Dr. Anastassov graduated with BA Degree in Fine Arts, followed by MD Degree and a DDS Degree, and recently completed his Executive Physician MBA degree.
Dr. Anastassov is trained in Surgery, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Plastic Surgery and Craniofacial and Base of the Skull Surgery both in the United States and Europe. His training was acquired at the following institutions:
A Fellowship in Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery (Prof. H.P.M. Freihofer), The Catholic University, St. Radboud Hospital, Nijmegen, the Netherlands, Residency at the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Montefiore Medical Centre, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York , Followed by a further Fellowship in Craniofacial and Base of Skull Surgery, at the department of Cranio-Maxillofacial and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (Prof. Dr. Dr. Dhc Ulrich Joos), Wilhelms University, Münster, Germany.
He has variety of clinical and administrative appointments including Associate Clinical Professor Maxillofacial Surgery, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Associate Director, Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, Elmhurst Hospital Centre, N.Y., Attending, Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, The Mount Sinai Hospital. New York. Consultant in Maxillofacial Surgery, Bronx VA Hospital Centre, N.Y., Attending Surgeon, Department of Otolaryngology/ Head and Neck Surgery, Beth Israel Medical Centre, New York. He also is a Visiting Professor, Department of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Wilhelm’s University, Munster, Germany.
He is the principal at Maxillofacial Surgery Services in New York City.
Editorially, Dr Anastassov is presently active as Editorial Consultant for ‘Head and Face Medicine’, ‘Graefe’s Archives for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology’, ‘Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery’, ‘The Journal of Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Radiology’, ‘Issues in Maxillofacial, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Implantology and Clinical Stomatology’ and ‘Craniomaxillofacial Trauma and Reconstruction’. He is on the Editorial Board of ‘The International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery’ and ‘Folia Medica’.
Dr. Anastassov holds 9 US & European Professional Society Memberships and is double board certified. Dr. Anastassov has published books and chapters in 3 professional textbooks as well as 46 peer-reviewed journal publications and has presented in as an invited guest lecturer on 104 national and international professional meetings.