, American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
  • Diplomate, American Osteopathic College of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
  • American Osteopathic Association

Dr. Sobel has hospital privileges at Valley General Hospital and an AAAHC-accredited surgical suite in Bellevue, Washington. Contact our offices and schedule a personalized consultation today!

Anderson Sobel Cosmetic Surgery, Founded by Dr. Stephen Anderson

The high level of patient safety and care that makes up Anderson Sobel Cosmetic Surgery was built and nurtured by Dr. Stephen Anderson’s wealth of knowledge, experience, and skill. Though Dr. Anderson is now retired, Dr. Sobel sustains the same philosophies and ideals to provide patients with safe, successful results.