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Douglas Monasebian

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  • American Board of Plastic Surgery

  • American Board of Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery


  • MD, University of Nebraska

  • Residency, Anesthesiology
    Medical College of Pennslyvania

  • Residency, Surgery
    University of Nebraska Medical Ctr.

  • Residency, Oral & Maxillofacial
    University of Nebraska Medical Ctr.

  • Fellowship, Plastic/Reconstruct
    Montefiore Medical Center


    Dr. Douglas Monasebian is an assistant clinical professor in the Division of Plastic Surgery and Department of Surgery. Dr. Monasebian received his medical degree with high distinction from the University of Nebraska School of Medicine and his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. He received his training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the Montefiore Medical Center and his Oral Maxillofacial Surgery training was from the University of Nebraska Medical Center. He is Board Certified in both specialties.

    \t In addition to his active private clinical practice, Dr. Monasebian teaches residents in both the Department of Plastic Surgery and the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He has published and lectured extensively in the fields of plastic and maxillofacial surgery. His areas of expertise are facial reconstructive surgery and aesthetic surgery of the face, breast and body.

    \t Dr. Monasebian holds memberships in local, regional and national plastic surgery societies. He is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, as well as the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.


  • 1997 -
    Leo M. Davidoff Society - Certificate of Distinction
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine

  • 1995 -
    ACOMS, Scientific Poster Award-First Place
    American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

  • 1992, 1993, 1994 -
    ITI Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Resident Research Award
    American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

  • 1992 -
    Alpha Omega Alpha - Medical Honor Society
    University of Nebraska School of Medicine

  • 1991 -
    Edward and Anna Sprick Niebaum Memorial Fund for Cancer Research
    University of Nebraska Medical Center

  • 1990 -
    AAOMS Scientific Poster Award-First Place
    American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

  • 1988 -
    Quintessence Award for Research Achievement
    University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine

  • 1984 -
    Dr. Ralph Berenberg Memorial Prize for Graduate Professional Studies
    Brandeis University

  • 1981, 1983 -
    Dean's List
    Brandeis University


Research Interests:

  • Radiosensitivity of Hypopharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma Utilizing DNA Ploidy\r\nUniversity of Nebraska School of Medicine\r\n\t\t\t\r\n
  • Flow Cytometric Analysis of Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Tongue\r\nUniversity of Nebraska School of Medicine\r\n\t\t\t\r\n
  • Flow Cytometric Analysis of Posterior Oropharyngeal Tumors\r\nUniversity of Nebraska School of Medicine\r\n\t\t\t\r\n
  • Prognostic Value of Flow Cytometry in Oral and Maxillofacial Tumors\r\nUniversity of Pennsylvania School of Medicine\r\n\t\t\t\r\n
  • Significance of DNA Index and %S Phase of Breast Biopsies and Aspirates\r\nUniversity of Pennsylvania School of Medicine\r\n\r\n\r\n
    • Plastic and reconstructive surgery
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    • Maxillofacial surgery
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    Park Avenue Plastic Surgery

    784 Park Avenue
    New York, NY 10021

    Tel: 212-472-8700
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    Office Hours:
    • Monday 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tuesday 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wednesday 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thursday 9:00am - 7:00pm
    • Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm
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