Maakan Taghizadeh, MD is an award winning and Fellowship-trained Board Certified Plastic Surgeon in Baltimore, MD.
“Dr. Tag” as he is fondly known, was born in Baltimore, MD where he attended Gilman School. He graduated Cum Laude from James Madison University where he also was a Division I varsity wrestler. After JMU, he went to work for Eli Lilly and Company, where he was awarded as the top Prozac sales representative in the USA.
In keeping with his ultimate goal of becoming a surgeon, he obtained his medical degree at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore, MD. He then went on to complete his training in general surgery at the Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio where he was awarded with the prestigious “Intern of the Year Award”. He then went on to complete his plastic and reconstructive surgery residency at the Ohio State University Medical Center. He returned to Baltimore following his residency to complete a fellowship in Breast, Microsurgical, and Aesthetic Surgery at Mercy Medical Center under renowned experts in the field