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Dr. Devgan in the media
Dr. Devgan is featured regularly in national and international press, and she publishes in leading scientific journals. In addition, she has a popular and widely syndicated podcast, Beauty Bosses, and maintains a leading blog.
A visit to Dr. Devgan’s office has been featured in Forbes as an ultimate destination for people in New York City who are interested in wellness and beauty. September 2019
Dr. Devgan was featured in the New York Times as an expert in reconstructive surgery and hand-related injuries, May 2017
Dr. Devgan interviewed in Brides article, It's T-minus how many months till you get married? Here's how to look your best. October + November 2018
Dr. Devgan featured in Allure Magazine in article, What Is the Lip Lift?Experts Explain the Plastic Surgery Procedure. August 2018
Devgan Scientific Beauty Platinum Lip Plump worn by Jennifer Aniston on the cover of the September 2018 issue of Instyle
Dr. Devgan was named to the "SuperDoctors" Rising Star plastic surgeon list in The New York Times Magazine, Sept 2015
Dr. Devgan was mentioned by Lauren Santo-Domingo in her recent interview with Harper's Bazaar, November 2017
Dr.. Devgan was asked to provider her thoughts on plastic surgery and social stigmas, November 2017
Dr. Devgan was featured in SELF Magazine to discuss trends in plastic surgery and injectables, April 2017
Dr. Devgan Scientific Beauty's Platinum Hyaluronic Serum featured in Men's Journal, June 2018
Dr. Devgan was named the Featured Face Specialist in Haute Living's Nation's Best Doctors list, 2013
Dr. Devgan interviewed in Resident Magazine. Click to enlarge.
Dr. Devgan featured in MarketWatch article "The unsettling relationship between selfie filters and plastic surgery." August 2018
Elite Daily cites Dr. Devgan in an article about Snapchat dysmorphia. She discusses the importance of realistic and healthy expectations when it comes to having cosmetic procedures
Dr. Devgan was featured in New York Times article, How to Go Makeup Free This Summer. August 2017
Dr. Devgan was named to the "SuperDoctors" Rising Star plastic surgeon list in The New York Times Magazine, Sept 2014
Dr. Devgan was interviewed in Allure Magazine for her expert advice in lip care, April 2017
Dr. Devgan featured on Glam.com as an expert on tear trough augmentation, April 2018
Dr. Devgan discusses new trends in plastic surgery in the United States, March 2018
Dr. Devgan was a finalist for the 2005 Glamour Magazine narrative essay contest.
Read Dr. Devgan's interview on new technology in plastic surgery in Haute Living.
New York society website Guest of A Guest: "Raise a glass of champagne and toast your youth and beauty-- and Dr. Lara Devgan, the rising star plastic surgeon who is going to make sure they last... [W]here the good-looking become gorgeous... She is known for her natural-looking facelifts, eye lifts, and breast augmentations."
Dr. Devgan was honored to be invited to help launch Physicians' Life, the new lifestyle magazine for doctors. Her breakfast talk for this event was entitled "Bagels, Beauty, and Botox."
Plastic Surgery Practice featured Dr. Devgan's appointment to Chief Medical Officer at RealSelf, the leading site for information on cosmetic surgery
Huffington Post asks Dr. Devgan to weigh in on the alarmingly high mortality rate from Brazilian Butt Lifts. She offers insight on the subject as well as safer alternatives
The Sun, a United Kingdom newspaper, features Dr. Devgan's lip lift
Dr. Devgan featured in Business Insider article, “More than 1 in 3 U.S. Adults are Considering a Nonsurgical or Surgical Cosmetic Treatment in the Next 12 Months, According to new RealSelf Aesthetics Interest Survey.”
Dr. Devgan was a coauthor of this research on "the frailty index" during her NIH-funded fellowship in surgical outcomes research. The senior authors of the study, Dr. Makary and Dr. Fried discuss their findings in this New York Times article.
Dr. Devgan's PRP and Botox facial featured in Elle, July 2018
Dr. Devgan was featured inAllure Magazine regarding the dangers of using silicone injections, November 2017
Dr. Devgan featured on SWAAY, a publication for fashionable business-minded young women, May 2018
Dr. Devgan's piece on Ji Yeo's art project "I am Perfect" was covered in Cosmopolitan Lithuania.
Read Dr. Devgan's interview on work/life balance and industry advice in Haute Living.
Dr. Devgan was featured in Hamptons Magazine as a notable New York plastic surgeon. Click to enlarge.
Dr. Devgan discussed ways to prevent aging with no cost methods. during an interview with Wisebread
Read Dr. Devgan's profile and interview in the June 2015 issue of NYC's Resident Magazine
Women Inc. featured Dr. Devgan's appointment as Chief Medical Officer at RealSelf, the leading site for information on cosmetic surgery
Paper magazine featured Dr. Devgan in article "What Should You Do If You're Losing Your Hair?" She shares her top tips
Dr. Devgan's thoughts featured in Yahoo News article, "Brazilian Butt Lifts Are Resulting In An Alarmingly High Mortality Rate."
Dr. Devgan was named to the "Super Doctors" Rising Star plastic surgeon list in The New York Times Magazine, May 2016
Dr. Devgan was featured in Harper's Bazaar article, How to Get Bigger Lips. July 2017
Dr. Devgan discussed the importance of Hyaluronic Acid for glowing skin in a recent SHAPE article, November 2017
Dr. Devgan was featured in online health blog, Mind Body Green. July 2017
Dr. Devgan was named to Fairfield County's 40 Under 40 List by Fairfield County Business Journal, May 2015
Read Dr. Devgan's interview on branding and media in Haute Living.
Dr. Devgan named an Age Defier & Beauty Innovator in Avenue Magazine
Dr. Devgan was featured for her impeccable manners and skincare line on Greenwich Girl's website
Dr. Devgan was interviewed for an article in Men's Health publication Eat This Not That, entitled "9 Foods that Doctors Never Eat"
Dr. Devgan was cited in an International Business Times article on Snapchat dysmorphia. She discussed the trend towards micro-optimization
Dr. Devgan interviewed in Bustle's article "7 Physical Signs You May Need A Breast Reduction, According to Experts"
Dr. Devgan featured in Huffington Post article on female patterns hair loss. She discusses ways to treat it and well as contributing factors that people may not be aware of
Academic Papers and Presentations
Dr. Devgan was a coauthor of this paper, which describes using a new technique to correct complicated scars around the eyes.
Dr. Devgan was a coauthor of this article about the molecular changes that occur during a burn.
Dr. Devgan was a winner of the Global Forum for Health Research/ The Lancet contest "Young Voices in Health Research" in 2006.
Dr. Devgan on ABC World News Tonight, commenting on the Legionnaire's Disease outbreak in New York City.
Dr. Devgan is featured on ABC News as the medical doctor commenting on noteworthy scientific research: "Is Chocolate the New Brain Food"
Dr. Devgan is featured on ABC News as the medical doctor commenting on noteworthy social science research: "Facebook May Be Making You Sad." This story was covered on World News.
Dr. Devgan is the lead author on this paper out of Hopkins studying the accuracy of Wikipedia as a source for surgical information.
Dr. Devgan was a coauthor of this nationally recognized study that described the factors that make surgery more risky for older adults.
Dr. Devgan designed this study on the accuracy of the internet as a source for information about surgery.
Dr. Devgan's abstract on breast reconstruction "Cancer reconstruction following prior augmentation mammaplasty: a novel technique for reconstruction using preexisting capsule" was selected for inclusion in the American Society of Plastic Surgeons meeting in New Orleans in 2012.
Devgan L and Grant RT. Is Plastic Surgery a Luxury Good? An Economic Analysis of Income Elasticity of Demand for Commonly Performed Plastic Surgery Procedures. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Toronto, Canada 10/4/10
Dr. Devgan is interviewed in NewsWise, an international wire service, for winning the American College of Surgeons "Certificate of Exceptional Merit" for her research demonstrating that a third of the diseases in the developing world are potentially surgically treatable.
Dr. Devgan was invited to contribute to Plastic Surgery News, a monthly newsletter for plastic and reconstructive surgeons, on how a young plastic surgeon can achieve technical excellence in the operating room during residency, without sacrificing patient outcomes.
This is a follow up paper from Dr. Devgan's combined group at Hopkins and UCLA on the accuracy of the internet when it comes to surgical information. "How to measure the quality of surgery-related web sites"
Dr. Devgan was a finalist for the Gaspar W. Anastasi Award for her talk "International Expenditures on Aesthetic Surgery: Adjusting Revenue for GDP Per Capita PPP" at the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons Meeting in New York in 2013.
An essay by Dr. Devgan about being a surgeon who is the daughter of a surgeon. Dr. Devgan won the Harry G. Salzstein medical writing award at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine for this piece. "My father's daughter."
Dr. Devgan coauthored this case report on a rare infectious parasite, babesiosis, causing acute renal failure. "The traveling farm wife"
Dr. Devgan's group in the molecular biophysics and biochemistry lab at Yale authored this scientific article on the microscopic structure and function of part of a cell. "Substrate specificity of type III flagellar export in Salmonella is controlled by subdomain interactions in FlhB"
Dr. Devgan was a coauthor of this paper from UCLA, which studies a novel strategy for curing liver cancer in laboratory rats. "Antisense TGF-beta2 immunotherapy for hepatocellular carcinoma: treatment in a rat tumor model"
Dr. Devgan gave a talk on a new technique to improve implant-based breast reconstruction in women with breast cancer at the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons 29th Annual Meeting in Boston in 2012. "Preservation of internal mammary perforators in nipple sparing breast reconstruction: a novel technique for improving nipple areolar complex viability"
Dr. Devgan presented her research entitled "Is Plastic Surgery A Luxury Good? An economic analysis of income elasticity of demand for commonly performed plastic surgery procedures" at the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons 27th Annual Meeting in Washington, DC in 2010.
Dr. Devgan spoke on a new technique for breast reconstruction in women who get cancer years after they have had cosmetic breast augmentation at the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons 29th Annual Meeting in Boston in 2012. "Cancer reconstruction following prior augmentation mammaplasty: a novel technique for reconstruction using preexisting capsule"
Sherman, JE, Jugenberg, M, Devgan Verdonck L. Complications in Buttock Augmentation- The Cutting Edge Aesthetic Surgery Symposium 2011 Baker-Aston meeting. New York, NY, 12/3/11.
Dr. Devgan was a finalist for the Gaspar W. Anastasi Award for her research "Complications of Buttock Augmentation: A Review of the Literature" at the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons Meeting in Vancouver in 2012.
Devgan L, Majure D, Makary M, Powe N. Surgical Need in Resource-Poor Nations: Quantifying Burden of Disease and Investment Priorities. Oral presentation at American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, San Francisco, CA, October 2008.
Devgan L, Powe N, Blakey B, Makary M. Wiki-Surgery: The Internal Validity of Wikipedia® as a Medical and Surgical Reference. Oral presentation at American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress, New Orleans, LA, October 2007.
Dr. Devgan delivered Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds for the New York Presbyterian Hospital/ Columbia & Cornell plastic surgery residency program in July 2012. Her topic was one of her favorite areas in cosmetic surgery: "Periorbital Rejuvenation: Upper and Lower Eyelid Blepharoplasty."
Dr. Devgan presented research from her Cornell & Columbia group on a new type of barbed suture used in plastic surgery wound closure. "Time requirements and materials utilization for wound closure using barbed versus traditional suture"
Dr. Devgan was interviewed about her research on national health care spending related to the HIPAA privacy law, in Johns Hopkins Magazine.
Dr. Devgan wrote an award-winning essay entitled "My Father's Daughter" for Hopkins Medical News.
Dr. Devgan's group at Yale studied how a certain type of eye drop effects vision in patients with glaucoma and cataract disease. "Visually significant cystoid macular edema in pseudophakic and aphakic patients with glaucoma receiving latanoprost"
Dr. Devgan is interviewed in Top News International, a global internet news magazine, about her research on surgical disease burden in the developing world.
Devgan L, Waters H, Pronovost PJ, Makery MA. A cost analysis of intra-operative x-ray screening for retained surgical foreign bodies. Oral presentation at the Association of Academic Surgery 2nd annual meeting, Phoenix, Arizona in February 2007.
Devgan L, Powe N, Makary M. Is surgery a luxury good? An economic analysis of income elasticity of demand for commonly performed surgical procedures. Oral presentation at Union of Risk Management for Preventive Medicine (now IARMM) 2nd American Congress in Montreal, 2007.
Dr. Devgan was an invited speaker for the 29th Annual American Association for Physicians of Indian Origin Convention in New York in 2011, on the topic "Plastic Surgery for the Primary Care Physician"
Bhat S, Devgan L, Milner SA. The pathogenesis of burn wound conversion. Poster presentation. The Wound Healing Society 16th Annual Meeting & Exhibition, Scottsdale, Arizona, May 14-17, 2006.
Dr. Devgan was the lead author of this paper out of Hopkins describing methods for looking at how deep burn wounds are. "Modalities for the assessment of burn wound depth"
Dr. Devgan was a chapter author of Gastrointestinal Pathology and Pharmacology for the USMLE Rx online test bank and question reviews. This resource is a study aid for medical students to pass their board exams.
Devgan L, Makary M. Measuring a Surgical Vital Statistic, background document for World Health Organization Second Global Patient Challenge: Safe Surgery Saves Lives, Oral and written presentation, London, UK, March 2007.
Dr. Devgan's group at Hopkins authored this study of a new modality for curing liver cancer in laboratory pigs. "Microwave ablation in a hepatic porcine model: correlation of CT and histopathologic findings"
Dr. Devgan coauthored this historical article about Jerome Pierce Webster, a pioneer in plastic & reconstructive surgery, for the John Jones Surgical Society.
Dr. Devgan was the lead author in this analysis of shoulder and upper arm function in an athlete. "Posterior dislocation in a voluntary subluxator: a case report"
Dr. Devgan presented her research on "International expenditures on aesthetic surgery: Adjusting revenue for GDP per capita PPP" at the American Society of Plastic Surgery Senior Residents Conference in Chicago in 2012
Read Dr. Devgan's piece "Look Your Best Naturally: A Plastic Surgeon Shares Her 5 Top Tips" on Mind Body Green, an online magazine that has been featured in the New York Times and Vogue.
Read Dr. Devgan's piece "5 Ways to Keep Your Hands Naturally Beautiful" on Mind Body Green, an online magazine that has been featured in the New York Times and Vogue.
Read Dr. Devgan's piece "What Every Woman Needs to Know About Breast Health" on Mind Body Green, an online magazine that has been featured in the New York Times and Vogue.
Read Dr. Devgan's piece "How to Spot Skin Cancer" on Mind Body Green, an online magazine that has been featured in the New York Times and Vogue.
Dr. Devgan is featured on ThirdAge, explaining some differences between cosmetic and reconstructive surgery.
Dr. Devgan lectured the Columbia University Department of Surgery on the topic "Morbid Scars: Diagnosis and Treatment of Keloids & Hypertrophic Scars" in 2010
Read Dr. Devgan's piece on surgical responsibility and surgeon accountability in India Medical Times "How a Surgeon Says I'm Sorry."
Read Dr. Devgan's article on motherhood and medicine in online magazine Medium.
Dr. Devgan's plastic & reconstructive surgery practice was announced in this issue of the Yale Alumni Magazine.
Dr. Devgan delivered Grand Rounds for the Department of Emergency Medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital on 12/17/2013. Her lecture was entitled "Facial Fractures in the Emergency Room"
Dr. Devgan has been named to the Advisory Board of Physicians' Life Magazine.
Dr. Devgan was voted a "SuperDoctors" Rising Star plastic surgeon in the annual list published in the September 28, 2014 issue of the New York Times Magazine.
"World-renowned dermatologist found dead in home." Read Dr. Devgan's comments on the death of respected dermatologist and colleague Dr. Fredric Brandt.
"A Plastic Surgeon's New Year's Resolutions." Invited article for Healio.com, an online journal for doctors
"The Secret to Beautiful, Natural Breast Augmentation." Invited article for Healio.com, an online journal for doctors
"Breast Reconstruction 101: A basic primer about reconstructing your breasts after cancer." Invited article for Healio.com, an online journal for doctors
"Which breast implants are best for you?" Invited article for Healio.com, an online journal for doctors
"Rejuvenating Your Eyes: A Plastic Surgeon's Approach." Invited article for Healio.com, an online journal for doctors
"What Does a Doctor Look Like?" A personal essay by Dr. Devgan
"What happened to Enrique Iglesias' hands?" Invited article for Healio.com, an online journal for doctors
"A Systematic Approach for Superb Labiaplasty Results." Invited article for Healio.com, an online journal for doctors
Dr. Devgan's top 8 tips for achieving an excellent cosmetic result are featured in this article entitled "How to Make Cosmetic Surgery Work for YOU."
"How to choose a plastic surgeon: It's a big decision; choose wisely." Invited article for Healio.com, an online journal for doctors
Dr. Devgan was interviewed in this article for Prevention Magazine entitled "6 Crazy Things Plastic Surgeons Have Seen"
Dr. Devgan gave insights during an interview with the Observer on treating young patients.
"Health care spending expected to increase over decade, but at historically low rate: Dr. Devgan's perspective." Invited article for Healio.com, an online journal for doctors
Dr. Devgan is featured in the monthly spotlight for BFFL-Co.
Dr. Devgan was featured french health magazine, Santé Magazine. July 2017
Read Dr. Devgan's piece on KevinMD.com, the web’s leading social media health platform, with 1 million monthly pageviews, and over 100,000 subscribers on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and RSS. "A Woman's Voice in Medicine."
Dr. Devgan's article about beauty standards is published on physician online news site KevinMD.com
Read Dr. Devgan's piece "Does Breastfeeding Really Ruin Your Breasts?" on Mommybites.
Dr. Devgan was named a Verified Beauty and Wellness Expert for Charlotte's Book
Dr. Devgan was named to the RealSelf Top 500 cosmetic doctors in America
Read Dr. Devgan's piece on KevinMD.com, the web’s leading social media health platform, with 1 million monthly pageviews, and over 100,000 subscribers on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and RSS. "Everything's My Fault"
Read Dr. Devgan's piece on KevinMD.com, the web’s leading social media health platform, with 1 million monthly pageviews, and over 100,000 subscribers on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and RSS. "Why Motherhood Made Me a Better Doctor"
"Talk Like a Doctor: Is There Gender Bias when Physicians Speak?" Invited article for ZocDoc's Doctor Blog.
"A Novel Technique of Preserving IMA Perforators in Nipple Sparing Breast Reconstruction"
Dr. Devgan was featured on ABC's World News Tonight in her role as a medical expert for ABC News
Read Dr. Devgan's piece on KevinMD.com, the web’s leading social media health platform, with 1 million monthly pageviews, and over 100,000 subscribers on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and RSS. "What Does A Doctor Look Like?"
Read Dr. Devgan's piece "Racial Disparities in Breast Cancer," an invited article for the Doctor Blog on ZocDoc, a critically acclaimed service for finding healthcare professionals that serves over 2.5 million people.
Read Dr. Devgan's piece "3 Reasons to Consult a Plastic Surgeon," an invited article for the Doctor Blog on ZocDoc, a critically acclaimed service for finding healthcare professionals that serves over 2.5 million people.
Read Dr. Devgan's piece on the female voice in medicine on online magazine Medium.
Dr. Devgan was featured in a Zwivel article about fighting fat deposits in ankles, which are more commonly known as "cankles".
Read Dr. Devgan's piece on KevinMD.com, the web’s leading social media health platform, with 1 million monthly pageviews, and over 100,000 subscribers on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and RSS. "Plastic surgery is about more than cosmetic procedures"
Dr. Devgan is featured The Doctor Blog by Zoc Doc on the topic "Why Motherhood Made Me a Better Surgeon"
Dr. Devgan was invited to write this article for ZocDoc's Doctor Blog. "I'm a Plastic Surgeon and a Woman. Here's What Beauty Standards Mean to Me."
Dr. Devgan was featured on CBS's The Doctors TV show, having been asked to be the plastic surgeon for a woman tragically burned in a domestic violence incident.