Meet Dr. Ramanadham
Dr. Smita R. Ramanadham is a board-certified plastic surgeon offering exceptional aesthetic care to her patients throughout the New Jersey, New York City, and Tri-state areas. With attention to detail and a dedication to her patients, Dr. Ramanadham works to understand their specific needs and goals before formulating a personalized procedure plan. She understands the delicate mix of beauty, art, and science that is required to refine and rejuvenate the aesthetic appearances of her patients so that they experience optimized results.
As a New Jersey native, Dr. Ramanadham understands the unique goals of women and men in the Tri-state area. After an academic career in Boston, MA, she is excited to be back in her home state to provide natural outcomes for all of her patients.
Skills and Specialties
With over a decade of surgical training, Dr. Ramanadham performs an array of procedures to enhance, transform, and rejuvenate the face, body, and breast. She has a specific interest in addressing concerns that patients in her age group experience by performing both surgical and nonsurgical treatments, including mommy makeovers, liposuction, breast surgery, rhinoplasty, facelifts, and injectables. She understands that the best plastic surgery is one that is not obvious. It is natural, refreshing, and makes her patient their best self yet.
Dr. Ramanadham additionally has a passion for preventive techniques that result in aging gracefully. She believes that the key to looking your best is a healthy lifestyle and a well-formulated skin care regimen that will reset the clock to aging well.
No matter what your desired outcome may be, Dr. Ramanadham’s goal is to help each patient look and feel their best with restored confidence.
Education and Training
Dr. Ramanadham completed her plastic and reconstructive surgery training at the prestigious University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas, TX, nationally ranked number one for their plastic surgery program. Here, she trained directly under the world's leading experts in facelift, rhinoplasty, and breast augmentation. She was honored to be named the administrative chief resident during her final year of residency, a unique role that few residents hold.
Dr. Ramanadham graduated with her undergraduate degree in economics and art history and her doctorate of medicine degree from the Tufts University and Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, MA. This well-rounded education allows her to seamlessly blend art and science for beautiful, aesthetic results.
Dr. Ramanadham's plastic surgery training is built on a strong foundation in general surgery also obtained at the University of Texas Southwestern. She is board certified in general surgery and trained with experts in this field with Parkland Hospital being on the forefront of burn surgery. This gives her a unique perspective when working with reconstructive patients as she is able to fully understand the disease process and the patient as a whole. This understanding furthermore plays a vital role in her ability to care for her aesthetic patients.
Currently, Dr. Ramanadham is licensed to practice medicine in the states of New Jersey, Massachusetts, and Texas.
Dr. Ramanadham has had the honor of being inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. She is also an active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) and serves on multiple national committees, including Women Plastic Surgeons, Young Plastic Surgeons Steering Committee, Curriculum Committee, Social Medial Subcommittee, Wellness Task Force, and Coding and Payment Policy Committee. She believes that women plastic surgeons and those young in their careers must have a strong voice and work together to improve the field of plastic surgery. This is the very reason why she has advocated on Capitol Hill for ASPS.
Additionally, Dr. Ramanadham believes that surgeons must maintain the highest standards of practice. This is why she is passionate about her role as a member of the editorial board for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – Global Open and reviews manuscripts for the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery journal, the number one plastic surgery journal. Dr. Ramanadham has written extensively in peer-reviewed journals and textbooks about facelifts, fillers, BOTOX, and the importance of mentorship.