Dr. Hussam Elias is a member of an elite group of surgeons who are dually trained in both Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and General Cosmetic Surgery.
Dr. Elias, an accomplished surgeon, who held the position of section head of Maxillofacial surgery at the internationally renowned Cleveland Clinic Head and Neck Institute and served as medical staff member for the NBA Cleveland Cavaliers. He also held a position as staff surgeon at the Head and Neck / Maxillofacial surgery department at Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center, one of America’s top hospitals.
Dr. Elias was born and raised in Sudan, East Africa, where he completed his undergraduate degree graduating the top of his class at University of Khartoum, moved to the US following his dream of becoming a surgeon. He received his medical degree (MD) from the prestigious Case Western Reserve University and dental degree (DMD) from Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of dental medicine graduating with honors.
Dr. Elias completed an internship in General surgery, residency in Maxillofacial surgery at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and University Hospitals of Cleveland/ Rainbow Babies and Children hospital. He completed a general cosmetic surgery fellowship accredited by the American Academy of Cosmetic surgery at Inland Cosmetic Surgery Medical Center directed by Dr. Jacob Haiavy