About Soma Plastic Surgery

About the practiceDr. Papanicolaou in surgery room
Soma plastic surgery

Soma Plastic Surgery and Medical Spa is nestled in the beautiful community of Lake Mary, FL. The relaxing yet inviting practice sits just a half hour north of Orlando and offers a patient-first approach — ensuring each patient feels welcomed, heard, and comfortable. Led by Dr. George Papanicolaou, a double-certified plastic surgeon, education and experience remain at the forefront of the values of Soma Plastic Surgery.

The word Soma in Greek means the body living in its wholeness, which is the mantra we live by, constantly striving to help every patient feel and look balanced, confident, and whole.

Meet Dr. Papanicolaou - George Papanicolaou, MD discusses breast implants with a patient.

Meet the doctorSoma Plastic Surgery
George Papanicolaou, MD

Raised in Athens, Greece, Dr. Papanicolaou relocated to the United States to receive his training in General and Plastic Surgery also completing his fellowships in hand and craniofacial pediatric plastic surgery. During his fellowship at the University of Texas Southwestern he was trained in an array cosmetic procedures of the face and body by the leaders in the field.

Dr. Papanicolaou has contributed to prestigious scientific journals of his expertise including numerous publications. His training and experience has given him the opportunity to excel in the field of cosmetic and reconstructive surgery while fulfilling his sincere goal and passion of practicing within the highest standards and in a compassionate way.


Core values

Dr. Papanicolaou vehemently believes in educating his patients about all surgical and non-surgical techniques. At Soma Plastic Surgery it is incredibly important that patients feel heard and that they are able to develop trust. Dr. Papanicolaou spends time with each patient during the consultation to answer questions and provide detailed recommendations. The patient experience at Soma Plastic Surgery is of the utmost importance. Our goal with every surgery or treatment is to exceed patient expectations while always practicing patient safety.

Dr. Papanicolaou and his staff at Soma Plastic Surgery in Orlando & Lake Mary Florida

TestimonialsWhat our patients
have to say

Eve F.

Dr Papanicolaou is the best! Very knowledgable and caring! So glad I found him! I definitely recommend putting your trust in him. Awesome office staff. They make you feel like family. Cant say enough good things about the whole staff.

C.V. Fig

Dr. Papanicolaou is the BEST Plastic Surgeon in Central Florida. He is smart, caring and honest.. I have been his patient for over two yrs. His staff is available, responsive and accommodating. They treat you like family. I feel very fortunate and grateful that I found Dr. Papanicolaou. He helped me during a very difficult process.

Yamile K.

Dr. Papanicolaou exceeded my expectations, he is a master at his craft, the entire process was relatively painless, his nurses are amazing, so caring. Also the Florida surgical center was great, they treated me like a princess. Overall I cannot be happier with my experience, I highly recommend Soma Plastic surgery.

Sheila O.

Dr. Papanicalou and staff are exceptional. The process was smooth from beginning to end and I am so pleased with the results. Very natural and as close to perfect as possible. I highly recommend Dr. Papanicalou!

Swandra W.

Dr. P and all of the staff are wonderful. They were amazing to me at the most vulnerable time in my life. I am thankful to have such caring, thoughtful, skilled, knowledgeable and talented human beings to reconstruct the damage that cancer caused. Forever grateful.

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