Dr. Tarshis received his degree in Medicine at the University of Toronto, and trained in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery and Otolaryngology at the University of Toronto and in Los Angeles at Cedars - Sinai medical centre — a UCLA affiliated teaching hospital known worldwide for its association with the entertainment industry — receiving his specialist certificate. Following further specialized training in cosmetic surgery, he commenced practice in Toronto, where he quickly became a recognized authority in his field. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and a board certified Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
Committed to continuing education and innovation, Dr. Tarshis regularly attends national and international symposia, where he participates in workshops with colleagues and other specialists in the field. This professional exchange of information ensures that the services offered by Dr. Tarshis are the most up-to-date techniques available worldwide.
In addition to holding membership in many Canadian, American and international societies, Dr. Tarshis has worked with and is respected by some of the most renowned plastic surgeons throughout the world. These include leaders in cosmetic surgery from the United States, Brazil, France, and Italy.
Well-known as a gifted, skilled and innovative surgeon, Dr. Tarshis is often consulted and quoted extensively in the print and television media. Acknowledged as a perfectionist, Dr. Tarshis was profiled in Toronto Life Magazine, and has been featured countless times in Flare, Fashion, and other local and national publications as one of Toronto's most respected and prominent cosmetic surgeons. A leader and sought-after teacher, Dr. Tarshis is Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto, and was Chief of his department at the Wellesley Hospital, a major University of Toronto teaching institution.
Dr. Tarshis' first priority is the safety and satisfaction of each one of his patients. He is eager to share his vast knowledge, experience, and unique expertise. Dr. Tarshis personally ensures that each patient is well informed and feels secure in his care.
The son of a dental surgeon, Dr. Tarshis was born and raised in Toronto.
Lorne M. Tarshis, M.D., F.R.C.S.(C), F.A.C.S.
Cosmetic and Laser Surgery
Fellow and Founding Member, Canadian Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery
Board Certified Fellow, American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Fellow, American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
Fellow, American Academy of Liposuction Surgery
Fellow, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
Charter Member, Canadian Laser Aesthetic Surgery Society
Fellow, International Society of Cosmetic Laser Surgeons
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada in Otolaryngology
Chief of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Wellesley Hospital, University of Toronto, 1988-1998
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