Travis T Tollefson MD MPH

Dr. Tollefson is Professor and Director of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at the University of California Davis, where he specializes in rhinoplasty, cleft/ pediatric care, facial reconstruction, and facial trauma care. He is the AO Craniomaxillofacial Surgery North American Chair and serves on the Board of Directors of the American Board of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery,  American Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery, and is the Editor-In-Chief for Facial Plastic Surgery and Aesthetic Medicine journal.

Board Certifications

Professional Memberships

California Society of Facial Plastic Surgeons


Advanced Leadership Development Program, UC Davis 2019
The Best Doctors in America, Peer Selected 2017-present
Fellow, Triological Society 2014
Medical Student Research Day, Best Poster (mentor) 2014
Otolaryngology Faculty Teaching Award, UC Davis 2013
UC Davis Biomedical Engineering Senior Design Course
Best Senior Design Award "Orbital Prosthesis Blink Mechanism” 2013
AAO-HNS Foundation Certificate of Honor Award 2012
Peter T Bohan Honored Lecturer, Visiting Professor
University Kansas Dept. of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2011
Changzhi Medical School, Visiting Professorship, Norman Bethune 2011
University of Kansas Medical School
Early Career Achievement in Medicine Alumnus Award 2011
Junior Career Leadership Program (JCLP), UC Davis School of Medicine 2010
Faculty Development Award, University of California Davis 2010- 2011
Leslie Bernstein Grant, Educational & Research Foundation


MPH Harvard
MD University of Kansas
BS Baker University

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