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M. Tavallali, M.D., FACS Curriculum Vitae

 

Dr M.Tavallali photos

 

EDUCATION

Medical: Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, D.C., Doctor of Medicine 5/1985, High Honors

Graduate: Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., Master of Science, Physiology 8/1981

College: Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., Bachelor of Science, Biology 5/1980

High School: Eton College, Windsor, England, Oxbridge Advanced Level Certificates 5/1976

 

POSITIONS HELD

Visiting Fellow in Plastic Surgery; Belgium, England

7/92 – 6/93

Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas

Chief Resident in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

7/91 – 6/92

Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas

Resident in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

7/90 – 6/91

Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, New York

Chief Resident in General Surgery

7/89 – 6/90

Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, New York

Intern and Resident in General Surgery

7/85 – 6/89

 

HONORS

Alpha – Omega – Alpha, Medical Honor Society, l985

Recipient of Sandoz Company Award for Research, l985

Recipient of Bhussry Memorial Scholarship, Georgetown University, l982

Sigma xi Scientific Research Society, l980

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Barrows, E., Tavallali, M. and DeFilipo, J. Survey of Urban Entomological Knowledge, In, Urban Entomology, ed. G.W. Frankie, Praeger Press, l983.

Tavallali, M., Sarvey, C., and Gale, K. Influence of Convulsant and Anticonvulsant agents on GABA synthesis in brain slices. Proceedings of the 15th Epilepsy International symposium, l983. Tavallali, M., The Eye of Horus—The medical legacy of an Egyptian god. Surgical Rounds, December l988.

Tavallali, M., et al. Synovial Sarcoma – Review of literature and case report. Annals of Otoloarngology, July l988. Steichen, F., Camacho, M., Tavallali, M., and Rothenberg, E., Everted stapled closure of the bronchus in pulmonary lobectomies. Motion Picture presented at the American College of Surgeons, October l989. Tavallali, M., Spira, M., Review of ten years of plastic surgical research presentations. Presented at the Senior Residence Conference, Montreal, Canada, May, 1990.

Kroll S.S., Tavallali, M., Castello-Sendra J., Pollock, R.E. Risk of dissemination of cancer to flap donor sited during immediate reconstructive surgery. Ann Plast Surg, l994.

 

AFFILIATIONS

Past President, National Capital Society of Plastic Surgeons

Member, American Society of Plastic Surgeons

Fellow of The American College of Surgeons

Member, American Society Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

Member, Old Etonian Medical Society

Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, 1995 and re-certified 2005

 

MEDICAL MISSIONS IN OTHER COUNTRIES

Chonburi Refugee Camp, Thailand – General Medical Mission

Chetumal Hospital, Mexico – Plastic Surgery Mission

 

CLINICAL ACTIVITIES

1993- PRESENT

Private Practice in Aesthetic Plastic Surgery with focus on Cosmetic Procedures

Member of the Replantation and Microsurgery team, Fairfax Hospital,

Virginia, 1993- 2000

Member of the medical Staff of:

Fairfax Hospital, Falls Church, Virginia

Suburban Hospital, Bethesda, Maryland

 

MEDICAL LICENSURE

Virginia

Maryland

District of Columbia