Dr. M. Kamel Abouzahr; head of the Plastic Surgery Associates (PSA) clinic; graduated from the medical school of the American University of Beirut in 1979. He received his surgical training at the American University Hospital, Saint Louis University Medical Center (MO) and New York University Medical Center (NYU). In 1990, he became Diplomat of the American Board of Plastic Surgery.
Between 1988 and 1999, he joined the distinguished faculty in plastic surgery at Columbia University and New York University. Subsequently, he moved back to the Middle East and was stationed in Beirut, Lebanon.
He has acquired a vast experience in difficult plastic surgery problems both in the USA and Middle East. He has published over 32 medical articles, gave over 187 lectures, and was a faculty in several courses related to plastic and reconstructive surgery. He has world renowned contributions in surgery.
Currently, his interest is focused on cosmetic as well as reconstructive surgery including facial rejuvenation, breast surgery, body contouring, and abdominal rejuvenation surgery. He combines nonsurgical and surgical approaches to maximize the benefit of his patients.
BOARDS, SOCIETIES AND HONORS
American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS)
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS)
American Association for Hand Surgery (AAHS)
American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH)
American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery (ASRM 1995)
American Society for Peripheral Nerve (ASPN)
New York Regional Society of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (NYRSPRS 1998)
New York Regional Society for Hand Surgery (NYSHS)
First prize, New York Regional Society for Surgery of the Hand (1988)
International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS)
Listed in Castle Connolly “Best Doctors in New York Metro Area” (1999)
Lebanese Society of Plastic Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery (LSPRAS)
Association of Plastic Surgeons of Lebanese Descent
Lebanese Order of Physicians
Al Mabani Bldg, Abel Aziz Street Hamra Beirut Lebanon