Dr.DeanDr. Dean is a 1983 graduate of the Texas A&M University College of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency in general surgery at Ochsner Medical Institution in New Orleans, Louisiana. He trained in plastic and reconstructive surgery and hand surgery at Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine, Norfolk, Virginia and was chief resident in 1990.

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery, 1990
  • Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, 1993
  • Current President of the Louisiana Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (F.A.C.S.)
  • Member of the Louisiana Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Member of the Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Plastic Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine Instructing Plastic Surgery Residents
  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery, LSU Health Sciences Center, Department of Surgery, New Orleans, LA, Instructing Residents and Medical Students
  • Volunteer Surgeon with Operation Smile International
  • Participated in 14 Overseas Missions as both Plastic Surgeon and Surgical Team Leader
  • Lectured in Six Different Continents on a Variety of Plastic Surgery Topics
  • Authored Numerous Plastic Surgery Book Chapters and Scientific Article Publications
  • Wrote Questions for the Canadian Board of Plastic Surgery Examination

“I am in my 27th year of plastic surgery practice in Baton Rouge. Throughout my career I continue to offer the latest and most advanced techniques in both cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. I will never encourage unnecessary procedures or mislead patients toward trendy techniques. I do my best to be honest with everyone about both benefits and risk. By developing a personal rapport with my patients and listening to their needs, I strive to meet their expectations safely and with excellence.”


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Dr. John A. Dean

500 Rue de la Vie, Baton Rouge, LA 70817


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