In the Media

At Ambay Plastic Surgery, we believe that education is key.

We aim to educate each of our clients about our different surgical procedures so they can make the best decisions for their bodies. But our education is not eclipsed by our office walls. We reach people countrywide to share our expertise about plastic surgery and empower each person to make the most beneficial choices for his/her needs.

Dr. Ambay has taught over 700 lectures and written numerous award-winning research papers over the last several years. Because of his unmatched knowledge and garnished respect in the plastic surgery community, Dr. Ambay is regularly called on by many media outlets to offer his professional insights into various issues concerning plastic surgery or the ongoing safety and privacy of patients.

The following selected clips are some of the news items featuring Dr. Ambay:


Dr. Ambay is shown below with one of his breast reconstruction patients in the Fall 2016 issue of Inspired Tampa Bay. In this local health and wellness magazine his patient, Michelle Hall, speaks about her journey through gene mutations, disease and cancer. Click the article below (Pages 4-5) to read about the tough decisions shes had to make and how Dr. Ambay was able to restore her hope and confidence.

Breast Reconstruction


Dr. Ambay is featured on Fox 13 news with one of his patients. In this segment his patient describes her battle with the genetic mutation known as BRCA2, Ehlers-Danlofs Syndrome, a double mastectomy, the removal of her ovaries and a failed breast reconstruction. Click below to see how Dr. Ambay was able to give his patient a new hope by creating breasts using the tissue and fat from the stomach. This is a new innovative procedure known as the DIEP flap.


During Dr. Raj Ambay’s interview on “That Business Show with Jamie Meloni”, he shares stories from his military service and the challenges of being a field surgeon in the US Army. He discusses how being deployed helps him refocus on the things important in life; family. Watch the full interview below (Starts at 18:12)


Dr. Raj Ambay is a man of many uniforms. During halftime at the Tampa Bay Lightning game vs Chicago Blackhawks, Dr. Ambay was surprised to hear the announcer mention his name. The jumbo-tron displayed a tribute to his military service in Iraq and Afghanistan as well as his volunteered time for cancer survivors in need of specialized reconstruction. The standing ovation from 20,000 people and the outpour of support that followed are moments that Dr. Ambay will always remember.

Dr. Ambay wants to share this special moment with you — Watch the video below!


Ambay ArticleIn an article written for Plastic Surgery Practice, Dr. Ambay discusses the benefits of using shaped implants in Breast Reconstruction cases. He describes how the growing popularity of using shaped implants instead of round implants has made Breast Reconstruction more appealing to women undergoing a mastectomy. To read the full article and learn more about both the emotional and physical benefits of using shaped implants for Breast Reconstruction cases click here.


In this clip from ABC News, Dr. Ambay is a featured expert, discussing how he uses state-of-the-art technology to keep his patients and their families up-to-date and informed.