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Michael K. Newman, MD, FACS CV

Current Positions Beverly Hills Multi-Specialty Aesthetics
436 N. Bedford Drive
Suite 201
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Plastic Surgery Private Practice
April 2013-present

South Bay Plastic Surgeons
3640 Lomita Blvd., Suite 306
Torrance, CA 90505
Plastic Surgery Private Practice
August 2007-present

Torrance Memorial Medical Center
Torrance, CA
Chief, Division of Plastic Surgery
January 2011-present

UCLA School of Medicine
Los Angeles, CA
Assistant Clinical Professor of Plastic Surgery
March 2010-present

Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Torrance, CA
Clinical Instructor of Plastic Surgery
February 2008-present

Ethicon
Professional Education Faculty
2011-present
HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS Torrance Memorial Medical Center, Torrance, CA
Little Company of Mary Hospital, Torrance, CA
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA
Saint Johns Health Center, Santa Monica, CA
LICENSURE
Virginia01012322822002-present
District of ColumbiaMD0360772006-present
CaliforniaA961182006-present
CERTIFICATION
American Board of Plastic Surgery2008-present
American College of Surgeons2013-present
MEMBERSHIPS
American Society of Plastic Surgeons2008-present
American College of Surgeons2013-present
TRAINING Georgetown University Hospital
Washington, DC
Clinical Instructor/Breast Fellow, Department of Plastic Surgery
July 2006-June 2007

Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
Medical College of Virginia Campus
Richmond, Virginia
Resident, Division of Plastic Surgery
July 2003-June 2006

Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
Medical College of Virginia Campus
Richmond, Virginia
Resident, Department of Surgery
July 2000-June 2003
EDUCATION University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
MD, with Honors, 1996-2000

University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California
BS, Biology cum laude, 1992-1996
AWARDS Patient's Choice Award, 2010-present
Compassionate Doctor Award, 2010-present
Super Doctors Rising Stars List, 2013-present
UCLA Plastic Surgery Clinical Faculty Teaching Award, 2013
Theogaraj Award, 2006
Resident Medical Student Teaching Award, 2004
Alpha Omega Alpha, 1999
Merit Award, 1997
Golden Key National Honors Society, 1994
Phi Eta Sigma, 1993
RESEARCH FUNDING Aesthetic Surgery Education and Research Foundation (ASERF)
Research Grant
Georgetown University Hospital
Department of Plastic Surgery
August 2007

NIH Summer Research Fellowship
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Department of Otolaryngology
June-August 1997

NIH Student Summer Research Stipend
National Institutes of Health
National Institutes of Neurological Diseases and Stroke
Lab of Molecular Biology
July-September 1995

NIH Student Summer Research Stipend
National Institutes of Health
National Institutes of Neurological Diseases and Stroke
Lab of Molecular Biology
June-August 1994
PUBLICATIONS Spear SL, Dayan JH, Bogue D, Clemens MW, Newman M, Teitelbaum S, Maxwell GP. The "neosubpectoral" pocket for the correction of symmastia. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2009 Sep;124(3):695-703.

Spear SL, Newman MK, Bedford MS, Schwartz JS, Cohen M. A retrospective analysis of outcomes using three common methods for immediate breast reconstruction. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2008 Aug;122(2):340-7.

Newman MK, Zemmel NJ, Bandak AZ, Kaplan BJ. Primary breast lymphoma in a patient with silicone breast implants: a case report and review of the literature. Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Aesthetic Surgery. 2008 (61):822-825.

Spear SL, Newman MK. Discussion of: Fat grafting to the breast revisited: safety and efficacy. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2007 Mar;119(3):786-787.

Newman MK. A survey of why physicians do not volunteer at a community-sponsored free health clinic. North Carolina Medical Journal. 1999 Jul-Aug; 60(4): 193-7.

Clark JM, Jewett BS, Brinson G, Newman MK, Balfour SR, Prazma J, Pillsbury HC. An animal model for the study of genetic predisposition in the pathogenesis of middle ear inflammation. Laryngoscope. 2000 Sep;110(9):1511-5.
BOOK CHAPTERS Spear SL, Newman MK. Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Chapter 48: Mastopexy with and without Augmentation. London: Elsevier, 2009.
PRESENTATIONS Newman MK. Wise pattern skin reduction with deepithelialization for reconstruction of the ptotic breast. LSPRAS Meeting 2014. Beirut, Lebanon. October 2014.

Newman MK. Adapting DIEP flap breast reconstruction to the private practice setting, a review of over 300 flaps. LSPRAS Meeting 2014. Beirut, Lebanon. October 2014.

Newman MK. Advances in breast reconstruction. Torrance Memorial Medical Center Burn Unit. Torrance, CA. October 2013

Newman MK. Wound Closure Workshop. Long Beach, CA. September 2013.

Newman MK. Wound Closure Workshop. San Diego, CA. September 2013.

Newman MK. Advances in breast reconstruction. Torrance Memorial Medical Center Burn Unit. Torrance, CA. October 2012

Newman MK. Plastic Surgery: The Art of Restoring Form and Function. Manhattan Beach Rotary Club Meeting. Manhattan Beach, CA. April 2011.

Newman MK. Advances in Laceration Repair. Wound Closure Workshop. Long Beach, CA. February 2011.

Newman MK. Advances in breast reconstruction. Torrance Memorial Medical Center Breast Reconstruction Mentoring Program. Torrance, CA. January 2011.

Newman MK. Advances in breast reconstruction. California Society of Medical Assistants Annual Meeting. Santa Ana, CA. April 2008.

Newman MK. Facial anatomy and facial fillers. Peer to Peer Evening Workshop. Santa Monica, CA. March 2008.

Newman MK. Facial anatomy and facial fillers. South Bay Aesthetic Nurses. Torrance, CA. February 2008.

Newman MK. Advances in breast reconstruction. Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses. Torrance, CA. October 2007.

Newman MK, Zemmel NJ, Bandak AZ, Kaplan BJ. Primary breast lymphoma in a patient with silicone breast implants: a case report and review of the literature. Plastic Surgery Senior Residents Conference. March 2006.

Newman MK, Clark M, Brinson G, Prazma J, Pillsbury HC. Genetic predisposition to otitis media with effusion in three strains of rat. University of North Carolina School of Medicine Student Research Day. February 1998. Poster presentation.

Newman MK. The link between HIV and other STDs: A suggestion for recruitment and testing among minority heterosexuals at high risk. University of North Carolina School of Medicine Student Research Day. February 1997. Poster presentation.

MEDIA ABC Nightline News, January 2015
Facial Aesthetics Webinar, Sponsored by Allergan, 2013
California Life television show for ArcDerma episode, 2013
Torrance CitiCABLE for BRA and SPA Day episode, 2012
Torrance CitiCABLE for Evelyn's BFF Fundraisder, 2012
Torrance CitiCABLE for Injectable Fillers episode, 2010
PERSONAL INTERESTS volleyball, surfing, snowboarding, soccer
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