POSITION:

Self-employed in the private practice of Cosmetic Plastic Surgery
1984-Present
Medical Director of LivingYoung Center for Health and Anti-Aging
2010-Present
Operating Plastic Surgeon for SonoBello, Tampa, Fl.
May 2013- Aug. 2014

EDUCATION:

Harvard Medical School
(M.D.) June 1977
Harvard University/Radcliffe College
(B.A.) June 1973
Woodrow Wilson High School, Washington, D.C.
June 1969

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING:

Hand Surgery Fellowship
University of Colorado, Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado
July 1983-June 1984

 

Plastic Surgery Residency
St. Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, New Jersey
July 1981-June 1983

 

General Surgery Residency
St. Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, New Jersey
July 1980-June 1981

 

The Roosevelt Hospital
New York, New York
July 1977-June 1980

ACADEMIC POSITIONS:

Chief, Section of Plastic Surgery
Department of General Surgery
Bayfront Medical Center, St. Petersburg, Florida
Jan. 1987- Dec. 1989

 

Chief, Section of Hand Surgery
Department of General Surgery
Bayfront Medical Center, St. Petersburg, Florida
Nov. 1988-Dec. 1989

 

Consultant, Children’s Medical Services
All Children’s Hospital, St. Petersburg, Florida
Dec. 1987-Feb. 1988

 

Instructor, Department of Surgery
University of Colorado, Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado
Sept. 1983-June 1984

 

Visiting Clinical Fellow Department of Surgery
College of Physicians & Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, New York
Oct. 1978-June 1980

CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE:

American Board of Plastic Surgery
Diplomate
Nov. 1987

 

Florida License
Aug. 1984

 

New Jersey License (Expired)
July 1979

 

New York License (Inactive)
Sept. 1978

 

National Board of Medical Examiners
Diplomate
Sept. 1978

AWARDS AND HONORS:

Chosen Top 15 Plastic Surgeons in Tampa Bay by “US News & World Report”
2013

 

Member, Leading Physicians of the World
2013

 

Member, Who’s Who Among Rising Young Americans
1992

 

Magna Cum Laude with Highest Honors, A.B., Harvard University
1973

 

Tutor Award Program, Harvard University
1972 – 1973

 

Presidential Scholar
1969

 

National Merit Scholar
1969

 

National Science Foundation Scholarship
1968

 

American Cancer Society Scholarship
1967

MEDICAL SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS:

American Society of Plastic Surgeons

 

Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons

 

Tampa Bay Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
President
1992

 

Secretary/Treasure
1991

 

Pinellas County Medical Association
Board of Governors
1994 – 1997

 

American Medical Women’s Association
Local Branch President
1988 – 1989

 

American Association of Anti-Aging Medicine

 

Harvard Medical Alumni Association
Roosevelt Hospital Alumni Association
Associate Member of Physicians and Surgeons Alumni Association
(College of Physicians & Surgeons of Columbia University)
1977 – 1980

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS:

Bayfront Health
701 6th Street, South
St. Petersburg, Florida 33701

Bayfront Health Ambulatory Surgery Center
603 Seventh Street, South, 2nd Floor
St. Petersburg, Florida 33701

Pasadena Surgery Center
6945 First Avenue, South
St. Petersburg, Florida 33707

St. Anthony’s Hospital
601 12th Street, North
St. Petersburg, Florida 33705


MEDICAL COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIPS:

St. Anthony’s Hospital
Laser
1992

 

St. Petersburg, Florida
Pharmacy & Therapeutics
1990-1991
 
Infection Control
1990
 
Medical Records
1985-1989

 

Bayfront Medical Center
Medical Records
1988-1990
St. Petersburg, Florida
Quality Assurance
1986-1987
 
Pharmacy & Therapeutics
1985-1986

 

All Children’s Hospital
St. Petersburg, Florida
Medical Care Evaluation
1986-1987