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Panel of Experts

All physicians in this section are paid consultants for LifeCell Corporation.


The Panel of Experts is comprised of physician experts in the fields of breast surgery and reconstruction surgery. They serve voluntarily as advisors and reviewers of many LifeCell™ initiatives—including this website. You will meet some of them in the videos you find here.

Maurice Nahabedian, MD, FACS

Maurice Nahabedian, MD, FACS


Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery
Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC


Breast reconstruction
Abdominal wall reconstruction

Medical Training

University of California, Irvine, California


General Surgery at the University of California, Irvine
Plastic surgical residency and fellowship at Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland

Current Position

Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery
Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC

Research and Publications

Dr. Nahabedian has performed over 1,800 breast reconstructions, published over 70 peer-reviewed scientific manuscripts, 28 book chapters, edited 4 textbooks, and delivered over 400 presentations on topics related to plastic surgery of the breast.

Other Board Affiliations

Dr. Nahabedian also serves on the editorial boards of the Annals of Plastic Surgery and the Breast Journal. He is a past member of the editorial board and the current "section editor of breast surgery" for the Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.