Dr. Michael K. ObengMD, FACS

Harvard trained, board certified Beverly Hills plastic surgeon Michael K. Obeng, MD, FACS, was named among “America’s Top Plastic Surgeons” by the Consumer’s Research Council of America in 2011.  He specializes in cosmetic surgery of the aging face, neck, breast, body, trunk, extremities and genitalia.  Dr. Obeng is among the rare, few surgeons in the world to successfully reattach a limb, and he is an expert in complex reconstructive surgery, hand, and microneurovascular surgery.

Currently on staff at Cedars Sinai Hospital, and the former Chief of Plastic Surgery at St. Elizabeth Health Center – one of the most prestigious hospitals in the country – Dr. Obeng brings years of experience and innovative ways of solving complex cosmetic and reconstructive surgical dilemmas. His clientele comprises of royalty and celebrities, but also includes some of the world’s most unfortunate patients.

Screen-Shot-2013-03-29-at-1.56.56-AM-893x350Born into poverty in Ghana, Africa, Dr. Obeng persevered over unimaginable obstacles, and thrived against all odds to arrive at this culmination of professional and personal success.  His deep compassion and care for patients derives from these humble beginnings, and he takes pride in treating each patient like family.  Dr. Obeng travels to third world countries to donate his surgical skills through RESTORE, a charitable organization that he founded in 2008.  The charity provides free reconstructive surgery to abused and battered women and children, and people with congenital and accidental deformities.  He also advocates for the underprivileged in the U.S., educating them about the post-reconstructive surgery options that are available after breast cancer treatment.

Dr. Obeng is one of the most sought after surgeons in the world.  His surgical successes, cosmetic and reconstructive expertise, and charitable work through RESTORE are often featured on local television news such as ABC, CBS, NBC and FOX, and in many local, national and international publications.

He has garnered many prestigious awards, including a research grant from the National Institute of Health (NIH), and the coveted Herman B. Barnett award in Surgery and Anesthesia. He has also published extensively, and lectures on breast aesthetics, augmentation and reconstruction to international audiences.  When he is not speaking on plastic surgery, he can be found around the nation giving his award-winning motivational speech,Perseverance.

Michael K. Obeng, MD, FACS
Diplomate, American Board of Plastic Surgery
Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Director, MiKO Plastic Surgery
Founder & CEO, RESTORE Worldwide



Some of the Procedures done by MIKOPasticSurgery.