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Dr. Cangello's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Cangello " Dr. Cangello earned a bachelor of arts from Hamilton College, one of the nation's top-ranked and most selective undergraduate institutions. He then went on to world-renowned Johns Hopkins University, earning his master of science degree from the Division of Reproductive Biology and Department of Biochemistry. He gained valuable experience while spending an additional year performing scientific research at the Johns Hopkins University's School of Medicine. During that time, he worked with, and learned from, some of the top minds in the medical research field while coauthoring several publications and abstracts. Following this invaluable training, he received his doctor of medicine from SUNY Upstate Medical University at Syracuse. Dr. Cangello completed his residency in general surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. Here, he was fully trained by surgeons who have contributed to the hospital's international reputation as a pioneer of surgical innovation and expertise. After becoming fully trained in general surgery, Dr. Cangello completed his residency in plastic and reconstructive surgery at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Plastic Surgery Philosophy: A Science—and an Art All of his life, Dr. Cangello has enjoyed a passion for both the sciences and the arts. As a student, Dr. Cangello excelled academically and received scholastic awards for sketches and paintings he created. Some of his artwork can be seen in his office. He was attracted to cosmetic surgery because of its focus not just on medical science and technical expertise, but also because of the level of artistic intuition demanded. He has mastered the ability to understand and visualize patients' needs and knows how to make necessary changes to dramatically improve the natural qualities of their features. Private Practice Dr. Cangello currently practices in New York City and has developed a reputation of excellence among his patients and his peers. Dr. Cangello is Clinical Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery at New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical College. He is an Attending Plastic Surgeon at Lenox Hill Hospital and Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital, as well as New York Downtown Hospital. Dr. Cangello teaches the art of cosmetic surgery to residents from NYU and Cornell hospitals, and fellows training in cosmetic surgery at the prestigious MEETH fellowship in New York City. He is an active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgery. He contributes to the medical field by authoring and coauthoring numerous publications and by participating in clinical trials/studies for products and devices used in the field of plastic surgery. His expert opinion on cosmetic surgery is frequently sought by many media outlets. He has been listed in the New York Times as a "Rising Star Superdoctor" in the field of plastic surgery, named "Top Doctor" by Realself, and awarded the Patient's Choice Award by OpenCare. He is committed to giving each of his patients the time and skill needed to bring about the most beautiful results. "
Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
Localized Fat Deposits
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
Breast Lift Surgery
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cosmetic Facial Surgery
Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Lift - Parts of the Body Other than Face
Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
Plastic Cosmetic Surgery
Skin and Tissue Reduction
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for New York.
No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
0 Board Actions
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Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
Johns Hopkins School Of Public Health
Medical School | Graduated 1997
Upstate Medical University/ College of Health Professions
Medical School | Graduated 2002
Lenox Hill Hospital
Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
Lenox Hill Hospital
Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
Temple University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Dr. Cangello's Reviews
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