Robert K. Sigal MD

Reston, VA, US
Robert K. Sigal MD

About the Practice

Practice Philosophy

At The Austin-Weston Center for Cosmetic Surgery, our philosophy is centered upon the well-being of our plastic surgery patients; not only how they look, but also how they feel. We take pride in seeing our cosmetic surgery patients' self-esteem soar when they witness the dramatic physical transformations possible after plastic surgery. Our plastic surgeons have even seen the physical transformations from cosmetic surgery lead to profound spiritual transformations, where people see themselves relating to the world positively - again, or even maybe for the first time. Our vision is to provide our cosmetic surgery patients with an unprecedented level of service and care. The Austin-Weston Center for Cosmetic Surgery offers a dedicated team of professional men and women who work hard to meet the vision of the practice. Every team member is expected to exceed the expectations of our plastic surgery patients and go the extra mile to ensure their safety and well-being.

Practice Specialization

Around the mouth surgery, including lip lift and corner mouth lift
Lip augmentation
Cheek lift
Chin implant
“Witch’s chin” correction
Eyelid surgery
Mid-face lift
Revision Rhinoplasty
FaceTime Facelift
Fat grafting and tissue transfer
Neck sculpting
Neck lift
Facial Feminization Surgery (FFS)
Tracheal shaving
Browbone reduction
Buttocks Augmentation (Brazilian Butt Lift)
Breast augmentation
Breast lift
Breast reduction
Arm lift
Mommy Makeover
Body Lift
Thigh Lift
Gynecomastia (enlarged male breast) surgery
miraDry for excessive underarm sweating
Sciton laser
Fraxel laser
Radiofrequency TriPollar non-invasive skin tightening for the face and body
Rejuvapen Microneedling Collagen Induction Therapy
BOTOX, Dysport, Xeomin
Injectable fillers including Juvederm, VOLUMA, Sculptra, Radiesse, Artefill, Restylane, Belotero
Medical Aesthetique skincare services including microdermabrasion, clinical facials, BBL (BroadBand Light/IPL/Photofacials)

Additional Information

Robert K. Sigal, M.D., is a board-certified plastic surgeon and the Medical Director of The Austin-Weston Center for Cosmetic Surgery in Reston, VA, serving Washington, D.C., Virginia, and Maryland.

Dr. Sigal joined The Austin-Weston Center in 1994 and has served as its Medical Director since 1999. A sought-after expert on all facets of plastic surgery, Dr. Sigal has authored chapters in medical textbooks, lectured and taught at national plastic surgery meetings, and been published extensively in medical journals. Dr. Sigal is the inventor of the groundbreaking “FaceTime Facelift” procedure, and has been interviewed by and featured in the national and international media, including The New York Times, The Times of London, the Fox News Channel, The Huffington Post, E! News, ABC, and Inside Edition.

Dr. Sigal received his undergraduate degree at Harvard College and his M.D. at Jefferson Medical College. He went on to complete a full residency in General Surgery at Harbor/UCLA, culminating in a chief residency. Dr. Sigal then conducted cancer research at the University of Pennsylvania for two years, where he later trained in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

In addition to his successful practice, Dr. Sigal is committed to helping others in need. An avid cyclist, Dr. Sigal raises money for various charities, including cancer and AIDS research, by participating in bicycle marathon fundraisers, including the Pan-Mass Challenge. A longtime supporter of the Hunger Project, an organization dedicated to ending world hunger, Dr. Sigal remains committed to helping those most in need. In March 2010, Dr. Sigal traveled to Haiti with Project Medshare to give of his time and surgical expertise after the devastating earthquake.

Dr. Robert Sigal is married and the devoted father of two girls. Besides his charitable work, he practices yoga, skis, plays the guitar and reads avidly.

Background & Certification

Board Certification

American Board of Plastic Surgery, 1996

Professional Background

Plastic Surgery Residency:
July 1, 1992 - June 30,1994
University of Pennsylvania

Internship and General Surgery Residency:
1985-87, 1989-92
Harbor/UCLA Medical Center

Post-Graduate: NIH research fellow, Univ. of Pennsylvania: 1987-89

Graduate: Jefferson Medical College: 1981-1985

Undergraduate: Harvard College: 1977-1981

Awards & Honors

Basic Science Award (Plastic Surgery), Robert H. Ivy Society (1994)
Basic Science Award (Plastic Surgery), Robert H. Ivy Society (1993)
NIH Cancer and Nutrition Fellowship (1987-1989)

The Clinical Surgery Prize (1985)
Sigma Xi medical student research award (1984)

Magna cum laude, senior honors thesis: Analysis of immunoglobulin heavy chain transcription products: Implication for transcriptional control.
Lightweight crew: twice All-Ivy member of 1980 National Champion and Henley Eight

Affiliations & Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Fairfax Hospital (Active)
Reston Hospital (Active)

Society Memberships

The American Board of Plastic Surgery
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS)
Virginia Society of Plastic Surgery

Offices Held

National Capital Society of Plastic Surgeons (Past President)

Your Consultation

Consultation complimentary, by appointment

Staff & Facilities

Surgical Facility

Accredited by AAAHC (Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care)

Computer Imaging

VECTRA 3-D breast imaging

Skin Care Products

Skinmedica, Neocutis, Obagi, Clarisonic, LATISSE, VIVITE, Skinceuticals, Precision Skincare by Austin-Weston

Languages Spoken

English, Spanish, Farsi, Chinese, Arabic

Payment Options

Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover
CareCredit financing available
Money Order

Robert K. Sigal MD

1825 Samuel Morse Drive, Reston,
VA, 20190, US

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