Your Plastic Surgeon in the DC Area
Munique Maia, MD is a Harvard fellowship-trained plastic surgeon, who completed advanced training with experts in the field of aesthetic surgery. She specializes in cosmetic surgery of the face, neck, nose, breast and body.
Dr. Maia received her medical degree with Magna Cum Laude distinction in Brazil. With her excellent academic record and medical licensing exams in the 99th percentile, she was recruited to start her surgical training at the renowned Cleveland Clinic Foundation. She then went on to complete a highly competitive integrated plastic surgery training program at Northwell Health in New York. During residency, Dr. Maia received extensive aesthetic surgery training from the leaders in cosmetic plastic surgery at the premier Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital (MEETH). MEETH has the distinction of being the oldest and most prestigious training program in the country and is internationally recognized in the field of cosmetic surgery.
Dr. Maia has devoted her time to research and is dedicated to advancing the field of plastic surgery. She has presented her research across the United States, Canada and Brazil. Since 2007, Dr. Maia has authored over 50 original articles, abstracts, and book chapters in plastic surgery. Dr. Maia is a respected author and her research has received multiple awards, including the Outstanding Paper Award by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) and more recently the Best Paper Award for her research in cosmetic breast surgery.
Dr. Maia is the associate editor for an upcoming plastic surgery book discussing surgical and non-surgical rejuvenation of the neck. This book is a worldwide collaborative effort with the leaders in aesthetic surgery presenting the latest techniques in neck rejuvenation.
Dr. Maia is also involved in teaching residents, medical students and physician assistants.