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Professional Statement:

  • Dr. Zuckerman is a leading board-certified plastic surgeon in the New York City and Westchester. For the last 10 years, he has dedicated his career to offering outstanding patient care in plastic and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Zuckerman is an active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He has been selected by his peers as a New York Times SuperDoctor three years in a row, recognizing him as one of the best plastic surgeons in New York. Dr. Zuckerman is regularly quoted and interviewed in the media including the television show "The Doctors", ABC, CBS, The Wall Street Journal & more.
  • Dr. Zuckerman performs a wide range of cosmetic surgical procedures, including facial rejuvenation, rhinoplasty, breast augmentation, abdominoplasty, and body contouring. He has expertise in the most cutting edge methods of non-invasive facial rejuvenation, including Botox® Cosmetic, injectable fillers, and laser skin resurfacing.
  • Dr. Zuckerman trained at Brown University as a resident in general surgery and plastic surgery, serving as chief resident in his final year. He then went on to complete a fellowship at New York University in the Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, under renowned surgeon Dr. David T.W. Chiu. He graduated first in his class at Chicago Medical School for his M.D. and was awarded the Board of Trustees Award for Scholarship. Dr. Zuckerman also holds a Master of Science in Applied Physiology and obtained his Bachelor’s degree with distinction in Chemistry and English from Amherst College.
  • Dr. Zuckerman has garnered numerous professional accolades including being named a SuperDoctors Rising Star in The New York Times three years running (2014-2016). He receives perfect ratings (5 stars) from patients on all healthcare review sites and has received several patient-care related awards including the Vitals.com Patients' Choice Award for ranking in the top 5% nation-wide of reviewed doctors across all specialties and being selected as a RealSelf Top Doctor. He receives perfect ratings (5 stars) on all healthcare review sites and has received several patient-care related awards. Dr. Zuckerman has appeared on The Doctors TV show, ABC, Fox 5, CBS, News 12 and more. Dr. Zuckerman is also actively involved in training the next generation of young plastic surgeons and teaches aesthetic surgery to the residents and fellows at Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital.
  • Dr. Zuckerman's practice is part of Schweiger Dermatology Group, and his offices are located in Manhattan and Westchester.
  • He has been noted by his peers throughout his career for possessing an unusually high level of technical surgical skill, leading to a very low surgical complication rate and better patient outcomes. His patients are drawn to his philosophy of a natural, non-operated look and to his personalized, discreet, and compassionate plastic surgical care. Most of Dr. Zuckerman’s patients stay with him beyond their initial procedure.

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Patient Reviews and Recommendations for Dr. Joshua D. Zuckerman, MD, FACS

Very nice Doctor would highly recommend!
He was great and very detailed with his work.
Doctor Zuckerman was the best doctor I have encountered in Manhattan!


  • Medical School - Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
  • Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Master’s in Applied Physiology
  • Brown University, Residency in General Surgery
  • Brown University, Residency in Plastic Surgery
  • New York University Elaine A. and Kenneth G. Langone Medical Center, Fellowship in Hand Surgery
  • Amherst College (Bachelor’s)

Professional Memberships

  • American Association for Hand Surgery
  • Nassau Surgical Society
  • Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society

Awards and Publications

  • Board of Trustee Award for Scholarship -Chicago Medical School
  • Hasbro Children's Hospital Bright Lights Award Nominee -Hasbro Children's Hospital
  • Alpha Omega Alpha - Chicago Medical School
  • American Society of Clinical Pathologists Award for Academic Excellence and Achievement - Chicago Medical School

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • Surgery of the Hand (Plastic Surgery)

Language Spoken

  • English