Dr. Lazaro Cardenas

For over 30 years, Dr. Lazaro Cardenas has been a trusted name in plastic surgery. Board-certified since 1990, his passion extends far beyond aesthetics. Dr. Cardenas recognized a critical need within the transgender community – a need for safe and effective facial feminization surgery. He committed to addressing this need decades ago. Dr. Cardenas wanted to help patients avoid dangerous back-alley procedures common at the time by helping them align their outward appearance with their true gender identity.

Moreover, Dr. Cardenas’ dedication has made him a leader in the field. His extensive experience translates to exceptional outcomes, ensuring you receive the most advanced techniques and personalized care. This commitment extends beyond the surgical suite. In 2014, he invested significantly by moving to a state-of-the-art facility. This modern environment prioritizes your comfort and privacy, allowing you to focus on your journey confidently.

Dr. Lazaro Cardenas, Plastic Surgeon

“My life passion is to help each patient become the true and best version of themselves. My goal as a physician is to treat each patient with the utmost professional expertise, consideration, and personal concern. It is an honor to perform feminization surgeries. My satisfaction comes from helping make a profound change in people’s lives so that they are able to see their actual selves in the mirror. I’m quite satisfied to say the ultimate result is a large deal of happiness” 

Dr. Lazaro Cardenas - Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Cardenas’ leadership extends beyond his practice. He served as President of the Mexican Association of Plastic, Aesthetic, and Reconstructive Surgery, demonstrating his dedication to upholding the highest standards within the medical community. This prestigious role signifies his expertise and commitment to excellence.

Furthermore, choosing Dr. Cardenas means choosing an experienced surgeon who prioritizes your safety and well-being. He understands the profound impact that feminization of the face & physique can have on your life. His expertise will guide you through every step of the process. Finally, you can embark on a transformative journey towards a more authentic you with Dr. Cardenas.

If you would like a free photo evaluation by Dr. Lazaro Cardenas, please contact us. In addition, we offer the option of having a remote consultation with Dr. Cardenas.

Memberships and highlights
  • Author and coauthor to more than 50 articles and 12 chapters on plastic surgery, and tutor and advisor to 35 graduate students’ theses on plastic surgery.
  • Twice elected international Plastic Surgeon of the year (2013 and 2015) by the national college of Physicians.
  • Lecturer in over 100 courses and conferences in plastic surgery around the world.

-President of the Mexican Association of Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery A.C. 2018 – 2020.
-Certified by the Mexican Council of Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery since 1990
-Active Full Member of ASPS (American Society of Plastic Surgery)
-Active Member of ISAPS (International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery).
-Full Member of FILACP (Ibero-Latin American Federation of Plastic Surgery)