Ethan J Baughman, M.D. Ph.D. Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Company: Ethan J. Baughman M.D. Inc, A Medical Corporation
  • Phone: (805) 409-7537
  • Cell: (972) 413-9683
  • Fax: 310-363-7610
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties:

Plastic Surgery and Aviation & Aerospace

Specialty Focus:

Immunology, Breast Augmentation, Breast Lift, Breast Reconstruction, Breast Reduction, Breast Revision, Gynecomastia, Brow Lift, Chin Augmentation, Ear Surgery, Eyelid Lift, Facelift, Facial Fat Grafting, Neck Lift, Neck Liposuction, Rhinoplasty, After Weight Loss Surgery, Arm Lift, BOTOX


M.D., Texas Southwestern; Ph.D, Texas Southwestern

Years in Practice:


Additional Information

Dr. Baughman has received years of plastic surgery training in comprehensive plastic surgical and nonsurgical care of the face, breast, and body. Following in the footsteps of his parents and older brothers, Dr. Baughman started his higher education at Kansas State University where he was mentored by distinguished professor and accomplished lipid biologist Dr. Ruth Welti. Dr. Baughman graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in biology. Dr. Baughman then accepted a position in an elite program at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas where he earned his medical doctorate (M.D.) along with his doctor of philosophy (Ph.D.). His doctoral thesis, "CD8+ T cells in multiple sclerosis," was done under the supervision of hematopathologist Dr. Nitin Karandikar. Dr. Baughman gained interest in plastic surgery under the mentorship of Dr. Rod Rohrich, Dr. Jeffrey Kenkel, and Dr. Jeffrey Janis. Dr. Baughman then accepted a position in the integrated plastic surgery residency at Washington University in St. Louis where he received research mentorship from craniofacial surgeon Dr. Kamlesh Patel. In training, he acquired specialized training in nerve repair and reconstruction, which requires expertise in nerve anatomy and function. Dr. Baughman is an instrument rated private pilot. His expertise is uniquely at the intersection of medicine and aviation. He has flown a number of different make and model airplanes including Cessna, Piper, Diamond aircraft. He is an expert in Federal Aviation Regulations, aviation weather, navigation, checklists, instrument flying procedures.