Dr. Daniel Suissa

Beverly Hills

Dr. Suissa is known for his objective, yet warm-hearted approach to providing patients with safe, consistent, natural-looking results. A highly trained plastic surgeon with an interest in sculpture, he specializes in aesthetic procedures contouring the breast and body. A published expert on advanced techniques and safe practices using fillers, De Suissa has performed over 150 AirSculpt® procedures. His training includes a medical degree from the University of Montreal with fellowship training at Yale University and the University of Toronto.

Curriculum Vitae


  • Residency – University of Montreal – Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – 2008 – 2014
  • M.Sc. – McGill University – Clinical Epidemiology – 2005 – 2007
  • MD – University of Montreal – Medical School – 2003 – 2008


  • Fellowship – Yale University – Breast Surgery – 2015-2016
  • Fellowship – University of Toronto – Aesthetic Plastic Surgery – Jan-Jul 2015


  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada
  • Board Certification in Plastic Surgery, Royal College of Surgeons of Canada
  • License, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Licentiate of the Medical Council of Canada
  • California Medical License, The Medical Board of California


  • Full privileges at St Vincent Medical Center – Verity Health (2016 – present)
  • Full privileges at St Francis Medical Center – Verity Health (2016 – present)
  • Clinical instructor at Yale University – Yale New Haven Hospital (2015 – 2016)
  • Surgical assistance at Sacré-Coeur Hospital in Montreal, Quebec (Aug to Dec 2014)


  • Medical School Bursary – Canada Millennium Scholarship – 2003-2008
  • MSc Bursary – McGill University Health Center – Student Grant for Excellence – 2005 – 2006


  • Mofid MM, Teitelbaum S, Suissa D. Report on Mortality from Gluteal Fat Grafting: Recommendations from the ASERF Task Force. Aesthet Surg J. 2017 Jul 37(7):796- 806.
  • Born T, Airan L, Suissa D. Soft-tissue fillers (Book Chapter). Plastic Surgery: Fourth Edition. Volume 2 Chapter 5. Quality Medical Publishing, Inc. 2017.
  • Coeugniet E, Tremblay-Champagne MP, Paek LS, et al. Effective Management of Diabetic Neuropathic Ulcers by Surgical Restoration of Foot Architecture: A Retrospective Study of 134 Cases. Can J Diabetes. 2015 Aug 39(4):278-84.
  • Suissa S, Dell’Aniello S, Suissa D, et al. Friday and weekend hospital stays: effects on mortality. Eur Respir J. 2014 Sep 44(3):627-33.
  • Suissa D, Delaney JA, Dial S, et al. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and the risk of Clostridium difficile-associated disease. Br J Clin Pharmacol. 2012 Aug 74(2):370-5.
  • Suissa D, Brassard P, Smiechowski B, et al. Number needed to treat is incorrect without proper time-related considerations. J Clin Epidemiol. 2012 Jan 65(1):42-6.
  • Suissa D, Danino A, Nikolis A. Negative-pressure therapy versus standard wound care: a meta-analysis of randomized trials. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011 Nov 128(5):498e-503e.
  • Benabu Y, Mark L, Suissa D, et al. Cerebral venous thrombosis presenting with subarachnoid haemorrhage. Am J Emerg Med. 2009 Jan 27(1):96-106.
  • Suissa D. Basal cell carcinoma and therapeutic radiation in childhood: methodological issues. Ann Plast Surg. 2007 May 58(5):589.
  • Suissa D. Surgery for basal cell carcinoma: study biases. Br J Dermatol. 2005 Apr 152(4):822-3.
  • Suissa D. Long-term anticoagulation after acute thromboembolic limb ischemia. Can J Surg. 2003 Apr 46(2):147.