Dr. Michael Lacqua, MD

Dr. Michael Lacqua, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
56 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Michael Lacqua, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Staten Island, NY and has been practicing for 33 years. He specializes in plastic surgery.Read his story

Michael J. Lacqua

2372 Victory Blvd

Staten Island, NY 10314
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lacqua performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
very high
more than 95% of peers
Wound Repair
very high
more than 91% of peers
Breast Diseases
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Lacqua's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Lacqua's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lacqua "Dr. Michael J. Lacqua is a Board Certified wound care physician practicing for more than 20 years. He is serving Staten Island and Brooklyn, New York area."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lacqua "Dr. Lacqua recognizes the challenges experienced by individuals whose lives are affected daily by acute or chronic wounds. He is the Medical Director of the Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Therapy at Richmond University Medical Center (an affiliate of the Mount Sinai Health Network), and a member of the Peer Review Panel of Advances in Skin and Wound Care: Journal for Prevention and Healing, the American Professional Wound Care Association, and American Academy of Wound Management.He is a skilled hand surgeon with extensive experience in a variety of hand-related injuries and maladies, such as: Carpal tunnel syndrome; ganglion cysts; trigger finger, and traumas involving broken bones, cut tendons, or slit nerves. Dr. Lacqua is a preeminent plastic-and-reconstructive surgeon, providing breast reconstruction; scar revision; post weight-loss surgical procedures; breast reduction for women and men; hand surgery, and more. Dr. Lacquas practice offers round-the-clock plastic surgery response to hand injuries and injuries requiring stitches.Treatment and surgical procedures following an accident are performed in either of Dr. Lacquas two offices (Staten Island, or Bay Ridge, Brooklyn), or at a local hospital."
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1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Lacqua does not have any board certifications listed.

24  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Leg Ulcer
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Cancer
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Trigger Finger

26  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • 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
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Gynecomastia Repair
  • Hand Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Liposuction
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Repair of Pigmentation Defect
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 4/29/2014
    Amount or Range: Average
    Nature of Complaint: County of event: Kings County, NY
    State: 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 School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Nassau University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Staten Island University Hospital - North
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Missouri - Kansas City, Rockhill Rd.
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Lacqua has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Lacqua has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lacqua's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lacqua to family and friends
40 total reviews (33 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Lacqua'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 (33)

Dr. Lacqua is not only an amazing gifted surgeon that does top- notch work, but he is also kind and respectful as well. I would absolutely recommend anyone looking for a quality medical experience to consider his services.
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I've been coming to Dr. Michael Lacqua for years now and I can't speak highly enough of him. He is truly amazing at what he does, and always takes time to listen to my concerns and explain things thoroughly. I have never felt rushed by him, and my experience has always been a positive one. The...more
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Doctor Lacqua performed a simple in office operation that went successfully and painlessly.
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i have great faith in him
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being that is a traumatic experience he made me very calm and and confident and very happy with results
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