Discover the Valley Institute of Plastic Surgery (V.I.P.S.)
The Valley Institute of Plastic Surgery (V.I.P.S.) offers a wide variety of surgical procedures for the face, breasts, and body. Dr. Chin began V.I.P.S. after he relocated to Fresno in 1993, and since then he has continued to build his surgical practice and medical spa.
Dr. Chin is fortunate to be accompanied by an experienced office staff that upholds his mission and principles. Together, they provide a professional, sympathetic, relatable, and uplifting environment where patients feel comforted, listened to, and cared for.
The Valley Institute of Plastic Surgery provides high-quality services for patients throughout California as well as out of state.Schedule a Consultation With Dr. Chin
Dr. Chin - Director of the Valley Institute of Plastic Surgery (V.I.P.S.)
Mark A. Chin, MD, MPH, is a board-certified plastic surgeon and the director of V.I.P.S. Over the last 25 years, he has helped thousands of men and women achieve their ideal face and body contouring goals. Dr. Chin has extensive training in general surgery, cosmetic surgery, and reconstructive surgery, and he believes in giving back to less fortunate patients. Dr. Chin has made several mission trips to Thailand, Lais, Myanmar, Chile, and Guatemala, and he is the recipient of the 2018 CVLUX Diamond Award due to his extensive philanthropic work at home and abroad.
Meet Our Staff
Martha - Front Office Coordinator/Medical Assistant
Diane - Office Manager
Tina - O.R. Tech/Medical Assistant
Brandie - O.R. Tech/Medical Assistant
Shannon - Aesthetic R.N.
Ali - Physician Assistant/PA-C
Who We Are
For over two decades, Dr. Chin and his dedicated team have been striving to improve public health and their patients’ quality of life. Their work has allowed hundreds of women and men to enhance their self-esteem, increase their physical comfort, and improve their body proportions.
It is the mission of the Valley Institute of Plastic Surgery to maintain a balance between external and internal beauty, and their work has helped patients who have experienced the negative effects of obesity, massive weight loss, breast cancer, pregnancy, and aging.
Dr. Chin and his team take great pleasure in achieving and maintaining the respect, trust, and gratitude of his patients.
At the Valley Institute of Plastic Surgery, we are proud to offer face, breast, and body surgeries as well as noninvasive services through our medical spa—Aspire Medispa.
We assist women and men looking for:
- Breast enhancement, such as breast augmentation, breast lift surgery, breast reduction, and breast revision
- Body enhancement, such as liposuction, tummy tuck, thigh lift, arm lift, post-weight loss surgery, and the Mommy Makeover
- Facial procedures, such as a facelift, brow lift, eyelid lift, and rhinoplasty
- Medical spa services, such as Ultherapy®, laser treatments, dermal fillers, and BOTOX® Cosmetic