Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Newark, NJBS:
Emory University, Atlanta, GAPostdoctoral:
General Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PAResidency:
Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery, University of Cincinnati Hospital, OHFellowship:
Cosmetic Surgery at the University of Miami, Miami, Florida, under the auspices of Thomas Baker, MD, Howard Gordon, MD, and James Stuzin, MDBoard Certifications:
General Surgery ; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Peter Hyans, MD, FACS, is Medical Director of the Plastic Surgery Center and Chair in the Department of Surgery and Surgical Specialties at Summit Medical Group. He also is a founding board member for Curémonos — a nonprofit organization that supports underserved women with breast cancer.
A board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Hyans has more than 20 years’ experience in plastic surgery. His expertise includes facial rejuvenation, body contouring, and cosmetic and reconstructive breast surgery. He is the author or coauthor of articles concerning plastic and reconstructive surgery, which are published in prestigious, peer-reviewed scientific journals and popular regional lifestyle magazines. In addition, he is a contributing author for the book, Be Your Best: A Comprehensive Guide to Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, which offers patients expert advice on all aspects of cosmetic plastic surgery. A gifted speaker, he has participated in local and national invited presentations in his field.
Dr. Hyans believes that well-informed patients have realistic expectations and feel confident about their procedure. That is why his consultations are thorough and thoughtful, why he listens to each patient’s concerns, and why he provides honest, expert recommendations about what will yield the best results. In addition, he provides educational materials so that his patients can understand all aspects of their procedure, including recovery and the results they may expect. He notes, “My goal is to provide the highest standard of care for each patient and achieve a natural-looking result.”
Dr. Hyans’ fellow physicians have voted him among top doctors in plastic and reconstructive surgery in New Jersey Monthly. He also has been featured as a top cosmetic plastic surgeon in listings for New Jersey Monthly "Top Doctors," Millburn-Short Hills "Super Doctors," Castle Connolly "Top Cosmetic Doctors in the NY area," Castle Connolly "Top Doctors in the New York Metro Area," Castle Connolly "How to Find the Best Doctors: New York Metro Area," Castle Connolly "America's Top Doctors," Castle Connolly "Top Doctors in Women's Health," and New Jersey Saavy Living. His Caslte Connolly listings are reprinted in US News and World Report, Inside Jersey, and New York Magazine. In a recent New Jersey Life article, Beauty on a Budget, Dr. Hyans is quoted on the effectiveness of cosmetic fillers. Most recently, the American Cancer Society honored Dr. Hyans for his compassionate and expert surgical care of breast cancer patients. He recently earned the American Cancer Society 2013 Diamond Ball Award for Medical Excellence.
Dr. Hyans has an accomplished record of service in the following areas of specialty.
“I did a lot of research before having my plastic surgery. Dr. Hyans came highly recommended. I had a breast lift and tummy tuck. He did an amazing job, far surpassing my expectations. I feel so much more confident with my body now. He changed my life. Dr. Hyans and his staff treated me with respect and gave me wonderful care. I would highly recommend Dr. Hyans to anyone interested in cosmetic surgery.”Read More