MEDICAL DIRECTOR

Benjamin Lam, D.O., F.A.C.O.S.

Dr. Lam received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences. 

Dr. Lam enrolled in an anesthesiology residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and later completed a general surgery residency and plastic & reconstructive surgery fellowship at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.  Double board certified in both General Surgery as well as Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Dr. Lam is a fellow in the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons as well as the American College of Surgeons.   As a recognized speaker on a national level, Dr. Lam is also the program director of the plastic & reconstructive surgery fellowship at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.  He has held the position of president in the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons – Plastic Surgery section.   For nearly ten years, he has developed expertise in body contouring as well as numerous additional cosmetic surgery procedures.  Dr. Lam is highly respected for his accomplishments in breast reconstruction after mastectomy, breast enlargements, reductions and lifts.  His techniques have been adopted by surgeons around the country.  Dr. Lam has also developed technological advances in the medical surgical industry that have been registered with the United States Patent office.

Board Certifications

American Osteopathic Board of Surgery – Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
April 3, 2004

American Osteopathic Board of Surgery – General Surgery
April 3, 2004

Medical Education and Training

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
July 1998 – July 2000

General Surgery Residency

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
July 1994 – July 1998

Anesthesia Residency

Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
July 1993 – July 1994