Glamorized (and demonized) by cable television, plastic surgery can seem disconnected from the general public.
What are the ins and outs to the industry anyway?
What follows is a survey of 14 of the country’s absolute best surgeons and the help they provide.
Dr. Navin Singh is a Board-Certified plastic surgeon in private practice and an Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery in the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
He is also a clinical assistant professor of Neurosurgery as well as Gynecology because of his extensive experience in reconstruction of neurologic and gynecologic structures.
Dr. Singh performs the most popular plastic surgery procedures in the Washington DC area, including Tummy Tuck, Breast Augmentation, Rhinoplasty and Mommy Makeover.
Out of San Francisco, Dr. Elyassnia specializes in neck procedures. His neck lifts aren’t just superficial, he focuses on the fat around the salivary glands.
Dr. Lee is a trailblazer, leading the way when it comes to the high SMAS face-lift. This treatment provides a more natural result, instead of yankng on the skin, allowing the rebuilding of facial muscle.
Dr. Levine provides the complete service. Out of his office in New York, he undertakes face, breast and body surgeries all at once.
Another surgeons out of New York, Doft has a heart for pediatric plastic surgery.
Body restoration is Dr. Capla’s goal. She is known for working on who was at one point the heaviest man in the world.
Dr. Rizk, of New York, is in a league of his own when it comes to face-lifts. Word around the water cooler is he even operates on Saudi royals.
Dr. Few cleans up the mess others make. A large part of his clientele see him for revisions of past operations.
From Chicago, this doctor is carving a niche for himself in the Midwest by performing the duel-action treatment, Silhouette InstaLift.
Specializing in breast enhancement, reconstruction and augmentation, Dr. Pfeifer is proud of her work on patients undergoing their second or third augmentations.
Dr. Batniji is master at correcting subpar face-lifts. Taking after his father, a neck surgeon, the father-son duo are now making waves for their jaw reconstruction for cancer survivors.
Dr. Hirmand is easy on the eyes. She has to be, working with clients in the public spotlight.
As a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Hirmand is an expert in surgical and non-surgical aesthetic procedures
Dr. Chang’s clientele in Silicon Valley can trust her to deliver perfectly natural results. So natural and subtle that the media wouldn’t even notice.
Dr. Youn’s work isn’t over when surgery is. He is dedicated to holistic exercises for his patients post- and pre-op.
Looking out for mothers all over Los Angeles, Dr. Nazarian focuses on ladies trying to regain their pre-baby form: from breast lifts and tummy tucks to liposuction and mommy makeovers.