Meet Ozan Sozer, M.D. — Plastic Surgeon in El Paso, Texas

Dr Ozan SozerLasting Beauty – It Starts in El Paso with Dr. Ozan Sozer.

Ozan Sozer, M.D., is an experienced board-certified plastic surgeon at El Paso Cosmetic Surgery, serving Texas, New Mexico, and the surrounding areas.

Internationally acclaimed for his innovations and unique surgical techniques, Dr. Ozan Sozer has enlightened and educated his medical peers in the major cities of Europe, South America, Asia, Mexico and the United States. Dedication to improving his skill as a surgeon epitomizes his practice and is the cornerstone of his philosophy as a physician. Dr. Ozan Sozer has also applied his talents outside the surgical suite by writing articles for publications like the Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery, and the Annals of Plastic Surgery. He is also the author of the Multidisciplinary Microsurgery Manual. Avant-garde in technique and in his position in the world of cosmetic surgery, Dr. Ozan Sozer is the consummate renaissance man in the field of reconstructive and body contouring medicine. He has been practicing cosmetic plastic surgery for more than 20 years, and has received many awards, including the prestigious “Sherrell J. Aston Award” for the Best Presentation by a Candidate at the 2005 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and “Best Cosmetic Surgeon” for 2007-2009 as chosen by the readers of El Paso Magazine.

Education:

  • Bornova Anadolu High School, Turkey 1976-1983
  • Montclaire High School, NJ, USA 1983-1984
  • Ege University School of Medicine, Turkey 1984-1991, MD

Postgraduate Training

  • General Surgery Internship (PGY 1) University of Texas Medical School, Houston, Texas, 1991-1992
  • Junior Resident in General Surgery (PGY 2) University of Texas Medical School, Houston, Texas, 1992-1993
  • Microsurgery Research Fellowship, St. Joseph Hospital Surgical Training Center, Houston, Texas, 1993-1994
  • Senior Resident in General Surgery (PGY 3-4) University of Texas Medical School, Houston, Texas, 1994-1996
  • Chief Resident in General Surgery (PGY 5) University of Texas Medical School, Houston, Texas, 1996-1997
  • Junior Resident in Plastic Surgery, St. Joseph Hospital, Houston, Texas, 1997-1998
  • Chief Resident in Plastic Surgery, St. Joseph Hospital, Houston, Texas 1998-1999
  • Aesthetic Fellowship with Dr. Onur Erol, Istanbul, Turkey, Nov. 1999-April 2000
  • Partner in ONEP Istanbul, May 2000 – September 2001

Scholarships

  • American Field Service Scholarship for one year of High School in USA, 1983-1984

Examinations

  • ECFMG Part 1
    Score 80
  • ECFMG Part 2
    Score 81
  • FLEX Austin, TX
    Score 81
  • Jurisprudence
    Score 87
  • Plastic surgery board written exam
    Passed
  • Plastic surgery board oral exam
    Passed

Certificates

  • American Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support
  • ECFMG Certificate
  • Certificate for Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Microsurgery Fellow
  • Microsurgery Instructor
  • Texas Medical License
  • Certificate for Cutaneous Laser

Affiliations

  • Texas Medical Association
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
  • American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS)
  • Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

Current Appointments

  • Clinical Associate Professor, Texas Tech University, Department of Surgery
  • President of El Paso Cosmetic Surgery

Awards

  • “Sherrell J. Aston Award” for the Best Presentation by a Candidate at the 2005 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
  • “Best Cosmetic Surgeon” for El Paso Magazine’s 2007-2009 Best of El Paso Readers Poll.
  • “Future 15” Award given by the El Paso Hispanic Chamber of Commerce in December 2008.
  • “Gaspar Anastasi Award” – ASAPS meeting in Washington, D.C. (Based on Dr. Sozer’s findings and techniques Dr. Humberto Palladino was presented with the “Best Oral Presentation by Residents and Fellows”).  April 22-27, 2010
  • “Best Doctor”  What’s Up 2014 Best of the Best Winner

Formal Presentations

  1. Sozer SO, M. D. :  “Comparative study between acute intraoperative arterial elongation and the use of the interpositional vein graft for arterial reconstruction.”  Ninth Annual Meeting, American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, Kansas City, MO, September 1993.
  2. Sozer SO, M. D. : “The use of 3M microvascular anastomotic devise in non vascular tubular structures.”  Ninth Annual Meeting, American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, Kansas City, MO, September 1993.
  3. Sozer SO, M. D. : “Acute intraoperative elongation of vascular pedicles in free tissue transfers” Tenth Annual Meeting, American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, Marco Island, FL, January 1995.
  4. Sozer SO, M. D. : “Improved survival in necrotizing pancreatitis.” American College of Surgeons, South Texas Chapter, San Antonio TX, January 1996.
  5. Sozer SO, M. D. : “Acute intraoperative arterial elongation and its application to trauma patients’AmericanCollegeof Surgeons, South Texas Chapter,San AntonioTX,February 1997.
  6. Sozer SO, M. D. : “Efficiency of endoscopic brow lift” 12th Congress of the International; Confederation for Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, San Francisco, CA,  June 1999.
  7. Sozer SO, M. D. : “Efficiency of endoscopic brow lift’ EURAPS, Berlin, Germany, July 2000.
  8. Sozer SO, M. D. : “The brow suspension technique’ 69th Annual Meeting of ASPRS, Los Angeles, CA, October 2000.
  9. Sozer SO, M. D., Agullo FJ, M.D.: “Autoprosthesis Buttock Augmentation during lower body lift” El Paso Society of Plastic Surgeons Meeting, El Paso, Texas, April 2005.
  10. Sozer SO, M. D. : “Autoprosthesis Buttock Augmentation during lower body lift” Annual Meeting of ASPS, New Orleans, Louisiana, May 2005.
  11. Sozer SO, M. D., Agullo FJ, M.D., Santillan AA, M.D.: “Decision Making in Abdominoplasty” TexasSociety of Plastic Surgeons Annual Meeting, San Antonio, October 21-23, 2005.
  12. Sozer SO, M. D. : “Buttock Contouring During Circumferential Body Lift” XVI Congress of Ibero-Latin American Federation of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Buenos Aires, Argentina, March 28 – April 1st ,  2006.
  13. Sozer SO, M. D. : “Autoprosthesis Buttock Augmentation” 17th Annual Meeting of the European Association of Plastic Surgeons, Istanbul, Turkey, May 25–27, 2006.
  14. Sozer SO, M. D. : “Autoprosthesis Buttock Contouring for Lower Body Lift and Its Other Uses”  18th Congress of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 2-5, 2006.
  15. Sozer SO, M. D., Agullo FJ, M. D.: “Decision Making in Abdominoplasty” 18th Congress of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 2-5, 2006.
  16. Sozer SO, M. D., Agullo FJ,  M. D. : “Auto-Prosthesis Buttock Contouring for Lower Body Lift and Its Other Uses”. 18thCongress of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 2006.
  17. Agullo FJ, M. D., Sozer SO, M. D.,  Pallladino H, M.D., Santillan AA, M. D. :  Obese and Overweight Patients: Benefits and Complications of Abdominal Contour Surgery. The Aesthetic Meeting 2007, ASAPS Annual Meeting, New York, New York, April 2007.
  18. Sozer SO, M. D. : “Anatomical vs. Round implants: Choosing the right option for the patient”, Mentor Paragon Forum, Sao Paulo, Brazil, May 29-31, 2007.
  19. Sozer SO, M. D. : “Secondary Augmentation- Revisions (New Technique)”, Mentor Paragon Forum, Sao Paulo, Brazil, May 29-31, 2007.
  20. Sozer SO. “Utilization of liposuction with Vaser and E Jonhson Wells Herculles”, XXVII Jornada Paulista De Cirugia Plastica, Sao Paulo, Brazil, May 31, 2007.
  21. Sozer SO. “Buttock Augmentation with Autoprosthesis And It’s Other Uses” XXVII Jornada Paulista De Cirugía Plástica, Sao Paulo, Brazil, May 29, 2007.
  22. Agullo FJ, Sozer SO, Palladino H, Santillan AA. “Obese and Overweight Patients: Benefits and Complications of Abdominal Contour Surgery”. The Aesthetic Meeting 2007, ASAPS Annual Meeting, New York, New York, April 2007.
  23. Sozer SO, M. D. : “Shaped vs. Round Implants”. Mentor Paragon Forum, Bangkok, Thailand, June 16, 2008.
  24. Sozer SO, M. D. : “Various Techniques in Body Contouring”. Mentor Paragon Forum, Bangkok, Thailand, June 16, 2008.
  25. Palladino H, M.D.,  Agullo FJ, M.D., Payne PE, M.D., Sozer SO, M.D.: “Novel Technique to Address Unfavorable Abdominoplasty Scars”. AMA Resident and Fellow Section Research Poster Symposium, Orlando, Florida, November 2008.
  26. Agullo FJ, M.D., Palladino H, M.D., Payne PE, M.D., Sozer SO, M.D.: “Pedicled Fat Flap to Increase Lateral Fullness in Upper Blepharoplasty”. The Aesthetic Meeting 2009, Las Vegas, Nevada, May 2009. Annual Meeting of ASAPS & ASERF Resident & Fellows Forum, Las Vegas, Nevada, May 2009.
  27. Sozer SO, M.D., Agullo FJ, M.D.: “Combining Multiple Body Contouring Procedures”, Annual meeting Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons – Body Contouring Panel, Dallas, TX, Sept. 27, 2009.
  28. Sozer SO, M.D., Agullo FJ, M.D.: “Extended Abdominoplasty: Reduction in Moderate Obese Patient”. 36th Annual International Symposium of Plastic Surgery- Aesthetics 2009, Puerto Vallarta, México, Nov. 9-14, 2009.
  29. Sozer SOM.D., Agullo FJ, M.D.: “Correction of Unfavorable Abdominoplasty Defects”. 36th Annual International Symposium of Plastic Surgery- Aesthetics 2009, PuertoVallarta, México, Nov. 9-14, 2009.
  30. Sozer SO, M.D., Agullo FJ., M.D.:”Combining Body Contouring Procedures: What are the Risks and Limitations”. 36th Annual International Symposium of Plastic Surgery- Aesthetics 2009, Puerto Vallarta, México, Nov. 9-14, 2009.
  31. Sozer SO, M.D., Agullo FJ, M.D.: Autologous Buttock Augmentation. 36th Annual International Symposium of Plastic Surgery – Aesthetics 2009, Puerto Vallarta, México, Nov. 9 – 14, 2009.
  32. Sozer SO, M.D.: “Combining Various Body Contouring Procedures” Colegio de Cirugía Plástica –Visiting Professor – Monthly Meeting – Monterrey, Nuevo León, México, January 12 – 13, 2010.
  33. Sozer SO, M.D.: Agullo FJ, M.D.: “Extended Brachioplasy and Extended Thigh Lift”. XVI  Annual International Symposium of Post-Bariatric Surgery-Colombian Society of Plastic, Aesthetic, Maxillofacial and Hand Surgery, Central Chapter. Bogota, Colombia, March 10-12, 2010.
  34. Sozer SO, M.D., Agullo FJ, M.D.:  “Autoprosthesis Buttock Lift and Augmentation. XVI Annual International Symposium of Post-Bariatric Surgery”- Colombian Society of  Plastic, Aesthetic, Maxillofacial and Hand Surgery, Central Chapter. Bogota, Colombia, March 10-12, 2010.
  35. Sozer SO, M.D., Agullo FJ, M.D.:  “Preserving Upper Pole Fullness and Mastopexy Reduction”.   XVI Annual International Symposium of Post-Bariatric Surgery-Colombian Society of Plastic, Aesthetic, Maxillofacial and Hand Surgery, Central Chapter.  Bogota, Colombia, March 10-12, 2009.
  36. Sozer SO, M.D., Agullo FJ, M.D.:  “Various Contouring Techniques and Combination of Procedures”.  XVI Annual International Symposium of Post-Bariatric Surgery-Colombian Society of Plastic, Aesthetic, Maxillofacial and Hand Surgery, Central Chapter. Bogota, Colombia, March 10-12, 2010.
  37. Sozer SO, M.D.: “Speak Up of Forever Hold Your Peace – Body Contouring”,  American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Annual meeting. Washington, D.C., April 22 – 27, 2010.
  38. Palladino H, M.D,  Agullo FJ, M.D,  Sozer SO, M.D.: “Refinements in autologous buttock  augmentation:  Review of 150 cases”. The Aesthetic Meeting 2010: The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.  Washington, D.C., April 22-27, 2010.
  39. Palladino H, M.D, Agullo FJ, M.D, Sozer SOM.D.:  “Alternative technique to manage breast implant pocket distortion and capsule contracture”. The Aesthetic Meeting 2010: The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.  Washington, D.C., April 22-27, 2010.
  40. Sozer SO, M.D., Agullo FJ, M.D.: “Refinements in Extended Abdominoplasty:  Review of 50 consecutive cases”. The Aesthetic Meeting 2010: The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.  Washington, DC, April 22-27, 2010.
  41. Sozer SO, M.D.: “Split Gluteus Maximus Myocutaneous Flap for Buttock Augmentation”. Congreso XVIII Federación Ibero Latinoamericana de Cirugía Plástica (FILACP) Panamá City, Panamá,  June 1 – 4, 2010.
  42. Sozer SO, M.D.: “A New Pedicle for Breast Reduction and Mastopexy” Congreso XVIII Federación Ibero Latinoamericana de Cirugía Plástica (FILACP) – Panamá City, Panamá,  June 1 – 4, 2010.
  43. Sozer SO, M.D.: “Combining Procedures for Post-Bariatric Patients”  Congreso XVIII Federación Ibero Latinoamericana de Cirugía Plástica (FILCAP)  – Panamá City, Panamá, June 1 – 4, 2010.
  44. Sozer SO, M.D.:  “Secuelas de Cirugía Bariátrica”  Congreso XVIII Federación Ibero Latinoamericana de Cirugía Plástica (FILCAP)  – Panamá City, Panamá, June 1 – 4, 2010.
  45. Sozer SOM.D., Agullo FJ, M.D., Palladino H, M.D.: “Improving Upper Pole Fullness In Breast Contouring Procedures”. 20th Biennial Congress of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, San Francisco, California, August 14-18, 2010.
  46. Sozer SO, M.D., Agullo FJ, M.D., Palladino H, M.D.:  “Safety Protocol For Multiple Combined Body Contouring Procedures”. 20th Biennial Congress of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, San Francisco, California, August 14-18, 2010.
  47. Sozer SO, M.D., Agullo FJ, M.D., Palladino H, M.D.: “Refinements In Extended Abdominoplasty: Review of 150 Consecutive Cases” 20th Biennial Congress of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, San Francisco, California, August 14-18, 2010.
  48. Agullo FJ, M.D., Sozer SO, M.D., Palladino H, M.D.:“Pedicled Fat Flap To Increase Lateral Fullness In Upper Blepharoplasty”. 20th Biennial Congress of the International Society of  Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, San Francisco, California, August 14-18, 2010.
  49. Sozer SO, M.D.: “Body Contouring Procedures: Various Body Contouring Procedures and their Combinations”. 32nd Annual Meeting of Turkish Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons, Trabzon, Turkey, September 15-19, 2010.
  50. Sozer SO, M.D.: “Body Contouring in Obese and Post-Bariatric Surgery Patients”. 32nd Annual Meeting of Turkish Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons, Trabzon, Turkey, September 15-19, 2010.
  51. Sozer SO, M.D.: “Autoprosthesis Gluetal Augmentation- Strategies to Preserve Upper Pole Fullness in Breast Surgery and a New Pedicle for Advanced Ptosis”. 32nd Annual Meeting of Turkish Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons, Trabzon, Turkey, September 15-19, 2010.
  52. Agullo FJ, M.D., Sozer SO, M.D.: Improving Breast Upper Pole Fullness in Breast Contouring Procedures with Modified Flaps. Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons. Bastrop, TX. September 24-26, 2010.
  53. Hahm B, M.D., Agullo FJ, M.D.,Sozer SO, M.D.: Safety Protocol for Combining Multiple Body Contouring Procedures. Student Forum: Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons. Bastrop, TX. September 24-26, 2010.
  54. Sozer SO, M.D.: “Autologous Buttock Augmentation with Split Gluteus Maximus Myocutaneous Flap”.  Plastic Surgery 2010, Toronto, Canada, October 4, 2010.
  55. Sozer SO, M.D.: “Strategies to Maintain Breast Upper Pole Fullness”. Plastic Surgery 2010, Toronto, Canada, October 4, 2010.
  56. Sozer SO, M.D.: “Various Techniques in Body Contouring”. 37th Annual International Symposium on Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, November 8-13,2010.
  57. Sozer SO,  M.D.: “Strategies to Maintain Breast Upper Pole Fullness”.  37th Annual International Symposium on Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, November 8-13,2010.
  58. Kronof Z, M.D., Agullo FJ, M.D., Sozer SO, M.D.:  Extended Thigh Lift After Bariatric Surgery. ACS-South Texas Chapter. Houston, TX. February 2011.
  59. Sozer SO, M.D.:  “Autoprothesis Buttock Augmentation”.  50th Annual Winter Symposium, Uludag, Turkey, March 11-18, 20112.     
  60. Sozer SO, M.D.: “Combine Procedures After Bariatric Surgery”. 50th Annual Winter Symposium, Uludag, Turkey, March 11-18, 20113.     
  61. Sozer SO, M.D.: “Standard and Extended Medial Thigh Lift”. 50th Annual Winter Symposium, Uludag, Turkey, March 11-18, 20114.     
  62. Sozer SO, M.D.: “Correcting Secondary Abdominoplasty Deformities”. 50th Annual Winter Symposium, Uludag, Turkey, March 11-18, 20115.     
  63. Palladino H, M.D., Agullo FJ, M.D., Sozer SOM.D.: Central Pedicle Technique for Mastopexy and Breast Reduction. The Aesthetic Meeting 2011: The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Boston, Massachusetts, May 10, 2011 6.     
  64. Agullo FJ, M.D., Sozer SO, M.D., Palladino H, M.D.:  Extended Abdominoplasty with Liposuction of the Detached Abdominal Flap in 200 Consecutive Cases: An Approach to the Overweight and Mild Obese Patient. The Aesthetic Meeting 2012: The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Vancouver, Canada, May 7, 20127.     
  65. Agullo FJ, M.D., Sozer SO, M.D.:  Buttock and Hip Contouring with Local Flaps. The Aesthetic Meeting 2013: The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, New York, USA, April 11 – 16, 20138.     
  66. Sozer SO, M.D.: Strategies for Maintaining Upper Pole Fullness in Breast Surgery.  ISAPS Teaching Course: Margarita Island, Venezuela, June 14 – 15, 20139.     
  67. Sozer SO, M.D.:  Extended Lipoabdominoplasty.  ISAPS Teaching Course: Margarita Island, Venezuela, June 14 – 15, 201310. 
  68. Sozer SO, M.D.:  Repair of Secondary Deformities in Body Contouring. ISAPS Teaching Course: Margarita Island, Venezuela, June 14 – 15, 201311. 
  69. Sozer SO, M.D.:  Autoprosthesis Buttock Lift and Augmentation. ISAPS Teaching Course: Margarita Island, Venezuela, June 14 – 15, 201312. 
  70. Sozer SO, M.D.: Strategies for Maintaining Upper Pole Fullness in Breast Surgery. Teaching Course: Renova – IV Aesthetic International Symposium. Guatemala, May 29 – 31, 201313. 
  71. Sozer SO, M.D.: Extended Lipoabdominoplasty. Teaching Course: Renova – IV Aesthetic International Symposium. Guatemala, May 29 – 31, 2013.14. 
  72. Sozer SO, M.D.: Repair of Secondary Deformities in Body Contouring. Teaching Course: Renova – IV Aesthetic International Symposium. Guatemala, May 29 – 31, 201315. 
  73. Sozer SO, M.D.: Autoprosthesis Buttock Lift and Augmentation. Teaching Course: Renova – IV Aesthetic International Symposium. Guatemala, May 29 – 31, 201316. 
  74. Sozer SO, M.D.: The Auto Prostheses on the Lower Body Lift: The principles, the indications, the skin marks.  Body Contour São Paulo Teaching Course: São Paulo, Brazil, September 20 – 22, 201317. 
  75. Sozer SO, M.D.: The Auto Prostheses on the Lower Body Lift: video  editedBody Contour São Paulo Teaching Course: Sao Paulo, Brazil, September 20 – 22, 201318. 
  76. Sozer SO, M.D.: What I Do Different in Body Contouring, Breast and Facial Surgery. Teaching Course. Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, October 22 – 23, 201319. 
  77. Sozer SO, M.D.: Abdominoplastía  Extendida. Teaching Course. ISAPS First International Teaching Course (13 Congreso Nacional de Cirugía Plástica de Guatemala). Guatemala de la Asunción, Guatemala, February 6 – 8, 201420. 
  78. Sozer SO, M.D.: Reparación Secundaria de Deformidades de la Cirugía Del Contorno Corporal. Teaching Course. ISAPS First International Teaching Course (13 Congreso Nacional de Cirugía Plástica de Guatemala). Guatemala de la Asunción, Guatemala, February 6 – 8, 201421. 
  79. Sozer SO, M.D.: Mejorando el Contorno Del Cuello con Hilos Barbados. Teaching Course. ISAPS First International Teaching Course (13 Congreso Nacional de Cirugía Plástica de Guatemala). Guatemala de la Asunción, February 6 – 8, 201422. 
  80. Sozer SO, M.D.: Colgajo Miodermal Dividido de Glúteo Máximo para Aumento Autologo de Glúteos. ISAPS First International Teaching Course (13 Congreso Nacional de Cirugía Plástica Guatemala). Guatemala de la Asunción, Guatemala, February 6 – 8, 201423. 
  81. Sozer SO, M.D.: Pedículo Mamario Central Modificado para Mastopexia y Reducción Mamaria. ISAPS First International Teaching Course (13 Congreso Nacional de Cirugía Plástica Guatemala). Guatemala de la Asunción, Guatemala, February 6 – 8, 201424. 
  82. Sozer SO, M.D.:  Abdominoplastia Extendida Con Grandes Combinaciones: Cómo Mantenerla Segura. ISAPS Symposium – Curso Internacional de Cirugía Plástica Estética, Teaching Course. Bucaramanga, Colombia, March 19 – 23, 201425. 
  83. Sozer SO, M.D.: Colgajo Miodérmico Del Glúteo Mayor. ISAPS Symposium – Curso Internacional de Cirugía Plástica Estética, Teaching Course. Bucaramanga, Colombia, March 19 – 23, 201426. 
  84. Sozer SO, M.D.: Pexia De Muslo Extendida y Braquioplastia. ISAPS Symposium – Curso Internacional de Cirugía Plástica Estética, Teaching Course. Bucaramanga, Colombia, March 19 – 23, 201427. 
  85. Sozer SO, M.D.: Recobrando Progresivamente El Contorno De Cara Con Suturas Barbadas.  ISAPS Symposium – Curso Internacional de Cirugía Plástica Estética, Teaching Course. Bucaramanga, Colombia, March 19 – 23, 201428. 
  86. Sozer SO, M.D.: Repair of Secondary Deformities in Body Contouring. ISAPS Teaching Course: Margarita Island, Venezuela, June 14 – 15, 201329. 
  87. Sozer SO, M.D.: Extended Lipo – Abdominoplasty. 6th International Eurasian Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Scientific Program ISAPS Teaching Course.  Istanbul, Turkey, June 19 – 22, 201430. 
  88. Sozer SO, M.D.: Body Contouring. 6th International Eurasian Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Scientific Program ISAPS Teaching Course.  Istanbul, Turkey, June 19 – 22, 201431. 
  89. Sozer SO, M.D.:  Body Contouring – Gluteoplasty, Auto Prosthesis Buttock Lift and Augmentation. 6th International Eurasian Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Scientific Program ISAPS Teaching Course.  Istanbul, Turkey, June 19 – 22, 201432. 
  90. Sozer SO, M.D.:  Breast Reduction, Modified Central Pedicle for Mastopexy and Breast Reduction. 6th International Eurasian Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Scientific Program ISAPS Teaching Course.  Istanbul, Turkey, June 19 – 22, 201433. 
  91. Sozer SO, M.D.: Body Contouring After Massive Weight Loss Patient. ISAPS Aesthetic Educational World Wide Conference Teaching Course. Los Cabos, Mexico, July 17 – 19, 201434. 
  92. Sozer SO, M.D.: Split Gluteus Myocutaneous Flap for Buttock Lift and Augmentation. 22nd Biennial Congress of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, September 19 – 22, 2014.35. 
  93. Sozer SO, M.D.: Circumferential Lipo Abdominoplasty. 22nd Biennial Congress of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, September 19 – 22, 2014.

Poster Presentations

  1. “Acute intraoperative elongation of vascular pedicles in free tissue transfers” Annual Meeting of Plastic Surgery Research Council, Ann Arbor, MI, September 1994.
  2. “Comparative study between acute intraoperative elongation and the use of vein grafts for arterial reconstruction” Annual Meeting of Plastic Surgery research Council, Ann Arbor, MI, September 1994.
  3. “The effect of acute intraoperative elongation on the short term potency rate of microvascular repairs in traumatized and non-traumatized vessels: A comparative study” 10th Annual Meeting of American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, Marco Island, FL January 1995.
  4. “Use of acute intraoperative elongation in trauma patients” Annual Meeting of Trauma Surgery, Hawaii, September 1997.
  5. “The versatility of axial breast parenchyma flap” 69th Annual Meeting of ASPRS, Los Angeles, CA, October 2000.
  6. “Obese and Overweight Patients: Benefits and Complications of Abdominal Contour Surgery.” Annual Meeting of ASAPS, New York, NY, April 2007.
  7. “Refinements In Extended Abdominoplasty: Review of 150 Consecutive Cases” 20th Biennial Congress of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, San Francisco, California, August 14-18, 2010.

Publications

  1. Layton, E.G.M.D., Sozer, S.O., M.D., Ruiz-Razura, A., M.D., Cohen B.E., M.D.: Applications of the 3M microvascular anastomosis device on non vascular tubular structures. Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery, 10:237-42, 1994.
  2. Layton E.G., M.D., Sozer, S.O., M.D., Ruiz-Razura, A., M.D., Davis, L., M.D., Cohen, B.E., M.D.: Letter to the editor: Applications of 3M microvascular anastomotic device in non vascular tubular structures. Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery 10:445, 1994.
  3. Ruiz-Razura, A.M.D., Sozer, S.O., M.D.: Invited Discussion; Scanning electron microscopy of micro arterial anastomosis with a diode laser: Comparison with the conventional manual suture. Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery 11:42, 1995.
  4. Ruiz-Razura, A., M.D., Sozer, S.O., M.D., Layton, E.G. M.D., Cohen, B.E.,M.D.: Comparative study between acute intraoperative arterial elongation and the use of interpositional vein graft for arterial reconstruction. Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery 11:145-50, 1995.
  5. Sadri Ozan Sozer, M.D., Cronin, E.D. M.D., Biggs, T.M., M.D., Gallegos, M.,M.D.: Case Report: Use of Tram flap after Abdominoplasty Annals of Plastic Surgery 35:409-12, 1995.
  6. Sadri Ozan Sozer, M.D., Biggs T.M. M.D.: Our experience with endoscopic brow lift. Aesthetic Plastic Surgery 24: 90-96, 2000.
  7. Sadri O. Sozer, M.D.: Brow Suspension, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Volume 109 #7, pgs. 2521-2532.
  8. Sadri O. Sozer, M.D., Francisco J. Agullo, M.D.: Auto prosthesis Buttock Augmentation during lower body lift, Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, 29:1-6, 2005.
  9. Sadri O. Sozer, M.D.: Invited Discussion; Various Surgical Techniques for Improving Body Contour, Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, 29:456-459, 2005.
  10. Sadri O. Sozer, M.D., Francisco J. Agullo, M.D. Wolf C: Triple Plication in Miniabdominoplasty, Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, 30 (3):263-268, 2006.
  11. Sozer SO, M.D., Agullo FJ, Wolf C. Autoprosthesis Buttock Augmentation During Lower Body Lift [Letter to the Editor]. Aesthetic Plastic Surgery 2006;30(3):369.
  12. Sozer SO, M.D., Agullo FJ, Wolf C. Autoprosthesis Buttock Augmentation During Lower Body Lift. Year Book of Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery 2007;29(3):133-137.
  13. Sozer SO, M.D., Agullo FJ, Wolf C. Autoprosthesis Buttock Augmentation During Lower Body Lift. In: Miller SH ed. The Year Book of Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier Mosby; 2007:213-215.
  14. Sadri O. Sozer, M.D.,Francisco J. Agullo, M.D., Alfredo A. Santillan, M.D., Coty Wolf A.P.R.N.F.A.: Decision Making in Abdominoplasty, Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, 31:117-127, 2007.
  15. Sozer SO, M.D., Agullo FJ. Bilateral Lumbar Hip Dermal Fat Rotation Flaps: A Novel Technique for Autologous Augmentation Gluteoplasty [Letter to the Editor]. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 2007;119(3):1126-1127.
  16. Sozer SO, M.D., Palladino H, M.D., Agullo FJ, M.D.: Brachioplasty After Massive Weight Loss: A Simple Algorithm for Surgical Planning  [Discussion]. Aesthetic Plastic Surgery 2007; 31(1):10-11.
  17. Sadri O. Sozer, M.D., Francisco J. Agullo, M.D., Humberto Palladino, M.D.: Bilateral Lumbar Hip Dermal Fat Rotation Flaps: A Novel Technique for Autologous Augmentation Gluteoplasty, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery 2007, Volume 119 #3, pgs. 1126-1128.
  18. Sadri O. Sozer, M.D., Francisco J. Agullo, M.D., Humberto Palladino, M.D.: Autologous Augmentation Gluteoplasty with a Dermal Fat Flap, Aesthetic Surgery Journal 2008, Volume 28, Issue 1, pgs. 70-76.
  19. Sadri O. Sozer, M.D., Francisco J. Agullo, M.D., Humberto Palladino, M.D.: Spiral Lift: Medial and Lateral Thigh Lift with Buttock Lift and Augmentation, Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Volume 32, Number 1 January 2008, pgs. 120-125.
  20. Sozer SO, M.D., Agullo FJ, M.D. A New Technique for Gluteal Lifting Using Deepeithelialized Dermal Flaps [Discussion]. Aesthetic Plastic Surgery 2010; 34(1):100-101.
  21. Sadri O. Sozer, M.D.; Francisco J. Agullo, M.D.; Humberto Palladino, M.D.; Phileemon E. Payne, M.D.; and Soumo Banerji, M.D.: Pedicled Fat Flap to Increase Lateral Fullness in Upper Blepharoplasty, Aesthetic Surgery Journal Volume 30, Number 2, March/April 2010, pgs. 161 – 165.
  22. Sozer, SO, Agullo FJ. Spiral Lift of Thighs with Buttock Lift and Augmentation. In: Shiffman MA, ed. Body Contouring: Art, Science, and Clinical Practice. Berlin: Springer; 2010.
  23. Sadri O. Sozer, M.D.; Francisco J. Agullo, M.D.; Humberto Palladiono, M.D.: Split Gluteal Flap Buttock Augmentation. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Volumen 129, Number 3 March 2012, pgs. 1-10.

Book Chapters

  1. Sozer SO, M.D., Agullo FJ, M.D.: Brachioplasty. In: Atiyeh BS, ed. Body Contouring Following Bariatric Surgery and Massive Weight Loss Post-Bariatric Contouring. 2012; Bentham Science Publications; ISBN: 978-160805-238-7.
  2. Sozer SO, M.D., Agullo FJ, M.D.: Spiral Lift of Thighs with Buttock Lift and Augmentation. In: Shiffman MA, ed. Body Contouring: Art, Science, and Clinical Practice. Berlin: Springer, 2010.
  3. Agullo FJ,M.D., Sozer SO, M.D., Palladino Humberto, M.D.: Lipoplasty of the Back. In: Serdev N, ed. Advanced Techniques in Liposuction and Fat Transfer. Vienna; 2011; Intech; ISBN: 978-953-307-668-3.
  4. Agullo FJ,M.D., Sozer SO,M.D., Palladino Humberto, M.D.: Complications of Liposuction. In: Serdev N, ed. Advanced Techniques in Liposuction and Fat Transfer. Vienna; 2011; Intech; ISBN: 978-953-307-668-3.
  5. Sozer SO, M.D., Agullo FJ, M.D.; Buttock Lift. In: Shiffman MA, ed. Atlas of Body Contouring. Berlin: Springer; [In press].
  6. Sozer SO, M.D., Agullo FJ, M.D.; Thigh Lift. In: Shiffman MA, ed. Atlas of Body Contouring. Berlin: Springer; [In press].
  7. Agullo FJ, M.D., Sozer SO, M.D., Palladino H, M.D.:Combination of Liposuction and Abdominoplasty. In: Agullo FJ, ed, Current Concepts in Plastic Surgery. Croatia: 2012; Intech; ISBN: 978-953-51-0398-1.
  8. Agullo FJ, M.D., Sozer SO, D.,  Palladino H, M.D.: Gynecomastia and Liposuction. In: Agullo FJ, ed, Current Concepts in Plastic Surgery. Croatia; 2012; Intech; ISBN: 978-953-51-0398-1.
  9. Sozer SO, M.D. and Agullo FJ, M.D.: Bilateral Lumbar Hip Dermal Fat Rotation Flaps. In: Strauch B and Herman CK, ed, Encyclopedia of Aesthetic Rejuvenation Through Volume Enhancement. Thieme, [in press].
  10. Sozer SO, M.D. and Agullo FJ. Buttock Augmentation with Myocutaneous Flaps. In: Strauch B and Herman CK, ed, Encyclopedia of Aesthetic Rejuvenation Through Volume Enhancement. Thieme, [in press].

Books

  1. Ruiz-Razura, A., M.D., Sozer, S.O., M.D.: Multidisciplinary Microsurgery Manual. Distributed by USS Corporation, 1995.

 

Book Review

       1. Sozer, S.O., M.D.: The Art of Gluteal Sculpting.  The American Society of Plastic Surgeons. September 2012 – Volume 130 – Issue 3 – p736.

Commentary

1. Sozer S.O., M.D.: Buttock Lift and Autologous Gluteal Augmentation Page 141, Atlas of Body Contouring After Weight Loss, March 2011

Other publications

  1. Sozer SO, M.D., Agullo FJ, M.D.:  Body Contouring. El Paso Inside & Out Magazine 2006; 12:127.
  2. Sozer, Sadri O. M.D., Agullo, Francisco J. M.D.,  Palladino, Humberto, M.D.: Spiral Lift: Medial and Lateral Thigh Lift with Buttock Lift and Augmentation. Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, 32:120-125, 2008.

Dr. Ozan Sozer in the Media

Board-Certified Surgeon Participates in Mentor Paragon Forum

Dr. Ozan Sozer, board-certified plastic surgeon, has been invited to participate at the Mentor Paragon Forum in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Dr. Ozan Sozer will talk about decision making and techniques regarding breast implants. All of the participants in this forum are renowned plastic surgeons from around the world, including Dr. Bruce Cunningham, former president of the American Society of Plastic Surgery; Dr. Brian Kinney, former president of the Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation; and Dr. Thomas Biggs, former president of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Along with this honor, Dr.Ozan Sozer has also been solicited to give a press conference about a technique that he developed for buttock augmentation.

Presentations at International Congresses

Dr. Ozan Sozer, a board-certified cosmetic plastic surgeon in El Paso, Texas was invited to numerous international congresses this year to give presentations about procedures that he developed. The congresses took place in Buenos Aires, Argentina; Istanbul, Turkey; and most recently in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Bangkok, Thailand; Bogota, Colombia; Panama City, Panama; and Monterey and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.

Local Cosmetic Surgeon Distinguished With Prestigious Award

El Paso, TX – Sadri Ozan Sozer, M.D., a Board Certified Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, has been honored with the prestigious Sherrell J. Aston Award in recognition of his recent presentation, “Autoprosthesis Buttock Augmentation” at the 2005 American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Annual Meeting. Sozer is one of only twelve surgeons to have received this award. Typically this award goes to a group of surgeons, working in unison within a large university setting. It is an exceptionally rare and distinct honor for a single practitioner from a small town to be distinguished with this award.

Contact Dr. Ozan Sozer in El Paso, Texas

If you would like to schedule a consultation with Dr. Ozan Sozer, contact our El Paso, Texas practice today. Dr. Ozan Sozer can help you attain the enhanced appearance that you envision through surgical and non-invasive cosmetic treatments. Dr. Sozer is board certified as well as being internationally recognized for his innovations in the field of plastic surgery.

Q & A with Sadri Ozan Sozer, MD:

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How Long Do You Have to Wait to Smoke Again After Having VASER Lipo?

Endoscopic Brow Lift

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Autoprosthesis Buttock Augmentation

Various Surgical Techniques for Improving Body Contour

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