Dr. Steven Williams Founder & Lead Plastic Surgeon

Steven Williams, MD is a board-certified Oakland plastic surgeon at Tri Valley Plastic Surgery. He leads the Tri Valley Plastic Surgery team, providing outstanding cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. His education and training were exclusively completed at Ivy League institutions, including Dartmouth for college and Yale University for medical school and residency training.

About Dr. Steven Williams

Dr. Williams specializes in cosmetic surgery of the face, body, and breast. Tri Valley Plastic Surgery remains are one of the busiest practices for breast augmentation and continue to be leaders in body contouring, offering patients techniques like minimally painful tummy tucks and autologous fat transfer to enhance curves in areas like the hips, buttocks, and breasts.

Dr. Steven Williams is a passionate plastic surgery professional with a decade of hands-on expertise in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. He occupies leadership roles at the local, state and national levels and is frequently sought for his expertise. Not only is he involved with individualized patient care, but he is also a pioneer in the greater agendas of the plastic surgery realm – even lobbying in Washington, DC for insurance rights for breast cancer survivors.

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  • Undergraduate with honors in Biology Dartmouth College
  • Medical doctorate Yale University
  • Six-year internship and residency training in plastic and reconstructive surgery - Yale University
  • Yale University; Trained in advanced cosmetic techniques

Organization Affiliations

Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Academic Chairman of Plastic Surgery
American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Expert reviewer for the state of California
Board of Directors, VP of Aesthetic Surgery  American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Executive Committee  American Society of Plastic Surgeons

Outstanding Achievements

  • First unilateral DIEP breast reconstruction in Kaiser's Central Valley region
  • First bilateral DIEP breast reconstruction in Kaiser's Central Valley region
  • First microsurgical upper extremity reconstruction in Kaiser's Central Valley region
  • First microsurgical lower extremity reconstruction in Kaiser's Central Valley region
  • Started a microsurgical reconstructive program at Kaiser Permanente Diablo
  • Co-founder of Kaiser Permanente’s Central Valley plastic surgery department

Charity Work

Dr. Williams finds great joy in being able to use his expertise to help those in need – especially children. One of his favorite ways to give back is by working with handhelp.org to provide hand surgery to children internationally.

Hand Help

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Tarika Krishnamurthy, PA-C

Tarika Krishnamurthy, PA-C Physician Associate

Tarika Krishnamurthy is a board-certified physician associate. She completed her undergraduate degree at USC in Global Health and her Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies at Charles Drew University in Los Angeles, CA.

In addition to assisting in surgical procedures in the operating room, she also has experience in neurotoxins, cosmetic laser procedures, micro-needling, PRP, and hydra-facials. She is passionate about ensuring that patients feel and look their best by personalizing treatments to fit each person's desired outcomes.

Tarika is excited to work with you to target your individual needs and enhance your natural beauty.

Jen Miglarese, RN

Jen Miglarese, RN Registered Nurse

Jen Miglarese is a Registered Nurse with a passion for aesthetics and a background in anatomy and physiology. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Integrative Physiology from the University of Colorado, Boulder, and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Brookline College in Phoenix, Arizona.

In addition to assisting Dr. Williams with in-office procedures and post-operative care, she also provides full-face contour injectables, lasers, and non-invasive body contouring procedures.

Jen strives to provide comprehensive and safe care for you to reach your aesthetic goals!

Denise Leon, RN Registered Nurse

Denise Leon is a Registered Nurse with 8+ years of experience in aesthetics. She specializes in dermal fillers, neurotoxins, laser treatments, skin resurfacing, and other modalities to rejuvenate the face and body. She continuously attends training and education regarding the newest and safest techniques in the aesthetic medical field.

Furthermore, she is also one of the pre-op/PACU nurses at our surgery center and clinic. She assists Dr. Williams with in-office procedures and post-operative visits.

Denise is a skilled and compassionate nurse who will help you find the best avenue for your aesthetic goals.

We are leaders in breast enhancement, body sculpting, and facial cosmetic surgery, serving the entire San Francisco Bay area. Whether you live in the Bay Area or are coming in from out of town, we’re happy to answer any questions you may have on your path to your new self. Schedule an intro call with us today to take the first step towards realizing the look you’ve always wanted for yourself.

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