Jacob Kuperstock

Jacob Kuperstock


Dr. Kuperstock is an expert in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. He completed his advanced training in a certified American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery fellowship under world-renowned surgeon, Dr. Jeffrey Spiegel, and he is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. He earned his undergraduate degree from the College of William and Mary and his Medical Doctorate (M.D.) from Stanford University School of Medicine. He then completed his internship and residency in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery at Boston University/Boston Medical Center, one of New England's busiest facial plastic and reconstructive surgery hospitals.

Prior to his move to Virginia, Dr. Kuperstock was appointed as a clinical instructor at Boston University School of Medicine. He has published peer-reviewed research articles and is also a reviewer for multiple head and neck surgery medical journals.

Dr. Kuperstock is an expert in primary and revision rhinoplasty, blepharoplasty, lip lift, face lift, neck lift, brow lift, buccal fat pad removal and scar revision, among others. In addition, due to his extensive training during both residency and fellowship, Dr. Kuperstock is one of the most experienced surgeons in Facial Feminization Surgery (FFS) and Vocal Feminization Surgery. His innovative and personalized approach is designed at giving you the highest quality results. By combining skin care, with aesthetic surgical and non-surgical options, Dr. Kuperstock can help you achieve your desired inner and outer beauty.

Schedule a consultation today to find out how Dr. Kuperstock and his team can help you. Dr. Kuperstock is excited to meet you and help guide you through your care.

List of Certifications and Affiliations

  • Board Certified (American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery)
  • Fellowship Completion – American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Member of American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Member of American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
  • Member of Virginia Society of Otolaryngology
  • Member of Medical Society of Virginia
  • Former Clinical Instructor in Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery at Boston University


Kuperstock JE, Gedik R, Horný M, Osborn T, Kindelberger D, Spiegel JH. Differences in Female and Male-to-Female Transgender Facial Skin Micro-Vessel Density. Facial Plast Surg Aesthet Med 2020. https://doi.org/10.1089/fpsam.2020.0065.

Rohlfing ML, Kuperstock JE, Friedman D, Spiegel JH. An ex vivo porcine model of the anterior glottoplasty for voice feminization surgery. Laryngoscope 2020;130:E206–12. https://doi.org/10.1002/lary.28204.

Rubin SJ, Saunders SS, Kuperstock J, Gadaleta D, Burke PA, Grillone G, et al. Quality improvement in tracheostomy care: A multidisciplinary approach to standardizing tracheostomy care to reduce complications. Am J Otolaryngol 2020;41:102376. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjoto.2019.102376.

Kuperstock JE, Horný M, Platt MP. Mobile app technology is associated with improved otolaryngology resident in-service performance. Laryngoscope 2019;129:E15–20. https://doi.org/10.1002/lary.27299.

Massenburg BB, Morrison SD, Rashidi V, Miller C, Grant DW, Crowe CS, et al. Educational Exposure to Transgender Patient Care in Otolaryngology Training. J Craniofac Surg 2018. https://doi.org/10.1097/SCS.0000000000004609.

Kuperstock JE, Pritchard N, Horný M, Xiao CC, Brook CD, Platt MP. Inhalant allergen sensitization is an independent risk factor for the development of angioedema. Am J Otolaryngol 2018;39:111–5. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjoto.2017.12.013.

Kuperstock JE, Noordzij JP. The fork in the road: A laryngeal filter airway foreign body. Am J Otolaryngol 2018;39:464–6. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjoto.2018.04.012.

Kuperstock JE, Brook CD, Ryan MW, Platt MP. Correlation between the number of allergen sensitizations and immunoglobulin E: monosensitization vs polysensitization. Int Forum Allergy Rhinol 2017;7:385–8. https://doi.org/10.1002/alr.21890.

Brook CD, Kuperstock JE, Rubin SJ, Ryan MW, Platt MP. The association of allergic sensitization with radiographic sinus opacification. Am J Rhinol Allergy 2017;31:12–5. https://doi.org/10.2500/ajra.2017.31.4394.

Platt MP, Brook CD, Kuperstock J, Krouse JH. What Role Does Allergy Play in Chronic Ear Disease and Laryngitis? Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 2016;16:76. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11882-016-0653-2.

Gupta P, Kuperstock JE, Hashmi S, Arnolde V, Gossett JM, Prodhan P, et al. Efficacy and predictors of success of noninvasive ventilation for prevention of extubation failure in critically ill children with heart disease. Pediatr Cardiol 2013;34:964–77. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00246-012-0590-3.

Safko JP, Kuperstock JE, McCullough SM, Noviello AM, Li X, Killarney JP, et al. Network formation and photoluminescence in copper(I) halide complexes with substituted piperazine ligands. Dalton Trans 2012;41:11663–74. https://doi.org/10.1039/c2dt31241g.

Kuperstock JE, Ley AN, Pike RD. Piperazinium Chlorocuprates(I). J Chem Crystallogr 2009;39:131–7. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10870-008-9442-7.