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Professional Statement

  • The surgical practice of Jay W. Birnbaum, M.D. is distinguished by extensive experience in cosmetic surgery, breast surgery and breast reconstruction. He is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York. With 28 years of experience in cosmetic surgery Dr. Birnbaum is able to make informed decisions in regard to optimizing the results for each individual patient while minimizing surgical risks. Both Dr Birnbaum and his staff place great priority on providing professional and ethical care to the individual patient both before and after all surgery.


  • Medical School - Medical University of South Carolina
  • The Mount Sinai Hospital, Residency in General Surgery
  • The Mount Sinai Hospital, Residency in Plastic Surgery
  • L’hôpital universitaire Necker-Enfants malades, Fellowship in Craniofacial Surgery
  • City University of New York, Brooklyn College (Bachelor's)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery

Awards and Publications

  • Best Doctors in New York Castle and Connelly 1992-2014
  • Best Doctors - New York Magazine.
  • Numerous Peer Reviewed Publications.

Professional Memberships

  • Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • New York County Medical Society
  • New York State Medical Society
  • New York Regional Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • American College of Surgeons

Language Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish