Due to Christopher I Zoumalan, MD FACS’s passion to improve medical procedures and patient care, he continues to be devoted to research and is currently involved in various clinical and basic science research projects. He has authored nearly 100 peer-reviewed journals, book chapters, and international publications. He is an invited author to various internationally recognized books including: Encyclopedia of Ophthalmology, International Aesthetic Surgery, Manual of Oculoplastic Surgery (5th Edition), Principles and Practice of Ophthalmology (3rd Edition), and most recently Smith’s Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (3rd Edition) which is still in press.
Christopher I Zoumalan, MD FACS is recognized for his latest research in performing a specialized blepharoplasty technique (also referred to as an eyelid lifting procedure) that allows for an incredible result with short recovery time. He and his team of plastic surgeons performed a careful analysis of their technique and published their successful findings in the Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery. This publication also was elected to be showcased on the front cover of the journal.
He continues to serve as an expert author for the internationally acclaimed medical website, emedicine.com, writing in various topics within Oculoplastic Surgery, peer reviewers for several internationally recognized peer-reviewed medical journals, and also serves as a consultant for various online medical educational courses.
Christopher I Zoumalan, MD FACS is a national recipient of an educational grant to educate physicians on the proper use of Botox and hyaluronic acid fillers (Juvederm) on patients with facial deformities.
Given his accomplishments, Christopher I Zoumalan, MD FACS was nominated into 2007’s Who’s Who in America (http://www.marquiswhoswho.com).