Dr. Andreas M. Lamelas is a Harvard fellowship trained Plastic Surgeon, board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, with a focus on natural tissue breast reconstruction and surgical treatment for breast cancer related lymphedema. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Virginia, graduating with Honors. He then went onto receive his Medical Degree at Temple University School of Medicine where he was one of four students to be selected for early membership to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. Dr. Lamelas completed his Plastic Surgery Residency at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in Manhattan and was selected to serve as Chief Resident. He then went on to Harvard Medical School to complete a highly-competitive Fellowship in Microsurgery at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.
Dr. Lamelas and his wife, Brooke, live in Connecticut and are avid travelers. In his free time, he enjoys photography, tennis, exploring new restaurants and relaxing with a good book. In addition to breast reconstruction, he is interested in body contouring, reconstruction for skin cancer and aesthetic surgery of the face and body.
Dr. Lamelas is dedicated to the progression of the field of Plastic Surgery, publishing numerous peer-reviewed articles and book chapters as well as presenting at national academic conferences. He strives to establish trusting patient relationships and achieve the best results for each one of his patients.