Dr. George Papanicolaou, MD

Dr. George Papanicolaou, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
52 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. George Papanicolaou, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Lake Mary, FL and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in plastic surgery, general surgery, and more.Read his story

Soma Plastic Surgery

3272 W Lake Mary Blvd Ste 1810

Lake Mary, FL 32746
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altura Benefits
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Florida Hospital Healthcare System
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Reconstruction
very high
more than 88% of peers
Skin Grafts
more than 86% of peers
Wound Repair
more than 80% of peers

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Dr. Papanicolaou's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Papanicolaou "Raised in Athens, Greece, Dr. Papanicolaou relocated to the United States to receive his training in general and plastic surgery. He also completed his fellowships in hand and craniofacial pediatric plastic surgery. During his fellowship at the University of Texas Southwestern he was trained in an array of cosmetic procedures of the face and body by the leaders in the field. Dr. Papanicolaou has contributed to prestigious scientific journals of his expertise including numerous publications. His training and experience has given him the opportunity to excel in the field of cosmetic and reconstructive surgery while fulfilling his sincere goal and passion of practicing within the highest standards and in a compassionate way."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Papanicolaou "Our friendly, professional staff believe that beauty is intensely personal, and we respect the uniqueness of each individual. Even the smallest changes in appearance can drastically change the way a person looks and feels about one's self.

Is committed to providing a high quality patient care in a personal and compassionate manner."

3  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand

3  Board Certifications

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

24  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gigantomastia
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Lipomas
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Laxity
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Wrinkles

35  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Athens, School Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Orlando Regl MC
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Louisville Kleinert Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Summa Health Syst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • University Tex Sw Dallas
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Papanicolaou has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • French
  • Greek
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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I have been with Doctor Papanicolaou seen May 2017 and he is very professional and kind. From the beginning was very considerate and I was very nervous and worried of my condition but he disipaste all my concerns. He is the best doctor. The staff is very friendly and kind specially Marisol and...Read More
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After a year of my breast reduction surgery, I could not be happier with the results and experience.
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Dr.Papanicolaou is a perfectionist with his hand! He did an amazing job with my tummy tuck and liposuction procedure. He really delivers exceptional care to each and everyone of his patients. His staff is very professional and friendly too. I would recommend him to everyone ,especially if you...Read More
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I am beyond pleased with the results of my bilateral breast reduction. First and foremost the post op pain was minimal; I am not one to have a high pain tolerance. A week later my drains were removed and I resumed my life, with precaution of course. I am now 4 weeks post op and the incisions look...Read More
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Dr. Papanicolaou was involved in doing repair of a very difficult wound on my lower front shin, a very large area not easily closed thru plastic surgery, skin graft and wound care. He has that unique blend of clinical expertise, precise clinical judgement, empathy and great interpersonal skills. He...Read More
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