Meet Our Board Certified Plastic Surgeon in Chevy Chase & Washington, DC
Dr. David Kung
A well-recognized name in the field of plastic surgery, Dr. David Kung has over 20 years of experience in medicine, dual doctorates from Ivy League schools, and multiple honors and awards from respected institutions.
Dr. Kung is a multiple board certified plastic, reconstructive, and maxillofacial surgeon. He holds doctorates with honors from both Harvard Medical School and Columbia University and has completed residencies with distinction at the Massachusetts General Hospital, as well as the University of North Carolina/Duke University Medical Center.
A leading provider of cosmetic plastic surgery, Dr. Kung is at the forefront of several exciting new techniques and an innovator in his own right. He has invented medical instruments involved in wound closure that are awaiting patents and will soon be used by the US military.
He has written influential articles on cosmetic eyelid incisions and the correction of rare congenital facial deformities. He authored the book titled A New Face - The Art of Facial Enhancement. He is also a contributing author of the two-volume medical textbook, Aesthetic Plastic Surgery in Asians.
Considering his prominence as a doctor, it's no wonder Dr. Kung has worked on a number of prominent patients in the Washington metropolitan area. Dr. Kung's services have been requested by high profile actors, politicians, authors, and contestants of the Miss America and Miss Universe pageants. His expertise in reconstructive surgery - especially facial trauma - has also led many athletes to his practice, including Olympic athletes and members of the Washington Redskins.
Getting In Touch with Dr. Kung
If you would like to speak to Dr. Kung regarding cosmetic or reconstructive surgery, please call our office at (301)986-8878 to schedule a consultation.
Presentations and Conferences
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
Topic: The Benchmark for Skin Care in the 21st Century: Permeation
Society of Plastic Surgical Skin Care Specialists (SPSSCS):
Skin Care 2009
Topic: Treating Skin Conditions Affected by Hormones: Melasma
Topic: The Gold Standard in Skin Care: Permeation
Hot Topics in Cosmetic Surgery
Topic: Body-jet®: The Gentle Way of Liposuction
Dr. Kung was also invited to speak at the Extreme Makeover Expo in Philadelphia and nominated for the International Health Provider of the Year award in 2004.
More recently, Dr. Kung traveled to Hong Kong for the Fourth Congress of the World Association of Plastic Surgeons of Chinese Descent where he was one of the lecturers for the event.