Fouad J. Samaha, MD, FACS
Dr. Fouad Samaha has been a practicing plastic surgeon in the Boston area for over 20 years. He is known for using state-of-the-art techniques that provide patients with the most pleasing results in a safe, professional setting.
By combining advanced techniques in cosmetic surgery with cutting-edge medical skin rejuvenation techniques, the doctor creates masterful improvements to both the face and body. During his career in Boston, Dr. Samaha has built a large following of loyal patients who continue to refer loved ones to the practice.
Education and training:
Dr. Samaha's love of plastic surgery began while he was a medical student at the University of Virginia, where he was taught by such creative minds as Dr. Milton Edgerton, a pioneer in the field. After training in General Surgery in New York City at a Columbia University teaching hospital, he completed Plastic Surgery residency at Saint Louis University. This was followed by a fellowship in Hand Surgery and Microsurgery at the Buncke Clinic in San Francisco, where he was trained in some of the most complex reconstructive procedures. Dr. Samaha has authored a number of articles in peer-reviewed journals and has made presentations both locally and nationally.
Dr. Samaha has been in plastic surgery practice in Boston, and on Harvard Medical School's clinical faculty since 1993. He is on staff at the Beth Israel-Deaconess Medical Center, several hospitals on Boston's South Shore, and at Caritas Carney Hospital, where he serves as Chief of Plastic Surgery.
- Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
- American Society of Plastic Surgeons
- American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
- New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
- Massachusetts Society of Plastic Surgeons
A former Eagle Scout, a student of various regional and international cultures, fluent in several languages, and a gourmet cook, Dr. Samaha's rich background, compassion, and warmth are evident in the way that he runs his practice.
Dr. Samaha is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.
In 2009, Dr. Fouad Samaha was featured in the Top Docs issue of Boston Magazine, saluting the best plastic surgeons in the Boston area.
Boston Magazine's Top Doctors list results from a collaboration with Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., a highly regarded health care research and information company that works with magazines across the country to produce similar top doctors features.