Garden City, N.Y. (PRWEB) May 26, 2010
Vincent DiGregorio, M.D, FACS, senior surgeon and a specialist in facial, nasal and breast surgery with the Long Island Plastic Surgical Group, has been selected for inclusion in the 13th edition of “Top Doctors: New York Metro Area.”
Dr. DiGregorio, a board certfified plastic surgeon, is the group’s longest-tenured surgeon with more than 20 years of experience. He is at the forefront of surgeons using an innovative, minimally invasive facelift technique called the MACS Lift, and has achieved recognition for performing corrective rhinoplasty for patients who have already undergone the procedure yet are still seeking the appearance they desire.
Dr. DiGregorio’s inclusion 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 is truly a testament to his highly decorated career.
"Vincent DiGregorio truly deserves to be recognized among the top of the plastic surgery field," said LIPSG president, Kaveh Alizadeh, MD, MSc, FACS. "He exemplifies what we look for in all of the LIPSG surgeons – the brightest minds, incredible technical skill and the highest level of dedication to patient care."
“I am honored to be selected by my peers to be listed among the very best doctors in the area,” said Dr. DiGregorio. “To be listed among this elite group of plastic surgeons truly is an exceptional honor.”
Dr. DiGregorio received his medical degree from Albany Medical College in Albany, N.Y. After his internship at the prestigious Cleveland Clinic Hospital, he completed one year of general surgery residency at Boston University Hospital and then completed two years of general surgery residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia. Dr. DiGregorio received his advanced residency training in Plastic Surgery at Nassau County Medical Center in East Meadow.
Further, Dr. DiGregorio is chief of plastic surgery at Winthrop University Hospital and president of DayOp Center of Long Island, a freestanding ambulatory surgery center in Mineola where many patients elect to have their surgery.
Dr. DiGregorio has also served as a Major in the United States Army and is a current resident of Garden 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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