Board Certified SurgeonDr. Seify is board certified from the most authoritative and prestigious American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS). A certification from ABPS is an assurance for the patient that the surgeon would have undergone a certain minimum number of years of medical training as well as specialized training exclusively in the field of plastic surgery. A board certified plastic surgeon would invest in maintaining the highest quality standards and practices, pursue continuing education, adopt innovative and advanced surgical techniques and follow the latest safety protocols. Surgeons who are also members of the pre-eminent American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) have an opportunity to engage with the most competitive professionals in the field and utilize their learning for the benefit of their patients.
Extensive TrainingIn addition to his board certification and a membership of the ASPS, Dr. Seify also commands outstanding credentials in terms of his extensive training in the field. He has completed nearly 13 years of post-graduate training, which included both general and plastic surgery training. He completed his Doctor of Science degree at Emory University, where he received advanced training in endoscopic plastic surgery.
Professional EngagementsApart from devoting time to his private plastic surgery practice, Dr. Seify has authored a range of published scientific articles and is also a contributor to chapters contained in medical textbooks dedicated to plastic surgery. He is a sought-after speaker and has presented scientific papers nationally and internationally. Since 2008, Dr. Seify has participated as a visiting professor to hospitals overseas performing surgeries on civilians and veterans as well as training other surgeons. His practice has a unique collaboration with Emory University inviting international guest plastic surgeons to participate both in training and research. Dr. Seify currently serves as an assistant clinical professor at the UCLA School of Medicine and is a clinical assistant professor at the University of California at Irvine (UCI medical center). He is affiliated with leading hospitals including Hoag, Saddleback, and Fountain Valley hospitals.
Memberships and Affiliations
- Diplomat of the American College of Surgeons (FACS)
- Diplomat of the American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS)
- American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
- American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS)
- American Medical Association (AMA)