Dr. Graham is a native New Orleanean, graduating from Metairie Park Country Day School in 1976. He then earned his undergraduate degree from Washington & Lee University in Lexington, Virginia in 1980 followed by his medical degree in 1984 from LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana. In 1989 he completed his residency in Otolaryngology at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans. From there he completed a Fellowship in Facial Plastic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in Miami, FL and then Chicago, IL.
Qualifications and Affiliations
Dr. Graham is double board certified in both Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery as well as Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Graham has been on staff at the Ochsner Clinic since 1990 and currently heads the Division of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in the Department of Otolaryngology. In addition he serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Otolaryngology Tulane University School of Medicine teaching and mentoring otolaryngology residents.
Awards and Honors
Listed in Top Doctors of New Orleans Metro Guide 2017
Selected as Top Plastic Surgeon in Metairie, LA by the Internation Association of Healthcare Professionals (IAHCP) 2017
Selected as the Top Otolaryngologist in Metairie, LA by the International Association of Healthcare Professionals (IAHCP) 2015
Named as a member of the INTERNATIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL CENTER; TOP 100 HEALTH PROFESSIONALS 2011; LEADING HEALTH PROFESSIONALS of THE WORLD 2014 Cambridge, England
He has been listed in The Best Doctors in America 1996-1997, 2005-2006, 2007-2008, 2009-2010, 2011-2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare since 1997-1998, 1999-2000, 2004-2006, 2007-2008
New Orleans Top Doctors 2006-2013,
Listed in Guide to America's Top Plastic Surgeons 2006, 2008, 2011, 2015 Editions.
Listed in New Orleans Magazine Top Doctors August 2006, August 2007, August 2008, August 2009, August 2010, August 2011, August 2012, August 2013, August 2014, August 2015, August 2016
Listed in Louisiana Life Magazine - Best Doctors in Louisiana May 2012, Nov/Dec 2013, Nov/Dec 2016
Who's Who Among Executives and Professionals 2008-2009 "Honors Edition"
Listed in 2011 Super Doctors
In his national organization, the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, he has served on the Ambulatory Surgery Committee, Residency Relations Committee, Socioeconomic, Interspeciality & Quality Assurance Committee, as well as Graduate Fellows, and Fellowship Committees.
He presently serves on the Foundation Endowment Investment Committee, and is Chairman of the Committee for Strategic Development.
He is past Vice President for Research, Awards, and Development 2002-2006, and is currently serving as Treasurer of the Academy and Foundation.
Dr. Graham has also participated in the Academy's Domestic Violence Program donating surgical time and expertise to the victims of domestic violence.
A pioneer in leading technology, he was the first in the New Orleans area to perform endoscopic brow lifting through minimal incisions. He has authored and co-authored dozens of professional articles and book chapters and has lectured across the world for over 26 years.
In his spare time he enjoys being with his family, golf, hunting & fishing.