Curriculum Vitae

Board Certified

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery


  • Union College, Schenectady, NY (cum laude)
  • Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA (general surgery)
  • University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX (plastic surgery)

Honors and Awards

  • Certificate of Advanced Education in Cosmetic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery Excellence in Teaching Award, University of Texas Southwestern
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, Albany Medical College

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern

Hospital Appointments

  • Northern Westchester Hospital Center
  • Sound Shore Medical Center
  • United Hospital Medical Center
  • White Plains Hospital Center

Professional Organizations

  • American Medical Association
  • American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
  • American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), Candidate
  • Medical Society of the State of New York
  • Plastic Surgery Research Council
  • Westchester County Medical Society

Current Committees and Activities

  • Technical editor, Aesthetic Surgery Journal
    (American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery)
  • Plastic Surgery Board Recertification Committee
  • Selected Readings in Plastic Surgery, Editorial Board
  • Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation, In-service Exam Subcommittee
  • Westchester County Medical Society, Ethics Committee

Selected Presentations

  • External Ultrasound-assisted Liposuction
  • Evolving Fixation Methods in Endoscopic-assisted Forehead Rejuvenation
  • Extending the Role of Liposuction in Body Contouring with Ultrasound-assisted Liposuction
  • The Potential Role of the Erbium:YAG Laser in Skin Resurfacing
  • The Tumescent Technique
  • Endoscopic Forehead Lifts: The Postoperatively Adjustable Technique
  • Office-based Skin Care and Superficial Peels: The Scientific Rationale
  • Scalp Reconstruction and Hair Restoration
  • Body Contouring


  • Ultrasound-assisted Liposuction

Presentations at the Following Meetings

  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Advanced Lasers and Innovations in Cosmetic Surgery Symposium

For further inquiries or to set up your personal cosmetic surgery consultation with Samuel J. Beran, M.D., F.A.C.S., contact Cosmetic Surgery Associates of New York.

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