Howard Krein is a plastic surgeon by profession. He is a part of an exclusive group of physicians with double doctorate degrees and double board certified in Facial plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Dr. Krein won a title as Fellow of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in 2012. He earned MD from Thomas Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia and Ph.D. in Cell & Developmental Biology from UMDNJ and Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.
He completed internships in both Emergency Medicine and General Surgery and Otolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. While there, he was chosen for American Academy of Facial and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery-sponsored highly competitive & specialized Fellowship in Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at Virginia Commonwealth University. Then, his entire experience focused on the cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of head, face, and neck. He got to hone his skills in latest techniques in aging face, rhinoplasty, cosmetic surgery and facial reconstruction there.
A New Jersey native, Dr. Krein is a Board Certified, Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. As he specializes only face, head and neck surgery, patients can expect expertise from him. He treats all ages from newborns to adults. At Jefferson University, he has also been considered as an outstanding lecturer and is routinely giving lectures about many of the details of facial plastic surgery to medical students, other physicians, and residents.
More to his busy surgical practice, he has been involved in numerous humanitarian causes. He is passionate about helping others who have facial defects. He is one of the two surgeons to spend a week twice a year in Belize helping those children with facial deformities under International Hospital for Children.
We are quite sure that Howard is currently running on his late forties but no details of his personal life have been disclosed yet. Being the best plastic surgeon in Philadelphia, his career graph is well-illustrated to public, but only specific details of his private life have been revealed. How much we do know about his personal life is, he has been married to former US Vice President Joe Biden’s only daughter, Ashley Biden since 2012. The happily married couple reside in Philadelphia.