Dr. Vartan
Mardirossian

Dr. Vartan Mardirossian

His practice to facial plastic surgery and skin cancer reconstruction. Dr. Mardirossian is expert in both the most simple office procedures, and some of the most complex cranial reconstructions done today

Dr. Vartan
Mardirossian

Dr. Vartan Mardirossian is an Assistant Professor of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Otolaryngology at the Florida Atlantic University and a consultant of Facial plastic and Head and Neck Surgery at Jupiter Medical Center.

He is double Board-certified in both Facial Plastic surgery and Head and Neck Surgery and has authored many studies on pivotal topics within the realm of Facial plastic surgery.
He received his undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Padua in Italy, where he graduated Summa cum Laude in 2000.Dr. Mardirossian completed his Residency in Head and Neck Surgery in Padua, Italy and moved to Boston where he performed research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Later, he completed an internship in General Surgery, followed by a residency in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at Boston University. Further advanced training was obtained with fellowship in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery through Boston University with world-renowned facial plastic surgeon, Dr Spiegel.

During the Boston marathon bombing, Dr. Mardirossian was part of the team of Surgeons who took care of the victims and thanks to his determination and prompt decision-making he saved a young patient from a permanent facial disfigurement. Because of his contribution he was awarded with a certificate of appreciation from Boston Medical Center and the City of Boston for his service during the tragedy.
He currently devotes his practice to facial plastic surgery and skin cancer reconstruction. Dr. Mardirossian is expert in both the most simple office procedures, and some of the most complex cranial reconstructions done today. Dr. Mardirossian has published many articles and book chapters on head and neck surgery and facial plastic surgery, and is an invited speaker locally and nationally on these topics. His research efforts were recognized with the Boston University research award in 2013. Previous work has resulted in several interviews for the Palm Beach Post and several TV and radio networks. Dr. Mardirossian specializes in a variety of men’s and women’s facial plastic surgery procedures.

In addition to research and writing, Dr. Mardirossian lectures in several courses at the Charles Schmidt Florida Atlantic University School of Medicine, and sees facial cosmetic surgery patients from all over the United States.

  • Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon; Owner and Medical Director, Mardirossian Facial Aesthetics;
  • Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, Florida Atlantic University
  • Clinical Specialties & Interests

    Head & Neck Plastic Surgery, Facial Plastic Surgery
    Clinical Interests: Facial aging; Facial feminization surgery and analysis; Mohs surgery reconstructions; Rhinoplasty; Facelift and necklift; Eye and midface rejuvenation techniques; Minimally invasive techniques for facial rejuvenation; Facial Injuries

  • Faculty appointments & work history

    Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck

    Surgery
    Florida Atlantic University School of Medicine,
    2013– Present
    Boca Raton, FL

    Visiting Professor

    Boston University Medical Center, Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery

    2013– Present
    Boston, MA

    Owner and Medical Director

    Mardirossian Facial Aesthetics

    2013– Present
    Jupiter, FL

  • Education & training

    Boston University Medical Center

    Fellowship, Facial Plastic Surgery, 2012 – 2013

    Boston University Medical Center

    Residency, Otolaryngology, 2007 – 2012

    Boston University Medical Center

    Residency, General Surgery, 2007 – 2008

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Fellowship, Head and Neck Cancer Research, 2006 – 2007

    University of Padua – School of Medicine

    Residency in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
    MD, 2001 – 2005

    University of Padua College of Medicine

    Class of 2000

  • Certification & licensure

    FL State Medical License

    2013 – 2017

    MA State Medical License

    2012 – 2016

    American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
    Board Certified

    Americal Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
    Board Certified

  • Awards, honors & recognition

    Presidential citation for foreign body management

    American Broncho-Esophagological Association

  • Publications & presentations

    Survival characteristics of injected human cartilage slurry in a nude mouse model: A preliminary study.

    Keojampa, B. K.,Noordzij, J. P.,Burke, B.,Alroy, J.,Mardirossian, V.,Elackttu, A.,Wang, Z., Ear Nose Throat J – 2014 Jul 16

    Thresholds for Human Perception of Roll Tilt Motion: Patterns of Variability Based on Visual, Vestibular, and Mixed Cues.

    Mardirossian, V.,Karmali, F.,Merfeld, D., Otol. Neurotol. – 2014 Apr 03

    Preoperative Incidence of Olfactory Dysfunction in Nasal Surgery Patients.

    Jumaily, J. S., Fayad, C., Mardirossian, V., Singh, A., Stram, J., Spiegel, J., Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg – 2012 Jul

    Anatomy-based algorithms for detecting oral cancer using reflectance and fluorescence spectroscopy.

    McGee, S., Mardirossian, V., Elackattu, A., Mirkovic, J., Pistey, R., Gallagher, G., Kabani, S., Yu, C. C., Wang, Z., Badizadegan, K., Grillone, G., Feld, M. S., Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol – 2009 Nov 01

    Model-based spectroscopic analysis of the oral cavity: impact of anatomy.

    McGee, S., Mirkovic, J., Mardirossian, V., Elackattu, A., Yu, C. C., Kabani, S., Gallagher, G., Pistey, R., Galindo, L., Badizadegan, K., Wang, Z., Dasari, R., Feld, M…, J Biomed Opt – 2008 Nov 01

    Current opinion on diagnosis of primary Sjögren’s syndrome.

    Andretta, M., Botsios, C., Ostuni, P., Sfriso, P., Papadaki, L., Mardirossian, V., Todesco, S., Acta Otorhinolaryngol Ital – 2002 Aug

  • Research history

    Research fellow – Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and M.I.T.

    2009 – 2010

    Vestibular and Visual cues of space motion
    Research Fellow – Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    2006 – 2007

    Early diagnosis of Oral Cancer by use of Spectroscopy

  • Committees

    Young Physician Committee at the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

    Member

    2013 – Present

  • Professional memberships

    American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – AAFPRS

    Fellow

    American Armenian Medical Society

    Member

    European Society for Surgical Anatomy

    Member

    American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery – AAO – NHS

    Member

  • Languages spoken

    Armenian, Italian, Bulgarian, Russian

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Jupiter Medical Center

    Jupiter, FL