David Passaretti, MD, FACS
Dr. David Passaretti is a board-certified plastic surgeon specializing in both cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. He graduated cum laude in biology and classics degree from Union College in Schenectady, New York. In 1997, he received his Doctorate of Medicine from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts. His professional training includes a six-year plastic surgery residency at the University of Cincinnati’s Division of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Hand Surgery, as well as a research fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Passaretti is licensed and certified to practice in Connecticut; he welcomes patients from throughout Fairfield County who are seeking a qualified cosmetic surgeon.
Dr. David Passaretti currently has teaching privileges at both Columbia and Yale Universities. In addition to teaching, he regularly contributes academic papers to well-known medical journals, including Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – which is the official journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the Journal of Craniofacial Surgery, and Tissue Engineering. During his plastic surgery residency at the University of Cincinnati, Dr. Passaretti also made numerous presentations on the topics of breast augmentation, face lift surgery, rhinoplasty, and breast reconstruction. He continues to present his findings at national and international conferences.
At his practice in Fairfield County, Connecticut, cosmetic surgeon David Passaretti, MD offers both reconstructive surgery and plastic surgery. He is particularly interested in body contouring, and breast reconstruction using the TRAM Flap surgical technique.
“No one should ever look as if they had surgery,” says Dr. Passaretti. “The results should be a natural-looking enhancement. Cosmetic surgery can give you added confidence and improve the quality of your life.” His expertise in cosmetic and reconstructive breast surgery, body contouring (including post-bariatric surgery) and facial surgery brings many referrals from doctors in the community. Nonsurgical procedures such as injectables and laser are also options. “My patients receive the highest quality care at our accredited, state-licensed ambulatory center in Darien,” he says, “with safety being my top priority.”
- The American Society of Plastic Surgeons
- Fellow American College of Surgeons
- The American Society of Bariatric Plastic Surgeons
Awards & Recognitions
Dr. David Passaretti was voted one of the ‘Top Doctors’ in Connecticut Magazine in 2011 through 2019. He was also voted one of the ‘Top Doctors’ for 2012 & 2013 in New Canaan/Darien, Westport, Greenwich and Stamford Magazine.