Douglas L. Forman MD, FACS
About the Practice
The Plastic Surgery Institute of Washington welcomes you to our practice. We are dedicated to providing cutting-edge treatments in a caring, safe, and ethical manner.
- Breast Augmentation
- Breast Lift
- Breast Reconstruction
- Breast Reduction
- Congenital Asymmetry
- Post Weight Loss Abdominoplasty
- Post Weight Loss Body Lift
- Post Weight Loss Brachioplasty
- Post Weight Loss Breast Surgery
- Post Weight Loss Procedures
- Vaser Liposuction
Background & Certification
American Board of Plastic Surgery
Dr. Forman was elected to Phi Beta Kappa during his undergraduate studies, then he obtained his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He completed a residency in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Yale University, where he won numerous awards. His training culminated with a subspecialty fellowship in Breast and Aesthetic Surgery at Georgetown University.
Vice Chair of Surgery at Suburban Hospital in Bethesda, MD
Medical Director for Elizabeth Arden’s Red Door Spas in the Washington DC region
Clinical Instructor of Plastic Surgery at Georgetown University
Publications and Presentations
Dr. Forman has published numerous plastic surgery articles and regularly lectures on new developments and procedures in plastic surgery.
Awards & Honors
Dr. Forman has been recognized as a Top Physician in Plastic Surgery by Washingtonian, Bethesda and N. Virginia Magazines as well as Checkbook and US News and World Report.
Affiliations & Memberships
Sibley Memorial Hospital
Shady Grove Adventist Hospital
Holy Cross Hospital
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
President of the Maryland Society of Plastic Surgeons
Ethics Committee, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Staff & Facilities
The state-of-the-art Ambulatory Surgery Center of Bethesda adjoins our facility and provides for a welcoming, yet discrete, surrounding for patients undergoing elective, ambulatory surgical procedures. The ASC of Bethesda maintains the highest level of certification, being accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC). From the time a patient arrives at the facility, until discharge, care is provided by Board Certified Anesthesiologists. The recovery room is staffed by hand-selected, experienced Registered Nurses who maintain the maximum standards in personal care.
Computer imaging available
Skin Care Products
Full time aesthetician on staff
English and Spanish
Financing available through CareCredit & MedLoan Finance.
In addition, we accept Visa, MasterCard or American Express.