George J. Picha, MD, PhD, FACS
Joyesh Raj, MD, FACS
Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon
5005 Rockside Road, Suite 1225
Independence, Ohio 44131
850 Columbia Road, Suite 300
Westlake, OH 44145
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Serving plastic & cosmetic surgery patients in Cleveland & the surrounding areas.
George J. Picha, MD, PhD, FACS, is a highly skilled, board-certified plastic surgeon with fellowship training in plastic surgery, including cosmetic and breast surgery. His Doctor of Philosophy degree in biomaterial engineering enables him to make educated decisions regarding surgical technologies and products he uses in his practice. Dr. Picha is an expert in breast implant technology as demonstrated by his position as the Chairman of the Implant Retrieval Program for one of the most highly regarded breast implant manufacturers in the world. Dr. Picha’s eye for perfection is a key component of his outstanding record of patient satisfaction.
Joyesh Raj, MD, FACS, is a highly skilled, board-certified plastic surgeon with advanced training in cosmetic surgery. A recognized authority in plastic and reconstructive surgery, Dr. Raj served as the director of cosmetic surgery for the University of Colorado Medical Center, as well as assistant professor of plastic surgery, before returning to his home state of Ohio to open his cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery private practice. Dr. Raj is a compassionate doctor, who receives the highest satisfaction from helping patients look and feel their best.
Drs. Picha and Raj offer a variety of breast and face procedures, as well as body sculpting treatments and injectable fillers, such as Botox. The surgeons also perform laser treatments for skin rejuvenation using the state-of-the-art Sciton laser, an advanced technology that addresses a number of cosmetic facial concerns as well as hair removal. In addition, Drs. Picha and Raj specialize in performing procedures that minimize scarring and recovery time. They also strive to educate their patients so that they feel confident and secure during their procedures. The surgeons and their caring team at Western Reserve Plastic Surgery Center work diligently to provide a safe, comfortable environment and meet all of their patients’ cosmetic surgery needs. In addition to their private practice, both surgeons are actively involved in the plastic surgery community and practice within the Cleveland Clinic Health System.
To schedule a one-on-one consultation with breast augmentation surgeon Dr. Picha or Dr. Raj and learn more about your plastic surgery options, contact Dr. Picha or Dr. Raj by calling (800) 717-5404.
More About the Surgeons of Western Reserve Plastic Surgery
George J. Picha, MD, PhD, FACS, completed a Doctor of Philosophy degree in biomedical engineering, as well as a Doctor of Medicine degree, at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland. Dr. Picha is actively involved in advanced education with the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Currently, Dr. Picha is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery and the Lipoplasty Society of North America. As a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS), Dr. Picha has passed a rigorous evaluation of his education, training, professional qualifications, surgical competence and ethical conduct and has demonstrated that his qualifications are consistent with the high standards established and demanded by this organization.
Joyesh Raj, MD, FACS, completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Chicago, graduating with honors. He continued his education by completing his Doctor of Medicine degree at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. He performed a general surgery residency at Fairview Hospital, before completing his plastic surgery residency at the University of Colorado. Dr. Raj then completed two aesthetic surgery fellowship rotations, one at Baker, Stuzin and Baker in Miami and another at the prestigious Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital in New York. Dr. Raj is a member of several medical organizations, including the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and the Ohio Valley Plastic Surgery Society, among others. In addition, Dr. Raj is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.