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Dr. Theda Kontis

Facial Plastic Surgery
Baltimore, MD
34 years experience female

Locations

Facial Plastic Surgicenter

Baltimore, MD

Address

1838 Greene Tree Road , Suite 370, Baltimore, MD
Directions

Fax

4104860092

Insurances accepted

Aetna

CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield

Medicare

About

Bio

Dr. Theda Kontis is a facial plastic surgeon in private practice located in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. A local, national and international leader in facial plastic surgery, Dr. Kontis is also an expert Botulinum toxin and filler injector and trains other physicians on the safe and effective use of facial injectables. She was guest editor for the 2009 Facial Plastic Surgery issue entitled “Injectable fillers.” Her book, co-authored with Dr. Victor Lacombe, "Cosmetic Injection Techniques," is a multimedia guide for injectors to learn safe practices for aesthetic injections. A part-time Assistant Professor at Johns Hopkins, Dr. Kontis is Board Certified by both the American Academy of Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS) and the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head Neck Surgery. She serves as an Oral Examiner for both Board Examinations and serves on the Board of Directors for the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. She is past president of the Maryland Society of Otolaryngology. In 2010, Dr. Kontis served as the co-chair for the annual Fall Meeting for the AAFPRS in Boston, Massachusetts. She also chairs the Fellowship and Continuing Medical Education Committees of the AAFPRS. She is a reviewer for the Archives of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, the Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery and the Laryngoscope journals and serves on the editorial advisory board for Clinics in Facial Plastic Surgery.

Specialties
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Facial Plastic Surgery

Languages spoken

English, Greek

Doctor Q&A

66 Answers
4 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theda Kontis
Facial Plastic Surgery 34 years experience
Bleeding mole: Apply pressure until bleeding stops, apply antibiotic ointment until it heals, don't pick at it, see a doctor if it does not heal in 10 days.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theda Kontis
Facial Plastic Surgery 34 years experience
Dysplastic nevi: I would recommend complete excision of any dysplastic nevi.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theda Kontis
Facial Plastic Surgery 34 years experience
Acne scar laser: I think the best laser for acne scars is the carbon dioxide laser or the newer fractionated lasers (like fraxel).

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Testimonials
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kontis is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kontis is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Endo browlift = forehead lift, it seems to md's. Endo raises hairline.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! This is good info for me to hold onto. Never heard of the mid lift.Bye
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Yes. Nasolabial folds = nasal folds = cheek folds, and so on. Bye!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Wake Forest University School of Medicine, NC
Graduated 1987MD

Awards

Patient Choice Award
Compassionate Physician Award
GBMC Resident Teaching Award
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