Garden City, N.Y. (PRWEB) May 6, 2010
Prominent plastic surgeon Kaveh Alizadeh, MD, MSc, FACS, has been selected for inclusion in the 13th edition of “Top Doctors: New York Metro Area.”
This is Dr. Alizadeh’s first time in the authoritative Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. guide, which spotlights the top 10 percent of primary and specialty care physicians in the New York tri-state area.
“I am delighted yet humbled to be selected by my peers for inclusion in this highly-respected guide of the best doctors in the region,” said Dr. Alizadeh, who is featured in the guide’s plastic surgery section. “To be listed among this elite group of plastic surgeons truly is an exceptional honor.”
Dr. Alizadeh is president of Long Island Plastic Surgical Group, PC, the nation’s largest and longest running private academic plastic surgery practice of its kind with offices in Garden City, Manhattan, Brooklyn, West Islip, and its newest location opening this summer in Manhasset. He is a researcher, instructor, business executive and a humanitarian physician who has traveled around the world to care for victims of war and natural disasters in countries that include Afghanistan, Iraq, and his most recent mission to provide life-saving care to earthquake victims in Haiti.
Doctors listed in Castle Connolly’s top doctors series of guides are selected after peer nomination, extensive research and careful review and screening. The Castle Connolly physician-led research team reviews the medical education, training, hospital appointments, disciplinary history and more of each nominee. Doctors do not pay to be included in a Castle Connolly guide or list.
A graduate of Cornell University Medical School in New York City, he has trained at some of the most prestigious plastic surgery programs in the world, including the University of Chicago hospitals and Memorial-Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. He also holds a master’s degree from Columbia University,
Dr. Alizadeh has traveled abroad to lend his expertise to others, having received teaching and training grants for treating patients in Central and South America, the Middle East, and Asia. He has authored numerous publications and given extensive presentations on the national and international level. Dr. Alizadeh continues to study new methods in all aspects of plastic and reconstructive surgery and has won awards for his innovative techniques including the top presentation prize at the National Plastic Surgery Conference in January 2010 about his internal autogulous bra technique, NaturaBra™.
Dr. Alizadeh lives in New York City.
About Long Island Plastic Surgical Group
For more than 60 years, Long Island Plastic Surgical Group has been dedicated to providing compassionate and comprehensive care, while pioneering and performing the most advanced reconstructive and cosmetic surgical procedures. As the largest and longest running private academic plastic surgical practice in the nation, LIPSG board-certified surgeons have over 200 years combined experience as leaders and innovators in the field. The size of the practice and diversity of expertise is reflected in its nine specialty centers: Skin Care and Age Management; Non-invasive and Surgical Facial Rejuvenation; Pediatric Plastic and Craniofacial Surgery; Facial Reanimation and Peripheral Nerve Repair; Microsurgery and Hand Reconstruction; Breast and Body Cosmetic Surgery; Burns and Complex Wound Management; Breast Reconstruction Surgery; Post-Weight Loss Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery. For more information about LIPSG, visit http://www.lipsg.com.
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