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Christian Paquet, M.D.

Dr. Christian Paquet, founder and director of Paquet Facial Plastic Surgery, is a Board-certified and fellowship trained Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon who specializes exclusively on the face and neck. After receiving his M.D. from the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, he completed his internship and residency in Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery at the LAC+USC Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA. He went on to complete his rigorous plastic surgery training in the competitive Beverly Hills market at the world renowned Lasky Surgical Clinic, perfecting techniques and acquiring skills to provide the most revolutionary and individualized surgical treatments. Dr. Paquet is one of the country’s elite experts in the field of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and one of a select few plastic surgeons who focuses his efforts entirely on the face and neck.

Dr. Paquet truly focuses on treating the whole person, integrating different approaches and therapies simultaneously and synergistically to support the health and healing of the each patient. He believes that the most important aspect of any doctor/patient interaction is establishing an open line of communication in order to provide a mutually comprehensive, personalized treatment plan for each patient to attain the most natural results possible.

Dr. Paquet’s multidisciplinary Beverly Hills training allowed him a unique opportunity to work with the best dermatologists, oculoplastic surgeons, and reconstructive surgeons in the world. Through a detailed consultation process, meticulous attention to detail, and keen surgical skill, he is able to provide patients with procedures tailored to their specific needs, delivering natural, beautiful results. Having grown up in The Valley, Dr. Paquet chose to return to provide a Beverly Hills experience in the heart of Phoenix and Scottsdale.

Education and Training

High School – Brophy College Preparatory – Phoenix, AZ
Undergraduate – Santa Clara University – Santa Clara, CA – B.S.
Medical School – Keck School of Medicine of University of Southern California – Los Angeles, CA – M.D.
Internship & Surgical Residency – Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery – LAC+USC Medical Center – Los Angeles, CA
Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship – Lasky Clinic (Dr. Andrew Frankel) – Beverly Hills, CA

Certification and Licensure

American Board of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery
Medical Board of Arizona
Medical Board of California
Drug Enforcement Agency
Basic & Advanced Cardiac Life Support, American Medical Association

Honors and Awards

Academic Chief Resident – LAC+USC Medical Center
Graduation with Highest Distinction – Keck School of Medicine
Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Medical Honor Society Membership
Achievement Reward For Collegiate Scientist (ARCS) Award
Salerni Foundation Award – Keck School of Medicine
USC Town and Gown Merit Award – Keck School of Medicine
Walker Foundation Award – Keck School of Medicine
Pathology Honors Society Award – Keck School of Medicine
Dean’s Recognition – Keck School of Medicine
Magna Cum Laude – Santa Clara University
Dean’s List/President’s List – Santa Clara University
National Society of Collegiate Scholars
Sigma Xi, Research Honor Society
Beta Beta Beta Biology Honor Society
Sam Suleman Achievement Award for Emergency Medical Services

Professional Society Memberships

American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
American Medical Association
Los Angeles County Medical Association
California Medical Association
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
National Society of Collegiate Scholars
Sigma Xi – Research Honor Society
Beta Beta Beta Biology Honor Society

Committee, Organizational and Volunteer Service

Academic Chief Resident – LAC+USC Keck
Otolaryngology Research Assistant – LAC+USC Keck
Trauma Surgery Research Assistant – LAC+USC Keck
Salerni Collegium Executive Board Member – Keck School of Medicine
President of Plastic Surgery Medical Student Interest Group – Keck School of Medicine
Community Outreach Juvenile Hall Tutor – Los Angeles, CA
Salvadorean Association of Medical Students – Medical Volunteer – Santa Tecla, El Salvador
Healing Hearts Across Borders Medical Volunteer – Tijuana, Mexico
Santa Clara University Emergency Medical Services Technician & Training Director

Books / Publications

Paquet, C (2016). Chapter 25 – Tip Rhinoplasty. Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Clinical Reference Guide. San Diego: Plural Publishing Inc.

Paquet C, Choroomi S, Frankel A. An Analysis of Lateral Crural Repositioning and its Effect on the Alar Rim. JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2015 Nov 12:1-6.

Paquet C, Frankel A. Effect of Patient Positioning on Nasal Tip Dynamics. 2017. Pending submission.

Paquet C, O’Dell K, Reinstadler D, Kokot N. Trends in Maxillofacial Trauma: An 18-Year Study at Los Angeles County Hospital – A Level 1 Trauma Center. 2016. Pending submission.

Bukur M, Inaba K, Barmparas G, Paquet C, Best C, Lam L, Plurad D, Demetriades D. Routine Follow-Up Imaging of Kidney Injuries May Not Be Justified. 2011 May;70(5):1229-33.

Posters and Presentations

Paquet, C. An Analysis of Lateral Crural Repositioning and its Effect on the Alar Rim – USC Annual Research Symposium. June, 2016.

Paquet, C. Advancements in Cleft Lip & Palate Repair – USC Department of Otolaryngology Grand Rounds. September, 2015.

Paquet C, O’Dell K, Reinstadler D, Kokot N, Granzow J. Trends in Maxillofacial Trauma: An 18-Year Study at Los Angeles County Hospital – A Level 1 Trauma Center. AAFPRS Section of Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meeting, Boston, MA. April 2015.

Paquet, C. Modern Day Facelift Techniques – USC Department of Otolaryngology Grand Rounds. May, 2014.

Paquet C, Rieber A, Koempel J. Invasive Fungal Sinusitis in the Pediatric Population: A 15-Year Experience. Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meeting, Las Vegas, NV. May 2014.

Paquet C, Rieber A, Koempel J. Utility of Radiographic Imaging for Invasive Fungal Sinusitis in the Pediatric Population. Combined Otolaryngology Spring Meeting, Las Vegas, NV. May 2014.

Paquet, C, et al. Routine Follow-Up Imaging of Kidney Injuries May Not Be Justified. MEDSTARS USC Department of Surgery – Grand Rounds. April 2010.

To schedule a consultation please call our Concierge Patient Coordinator at (602) 726-6310 or email us at info@paquetplasticsurgery.com.

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