New York, New York (PRWEB) August 14, 2015
The Mount Sinai Doctors New York Group for Plastic Surgery is proud to announce the appointments of their new members Alice S. Yao, M.D. and Tomer Avraham, M.D. to the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in the Department of Surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
Dr. Yao received her undergraduate degree in Biology with a minor in Chemistry from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and went on to earn a Doctor of Medicine from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. She completed her residency in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and continued to receive fellowship training in Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.
Specializing in microsurgery and complex reconstruction surgery, Dr. Yao has received advanced training in plastic surgery technology such as minimally invasive robotic muscle harvest for breast reconstruction and computer-assisted design and modeling for head and neck surgery. Her passion and expertise will be a boon to our patients so that they can continue to receive exquisite care from the most talented practitioners today.
Dr. Avraham attended Tufts University and earned his undergraduate degree in Biology with a minor in History and subsequently received his medical degree from the Tufts University School of Medicine. He has extensive hands-on and residency training in the Department of General Surgery and at the Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, at NYU Langone Medical Center.
At the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Dr. Avraham completed a three-year basic science Research Fellowship during which he secured ample grant funding and authored nearly twenty publications with an impressive track record of published clinical research and presentations at many national meetings.
Dr. Avraham also completed specialized training for a Microsurgery Fellowship at NYU Langone Medical Center’s Institute of Reconstructive and Plastic Surgery and specializes in microsurgical and implant based breast reconstruction, head and neck reconstruction, microsurgical techniques, abdominal and check wall reconstruction, body contouring and aesthetic surgery.
About The Mount Sinai Doctors New York Group for Plastic Surgery:
The Mount Sinai Doctors New York Group for Plastic Surgery has proudly served the New York area since 1981. Our team of highly qualified plastic surgeons offers both aesthetic cosmetic surgery and reconstructive surgery with an impressive combination of extensive training, experience, as well as a wide range of specialties. From breast surgery, to body contouring, to facial surgery, to reconstructive procedures, the New York Group hosts a group of talented individuals dedicated to providing unparalleled care and results.
For more information visit http://www.nygplasticsurgery.com/