Maakan Taghizadeh

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Maakan Taghizadeh

The Maryland Institute of Plastic Surgery

3 Years of Experience

This doctor is 5 star approved

Dr. Tag joined The Maryland Institute of Plastic Surgery in 2014. He is an attending plastic surgeon on staff at Saint Agnes Hospital where he takes part in the education of surgical residents and medical students. He is also on staff at Howard County General Hospital.

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Procedures Performed

  •   Breast Augmentation (Implants)
  •   Breast Lift
  •   Breast Reduction
  •   Arm Lift
  •   Full Tummy Tuck (Complete Abdominoplasty)
  •   Thigh Lift
  •   Brow / Forehead Lift
  •   Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty)
  •   Facelift (Rhytidectomy)
  •   Neck Lift
  •   Nose Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  •   BOTOX
  •   Injectable Fillers

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    About the Practice

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    Maakan Taghizadeh,

    Dr. Maakan Taghizadeh fondly known as “Dr. Tag”, was born in Baltimore, MD where he attended Gilman School. He then graduated Cum Laude from James Madison University where he was a Division I wrestler. He obtained his medical degree at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore, MD. He then went on to complete his extensive training in general surgery and plastic surgery at the Wexner Medical Center at The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio where he was awarded with the prestigious intern of the year award. He returned to Baltimore to complete a fellowship in Breast, Microsurgical, and Aesthetic Surgery at Mercy Medical Center under the renowned plastic and reconstructive surgeons, Drs. Bernard Chang, Brendan Collins, and Craig Vander Kolk.

    Surgeon Description

    Dr. Tag takes great pride in taking the time to truly listen to his patients and their concerns and develop a treatment plan specifically tailored to the individual. He currently lives in Baltimore with his lovely wife, Dr. Jess Wertz, their daughter, Taylor, and dog, Cabo.

    Certifications and Accreditations

    Memberships and Affiliations
    • American Society of Plastic Surgeons

    Education and Training

    • Mercy Medical Center
    • University of Maryland School of Medicine
    • Ohio State University
    • James Madison University

    Patient Testimonials

    • My surgeon was phenomenal. Dr. Taghizadeh (Dr. Tag is what everyone calls him). At any point I knew if I had an issue, concern, or question I could contact him directly. Love my results from an Excellent plastic surgeon!!! 5 out of 5 stars Breast Augmentation and Tummy Tuck. Dr...  Continue Reading >>

    • I was nervous going into it as this was my first surgery, but Dr. Tag and his team made the process incredibly easy and relieved me of any/all fears and hesitations. I knew that I wanted him to be my surgeon hands down just a few minutes into my consultation...  Continue Reading >>


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