George Bitar, MD, FACS, is an award-winning, fellowship-trained board-certified plastic surgeon who has performed over 20,000 cosmetic facial and body procedures.
He is the founder and medical director of the Bitar Cosmetic Surgery Institute & MedSpa that has recently celebrated its twentieth anniversary! The Bitar Institute is the only private practice in the Washington, DC area endorsed by the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery to run an advanced aesthetic fellowship training program for board eligible/board certified plastic surgeons. The institute offers all aesthetic services from skin care, lasers, non-surgical body contouring and injectables to cosmetic surgery and has a state-of-the-art surgery center, all under one roof!
Dr. Bitar is assistant clinical professor at the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and is also a lecturer at Georgetown University and the University of Virginia’s Plastic Surgery Departments. He has lectured all over the world on his Rhinoplasty, Neck lift, and breast augmentation techniques, as well as authored several book chapters and articles in peer-reviewed medical journals including a major study about safety of cosmetic surgery on 4,478 patients.
Dr. Bitar has a very unique perspective on the aesthetics of cosmetic surgery having operated on all six continents alongside some of the top plastic surgeons in the world in Rio de Janeiro, Beverly Hills, New York, Paris, and London.
He is an artist and innovator who has assimilated the best techniques to offer his patients an individualized plan that suits their needs. He has participated in medical missions to India and Vietnam for underprivileged children with cleft lips and cleft palates and has been named the National Man of the Year by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
Surgical and non-surgical rhinoplasties, revision rhinoplasties, ethnic rhinoplasties, eyelid lifts, body contouring procedures, transaxillary breast augmentations; suture suspension neck lifts, face lifts, Model LiftsTM, high definition liposuction, tummy tucks, and Brazilian Butt lifts.
DESIGNATONS, AFFILIATIONS, and AWARDS
Top Plastic Surgeon on the East Coast, Aesthetic Everything Awards The 100: Meet 100 Influential Lebanese Figures Around the World Top Doctors, Washingtonian; Top Doctors DC Magazine; Top Doctors US Air Magazine; Top
Doctors United Airlines Magazine; Top Doctors in America – Castle Connolly
RealSelf Hall of Fame Inductee Visiting Lecturer, Georgetown University Department of Plastic Surgery Assistant Professor, George Washington University School of Medicine Fellow, American College of Surgeons
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery American Society of Plastic Surgeons American Board of Plastic Surgery