Dr. Boaz Lissauer, MD

Dr. Boaz Lissauer, MD

Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Boaz Lissauer, MD is a facial plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences in 1996 and specializes in facial plastic & reconstructive surgery, facial plastic surgery, and more.Read his story

1036 Park Ave # 1C

New York, NY 10028

Contact Information

(212) 717-2150

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Top Care Areas

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Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
more than 88% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
more than 87% of peers
Eyelid Spasm
more than 83% of peers

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Dr. Lissauer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lissauer "Dr. Boaz Lissauer is a board certified oculofacial plastic surgeon. He received his medical degree from The George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington D.C. and completed his internship at The Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York. Dr. Lissauer went on to residency in ophthalmology at Saint Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital/Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York and completed his first fellowship in ophthalmic pathology at The University of Wisconsin School of Medicine. He returned to New York to complete his fellowship in oculofacial plastic surgery at The Manhattan Eye, Ear, & Throat Hospital and The New York Eye & Ear Infirmary. Dr. Lissauer is an Assistant Clinical Professor at The New York University School of Medicine and an attending physician at The Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital, Lenox Hill Hospital, and The New York Eye & Ear Infirmary. Dr. Lissauer is a fellow of The American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, The American Board of Ophthalmology and a member of The New York Head and Neck Institute. Dr. Lissauer performs voluntary surgery and is on the medical advisory board of The Little Baby Face Foundation. Through this foundation he performs multi-disciplinary surgery on children with facial birth defects from all over the world."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lissauer "Dr. Boaz Lissauer is an oculoplastic surgeon dedicating his practice to the rejuvenation and reconstruction of the area surrounding the eyes and face.  An oculoplastic surgeon has dual training in both Ophthalmology and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.   Oculoplastics specialists combine the microsurgical techniques of ophthalmology with the aesthetic appreciation of plastic surgery.

We invite you to learn more about cosmetic and reconstructive oculoplastic surgery and what options may be available to youon our website at www.oculofacialNYC.com.  If you have any questions or would like to schedule a consultation please do not hesitate to contact us at 212-717-2150."

3  Specialties

  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

42  Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chronic Dacryoadenitis
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Laceration
  • Facial Trauma
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hypotropia
  • Keratitis
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Orbital Diseases
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Skin Cancer
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
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38  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Dacryoadenectomy
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Dacryocystostomy or Dacryocystotomy
  • Endoscopic Cosmetic Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facial Bone Fracture Repair
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Orbital Floor Fracture Repair
  • Orbital Surgical Procedures
  • Plastic Surgery, Facial
  • Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Lid Retraction
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Wound Repair
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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.


  • George Washington University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Mt Sinai School Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • St Luke'S Roosevelt/columbia University College P&s
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinic
    Other Education | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lissauer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lissauer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lissauer to family and friends
53 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (53)

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Dr. Lissauer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Dr. Lissauer performed upper eyelid surgery on me. Fabulous results! Had great followup care after the procedure. Before the surgery I felt thoroughly informed about what he would do. A gentleman.
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I had an excellent experience with Dr. Lissauer. He was kind, caring and reassuring. I definitely would reccommend his work.
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Dr. Lissauer performed a bilateral upper and lower lid blepharosplasty. If any surgery, including elective cosmetic surgery, could be considered a positive experience, then I would have to say this surgery was – not only because of the way I look but the way I feel. He is very professional with...more
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I cannot recommend Dr. Lissauer enough! He and his staff are friendly and professional, and the results of my surgery completely exceeded my expectations. I never thought I could have perfect-looking eyes, but Dr. Lissauer has helped me to achieve just that.
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After many years deliberating about a blepharoscopy and many visits to other well known surgeons , I immediately knew upon meeting Dr. Lissauer that he was the one. My eyes look natural and the surgery was quick and painless. I only wish he operated on more than just the eyes. He is highly...more
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