Meet Dr. Troy Pittman - Plastic Surgeon
Dr. Troy Pittman is an internationally recognized expert in aesthetic and reconstructive surgery of the breast and body. Dr. Pittman is Board-Certified by The American Board of Plastic Surgery and practices the full spectrum of Plastic Surgery procedures. He has specific interest and expertise in aesthetic surgery of the breast, including complex revision breast surgery. Dr. Pittman is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and is an active member of The American Society of Plastic Surgeons, The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons.
Dr. Pittman completed his medical training at the State University of New York at Buffalo. He went on to residencies in both General Surgery and Plastic Surgery at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL. Dr. Pittman gained extensive experience in the full spectrum of Plastic Surgery including cosmetic surgery of the face and body, body-contouring surgery after massive weight loss, reconstruction of the face and body following traumatic injuries or major cancer surgery, as well as trauma, burn and wound surgery at the world-renowned Cook County Hospital Trauma Center in Chicago.
Following his Plastic Surgery residency Dr. Pittman completed a fellowship focused on Aesthetic and Reconstructive Breast Surgery at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, DC under the direction of one of the world’s experts, Dr. Scott Spear. During his fellowship, Dr. Pittman focused on advanced techniques in breast augmentation, mastopexy/augmentation, implant-based breast reconstruction and perforator-based microvascular reconstruction of the breast.
At the completion of his training, Dr. Pittman was invited to join the prestigious faculty of Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine where his practice focused on breast reconstruction, body-contouring and cosmetic surgery. Dr. Pittman then returned to Washington DC to join the faculty at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, where he served as Director of Breast Reconstruction. At Hopkins and Georgetown, Dr. Pittman served as the director of the resident cosmetic surgery programs.
The Surgeon’s Surgeon
Dr. Pittman has published multiple book chapters and original articles in peer-reviewed medical journals. He serves as a peer reviewer for the journal Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and The Aesthetic Surgery Journal. He has presented at the annual meetings for the American Association of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and has been consistently invited to teach courses on breast surgery internationally. Dr. Pittman is also involved in teaching medical students and residents in the Georgetown University School of Medicine as well as the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
Dedication to Patient Care
Most importantly, Dr. Pittman is known for his attention to detail and for providing highly individualized care for each patient in his practice. In 2016, 2018 and 2019 Dr. Pittman was named Top Doctor in Washingtonian Magazine. Dr. Pittman was also named the Face of Cosmetic Breast Surgery by Washingtonian in 2019. Recently DC Modern Luxury Magazine named Dr. Pittman and Dr. Somenek DC Power Players 2019. For the past four years, he has been named one of America’s Top Plastic Surgeons by the Consumer’s Research Council of America and recently received both the Compassionate Doctor Recognition and the Patients’ Choice Award for the fifth year in a row.