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Each week, Dr. Lara Devgan answers questions from the RealSelf community — and yours might be next!
Dr. Devgan is a board-certified plastic surgeon and Chief Medical Officer at RealSelf. She has a thriving practice and medspa in New York City, as well as a popular skin care line.
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About Dr. Lara Devgan
Dr. Lara Devgan is a board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon who also serves as the Chief Medical Officer (CMDO) for RealSelf.
A diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery and active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Dr. Devgan also owns and operates a medspa, developed a skincare line, and is an instructor at Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Infirmary.
She lives in New York City with her husband and six children.