Dr. Douglas Forman, MD

Dr. Douglas Forman, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Douglas Forman, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in North Bethesda, MD and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in plastic surgery, facial plastic & reconstructive surgery, and more.

11210 Old Georgetown Rd

North Bethesda, MD 20852

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Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
more than 75% of peers
Breast Reconstruction
more than 61% of peers
Breast Surgical Procedure
more than 35% of peers

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4  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery-Head & Neck

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

15  Conditions Treated

  • Absent Breasts and Nipples
  • Benign Tumor
  • Body Disproportion
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Laxity
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Wrinkles

68  Procedures

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0 Sanctions

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  • San Diego State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Yale University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Georgetown University Medical Center - Breast and Aesthetic Surgery Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • H. Kirk Watson, MD Combined Program in Surgery of the Hand
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Corso Research Award - Yale Plastic Surgery, 1997
  • Phi Beta Kappa - San Diego State University, 1984
  • Scholastic Award - Yale Plastic Surgery, 1996
  • Award of Excellence - Yale Plastic Surgery/Orthopaedic Hand Conference, 1997
  • Cum Laude - San Diego State University, 1984
Media & Publications
  • Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery "Combination therapy for salvaging a failing, experimental skin flap",
  • Journal of Hand Surgery "Persistent or recurrent carpal tunnel syndrome following prior endoscopic carpal tunnel release",
  • Clinical Plastic Surgery "Current treatment of post-traumatic facial deformities: Residual ocular, adnexal and soft tissue abnormalities",
  • Annals of Plastic Surgery "Free radial artery grafts: Surgical technique and results",
  • Annals of Plastic Surgery "Breast reconstruction in previously irradiated patients using tissue expanders and implants: A potentially unfavorable result",
  • Contemporary Surgery "Cholecystocholedochal fistula associated with Mirizzi syndrome: Presentation, diagnosis, and surgical managment",
  • Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery "Evaluation of a continuous systemic infusion of lloprost, a stable PG12 analogue, on the survival of experimental skin flaps",
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery "Experience with reduction mammaplasty following breast conservation surgery and radiation therapy",

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Forman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forman to family and friends
60 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (60)

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  • 1

Dr. Forman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Dr foreman is excellent! Will be recommending everyone I know! All the staff is very friendly and attentive and thoroughly answered every question I had. I am extremely pleased with my results!
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Dr Forman gave me my life back! I couldn't be happier with his treatment and my results. He listened, showed great care and expertise and was very generous with his time giving me all my options. The compassion and kindness that he and his amazing staff showed me was wonderful. Dr Forman took...more
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Doctor Forman is a kind, caring, knowledgeable plastic surgeon. with the abdominoplasty and breast lift he did for me, i have a new confidence in my appearance. I am very happy with the results and would highly highly recommend to anyone who needed plastic surgery
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I had the great fortune of selecting Dr Forman for my procedure after reading his profile as one of the DC area's best plastic surgeons in Washingtonian magazine. Not only was Dr Forman thorough in his assessment, and generous with his time and advice, he was also incredibly? skilled in the...more
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I went to Dr. Forman to get my horrible neck fixed. I was so nervous about the whole thing and afraid I wouldn't like the results.But I got through it( it wasn't nearly as bad as I expected.) and I am thrilled with the results!! Dr. Forman took 10 years off my face!!!! And his whole staff was...more
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