Finding Providers
loading

We found 6 plastic surgeons who accept Aetna PPO near Lake Success, NY.

Dr. Moshe Ephrat, MD
Specializes in Facial Plastic Surgery, Otolaryngology
3003 New Hyde Park Road; #409
Lake Success, NY
 

Dr. Moshe Ephrat is a physician who specializes in facial plastic surgery and otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). Clinical interests for Dr. Ephrat include throat problems, ear problems, and nose problems. Patient ratings for Dr. Ephrat average 4.5 stars out of 5. He accepts HealthSmart, Viant, and Healthfirst, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Ephrat obtained his medical school training at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and performed his residency at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Dr. Ephrat (or staff) speaks the following languages: Hebrew and Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Long Island Jewish (LIJ) Medical Center, North Shore University Hospital at Manhasset, and ENT and Allergy Associates. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

Read more

Clinical interests: Throat Problems, Ear Problems, Facial Problems, Plastic Surgery Procedures, Nose Problems

Hospitals affiliated with provider +
Dr. B Todd Schaeffer, MD
Specializes in Facial Plastic Surgery, Otolaryngology
3003 New Hyde Park Road; Suite 409
Lake Success, NY
 

Dr. B. Schaeffer is a facial plastic surgeon and ear, nose and throat specialist. In his practice, Dr. Schaeffer focuses on throat problems, ear problems, and nose problems. He has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Schaeffer is an in-network provider for POMCO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and more. Before completing his residency at Elmhurst Hospital Center, Dr. Schaeffer attended medical school at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Long Island Jewish (LIJ) Medical Center, North Shore University Hospital at Manhasset, and The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York. Dr. Schaeffer is open to new patients.

Read more

Clinical interests: Throat Problems, Ear Problems, Facial Problems, Plastic Surgery Procedures, Nose Problems

Hospitals affiliated with provider +
Dr. Joel Evan Portnoy, MD
Specializes in Facial Plastic Surgery, Otolaryngology
3003 New Hyde Park Road; Suite 409
New Hyde Park, NY
 

Dr. Joel Portnoy is a facial plastic surgeon and otolaryngologist. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. His clinical interests encompass throat problems, ear problems, and nose problems. Dr. Portnoy is affiliated with ENT and Allergy Associates. He is in-network for POMCO, HealthSmart, and Viant, as well as other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at SUNY Upstate Medical University, Dr. Portnoy performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with SUNY Upstate Medical University. He has received the distinction of New York Rising Stars.

Read more

Clinical interests: Throat Problems, Ear Problems, Nose Problems

Dr. Richard Garett Reish, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
999 Franklin Avenue
Garden City, NY
 

Dr. Richard Reish specializes in plastic surgery. After attending Harvard Medical School, he completed his residency training at Brigham and Women's Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. These areas are among Dr. Reish's clinical interests: tummy tuck (abdominoplasty), knee ligament injuries, and headache. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Healthfirst, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Reish (or staff) speaks the following languages: Mandarin, Spanish, and Armenian. He is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens, New York Methodist (NYM) Hospital, and St. Francis Hospital.

Read more

Clinical interests: Breast Augmentation, Burns, Fractures, Oral Cancer, Scar Revision, Facial Problems, Liposuction, ... (Read more)

Dr. Gary Steven Bromley, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
89-06 135 Street; Suite 5t
Richmond Hill, NY
 

Dr. Gary Bromley is a physician who specializes in plastic surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: eyelid surgery, general reconstruction, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, Healthfirst, and more. After completing medical school at Weill Cornell Medical College, Dr. Bromley performed his residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and a hospital affiliated with Weill Cornell Medical College. He is affiliated with Jamaica Hospital Medical Center.

Read more

Clinical interests: Eyelid Surgery, Dermabrasion, Botulinum Toxin Injection, Breast Augmentation, Microsurgery, Nose ... (Read more)

Dr. Jason Brian Wasserman, MD
Specializes in Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Plastic Surgery
210 - 33 26th Avenue; Ground Level
Bayside, NY
 

Dr. Jason Wasserman is a medical specialist in otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat) and head & neck plastic surgery. He speaks Spanish. In his practice, Dr. Wasserman focuses on throat problems, ear problems, and nose problems. He is professionally affiliated with ENT and Allergy Associates. Dr. Wasserman takes Health Insurance Plan of New York (HIP), POMCO, Fidelis, and more.

Read more

Clinical interests: Nose Problems, Throat Problems, Ear Problems

Conditions / Treatments

Insurance

New Patients

Medicare Patient Age

Medicare Patient Conditions

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Medicare Patient Gender

Medicare Patient Insurance Eligibility

Additional Information

Distinctions

Foreign Language

Research

Online Communication

Patient Demographic

Practice Affiliation

Certifications

Fellowship

Medical School

Residency

Specialty

Years Since Graduation

What is Plastic Surgery?

When you hear the words “plastic surgeon,” you might call to mind actresses with outlandish body proportions or aging stars with surreal facial features. Plastic surgery to alter appearance is referred to as “aesthetic” or “cosmetic” surgery. As is the case with celebrities, cosmetic surgery is often performed to change the appearance of a feature that a patient has always disliked, or to prevent changes from happening due to aging. However, cosmetic surgery can also restore appearance after an injury or illness -- when a medical condition leaves a physical mark that makes a patient look different, it can be very upsetting. Cosmetic plastic surgery gives patients more control over how they look.

But plastic surgery is about much more than changing someone's appearance. Plastic surgery is also about changing the form and function of the body, and often that means restoring what has been lost to injury or illness. A body part can lose its ability to function (meaning, for example, to move, grip, protect underlying tissues, or feel sensation) to many causes. Some common ones are burns, infections, injuries (e.g. from car accidents), illnesses (such as cancer), problems present from birth (such as cleft palate), or even scar tissue from previous surgeries. When plastic surgery is used to repair a damaged part, it is called “reconstructive surgery.” Reconstructive procedures restore the abilities of the patient so that they can use their body in as normal and healthy a way as possible.

Plastic surgeons are experts at safely moving tissue from one part of the body to another, using microsurgery techniques to reconnect the tiny blood vessels and nerves. They use these skills not only to improve appearance (cosmetic surgery), but also to repair damaged body parts (reconstructive surgery).