Dr. Howard T. Bellin specializes in cosmetic and plastic surgery for the face and body. He has performed more than 11,000 operations and has been featured on many national television programs (including 20/20, Oprah, MTV, CNN, and many others).
He has also been written about extensively in the national press (New York Times, Time Magazine, Cosmopolitan, People, Vogue, and many more.). All surgery is performed at his state-of-the-art operating facility in a beautiful private townhouse on New York City's Upper East Side. His staff includes highly experienced nurses, consultants and office personnel who place patient concerns above all else.
Dr. Bellin, in addition to his national media recognition, is the author of the highly regarded Dr. Bellin's Beautiful You Book which describes every known plastic surgery operation and is found in many libraries across America. His latest book, BeautyScience, shows how new techniques and technology have advanced plastic surgery and what it means for you.
Dr. Bellin has extensive surgical experience, having performed more than 4,000 rhinoplasties (nose surgeries), 2,000 breast enlargements, 1,500 liposuctions, 1,500 eyelid rejuvenations, and similarly large numbers of other procedures. He has developed several innovative techniques, especially in the areas of liposuction, breast augmentation, nasal reconstruction, and jaw enlargement.
Nose Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
Ear Surgery (Otoplasty)
Chin and Jaw Surgery
Medical School: New York Medical College (New York City)
Internship: University of California Hospital (San Francisco)
General Surgery Residency: Metropolitan Hospital (New York City)
Plastic Surgery Residency: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center (New York City)
Undergraduate Degree: Amherst College, Amherst, Massachusetts
Amerian Board of Plastic Surgery (Diplomat)
National Board of Medical Examiners (Diplomat)
American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
International Congress of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
New York Academy of Medicine (Fellow)
New York County Medical Society
New York State Medical Society
American Medical Association
Pan-American Medical Association
New York Academy of Science
American Association for the Advancement of Science
American Academy of Physician Inventors
Novamed, Inc. (Board of Directors)
Institute of Ecosystem Studies (Scientific Advisory Committee