Dr. Alain Polynice, MD

Dr. Alain Polynice, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Alain Polynice, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Latham, NY and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Catholic University of Mother And Maestra (Pucmm) / Faculty of Health Science in 1989 and specializes in plastic surgery and breast reconstruction surgery.

1072 Troy Schenectady Rd

Latham, NY 12110

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Care Credit
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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more than 35% of peers
Skin and Tissue Reduction
more than 18% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
more than 16% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

24  Conditions Treated

24  Procedures

  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Buttock Lift
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Liposuction
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Post Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Ces University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Catholic University of Mother And Maestra (Pucmm) / Faculty of Health Science
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Paul Sabatier / U.F.R. of Medicine Toulouse-Rangeuil
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Harlem Hosp/Columbia University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • North Shore U Hosp-Cornell U Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Mayo Clinic/Mayo Grad Sch of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • New York Hospital-Cornell University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Polynice has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Polynice's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Polynice to family and friends
22 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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Dr. Polynice's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

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  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

I most likely will be returning to Dr. Polynice for other services. Dr. Polynice recently performed surgery on me including a back (bra) lift, liposuction of the abdominal area and body contouring, a correction of my abdominoplasty scar and fat added to my buttocks. I am very happy with the...more
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I am so very happy with the results of my brachioplasty! Dr. Polynice and his staff made me feel so welcome and at ease with my decision to fix my arms. He answered every question and concern I had.
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I love the work Dr. Polynice and his staff does. I had a tummy tuck 8 years ago and last Spring I had some liposuction done to my flanks and back. Everyone is very professional, kind and caring.
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I had a tummy tuck and breast lift with Dr. Polynice and could not be more thrilled with the results. From the first consultation through the healing process Dr. Polynice and the entire staff at the Williams Center were amazing. I did my research and had several other consultations, I have no doubt...more
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The best word to describe Dr. Polynice is "ARTIST." He did an impeccable job in a complicated situation. My breasts were a mess from previous surgeries; I thought they were a lost cause. When I met Dr. P, I knew there would be one of two reactions within seconds: he'd either look at them and shake...more
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