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Sevinor Center For Cosmetic Surgery, Boston

Professional Profile

Sheldon J. Sevinor, M.D.

Dr. Sevinor was named Boston's BEST PLASTIC SURGEON in The Improper Bostonian

    Sheldon J. Sevinor has dedicated himself to helping people feel better about themselves through innovative reconstructive surgery or aesthetic facial and body enhancement procedures.  Committed to his profession as a plastic surgeon, he has established a successful, highly respected Boston-based medical practice over the past thirty seven years. 

Dr. Sevinor's Mission

to give patients a new outlook by providing them a better version of themselves



    Internationally, Dr. Sevinor has been invited to teach a wide range of topics in the art and science of plastic surgery.  These lectures have included instruction on:

Dr. Sevinor has contributed articles on reconstructive and cosmetic surgery in major publications such as: The Boston Globe, The Boston Herald, Boston Magazine, USA Today, the Associated Press, Harpers Bazaar, Mademoiselle, The South China Post, The London Sunday Mirror, Woman’s Own (U. K.), and Der Spiegel (Germany).

    Media across the country frequently call on Dr. Sevinor as a trusted resource with his ease in explaining the intricacies and innovations of plastic surgery in concise, yet informative language. He has appeared on national, regional and international television programs including:

        ABC World News Tonight with Peter Jennings

        Eye on America with Dan Rather


         Discovery Health Network

        The Oprah Winfrey Show

        Good Morning America

        Inside Edition

        CNN World News

        Pro 7 T.V. (Germany)

        FOX National News

        Blitz SAT 1 (Germany)

        Sally Jesse Raphael

        Global T.V. (Brazil)


        The View


Certified by the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery, Dr. Sevinor served a four-year term on the board of the National Board of Medical Examiners. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, the Massachusetts Society of Plastic Surgery, the American Society of Liposuction Surgery and an honorary member of the European Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. Dr. Sevinor is a national trainer for Botox Cosmetic. He served on the Board of Directors of the American Cancer Society’s Massachusetts Division.

Honored to have been named to Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities while an undergraduate at Syracuse University, Dr. Sevinor earned his medical degree from the University of Alabama School of Medicine. Having served a clinical clerkship at Harvard Medical School, his internship and residency in general surgery was at Brown University-Rhode Island Hospital. He served his plastic surgery residency at the University of Florida-Jacksonville Hospitals where he was Chief Resident in Plastic Surgery.

    Heading The Sevinor Center for Cosmetic Surgery in Boston, Dr. Sevinor is affiliated with several North Shore hospitals in Massachusetts and the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, a teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School. He consults in Boston and on the North Shore.


          breast reconstruction in China,

          facial rejuvenation in Argentina,

          liposuction and body contouring in France,

          breast augmentation and reduction in Germany,

          Botox injections in Hong Kong,

          The Sevinor method for the non-surgical facelift in Italy.























Curriculum Vitae

Place of Birth:

Boston, Massachusetts



B.A. Cum Laude., Syracuse University 1964-1968

M.D., University of Alabama 1968-1972
School of Medicine

Medical Student Clinical Clerkships at Harvard Medical School's Beth Israel Hospital in General Surgery and Medical Clinical Clerkship in Psychiatry at Mass Mental Health Hospital (part of 1971-1972)


Post Graduate Training:

Straight Surgical Internship. Rhode
Island Hospital - Brown University,
Providence, Rhode Island 1972-1973

Resident in General Surgery, Rhode
Island Hospital - Brown University,
Providence, Rhode Island 1973-1975

Resident in Plastic Surgery, Jack-
sonville Hospitals Educational
Program - University of Florida,
Jacksonville, Florida 1976-1977

Chief Resident in Plastic Surgery,
Jacksonville Hospitals Educational
Program - University of Florida,
Jacksonville, Florida 1976-1977



National Board of Medical Examiners

American Board of Cosmetic Surgery


Papers and Presentations:

Sevinor, Sheldon, "Semasiology of the English Language", Syracuse University Thesis - English Honors Program, June 1968.

Sevinor, S.J. and Dempsey, H., "Organization and Role Assignment of Medical Teaching Wards" University of Alabama Medical School, June 1971.

"Treatment of Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Head and Neck with Combined Methotrexate and Irradiation "Recipient- National Institute of Health Grant to Regina Elena Institute for Cancer Research, Rome, Italy 1971.

"Quality Control and Manufacture of Silicone Gel Mammary Prosthesis" Plastic Surgery Senior Residents conference, Northwestern University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, March 1978 - Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Boca Raton, Florida, June 1978 - New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Newport, Rhode Island. Fellowship Suction Lipolysis, Paris France, 1983.

"Chemical Face Peel - Indications and Techniques";
"Medical Collagen Injections - Application and Technique", Argentina Congress of Plastic Surgery, Buenos Aires, Argentina, September 1987.

"Zyplast Collagen", Italian Society of Aesthetic Surgery, Florence, Italy, October 1987.

"Aesthetic Surgery 1990", Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, St. Raphael's Medical Center-Yale Medical School, New Haven Connecticut, April, 1990.

"The Paris Lip" and "Chemosurgery Update", The Italian Congress of Aesthetic Surgeons, Rome, Italy, March 1991.

"Plastic Surgery for the Wrong Reasons", Successful Attitudes, Vol. 9, Issue 1 Spring 1991.
Contributing Editor.