Armen Serebrakian, M.D. is a double board-certified surgeon by the American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Reconstructive Surgery and by the American Academy of Facial Cosmetic Surgery. Dr. Serebrakian has been serving the San Francisco Bay Area community since 1986, and he has excelled in facial, head and neck reconstructive surgery utilizing methods that create a safer and easier recovery for his patients. Dr. Serebrakian’s skills, through extensive education and training, extend to surgical body modifications, including breast enhancement, tummy tuck, and body sculpting through liposuction. He is also one of the first surgeons to utilize lasers and intense pulsed light (IPL) in cosmetic surgery.
Dr. Serebrakian leads one of the most comprehensive cosmetic and surgical facilities in the San Francisco Bay Area. Contributions to his field also include instructing fellow physicians in laser, surgical, and phototherapy techniques as well as providing internships to medical students. As a respected and valued community member, Dr. Serebrakian has given back through pro-bono work, which has included the removal of gang-related tattoos and treatment of burn victims.
Dr. Serebrakian’s distinctive qualifications include five years of head and neck surgical advanced training at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan and a one-year fellowship in head and neck surgery and facial plastic surgery at the Minnesota Head and Neck Clinic. Dr. Serebrakian continually attends many educational courses, seminars, workshops, and hands-on trainings using the latest technologies, which enhance his surgical methodology and skills and, in turn, provide the best surgical course for his patients.
Dr. Serebrakian is also a member of several prestigious organizations, including the American Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery, the American Society of Cosmetic Breast Surgery, the California Society of Facial Cosmetic Surgery, and the California Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, to name a few.
Dr. Serebrakian speaks English, Armenian, Farsi, and French.
Dr. Serebrakian’s aesthetic skills are not limited to his surgical work. He is a talented pianist, music composer, and artist. He has a special interest illustration, which is animated by his comic sense of humor, and also in sculpting the human body to better understand the human body form. Dr. Serebrakian is also an avid athlete and particularly enjoys skiing, mountain/road bike riding, tennis, water skiing, and windsurfing.
Not least, Dr. Serebrakian is a devoted family man. As community publications have been chronicling over the years, Dr. Serebrakian has been and remains very active in his children’s activities. Today, his children are dominant figures in the competitive sports of skiing and tennis on both state and national levels; his daughter raced for Armenia in the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, and his son raced for Armenia in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Both raced in the Alpine skiing division, slalom and giant slalom. Dr. Serebrakian’s commitment to excellence is evidenced by his achievements in both his personal and professional life.