Bridging Surgery and Science

As a surgeon-scientist with a background in bioengineering, global health, and alternative medicine, Dr. Landford has authored multiple peer-reviewed scholarly publications and book chapters. She has presented her work not only in the United States but also in Europe and China. She has garnered numerous awards, grants, and honors for her groundbreaking contributions and dedication to advancing the field of plastic surgery.

A Highly Educated and Trained Surgeon

Dr. Landford completed her undergraduate degree with honors in Biology and Medical Anthropology at Mount Holyoke College. She then earned her medical degree, MD with scholarly distinction from Stony Brook School of Medicine in Long Island, NY. She went on to complete an integrated plastic surgery residency at the Johns Hopkins Hospital, where she was awarded the Johns Hopkins Best Clinical Research Award and served as Chief Resident during her final year. 

While at the prestigious Johns Hopkins, an acclaimed institution ranked by the U.S. News & World Report as the top overall hospital and regarded among the best in the country for medical education, Dr. Landford had the honor of training with world-renowned surgeons and mastered techniques in complex facial, breast, and body reconstruction.

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A Passion for Women’s Health and Empowerment

With an unwavering commitment to women's health, Dr. Landford’s impact goes well beyond the operating room. Throughout her career, she has become a prominent advocate for empowering women and breaking glass ceilings in the medical field. Recognizing the need for diversity and representation, she established a nonprofit organization dedicated to mentoring women of color in plastic surgery. Through this remarkable initiative, aspiring surgeons find unyielding support and guidance, empowering them to succeed in their chosen profession. 

Dr. Landford’s steadfast dedication to women's health and her advocacy for women in leadership positions have been recognized on multiple platforms. As an esteemed educator and key opinion leader, she has been honored with the prestigious Leading Women Award by the Daily Record, which is a testament to her exemplary leadership, impact, and influence within the medical community. Fueled by her passion for social impact and health literacy, her determination to turn problems into solutions has contributed to her most recent endeavors. These include developing a medical pipeline program in Liberia aimed at improving access to quality healthcare and engaging in surgical mission trips to provide life-changing surgeries to individuals who lack access to medical care.

Comprehensive Approach to Aesthetic Care

Dr. Landford takes a comprehensive approach to her treatment, ensuring that her patients' physical and emotional well-being are always prioritized. She actively engages in conversations about body positivity, self-esteem, and overall wellness, taking great pride in guiding her patients through transformative journeys that go beyond the surgical procedure. She has become a beacon of inspiration, empowering patients to make informed decisions about their bodies, embracing their individuality, and unique beauty.

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