Award- Winning Baltimore Plastic Surgeon

Maakan Taghizadeh, MD


Affectionately known as “Dr. Tag”, Baltimore’s own Dr. Maakan Taghizadeh emerged as one of our community's most respected plastic surgeons. Through a combination of science, training, and artistry, Dr. Tag creates some of the most beautiful—but never overdone—transformations of the body, breasts, and face. Take a look at his selection of procedures here.

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Why Choose U Plastic?

U Plastic Surgery + Aesthetics offers customized cosmetic treatments with a unique approach—dedicating time. We focus on every aspect of your journey, ensuring you receive our undivided attention and the necessary time to achieve the desired outcomes.

Advanced Techniques

U Plastic Surgery + Aesthetics employs cutting-edge technology and partners with premier Baltimore surgery centers and hospitals, ensuring your comfort and safety at every stage of your procedure. Located in Owings Mills, our facility provides a comprehensive suite of contemporary cosmetic treatments tailored to your requirements.

Professional Excellence

Dr. Tag combines exceptional surgical and non-surgical expertise with a patient-focused approach, ensuring a superior experience, comfort during procedures, and remarkable outcomes. He prioritizes your health and satisfaction.

Outstanding care transcends qualifications and history—Dr. Tag's engaging demeanor and genuine personality provide comfort from the moment you meet him. He attentively considers your aspirations and worries, devising a personalized strategy to fulfill your aesthetic desires.

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Giving Back to Baltimore

Dr. Tag contributes to the community by teaching local medical residents and students. As an attending plastic surgeon at Saint Agnes Hospital, he plays a role in educating general surgery residents, plastic surgery residents from Johns Hopkins, and medical students.

He has initiated a microsurgical program at St. Agnes Hospital, specializing in DIEP and SGAP flaps for breast reconstruction. Additionally, he serves on the medical staff at Mercy Medical Center.

Outside the Office

Outside of work, Dr. Tag loves golfing, exercising, and cherishing moments with his family. His wife, Dr. Jessica Wertz, a former All-American gymnast at Nebraska, currently practices as a sports medicine physician with INOVA sports medicine. He loves spending time with his two kids, Taylor and Teague, as well as their family dogs, Cabo and Maui.