Douglas M. Monasebian MD, DMD, FACS
Dr. Douglas M. Monasebian practices the full scope of Plastic Surgery with an emphasis on Aesthetic Surgery. The additional training in Maxillofacial Surgery he received has enabled him to perform all facial, aesthetic and reconstructive procedures to the highest standard.
After obtaining his Bachelor of Arts degree from Brandeis University, Dr. Monasebian received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He continued his education at the University of Nebraska where he earned his Doctor of Medicine degree with high distinction. Dr. Monasebian was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha, the medical honor society, while he was in medical school.
Dr. Monasebian received his training in General Surgery and Oral-Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Building on his training in Maxillofacial Surgery, Dr. Monasebian completed his Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery residency at the the well-respected Montefiore Medical Center – Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York.
He is Dual Board-Certified and a Diplomate of both The American Board of Plastic Surgery and The American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Monasebian’s office based surgical facility, Park Avenue Specialty Care, L.L.C., is certified by JCAHO, the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations as an office-based Surgical Facility. Dr. Monasebian believes strongly in performing surgery in the safest possible environment for his patients.
Additionally, Dr. Monasebian’s has authored many clinical and research articles. He has lectured nationally on both Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery. He is a instructor and professor of plastic surgery at Mt. Sinai School of Medicine. He is on staff at many of New York City’s most prestigious hospitals including Mt. Sinai Medical Center, St. Luke’s – Roosevelt Hospital and New York University’s Downtown Hospital.
In 2012, Dr. Monasebian was selected as one of Castle Connolly’s Regional Top Doctors. The guide’s mission is to help consumers find the best healthcare. Only doctors who are among the very best in their specialties and in their communities are included in any Castle Connolly Guide or online directory. He is currently the medical director of Park Avenue Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Monasebian is a member in good standing in the following organizations:
- American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association
- American College of Surgeons, Fellow
- American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons
- American Society of Plastic Surgeons
- American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
- Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons
- New York County Medical Society
- New York Regional Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Dr. Monasebian believes that on-going education, for himself and his staff, is essential to providing the best possible care for his patients. Both Dr. Monasebian and his highly-trained staff are committed to providing the finest health care to their patients by using only the most up-to-date equipment and the latest technological advances.