Dr. Gerald Imber, MD

Dr. Gerald Imber, MD

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Age 77
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Dr. Gerald Imber, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 52 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1966 and specializes in plastic surgery, plastic surgery of the hand, and more.Read his story

121A E 83rd St

New York, NY 10028

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Dr. Imber's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Imber "Dr. Imber is an internationally acclaimed plastic surgeon, recognized by US News and World Report and Castle Connolly as among the top 1% of plastic surgeons in the United States. In addition to directing his private clinic in Manhattan, Dr. Imber is on the staff of The New York-Presbyterian Hospital, and Assistant Clinical Professor at the Weill-Cornell Medical Center. Dr. Imber has written many scientific papers and several books on antiaging strategies. The most recent edition of "The Youth Corridor" will be available in an enhanced electronic version with embedded video in the spring of 2013. His interest in medical history led to the 2010 publication of "Genius on the Edge," his acclaimed biography of W.S. Halsted, the father of modern surgery. Dr. Imber is a frequent speaker and visiting professor, a consultant to numerous magazines and often appears on national television"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Imber "Dr. Imber has long taught and written about the concepts of prevention and maintenance. With a dedication to performing the least invasive procedures at an earlier point in time, he has developed and popularized many of the procedures, which provide the framework for the work of the clinic.

Dr. Imber performs the full range of cosmetic surgery procedures. He has popularized the S-Lift, and developed the Limited Incision Facelift Technique, as well as popularizing the techniques of microsuction, and a large experience with fat transfer. His techniques for eyelid surgery incorporate fat transposition, and as with all procedures, strive for the most natural result."

9  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand
  • Plastic Surgery-Head & Neck

1  Board Certifications

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

7  Conditions Treated

  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gigantomastia
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Skin Aging
  • Wrinkles

29  Procedures

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.

Education

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1966

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Imber has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Imber's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Imber to family and friends
10 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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Dr. Imber's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

So happy with my rhinoplasty, the results are so natural but yet have changed my life. Dr. Imber also suggested a fat transfer to my upper lip (instead of continuing to get filler) and the results are amazing. I have the perfect pout! The staff was super nice and accommodating!!!
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Dr Imber has hands of gold.... everything he touches, he makes beautiful. He and staff are discreet, compassionate, professional and anticipate all of your needs. I would highly recommend him for all your needs, from a little filler to a complete face lift. He will not disappoint!!
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Excellent
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Wonderful surgeon. Smart, honest and obviously very skilled. Private operating room was a huge plus.
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