Michael Reilly, MD, and Keon Parsa, MD

Michael Reilly, MD, feels truly fortunate to practice the art and science of facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Reilly recognizes that appearance plays a critical role in the way individuals experience the world, and he also believes that facial wellness comes in many forms. He believes that for both cosmetic and reconstructive reasons, facial enhancement and rejuvenation can contribute to an improved sense of self and well-being.

Dr. Reilly's training began with undergraduate and medical school at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He then went on to complete his surgical residency in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery at Georgetown University. Subsequently, Dr. Reilly completed a prestigious fellowship in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of California Los Angeles Medical Center before returning home to Washington, D.C. in 2009 to join the faculty at Georgetown University Medical Center, where he currently serves as an Associate Professor. Dr. Reilly is board certified in both Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Dr. Reilly has been at the forefront of research exploring how patients undergoing cosmetic surgery are perceived differently after an intervention. He has authored and contributed to numerous original articles and book chapters, and he takes pride in his role teaching medical students and resident physicians at Georgetown. He is always open to discussion and learning from his peers, colleagues, patients, and the public about the nuances in the realm of facial plastic and reconstructive surgery.

Keon Parsa, MD, is a resident in the Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery at Georgetown University Medical Center. He attended college at Georgetown University where he majored in Biology and Psychology with a focus on Human Behavior. His research interests include understanding how facial cosmetic surgery can alter self-perception and interpersonal relationships.

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