Douglas L. Forman MD
Plastic Surgery Institute of Washington
Dr. Douglas L. 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.
Dr. Forman received his board certification from the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is a Fellow of The American College of Surgeons. As a Clinical Instructor in Surgery at Georgetown University and an Assistant Professor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Part-Time at Johns Hopkins University he is involved with the training of tomorrow’s plastic surgeons.
He is the Chief of Surgery at Suburban Hospital, a member of Johns Hopkins Medicine in Bethesda, Maryland. Prior to that he was the Chief of the Plastic Surgery Subsection at Suburban Hospital.
Dr. Forman was the first President of the Maryland Society of Plastic Surgeons from 2010-2012 and remains active in state issues that impact the safety of patients undergoing plastic surgery procedures. On a national level, he is a member of The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) and The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) and he serves on various committees within each society, including the highly selective ASPS Ethics Committee.
Dr. Forman has been recognized consistently as a Top Physician in Plastic Surgery by Washingtonian, Bethesda, Northern Virginia, and Consumers’ Checkbook Magazines. The Plastic Surgery Institute of Washington was selected as the Best of Bethesda Top Cosmetic Surgery Practice for 2013 and 2015. In addition, he has been honored as a Top Doctor in Washington Post Magazine and a Super Doctor by Castle Connolly for the Washington, Baltimore and Northern Virginia region. US News and World Report has selected Dr. Forman as a Top Doctor for several consecutive years.
Dr. Forman regularly lectures on new developments and procedures in plastic surgery. He has been the Medical Director for Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spas in the Washington, DC metropolitan area since 2006.
Special interest in cosmetic breast surgery, facial plastic surgery, mommy makeover, liposuction, body contouring.
- Holy Cross Hospital
- Shady Grove Adventist Hospital
- Sibley Memorial
- Suburban Hospital
11210 Old Georgetown Rd.
North Bethesda, MD 20852