Dr. Steven L. Shoen, MD

Dr. Steven L. Shoen, MD

Plastic Surgery | Male | 56 years old

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The offices at Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Associates provide comprehensive Plastic Surgery care to treat both cosmetic and reconstructive problems. Our office also offers complete care for all Hand and Upper Extremity Disorders. Dr. Steven Shoen is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon with over twenty years of experience in his field. Our office staff has been carefully selected to provide a pleasant, friendly, and caring environment. Patients are seen at two office locations, one in the Edison - Metuchen area, and a second in Monroe Township. In our office procedure room a variety of operations are performed using local anesthesia, such as scar revisions, filler or Botox injections,cosmetic eyelid surgery, removal of benign growths and skin cancer removal. Complex Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery is performed at Robert Wood Johnson Medical Center, Saint Peters University hospital, or one of the local surgery centers.Read more

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Dr. Steven Shoen graduated with Honors from New York's Albert Einstein College of Medicine in 1985. He was offered residencies...Read more

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Dr. Steven Shoen graduated with Honors from New York's Albert Einstein College of Medicine in 1985. He was offered residencies at Einstein's hospitals in General Surgery and Plastic Surgery which he completed in 1992. During his Plastic Surgery training Dr. Shoen was mentored by several renowned Cosmetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgeons of the New York area. At graduation from his Plastic Surgery Residency Program Dr. Shoen was given the Resident of the Year award by the Department of Plastic Surgery. To further his training Dr. Shoen completed a fellowship year at Harvard Medical School's Beth Israel Hospital and Deacones Hospital under the guidance of Dr. Joseph Upton, a nationally renowned plastic surgeon.

Following his fellowship year Dr. Shoen accepted an academic position at Stonybrook Medical School in New York. At Stonybrook he maintained a busy Plastic Surgery practice performing an array of cosmetic and reconstructive procedures. His academic reponsibilities included lecturing to medical students, as well as mentoring residents and fellows in the operating room.

In 2000 Dr. Shoen and his family relocated to Central New Jersey where he started his existing Plastic Surgery practice. The practice is maintained at two office locations, one in the Metuchen-Edison region and a second in Monroe Township. Dr. Shoen's office concentrates on  Cosmetic procedures, as well as a multitude of reconstructive cancer and trauma techniques. Dr. Shoen has built a large cosmetic and reconstructive breast surgery practice. He is a participant at the Breast Cancer Centers at Saint Peters University Hospital and Robert Wood Johnson Hospital. Dr. Shoen is one of the chief reconstructive surgeons at the Cancer Institute of New Jersey's Melanoma/Sarcoma Service where he performs all types of reconstruction following tumor removal.He is also active in the Plastic Surgery subspecialty of Hand Surgery, treating an array of Hand Surgery disorders. Dr. Shoen is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School/ Rutgers University. He mentors plastic surgery residents as well as medical students teaching principles and techniques in Plastic Surgery. Dr. Shoen regularly lectures at several area hospitals, and is the author of  book chapters as well as several articles in his specialty.  He has been elected to Castle Connolly Top Doctors, as well as New Jersey Top Docs on multiple occasions.

Dr. Shoen's Care Philosophy

The offices at Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Associates provide comprehensive Plastic Surgery care to treat both cosmetic and reconstructive problems.  Our office also offers complete care for all Hand and Upper Extremity Disorders.  Dr. Steven Shoen is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon with over twenty years of experience in his field.  Our office staff has been carefully selected to provide  a pleasant, friendly, and caring environment.  Patients are seen at two office locations, one in the Edison - Metuchen area, and a second in Monroe Township.  In our office procedure room a variety of operations are performed using local anesthesia, such as scar revisions, filler or Botox injections,cosmetic eyelid surgery, removal of benign growths and skin cancer removal.  Complex Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery is performed at Robert Wood Johnson Medical Center, Saint Peters University hospital, or one of the local surgery centers.  

Dr. Shoen's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

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  •  Specializes in Plastic Surgery
  •  Board certified in Hand Surgery and Plastic Surgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
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  •  No board actions found

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    • Elected to AOA Medical Honor Society, 1984
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  • Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Absent Breasts and Nipples
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Complex Fractures
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Large Breasts
  • Limb Pain
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nerve Injury
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rhinophyma
  • Rib Fracture
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spine Disorders
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Disorders

Education

  • Medical School
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University

    Graduated in 1985

  • Internship Hospital
    Montefiore Med Ctr/einstein College Med

    Completed in 1986

  • Residency Hospital
    Montefiore Med Ctr/einstein College Med

    Completed in 1990

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Beth Israel Hosp, Harvard Medical School

    Completed in 1993

  • Undergraduate School
    Yeshiva University

    Graduated in 1981

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand

Procedures Performed

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Arm Surgery
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Congenital Hand Surgery
  • Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Reconstruction
  • Neuroplasty
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Orbital Floor Fracture Repair
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist Replacement