1993 MD, New York University School of Medicine New York, New York Alpha Omega Alpha Award recognizing the three students with the highest scholastic rating for the four years of the study of medicine
1989 AB, Princeton University Princeton, New Jersey Cum laude, Molecular Biology
1985 North Miami Beach Senior High School North Miami Beach, FL Valedictorian
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Department of Surgery University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania J. William Futrell, MD, Chairman (1998-1999) Kenneth Shestak, MD, Interim Chairman (1999-2000) Michael L. Bentz, MD, Residency Director
Chief Residency: 1997-1998 Department of Surgery Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Mitchell P. Fink, MD, Chairman Michael D. Stone, MD, Residency Director
Residency: 1994-1997 Department of Surgery Beth Israel Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Mitchell P. Fink, MD, Chairman Robert G. Johnson, MD, Residency Director
Internship: 1993-1994 Department of Surgery Beth Israel Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts William Silen, MD, Chairman & Residency Director
2015-Present Bitar Cosmetic Surgery Institute Plastic Surgeon Fairfax and Manassas, VA
2014-2015 Belecara Premier Multi-Specialty Center (formerly the Cosmetic Surgery Center of Maryland) Plastic Surgeon and Executive Vice President Baltimore, MD
2006-2014 Cosmetic Surgery Center of Maryland Towson, MD
2006-2007 Wound Care Center Greater Baltimore Medical Center
2004-2006 Staff, Department of Plastic Surgery Cleveland Clinic Florida
2001-2003 Associate Staff, Department of Plastic Surgery Cleveland Clinic Florida
2000-2001 Assistant Staff, Department of Plastic Surgery Cleveland Clinic Florida
2019- Galderma-GAIN trainer for Galderma to educate other health care professionals on injectable techniques
2015- Allergan- Invited member of Allergan’s Coolsculpting Speakers Bureau to educate other professionals
2010- Acelity (formerly LifeCell)- Speaker and BioSkills Cadaver Lab instructor Breast and Complex Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
2001 Diplomat, The American Board of Plastic Surgery (re-certified 2009)
1999-2009 Diplomat, The American Board of Surgery
1994 Diplomat, National Board of Medical Examiners
1994 Advanced Trauma Life Support
1993 Advanced Cardiac Life Support
2015-Present Medical Licensure, Commonwealth of Virginia
2006-Present Medical Licensure, State of Maryland
2000-Present Medical Licensure, State of Florida
1998-2000 Medical Licensure, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
1993-1998 Certificate of Limited Registration, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
1998 Clinical Fellow in Surgery, Harvard Medical School
2011-Present Residents and Fellows Committee American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
2008-2011 Surgery Advisory Committee (elected position) Greater Baltimore Medical Center
2008-2009 Chairman Search Committee, Department of Surgery Greater Baltimore Medical Center
2001-2006 Committee Appointments, Cleveland Clinic Florida Medical Records Committee (2001-2005; Chairman, 2002-05) Bylaws Committee (2004-05) Aesthetics Committee (2002-03) Infection Control Committee (2001-02) Research and Education Committee (2001-02) Ad hoc Committee for Conscious Sedation (2001-02)
2003-2006 Faculty Sponsor / Administrator Visiting medical student elective in Plastic Surgery Cleveland Clinic Florida, Naples
1997-1998 Administrative Chief Resident Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
1997-1998 Graduate Medical Education Committee Representative of the Department of Surgery Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
1997-1998 Housestaff Education Committee Department of Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
1998 Forbes College Council, Princeton University
Massive Weight Loss Body Contouring “Masters Class” Shaping Futures, Ethicon, Inc. Las Vegas, NV. May, 2008. Charleston, SC. May, 2005.
Laser Certification Course (CO2, Nd:YAG) Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, PA. November, 1999
Endoscopic Workshop for Surgical Residents Society for American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons. Cincinnati, Ohio. August, 1995
2019- Top Doc Arlington Magazine
2017-2019 Top Doc RealSelf.com
2017-2019 Top Doc Northern Virginia Magazine
2002-2019 Top Doc, US News & World Reports America’s Top Doctors, Castle-Connolly Publisher.
2017 Most Loved Injector Nominee – RealSelf.com
2002-2017 Top Doc, US News & World Reports America’s Top Doctors.
2013 Baltimore Magazine Top Doc, Plastic Surgery (Body Contouring)
2013 Baltimore Magazine Top Doc, Plastic Surgery (Facial Surgery)
2007-2009 America’s Top Plastic Surgeons, Consumers’ Research Council of America
2004-2005 The Gulfshore’s Top Doctors, Gulfshore Life Magazine 2002 America’s Top Surgeons, Consumer’s Research Council of America
2000 Second Place Presentation, 43rd Annual Scientific Meeting, The Ivy Society. Cleveland, OH. The SIEA flap in breast reconstruction (delivered by Dr. Sandeep Kathju)
1993 Alpha Omega Alpha Award recognizing the three students with the highest scholastic rating for the four years of the study of medicine
1993 Alpha Omega Alpha Vice President, Delta Chapter of New York
1991 American Cancer Society Institution Grant, New York University School of Medicine
1990 Gideon Goldstein Academic Achievement Award in Immunology New York University School of Medicine
1987 Forbes College Service Award, Princeton University
2008 – American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
2008 American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Candidate
2008-2014 The John Staige Davis Society
2001- American Society of Plastic Surgeons
2003- American College of Surgeons, Fellow
2002 American College of Surgeons, Associate Fellow
1993-1998 American Medical Association
2001-2002 Collier County Medical Society
2001-2002 Florida Medical Association
1998-2000 American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons Residents’ Affiliate Group
1989-1993 American Medical Student Association
1989-1993 New York State Medical Society
2002- McGhan Medical Corporation Silicone-Filled Breast Implant Adjunct Clinical Study.
2001- Mentor H/S Silicone Gel-Filled Mammary Prosthesis Clinical Research Study (Principal Investigator, CCF Naples, 2001-06).
1990-1991 Research Fellow. Advisor: Alan Frey, PhD Department of Cell Biology New York University School of Medicine
1990 Clinical Research Assistant. Advisor: William Ganz, MD Department of Radiology (Division of Nuclear Medicine) University of Miami School of Medicine
1988-1989 Undergraduate Research Fellow. Advisor: Arnold J. Levine, PhD Department of Molecular Biology Princeton University
Lickstein LH, Bentz MB. Reconstruction of pediatric foot and ankle trauma. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery 14(4):1-7, 2003.
Lickstein LH, Shestak KC. The conceptual evolution of modern reduction mammoplasty. Operative Techniques in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 6(2):88-96, 1999.
Lickstein LH, Matthews JB. “Role of surgery in the management of peptic ulcer disease.” In: Rose BD, ed. Up-to-Date in Gastroenterology and Hepatology (a CD-ROM based textbook) UpToDate, Inc. 1997.
Lickstein LH, Matthews JB. “Surgical management of the complications of peptic ulcer disease.” In: Rose BD, ed. Up-to-Date in Gastroenterology and Hepatology (a CD-ROM based textbook) UpToDate, Inc. 1997.
Lickstein LH Matthews JB. “Elective surgical management of peptic ulcer disease.” In: Ashley SW, ed. Problems in General Surgery. Philadelphia: JB Lippincott, Inc. 1996. Ganz W, Serafini A, Lerner D, Lisko J, Lickstein L, Kaplan H, Gonzalez R, Sahu S, Serafini GN. Cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging goes beyond anatomy. Critical Reviews in Diagnostic Imaging 36(6):479-503, 1995.
Lickstein LH. A structural characterization of wildtype and mutant p53 using monoclonal antibodies as molecular probes. Undergraduate Thesis. Submitted to Princeton University, 1989.
ASAPS The Aesthetic Meeting “A New Classification and Algorithm for Abdominal Etching” Lickstein LH, Bitar GJ, Khoury J, Shaloub R. New Orleans, LA. May, 2019.
Medical Grand Rounds. “Autologous tissue and the reconstructive elevator: the new paradigm in plastic surgery.” Department of Medicine, St. Josephs Medical Center. Baltimore, MD. February, 2009.
Surgical Grand Rounds. “The reconstructive elevator: the new paradigm in plastic surgery.” Department of Surgery, St. Josephs Medical Center. Baltimore, MD. September, 2007.
Medical Grand Rounds. “Beyond nips and tucks: an introduction to reconstructive plastic surgery.” Department of Medicine, Greater Baltimore Medical Center. Baltimore, MD. May, 2007.
Surgical Grand Rounds. “Autologous tissue and the reconstructive elevator: the new paradigm in plastic surgery.” Department of Surgery, Greater Baltimore Medical Center. Baltimore, MD. November, 2006.
Cleveland Clinic Florida Continuing Medical Education lecture series for Physicians. Lickstein, LH. “Periorbital rejuvenation.” March, 2005. Innovations in Aesthetic Surgery.
CME meeting jointly sponsored by the Departments of Plastic Surgery of the Cleveland Clinic Foundation and Cleveland Clinic Florida. Lickstein, LH (host faculty). “Optimizing breast augmentation.” Ft. Lauderdale, FL. March, 2004.
Cleveland Clinic Florida Continuing Medical Education lecture series for physicians. Lickstein, LH. “Parts is parts: autologous tissue in reconstruction.” Naples, FL. November, 2003.
Cleveland Clinic Florida Continuing Medical Education lecture series for physicians. Lickstein, LH. “An update on breast reconstruction.” Naples, FL. October, 2002.
Ohio Valley Society for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Annual Meeting Lickstein LH, Bentz ML. “Reconstruction of the foot and ankle in the pediatric population” Cleveland, OH. June, 2000.
Plastic Surgery Senior Residents Meeting. Lickstein LH, Bentz ML. “Pediatric foot and ankle trauma” Gainesville, FL. May, 2000.
The Ivy Society, Annual Scientific Meeting. Kathju S, Lickstein LH, Newton ED. “The superficial inferior epigastric artery flap in breast reconstruction” (presented by Dr. Kathju). Philadelphia, PA. March, 2000.
Ohio Valley Society for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Annual Meeting. Lickstein LH, Newton ED. “The pre-expanded free flap: long term follow-up” Cincinnati, OH. June, 1999.
Surgical Grand Rounds. Lickstein LH. “The pre-expanded free flap and the new paradigm in plastic surgery.” Department of Surgery. University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. March, 1999.
New England Medical Center 4th Annual Research Presentation Day. Lickstein LH, Thurer RL. “Fast-track thoracotomy.” Tufts University School of Medicine. May, 1998.
Surgical Grand Rounds: Lickstein LH. “Peptic ulcer surgery in 1997.” Mount Auburn Hospital, Harvard Medical School. September, 1997.
2008-2012 Founder & Co-Director of Executive Board The Larry and Lori Lickstein Foundation Baltimore, Maryland Co-created a non-profit (501c3) foundation and developed a nationally recognized breast cancer event, Steps to the Cure. Coordinated all foundation event activities. The annual event grew to an attendance of 500 supporters and proceeds were donated to multiple local and national charities. The events raised awareness and spotlighted over 120 survivors. It was our mission to harness the compassion of a community, raising funds and awareness for breast cancer patients in Maryland.
2009-2011 Board Member, Fields of Sagamore Home Owners Association