Meet Plastic Surgeon Dr. Oren Lerman
Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Oren Lerman has earned a reputation in Manhattan, NYC, and surrounding areas for delivering results that truly improve his patients’ lives. Dr. Lerman unites innovative, precise surgical techniques with a compassionate, personal touch. A recognized leader in breast reconstruction and cosmetic procedures of the face, breast, and body, Dr. Lerman is the director of breast reconstruction at Lenox Hill Hospital's Institute for Comprehensive Breast Care. He is an attending physician at Lenox Hill and Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital Department of Plastic Surgery and Director of the Breast Aesthetic and Reconstructive Fellowship where he oversees the training of future surgeons. Find out for yourself why so many patients have placed their trust in Dr. Lerman by scheduling a consultation today.
Expertise in Breast Reconstruction
Dr. Lerman's approach to breast reconstruction relies on the aesthetic values of cosmetic surgery while using the most advanced reconstructive techniques available. He is highly experienced in microvascular and perforator flap surgery, such as the DIEP flap, PAP flap and GAP flap as well as all types of breast implant reconstruction. By offering his patients all options, Dr. Lerman can successfully restore a patient's form, beauty and confidence. His main goal for any breast reconstruction is to make his patients feel whole again. Ultimately, breast reconstruction should allow a woman to feel confident with how she looks and feels. It is crucial for woman to be able to choose the reconstructive option that is right for them and only by offering all of the options can a woman be able to make an informed decision.
Dr. Lerman works closely with a multidisciplinary team at Lenox Hill Hospital’s Institute for Comprehensive Breast Care to offer an impressive spectrum of procedures:
- Nipple-sparing mastectomy
- Natural tissue (autologous) reconstruction
- Single-stage breast implant reconstruction
- Preventative mastectomy
- Gummy bear (form stable) silicone implant reconstruction
- Breast-conserving (oncoplastic) surgery
- DIEP flap, PAP flap, GAP flap, and all other types of perforator flap techniques
Dr. Lerman is highly trained in aesthetic surgery of the face, breast and body. He strives to bring together the most advanced techniques to deliver results that meet each patient’s unique goals. Whether performing a facelift, breast augmentation, or tummy tuck his goal is to recommend a procedure that complements your features, allowing your natural beauty to shine through. Some of the many procedures he offers include:
- Blepheroplasty (Eye Lid Surgery)
- Otoplasty (Ear Pinning)
- Breast Augmentation
- Breast Lift
- Breast Reduction
- Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck)
- Liposuction (Body Contouring)
- Non-Invasive Facial Rejuvenation (Botox, Fillers, Juvaderm)
Background & Training
Dr. Lerman completed his residency in general surgery and then plastic surgery at the prestigious Institute for Reconstructive Plastic Surgery at NYU Medical Center. He received his cosmetic surgery training at the Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat Hospital on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. To complete his advanced training, he underwent an additional surgical fellowship in Microvascular Surgery and Breast Reconstruction at the University of Pennsylvania.
Since 2001, Dr. Lerman has authored over 40 original articles, abstracts, and book chapters. He also lectures regularly on plastic and reconstructive surgery, trains residents and medical students, and has operating privileges at numerous hospitals in Manhattan and the New York metropolitan area. He is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and is the President Elect of the New York Regional Society of Plastic Surgeons. He also has numerous memberships at national organizations including the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery.
Dr. Lerman has been named to Castle Connolly Top Doctors 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017, a prestigious honor that is reserved for the top percentage of practitioners that are true standouts in their field and nominated by their peers. Only the very best doctors in their specialties and communities are selected for inclusion in this organization. Dr. Lerman is also as a Super Doctors® 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 lists, as seen in The New York Times Magazine for the fourth year in a row and has been named in New York Magazine's "Best Doctors" list for 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020. He is honored to be a part of this wonderful distinction again.
Contact Dr. Lerman Today
What Dr. Lerman's resume cannot detail is his deep personal commitment to providing the highest level of care. Listening to patients' video testimonials, you will repeatedly hear them describe Dr. Lerman as “kind,” “caring,” and “compassionate.” Dr. Lerman takes the time to truly listen to each patient, thoroughly explain all their treatment options, and ensure that they are comfortable and informed throughout every stage of care. Contact our office and schedule a consultation with Dr. Lerman today.