Elliot Lach MD



Elliot Lach, M.D., F.A.C.S. is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, Massachusetts and was awarded his Medical Degree in 1981 from Yale Medical School.  Dr. Lach completed his six years of residency training programs in General Surgery and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Hand Surgery, and Microsurgery at the Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale Medical School, Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston Children’s Hospital, Beth Israel Hospital, and the Combined Plastic Surgery Program at Harvard Medical School.

He is an active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons. He is also a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a fellow of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery.

Dr. Lach has served on the teaching, clinical, and research faculty of Harvard University and University of Massachusetts Medical Schools and has taught or mentored hundreds of medical students, residents, as well as other plastic surgeons and physician colleagues.  His work has been widely published in numerous journals including the New England Journal of Medicine, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, as well as in the Encyclopedia Britannica where he published their first article on laser treatment of port wine stain birthmarks. He has been issued numerous United States and International Patents and US Trademarks and is a 20+ year volunteer military veteran of the United States Army Reserve.