Director, Facial Paralysis Center, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
Co-director, Vascular Anomalies Center, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
Dr. Andre Panossian is a board-certified plastic surgeon who belongs to a select group of individuals with expertise in facial reanimation, brachial plexus injuries, congenital hand and vascular anomalies, burns, limb reconstruction, and cleft lip and palate surgery. Dr. Panossian holds an appointment in the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the USC Keck School of Medicine. He received his undergraduate education at UCLA and his medical degree at Tufts University School of Medicine with induction into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society.
Following his residency in plastic surgery at USC, Dr. Panossian trained at the prestigious Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, where he subspecialized in pediatric plastic surgery. He further honed his plastic surgical training at Children’s Hospital Boston where he specialized in vascular anomalies and pediatric hand surgery. His research interests include exploring novel techniques for the treatment of vascular tumors and malformations, the clinical application of composite tissue allotransplantation, and elucidating the mechanisms of cerebral adaptation following facial paralysis surgery.
Dr. Panossian is available for all adult and pediatric reconstructive consultations. He also runs a busy practice in aesthetic surgery and offers the latest techniques in total body rejuvenation.