Washington DC Facial Plastic Surgeon
2440 M St. NW, #510
Washington, District of Columbia 20037 US
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5 out of 5 stars Restylane Defyne

Dr Somenek does amazing work

I'm ecstatic with my results. Dr Somenek is amazing! He explained what he was going to do and he did it with a very gentle hand. The fillers he chose ( Restalyn Refine and Restalyn Define ) and his placement have given me a much more youthful appearance. I couldn't be happier. I highly recommend going to Dr Somenek. I'm looking forward to future treatments with him. Another plus to his office...

5 out of 5 stars Rhinoplasty

Rhinoplasty with Dr. Somenek is the best decision I have made in my life

I have been wanting to get rhinoplasty since I was 10 years old and at 22, I finally decided to go for it. Throughout my initial consultation with Dr. Somenek, he did 3D imaging to give me an idea of what my nose could look like and offered his suggestions of the changes that would retain the natural structure of my nose and refine it to complimented my face. As soon as I left the...

5 out of 5 stars Restylane

A unquie understanding of my face, profession and life. Excellent, by any metric.

Excellent experience. I received both Restylane filler and Botox. Dr. Somenek has always left me looking refreshed and natural versus looking too "done" or end up with a "frozen" face that doesn't move with your natural facial expression. As a woman of a certain age (50-something) in a fairly conservative profession, he always has my best interests in mind. My experience from the first...

5 out of 5 stars Botox

Excellent service and education

Dr. Somenek is a highly skilled medical professional. I was immediately put at ease in my initial meeting by his warm, genuine personality. Few people like aging and even fewer like wearing the experience of life upon their face. During our first session Dr. Somenek asked if I was a runner. I had been a short and medium distance runner for years and was curious why he would ask that...

5 out of 5 stars Non Surgical Nose Job

Great experience!

Amazing! He is so sweet. I had a non-surgical rhinoplasty. He made me feel really comfortable, answered all of my questions, and did a great job. I would definitely come back to get any other procedures in the future.

5 out of 5 stars Botox

The best!

Love Dr. Somenek! Besides his professionalism and attentiveness, he is so talented and detailed in his work. He truly cares about his patients and their desires. I would highly recommend him for both invasive and non invasive procedures.

5 out of 5 stars Dysport

First Time Dysport

Amazing and he totally listened to all my concerns

5 out of 5 stars Scar Removal

5 Star Doctor!

Dr. Somenek is absolutely wonderful. He does not try to do anything more than is necessary for your situation. He explains the procedures well, is knowledgeable and makes you feel very comfortable. I had a facial scar from a traumatic event 7 years ago and Dr. Somenek performed a scar revision to minimize the look of the scar. I put the procedure off for a number of reasons, but mainly because...

5 out of 5 stars Restylane Silk

Great experience with Dr. Somenek

I recently had my tear troughs, which were deep and dark, injected by Dr. Somenek. He alleviated any fears that I had prior to the treatment, and had a very calm, unrushed bedside manner. He was gentle and did not cause any bruising or swelling...remarkably!! I had done a lot of research, and understood that this area is very tricky to inject, and should only be done by someone with...

5 out of 5 stars Juvederm

Absolutely love it

Dr Somenek is awesome. As you can see I had a very thin upper lip. My result looks natural but it still improved my overall look tremendously. He took the time to explain all my options and was very gentle with the injections. I also had Botox injected into the muscle on both sides of my mouth to help with my down turned smile. I plan to see him again for all my facial cosmetic needs...

*Your results may vary. Any specific claims or permanence length of results vary for each patient and are not guaranteed.

Personal Statement

Michael Somenek, M.D., is a Washington, D.C. facial plastic surgeon offering specialized cosmetic and reconstructive services. Dr. Somenek is a compassionate and warm surgeon who finds personal fulfillment in helping our patients rejuvenate their appearances and their confidence.

Board Certifications

Board-certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and American Board of Otolaryngology

Memberships

American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS)

Awards & Recognition

Top 10 Best in Client Satisfaction 2016
RealSelf Top Doctor

Hospital Privileges

Dr. Somenek has hospital affiliations at Sibley Memorial Hospital, Georgetown University, Suburban Hospital.

Education

  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Medical: Rush University, 2006
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Residency: Otolaryngology, Rush University Medical Center, 2011
    Fellowship: Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2012

Treatments offered at SomenekMD-Advanced Facial Plastic Surgery

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How long to see Kybella results?

Patients don't usually see noticeable results till after their second treatment. I never create the expectation that you will see something after one... READ MORE

Can I have an infection without symptoms?

It is not unusual to have tenderness to the nose at this point in your recovery as healing is still occurring. If there is no redness or swelling it... READ MORE

Is it normal to still have hardness and lumps?

The firmness in that area that is causing a lump is completely normal. It is the body breaking down and cleaning up the fat cells that have been... READ MORE

Is there a negative side to Kybella which keeps some of the best cosmetic surgeons from using it?

As a surgeon and a frequent Kybella user, I can tell you I have had great success with Kybella. Some practices choose not to use it because they are e... READ MORE

Do you need a neck compression garment after Kybella?

You don't need a neck compression garment after Kybella. However, I always provide my patients with one because they tend to be more comfortable if... READ MORE

Decided on rhinoplasty: General questions on procedure (Photo)

From the photos that you submitted, it appears that you would benefit from a rhinoplasty. It would likely involve smoothing out your profile by... READ MORE

Do you recommend me to do a nose job? (Photo)

From the photos that you submitted, it does appear that you would benefit from a rhinoplasty. In particular, the nasal tip is bulbous and can be... READ MORE

Is Restylane silk good for tear through?

I absolutely love using Restylane Silk for the tear troughs in my patients. It is very thin and gets incorporated into the tissues very nicely with no... READ MORE

Asian Rhinoplasty for asymmetrical nose with flat nostrils, round nose tip? (Photo)

All of the features of your nose that you are looking to improve are possible with a rhinoplasty. These features are very characteristic in the asian... READ MORE

Is ThermiTight effective and permanent?

Thermitight is an effective radiofrequency device that can cause tightening to the underlying tissues, resulting in a rejuvenated appearance to the... READ MORE

Before and After Photos by Dr. Somenek

Michael T. Somenek, MD has shared 34 before and after pictures with 45 helpful votes from the RealSelf community.

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Michael T. Somenek, MD has shared 19 videos.

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FaceTite: Nonsurgical Scarless Facelift (GRAPHIC)

Dr. Somenek explains the new FaceTite treatment, which is a radiofrequency device that nonsurgically tightens the skin. The treatment instantly tightens the tissue and stimulates collagen production. WATCH VIDEO

Hand Rejuvenation and Vein Concealing Using Radiesse

Dr. Michael Somenek is using Radiesse, a dermal filler, to instantly add volume and rejuvenate an aging hand. It conceals veins and other signs of aging. WATCH VIDEO

Botox Injections Used for Jawline Reduction and Teeth Grinding

Dr. Michael Somenek demonstrates how he treats individuals that are interested in defining their jawline using Botox, which reduces the size of their masseter muscle. This can also be used for individuals who grind their teeth. WATCH VIDEO

Volbella: The Newest Lip Filler for Subtle Enhancement

Dr. Michael Somenek explains why Volbella is unique compared to other fillers that are used for lip augmentation. It is able to enhance the natural features of the lips and has been shown to last up to a year. WATCH VIDEO

Who Is an Ideal Candidate for Non-Surgical Rhinoplasty?

Dr. Michael Somenek discusses the non-surgical rhinoplasty procedure and what concerns it addresses, live at AAFPRS 2016. WATCH VIDEO

Lip injections With Restylane

Dr. Michael T. Somenek augments the lips using Restylane dermal filler to enhance the overall shape to the lip. It produces a natural shape that lasts 9-12 months. WATCH VIDEO

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Experience
Practicing for 5 year.
Personal Statement

Michael Somenek, M.D., is a Washington, D.C. facial plastic surgeon offering specialized cosmetic and reconstructive services. Dr. Somenek is a compassionate and warm surgeon who finds personal fulfillment in helping our patients rejuvenate their appearances and their confidence.

Board Certifications
Board-certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and American Board of Otolaryngology
Memberships
American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS)
Awards & Recognition
Top 10 Best in Client Satisfaction 2016
RealSelf Top Doctor
Hospital Privileges
Dr. Somenek has hospital affiliations at Sibley Memorial Hospital, Georgetown University, Suburban Hospital.
Education
  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Medical: Rush University, 2006
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Residency: Otolaryngology, Rush University Medical Center, 2011
    Fellowship: Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2012

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5 out of 5 stars Restylane Defyne

Dr Somenek does amazing work

I'm ecstatic with my results. Dr Somenek is amazing! He explained what he was going to do and he did it with a very gentle hand. The fillers he chose ( Restalyn Refine and Restalyn Define ) and his placement have given me a much more youthful appearance. I couldn't be happier. I highly recommend going to Dr Somenek. I'm looking forward to future treatments with him. Another plus to his office...

5 out of 5 stars Rhinoplasty

Rhinoplasty with Dr. Somenek is the best decision I have made in my life

I have been wanting to get rhinoplasty since I was 10 years old and at 22, I finally decided to go for it. Throughout my initial consultation with Dr. Somenek, he did 3D imaging to give me an idea of what my nose could look like and offered his suggestions of the changes that would retain the natural structure of my nose and refine it to complimented my face. As soon as I left the...

5 out of 5 stars Restylane

A unquie understanding of my face, profession and life. Excellent, by any metric.

Excellent experience. I received both Restylane filler and Botox. Dr. Somenek has always left me looking refreshed and natural versus looking too "done" or end up with a "frozen" face that doesn't move with your natural facial expression. As a woman of a certain age (50-something) in a fairly conservative profession, he always has my best interests in mind. My experience from the first...


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How long to see Kybella results?

Patients don't usually see noticeable results till after their second treatment. I never create the expectation that you will see something after one... READ MORE

Can I have an infection without symptoms?

It is not unusual to have tenderness to the nose at this point in your recovery as healing is still occurring. If there is no redness or swelling it... READ MORE

Is it normal to still have hardness and lumps?

The firmness in that area that is causing a lump is completely normal. It is the body breaking down and cleaning up the fat cells that have been... READ MORE

Is there a negative side to Kybella which keeps some of the best cosmetic surgeons from using it?

As a surgeon and a frequent Kybella user, I can tell you I have had great success with Kybella. Some practices choose not to use it because they are e... READ MORE

Do you need a neck compression garment after Kybella?

You don't need a neck compression garment after Kybella. However, I always provide my patients with one because they tend to be more comfortable if... READ MORE

Decided on rhinoplasty: General questions on procedure (Photo)

From the photos that you submitted, it appears that you would benefit from a rhinoplasty. It would likely involve smoothing out your profile by... READ MORE

Do you recommend me to do a nose job? (Photo)

From the photos that you submitted, it does appear that you would benefit from a rhinoplasty. In particular, the nasal tip is bulbous and can be... READ MORE

Is Restylane silk good for tear through?

I absolutely love using Restylane Silk for the tear troughs in my patients. It is very thin and gets incorporated into the tissues very nicely with no... READ MORE

Asian Rhinoplasty for asymmetrical nose with flat nostrils, round nose tip? (Photo)

All of the features of your nose that you are looking to improve are possible with a rhinoplasty. These features are very characteristic in the asian... READ MORE

Is ThermiTight effective and permanent?

Thermitight is an effective radiofrequency device that can cause tightening to the underlying tissues, resulting in a rejuvenated appearance to the... READ MORE

Videos by Michael T. Somenek, MD

Michael T. Somenek, MD has shared 19 videos.

Narrow by:

FaceTite: Nonsurgical Scarless Facelift (GRAPHIC)

Dr. Somenek explains the new FaceTite treatment, which is a radiofrequency device that nonsurgically tightens the skin. The treatment instantly tightens the tissue and stimulates collagen production. WATCH VIDEO

Hand Rejuvenation and Vein Concealing Using Radiesse

Dr. Michael Somenek is using Radiesse, a dermal filler, to instantly add volume and rejuvenate an aging hand. It conceals veins and other signs of aging. WATCH VIDEO

Botox Injections Used for Jawline Reduction and Teeth Grinding

Dr. Michael Somenek demonstrates how he treats individuals that are interested in defining their jawline using Botox, which reduces the size of their masseter muscle. This can also be used for individuals who grind their teeth. WATCH VIDEO

Volbella: The Newest Lip Filler for Subtle Enhancement

Dr. Michael Somenek explains why Volbella is unique compared to other fillers that are used for lip augmentation. It is able to enhance the natural features of the lips and has been shown to last up to a year. WATCH VIDEO

Who Is an Ideal Candidate for Non-Surgical Rhinoplasty?

Dr. Michael Somenek discusses the non-surgical rhinoplasty procedure and what concerns it addresses, live at AAFPRS 2016. WATCH VIDEO

Lip injections With Restylane

Dr. Michael T. Somenek augments the lips using Restylane dermal filler to enhance the overall shape to the lip. It produces a natural shape that lasts 9-12 months. WATCH VIDEO

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