Meet Dr. Sinno

Dr. Sinno

Plastic Surgeon - MD, CM, MEng, FRCSC, FACS

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Meet Dr. Sinno

Dr. Hani Sinno is a board-certified plastic surgeon who specializes in cosmetic plastic surgery in his prestigious private practice in downtown Montreal and Westmount. He also operates at Hôpital Cité de la Santé where he helps breast cancer survivors regain their feminine physique though breast reconstructive surgery.

After completing his Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Residency at McGill University, Dr. Sinno, as one of few plastic surgeons in Canada, completed a second yearlong fellowship at the Harvard Medical School further honing his skills in aesthetic surgery. Dr. Sinno is a member of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, the American College of Surgeons, and the College des Medecins du Quebec.

In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Sinno is regarded as leader in his field having published more than 110 peer-reviewed plastic surgery papers and abstracts as well as presented in more than 30 national and international plastic surgery conferences. He also dedicated part of his time for volunteering, helping financially underprivileged men women and children in Canada and abroad through various NGOs.

Over the past 5 years, Dr. Sinno, through his human approach, his extraordinary attention to detail and satisfactory results, has had the humbling privilege to be consistently ranked as one of Quebec’s top plastic surgeons.

The Hani Sinno Experience

With Dr. Sinno, you experience utmost, prioritized care aimed to enhance your comfort, provide you with a safe procedure, and minimize your recovery time. Most importantly, you will enjoy a value-added experience resulting in the natural improvement you seek. With Dr. Sinno, your comfort lies within the choice of your own beauty.

Dr. Sinno’s Mission

Combining art and medicine, Dr. Sinno’s ongoing commitment is to provide patients with a natural improvement in a safe, comfortable environment that allows for an open, patient-tailored approach resulting in the highest quality of patient care before, during and after any procedure.

About Operation Hope

Operation Hope, spearheaded by Dr. Hani Sinno, is launching a program aimed at helping Quebecers who are struggling with the scars, injuries and deformities they experienced as a result of violence, accidents, diseases, illnesses, natural disasters, birth defects, etc. In virtue of his commitment to the community he has been a part of since 1998, Dr. Hani Sinno will volunteer his services and donate plastic or reconstructive surgery to those who need it most.

Education

Bachelor of Science Physiology McGill University
Doctor of Medicine & Master of Surgery Faculty of Medicine McGill University
Integrated Residency Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery McGill University
Master of Engineering Biomedical Engineering McGill University
Research Fellowship Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery McGill University
Clinical Fellowship Aesthetic & Reconstructive Surgery Harvard University

 

Dr. Sinno is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon by the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada, and is currently an active member in good standing of a number of prominent professional associations.

Professional Certifications

  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada – RCPSC
  • American College of Surgeons –ACS
  • College des Medecins du Quebec – CMQ

Member Associations

  • American Society of Plastic Surgery – ASPS
  • American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery – ASAPS
  • Canadian Society of Plastic Surgery – CSPS
  • Canadian Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (CSAPS)
  • Association des spécialistes en chirurgie plastique et esthétique du Québec (ASCPEQ)
  • Canadian Medical Association/Quebec Medical Association – CMA/QMA

Face

The ideal nasolabial angle in rhinoplasty: a preference analysis of the general population
Sinno HH, Markarian MK, Ibrahim AM, Lin SJ.
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Aug;134(2):201-10. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000000385.
PMID: 25068320 [PubMed – in process]

The impact of living with a functional and aesthetic nasal deformity after primary rhinoplasty: a utility outcomes score assessment.

Sinno H, Izadpanah A, Thibaudeau S, Christodoulou G, Tahiri Y, Slavin SA, Lin SJ.

Ann Plast Surg. 2012 Oct;69(4):431-4. doi: 10.1097/SAP.0b013e3182480384.

PMID:22964667 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

Utility outcome scores for unilateral facial paralysis.

Sinno H, Thibaudeau S, Izadpanah A, Tahiri Y, Christodoulou G, Zuker R, Lin SJ.

Ann Plast Surg. 2012 Oct;69(4):435-8. doi: 10.1097/SAP.0b013e318246e698.

PMID:22964665 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

Cleft lip and palate: an objective measure outcome study.

Sinno H, Tahiri Y, Thibaudeau S, Izadpanah A, Christodoulou G, Lin SJ, Gilardino M.

Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012 Aug;130(2):408-14. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e3182589d4b.

PMID:22842412 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

Acellular dermal matrix in cleft palate repair: an evidence-based review.

Aldekhayel SA, Sinno H, Gilardino MS.

Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012 Jul;130(1):177-82. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e318254b2dc. Review.

PMID:22743882 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

Utility outcome assessment of the aging neck following massive weight loss.

Sinno HH, Ibrahim AM, Izadpanah A, Thibaudeau S, Christodoulou G, Tahiri Y, Slavin SA, Lin SJ.

Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2012 Jul;147(1):26-32. doi: 10.1177/0194599812439028. Epub 2012 Feb 28.

PMID:22378827 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

Engineering alloplastic temporomandibular joint replacements.

Sinno H, Tahiri Y, Gilardino M, Bobyn D.

Mcgill J Med. 2011 Jun;13(1):63.

PMID: 22363183 [PubMed] Free PMC Article Related citations

 

Utility scores for facial disfigurement requiring facial transplantation [outcomes article].

Sinno HH, Thibaudeau S, Duggal A, Lessard L.

Plast Reconstr Surg. 2010 Aug;126(2):443-9. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e3181e094fa.

PMID:20679828 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

Preoperative diplopia: the most important prognostic factor for diplopia after surgical repair of pure orbital blowout fracture.

Tahiri Y, Lee J, Tahiri M, Sinno H, Williams BH, Lessard L, Gilardino MS.

J Craniofac Surg. 2010 Jul;21(4):1038-41. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0b013e3181e47c45.

PMID:20613563 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

Management of infantile parotid gland hemangiomas: a 40-year experience.

Sinno H, Thibaudeau S, Coughlin R, Chitte S, Williams B.

Plast Reconstr Surg. 2010 Jan;125(1):265-73. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e3181c2a55a. Review.

PMID: 19910858 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

Desmoid tumors of the pediatric mandible: case report and review.

Sinno H, Zadeh T.

Ann Plast Surg. 2009 Feb;62(2):213-9. doi: 10.1097/SAP.0b013e31817f020d. Review.

PMID: 19158537 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

 

Breast

Abstract 34: analyzing patient preference for nipple-areola complex reconstruction using utility outcome studies.

Ibrahim A, Sinno H, Izadpanah A, Vorstenbosch J, Dionisopoulos T, Tobias A, Lee B, Lin S.

Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Apr;133(4 Suppl):999. doi: 10.1097/01.prs.0000445817.72300.39. No abstract available.

PMID:24675327 [PubMed – in process] Related citations

 

Living with a unilateral mastectomy defect: a utility assessment and outcomes study.

Sinno H, Izadpanah A, Vorstenbosch J, Dionisopoulos T, Ibrahim AM, Tobias AM, Lee BT, Lin SJ.

J Reconstr Microsurg. 2014 Jun;30(5):313-8. doi: 10.1055/s-0033-1361842. Epub 2014 Feb 17.

PMID:24535675 [PubMed – in process] Related citations

 

Analysis of the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program database in 19,100 patients undergoing implant-based breast reconstruction: complication rates with acellular dermal matrix.

Ibrahim AM, Shuster M, Koolen PG, Kim K, Taghinia AH, Sinno HH, Lee BT, Lin SJ.

Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013 Nov;132(5):1057-66. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e3182a3beec.

PMID:24165587 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

The effects of Moufarrege total posterior pedicle reduction mammaplasty on breastfeeding: a review of 931 cases.

Sinno H, Botros E, Moufarrege R.

Aesthet Surg J. 2013 Sep 1;33(7):1002-7. doi: 10.1177/1090820X13501857.

PMID:24081694 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

An atypical growth of a giant fibroadenoma after trauma.

Izadpanah A, Karunanayake M, Izadpanah A, Sinno H, Gilardino M.

J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2012 Oct;25(5):e115-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jpag.2012.06.004.

PMID:22980414 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

An objective assessment of the perceived quality of life of living with bilateral mastectomy defect.

Sinno H, Izadpanah A, Thibaudeau S, Christodoulou G, Lin SJ, Dionisopoulos T.

Breast. 2013 Apr;22(2):168-72. doi: 10.1016/j.breast.2012.07.001. Epub 2012 Jul 31.

PMID: 22858120 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

The effects of breast reduction on successful breastfeeding: a systematic review.

Thibaudeau S, Sinno H, Williams B.

J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2010 Oct;63(10):1688-93. doi: 10.1016/j.bjps.2009.07.027. Epub 2009 Aug 18. Review.

PMID:19692299 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

Body

Population Preferences of Undergoing Brachioplasty for Arm Laxity.
Ibrahim AM, Sinno HH, Izadpanah A, Vorstenbosch J, Dionisopoulos T, Lee BT, Lin SJ.
Ann Plast Surg. 2014 Jul 18. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 25046669 [PubMed – as supplied by publisher]
Thigh laxity after massive weight loss: a utilities outcomes assessment.

Izadpanah A, Sinno H, Vorstenbosch J, Lee BT, Lin SJ.

Ann Plast Surg. 2013 Sep;71(3):304-7. doi: 10.1097/SAP.0b013e3182834b88.

PMID: 23788144 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

The Impact of Living With Severe Lower Extremity Lymphedema: A Utility Outcomes Score Assessment.

Sinno H, Izadpanah A, Tahiri Y, Christodoulou G, Thibaudeau S, Williams HB, Slavin SA, Lin SJ.

Ann Plast Surg. 2013 Mar 21. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID: 23528634 [PubMed – as supplied by publisher] Related citations

 

Utility assessment of body contouring after massive weight loss.

Sinno H, Thibaudeau S, Tahiri Y, Mok E, Christodoulou G, Lessard L, Williams B, Lin SJ.

Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2011 Oct;35(5):724-30. doi: 10.1007/s00266-011-9676-1. Epub 2011 Apr 13.

PMID: 21487919 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

Hand & Upper Extremity

Giant cell reparative granuloma of the proximal phalanx: A case report and literature review.

Perkins A, Izadpanah A, Sinno H, Bernard C, Williams H.

Can J Plast Surg. 2011 Summer;19(2):e19-21.

PMID: 22654539 [PubMed] Free PMC Article

 

14,000 volt electrical injury to bilateral upper extremities: a case report.

Lee J, Sinno H, Perkins A, Tahiri Y, Luc M.

Mcgill J Med. 2011 Jun;13(1):18.

PMID: 22399869 [PubMed] Free PMC Article Related citations

 

Salter-harris type 2 fracture of the proximal phalanx of the thumb with a rotational deformity: a case report and review.

Izadpanah A, Karunanayake M, Izadpanah A, Sinno H, Luc M.

Pediatr Emerg Care. 2012 Mar;28(3):288-91. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0b013e31823606da. Review.

PMID:22391929 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

A new palmo-shoulder compression association.

Sinno H, Zadeh T.

Mcgill J Med. 2011 Jun;13(2):14. No abstract available.

PMID: 22363189 [PubMed] Free PMC Article Related citations

 

Pediatric boutonniere deformity after blunt closed traumatic injury.

Izadpanah A, Izadpanah A, Sinno H, Williams B.

Pediatr Emerg Care. 2011 Nov;27(11):1069-71. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0b013e3182360637.

PMID: 22068071 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

General Reconstruction

Reporting disclosures to the reader in plastic surgery journal publications.

Sinno H, Lutfy J, Tahiri Y, Neel OF, Gilardino M.

Can J Plast Surg. 2012 Fall;20(3):e35-6.

PMID:23997594 [PubMed] Free PMC Article Related citations

 

The effects of topical collagen treatment on wound breaking strength and scar cosmesis in rats.

Sinno H, Malhotra M, Lutfy J, Jardin B, Winocour S, Brimo F, Beckman L, Watters K, Philip A, Williams B, Prakash S.

Can J Plast Surg. 2012 Fall;20(3):181-5.

PMID:23997586 [PubMed] Free PMC Article Related citations

 

Complements and the wound healing cascade: an updated review.

Sinno H, Prakash S.

Plast Surg Int. 2013;2013:146764. doi: 10.1155/2013/146764. Epub 2013 Jul 24.

PMID: 23984063 [PubMed] Free PMC Article Related citations

 

Open reduction internal fixation poststernotomy mediastinitis.

Sinno H, Dionisopoulos T.

Plast Surg Int. 2013;2013:571685. doi: 10.1155/2013/571685. Epub 2013 Jul 17.

PMID:23970966 [PubMed] Free PMC Article Related citations

 

Complements c3 and c5 individually and in combination increase early wound strength in a rat model of experimental wound healing.

Sinno H, Malhotra M, Lutfy J, Jardin B, Winocour S, Brimo F, Beckman L, Watters K, Philip A, Williams B, Prakash S.

Plast Surg Int. 2013;2013:243853. doi: 10.1155/2013/243853. Epub 2013 May 23.

PMID: 23766899 [PubMed] Free PMC Article Related citations

 

Diagnosis and management of eosinophilic cellulitis (Wells’ syndrome): A case series and literature review.

Sinno H, Lacroix JP, Lee J, Izadpanah A, Borsuk R, Watters K, Gilardino M.

Can J Plast Surg. 2012 Summer;20(2):91-7.

PMID: 23730155 [PubMed] Free PMC Article Related citations

Accelerated wound healing with topical application of complement C5.

Sinno H, Malhotra M, Lutfy J, Jardin B, Winocour S, Brimo F, Beckman L, Watters K, Philip A, Williams B, Prakash S.

Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012 Sep;130(3):523-9. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e31825dc02d.

PMID: 22929237 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

Topical application of complement C3 in collagen formulation increases early wound healing.

Sinno H, Malholtra M, Lutfy J, Jardin B, Winocour S, Brimo F, Beckman L, Watters K, Philip A, Williams B, Prakash S.

J Dermatolog Treat. 2013 Apr;24(2):141-7. doi: 10.3109/09546634.2011.631977. Epub 2011 Nov 21.

PMID:22007700 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

Publication bias in abstracts presented to the annual scientific meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.

Sinno H, Izadpanah A, Izadpanah A, Gilardino MS.

Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011 Aug;128(2):106e-108e. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e31821ef245. No abstract available.

PMID:21788823 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

Treatment options for cutaneous pyogenic granulomas: a review.

Lee J, Sinno H, Tahiri Y, Gilardino MS.

J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2011 Sep;64(9):1216-20. doi: 10.1016/j.bjps.2010.12.021. Epub 2011 Feb 11. Review.

PMID:21316320 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

Level of evidence in plastic surgery research.

Sinno H, Neel OF, Lutfy J, Bartlett G, Gilardino M.

Plast Reconstr Surg. 2011 Feb;127(2):974-80. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e318200af74.

PMID:21285804 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

Autogenous bone graft for expansion thoracoplasty in Adam Robert Wright syndrome: a case report and review.

Izadpanah A, Sinno H, Laberge JM, Michael Davis G, Lessard L.

J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2011 Mar;64(3):329-34. doi: 10.1016/j.bjps.2010.03.052. Epub 2010 Apr 28. Review.

PMID: 20427250 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations

 

Objective interpretation of surgical outcomes: is there a need for standardizing digital images in the plastic surgery literature?

Parker WL, Czerwinski M, Sinno H, Loizides P, Lee C.

Plast Reconstr Surg. 2007 Oct;120(5):1419-23.

PMID: 17898622 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Related citations