ABOUT DR. Alessandro Cusano

As an experienced Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon, Dr. Alessandro Cusano is acknowledged for his creative skill, care, and is noted for his training, leadership, and dedication in aesthetic plastic surgery. Throughout his career, the accomplished surgeon has learned all aspects of cosmetic surgery and shown care for his patients while using the most innovative advancements in plastic surgery.

Dr. Cusano is dual-qualified in the specialties of Plastic Surgery and Maxillofacial Surgery and is fellowship trained in Head & Neck Oncologic Surgery, Craniofacial Surgery and Reconstructive Microsurgery. He completed his Maxillofacial and Plastic Surgery residencies at The University of California San Francisco and The University of California Davis Medical Centers, respectively. He completed his Head & Neck Oncology and Microsurgery fellowship at The University of Florida Jacksonville College of Medicine; and his Craniofacial Surgery fellowship at The Johns Hopkins Hospital and The University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center.

Dr. Alessandro Cusano Education:

  • Wayne State University, Detroit, MI (2002 – 2005) Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada (1997 – 2001) Doctor of Dental Surgery
  • University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada (1993 – 1997) Bachelor of Science Honors Physiology

Dr. Alessandro Cusano Postgraduate Training:

  • Nagata Microtia and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery Clinic, Toda City, Saitama, Japan (2018) Observership – Auricular Reconstruction
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD (2017-2018) Fellow – Craniofacial Surgery
  • University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA (2014-2017) Resident – Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Lincoln Medical Center / Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY (2013-2014) Resident – General Surgery
  • University of Florida Health Science Center, Jacksonville, FL (2008-2009) Fellow – Microvascular Surgery / Head & Neck Surgical Oncology
  • University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA (2006-2007) Resident – Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • University Hospital Aintree, Liverpool, England (2007) Observership – Head & Neck Oncology / Microvascular Surgery
  • University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA (2005-2006) Intern General Surgery

Professional Memberships:

  • American College of Surgeons (ACS)
  • American Head and Neck Society (AHNS)
  • American Academy of Craniomaxillofacial Surgeons (AACMFS)
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
  • American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery (AAOMS)
  • International Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery (IAOMS)