Anthony Youn MD
About the Practice
Plastic surgery is a big decision. There are too many doctors masquerading as plastic surgeons or only offering a few limited options for rejuvenating your face or body. YOUN Plastic Surgery, led by board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Anthony Youn, is Michigan’s premier cosmetic surgery center. We offer a full range of treatments to fit your cosmetic desires and goals, including a complete skin care and laser center. One visit and you’ll know why so many men and women call YOUN Plastic Surgery their own personal fountain of youth.
Dr. Youn is a frequent guest on many television programs, including The Rachael Ray Show, The Doctor Oz Show, The Doctors, Katie, Good Morning America, Today, and many others. His award-winning memoir, In Stitches, was published by Simon and Schuster. He is a regular writer and contributor for CNN.com.
We offer a full range of cosmetic surgical and non-surgical treatments, including:
Facial Fat Grafting / Transfer
Rhinoplasty (Nose Job)
Chin Augmentation / Implant
Buccal Fat Pad Removal
Corrective Breast Surgery
Restylane, Juvederm, Sculptra, and Other Facial Fillers
Laser Treatments For All Skin Concerns
Miradry For Excessive Armpit Sweating
And Many, Many More.
Background & Certification
Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery
B.A.: Kalamazoo College, Magna Cum Laude
M.D.: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
General Surgery Residency: Grand Rapids / Michigan State University General Surgery Residency
Plastic Surgery Residency: Grand Rapids / Michigan State University Plastic Surgery Residency
Fellowship: Advanced Aesthetic Surgery Fellowship in Beverly Hills, California
Founder, YOUN Plastic Surgery
Assistant Professor of Surgery, Oakland University / William Beaumont School of Medicine
Publications and Presentations
IN STITCHES: A Memoir Dr. Youn’s memoir, published by Simon and Schuster. Awarded as a 2011 Michigan Notable Book by the Library of Michigan.
CNN.com Dr. Youn is a regular contributor to CNN.com. He’s written over a dozen articles on plastic surgery and general medical topics.
The Last Word: No Pain, No Gain? Details the many new nonsurgical antiaging treatments available today.
International Innovations: The Key to Tomorrow’s Cosmetic Success Stories? – With R. Saltz. Details cosmetic surgery innovations around the world, and how it pertains to the state of plastic surgery today.
Is the Brow Lift Back? – With H. Spinelli and P. Nassif. Introduction to a several piece article on the endoscopic brow lift with the Endotine fixation system
Less Invasive Alternatives to Standard Operations Using Fat Grafting- with R. Ellenbogen, S. Svehlak, and D. Yamini. Describes fat grafting as a low-downtime method to replace many standard, more extensive operations.
Facial Reshaping Using Less Invasive Means– with R. Ellenbogen, S. Svehlak, and D. Yamini. Changing a face which is gaunt, chubby, long, etc. to a more pleasing shape using low downtime surgery.
The Yellow Pages Plastic Surgeon. Examines the training requirements of certain medical boards, such as the Board of Plastic Surgery vs. the Board of Cosmetic Surgery
The Volumetric Facelift– with R. Ellenbogen, D. Yamini, and S. Svehlak. A way to rejuvenate the aging face using both volume and tightening.
Transcoronal Browlift Fixation – A Two-Point Dermis-to-Skull Fibrous Scar Adhesion– with R. Ellenbogen, D. Yamini, and S. Svehlak. Describes a unique method of forehead lift surgery.
White Coat Hype: Patients Attitudes Towards Plastic Surgeons Attire – With T. Higgins, B. Bengtson, and D. Leppink. Examines cosmetic plastic surgery patients’ attitudes towards how their plastic surgeon is dressed.
Nonablative Wrinkle Reduction with the 595 nm V-Beam Pulsed Dye Laser – with S. Ringler. Examines the improvement in wrinkles with the V-Beam laser.
A Comparison of the Results Using Shaped/Anatomical Breast Implants Versus Round Implants in Primary Augmentation Mammaplasty – A Retrospective Review- with B. Bengtson, T. Higgins, and H. Howell. Compares breast implants of different shapes in patients undergoing breast enhancement surgery.
Using Shaped/Anatomical Breast Implants: Techniques, Tricks, and Results – with B. Bengtson. Instructions on how to best use different shaped breast implants.
Successful Replantation of a Completely Avulsed Ear by Microvascular Anastomosis- with J. Iacobucci. Reattachment of a completely severed ear using microsurgery.
The Effects of Topical Mederma on Post Reduction Mammaplasty Breast Scars – with B. Bengtson. Mederma scar cream results on breast reduction scars.
The Intestinal Permeability Studies of Three Non-Peptidic HIV Protease Inhibitors – with M. Ruwart. Studied the absorption of three HIV medications by the stomach.
Awards & Honors
Top Doctor, Plastic Surgery: US News and World Report
One of the Top Three Plastic Surgeons in the United States: Askmen.com
Top Doctor: HOUR Magazine
Top Plastic Surgeon: Consumers Research Council
Patient’s Choice Award
Physicians Recognition Award: American Medical Association (AMA)
Affiliations & Memberships
Attending, William Beaumont Hospital – Troy
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS)
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
American College of Surgeons (ACS)
American Medical Association (AMA)
Michigan Academy of Plastic Surgeons (MAPS)
Michigan State Medical Society (MSMS)
Oakland County Medical Society (OCMS)
Staff & Facilities
YOUN Plastic Surgery offers the Axis 3 system for 3-dimensional prediction of breast implants sizes.
Skin Care Products
ZO Medical and ZO Skin Health
La Roche Posay
We offer a wide range of payment options to meet your needs, including Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express, CareCredit, and others.