As a previous Chief of the Plastic Surgery Division at Medstar Washington Hospital Center, Dr. Praful Ramineni was clinically the busiest plastic surgeon at the hospital, seeing over 200 patients a month in the office and performing 600 to 900 surgeries a year.
Dr. Ramineni has trained over 100 residents, both Georgetown plastic surgery and general surgery residents, and has multiple publications. These included both the full range of aesthetic surgery as well as complex trauma, hernias, and cancer reconstruction. He recently made the transition to focusing on his elective practice to be able to provide more personalized care to each patient.
Dr. Ramineni utilizes his extensive surgical experience to treat a wide range of both aesthetic and reconstructive patients. He has a special interest in post‐weight loss body contouring, especially in post‐bariatric surgery patients, including abdominoplasty (tummy tuck), brachioplasty (arm lift), thighplasty (thigh lift), mastopexy (breast lift), and upper and lower back lifts. Dr. Ramineni also performs liposuction, lipoaugmentation of the buttocks (Brazilian butt lift), facelifts, rhinoplasty, and eyelid surgery. He also offers the full range of nonsurgical treatments, including BOTOX® Cosmetic, XEOMIN®, Dysport®, Restylane, JUVÈDERM®, RADIESSE®, laser and energy treatments, chemical peels, as well as non-invasive skin tightening with ThermiSmooth® and ThermiTight®.
Dr. Ramineni also brings his expertise to managing the full range of reconstructive surgical procedures, including breast cancer reconstruction with DIEP flaps, complex hernias, breast reduction, traumatic injuries, scar revisions, and many other reconstructive surgical procedures.
Dr. Ramineni is a multiple-time winner of Washingtonian Top Doctor and certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.
- American Board of Plastic Surgery
Awards and Honours
- Washingtonian top doctor, 2016
- Washingtonian top doctor, 2014