Dr. Lyle Leipziger of Great Neck has been named one of the best plastic surgeons in United States by a leading guide to the top doctors nationwide. He is listed in the latest edition of America's Top Doctors, a national guide that identifies the very best specialists throughout the United States.
According to the book s publisher, Castle Connolly, these outstanding doctors represent the top 1% in the nation. The doctors were selected after peer nomination, extensive research, and careful review and screening by a doctor-directed research team, according to Castle Connolly.
"I m very honored to be among the physicians named in this guide," said Dr. Leipziger, Chief of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at North Shore University Hospital and Long Island Jewish Medical Center.
Dr. Leipziger, whose office is on Northern Boulevard in Great Neck, received extensive training in his field and has outstanding credentials. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University with Phi Beta Kappa honors and went on to receive his medical degree from Cornell University Medical College. He completed his residency in plastic surgery at New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center. Dr. Leipziger was then awarded a fellowship in Craniofacial and Microvascular Surgery at The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions.
Dr. Leipziger is Board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and specializes in aesthetic and reconstructive surgery of the face, breast and body. In addition to his listing in "America s Top Doctors", he is consistently named in Castle Connolly s "Top Doctors: New York Metro Area" and has been listed in New York magazine s Best Doctors issue for the last 10 years.