Anita Sethna, MD

Anita  Sethna, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery 

Dr. Sethna understands that facial plastic and reconstructive surgery demand a marriage of science and artistry, and she enjoys using precision, skill, and vision to make her patients’ dreams reality. Dr. Sethna’s meticulous attention to detail and her passion for maintaining a natural look ensure optimum results for her patients.

A dedicated teacher, Dr. Sethna is devoted to assisting residents in facial trauma or reconstructive cases at Grady Hospital. She relishes the opportunity to educate residents and medical students in all aspects of patient care. Dr. Sethna has a strong interest in several areas of facial plastic surgery research and has presented at national meetings on the importance of resident and fellow education in rhinoplasty techniques and adjunctive measures to decrease discomfort during cosmetic procedures.

Specialties:

Facial Plastic Surgery
Plastic Surgery
Otolaryngology (Board certified since 2010)

Areas of Clinical Interest:

cosmetic surgery, dermatologic surgery, facial plastic surgery, facial rejuvenation, facial surgery, eyelid rejuvenation, chemical peel, collagen injections, cleft lip, aesthetics, botox, hair removal, lip augmentation, liposuction, laser therapy, Intense Pulsed Light Therapy, nasal surgery (rhinoplasty), otoplasty, microdermabrasion, Mohs procedure, skin cancer, skin care programs, soft tissue implants, sclerotherapy, scar revision

Education:

Medical SchoolEmory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

InternshipEmory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

ResidencyEmory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

Organizational Memberships:

Atlanta Women’s Medical Association, 2010-Present

American Medical Association, 2004-Present

American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 2004-Present

American Academy of Otolaryngology, 2004-Present

Medical Association of Atlanta, 2010-Present

Major or Recent Publications:

Georgia Society of Otolaryngology, Orlando, FL, “Use of Irradiated Homologous Costal Cartilage Grafts in Rhinoplasty” and “A Review of Ectropion Repair Techniques”, July 2012

American Academy of Dermatology, New Orleans, Sethna, Anita, MD, Michael Godin, MD; “Botox Adjuvant Treatments”, February, 2011

AAFPRS, Sethna, Anita, MD, Michael Godin, MD; “Closed Techniques for the Open Rhinoplasty Generation”, Fall 2010

AAO-HNS, “GM-CSF Amplifies Fibrosis in an Experimental Model of Tracheal Stenosis”, PI: Dr. D. Guidot, Emory University School of Medicine Fall 2008

Georgia Society of Otolaryngology Atlanta, GA, “Congenital Laryngeal Webs and Velocardiofacial Syndrome”, Anita Sethna, MD, Steven Sobol, MD, Emory University Dept of Otolaryngology 2005

Awards:

Administrative Chief Resident
Department of Otolaryngology, 2008-2009


Presidents Scholarship
Georgia Institute of Technology, 2000

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