Andrew N. Kornstein MD
About the Practice
Andrew Nelson Kornstein, M.D., F.A.C.S, offers the finest in aesthetic plastic surgery for both women and men. He is comprehensively trained in all cosmetic and reconstructive procedures and certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Combining the utmost in expertise and care with discretion and a personal touch, Dr. Kornstein consults with patients at his Fifth Avenue offices, located on Manhattans famed Museum Mile. He and his capable staff will help you to make confident, well-informed decisions in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.
Dr. Kornstein specializes in all cosmetic procedures for both women and men, including liposuction, breast augmentation, breast reduction and lift, rhinoplasty, facelift, browlift, AFT (fat injections), upper and lower eyelids, cheek, chin, calf and pectoral implantation, abdominoplasty and flankplasty.
Background & Certification
American Board of Plastic Surgery
Dr. Kornstein graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Pennsylvania, where he earned a degree in Biochemical Genetics and a Distinction in Biology award. He obtained his M.D. and completed a N.I.H. fellowship in nuclear medicine and clinical cardiology at Cornell University Medical College. His residency programs in both General Surgery and Plastic Surgery as well as a fellowship in Aesthetic Plastic Surgery were completed at St. Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital Center.
Affiliations & Memberships
Dr. Kornstein serves as an attending physician at St. Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital Centers Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, where his responsibilities include teaching plastic surgery residents. He also serves as an Associate Adjunct Surgeon at New York Eye and Ear Infirmarys Department of General Plastic Surgery.
Phi Beta Kappa-May 1982. Magna Cum Laude-May 1982.
Distinction in Biology-May 1982.
N.I.H. Fellowship for nuclear medicine/clinical cardiology-1983-1984.
George S. Meister Award in Pediatrics-May 1986.
"Golden Cannula" Award for presentation of Gynecomastia Inferior Pedicle
Technique-Lipoplasty Society of North America-October 1990.
Member, Advisory Panel-Collagenesis, Inc.
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Our office carries La-Roche Posay, Biomedic and SkinCeuticals products. There is also a licensed aesthetician on staff to provide Biomedic peels and microdermabrasion.
Staff & Facilities
Dr. Kornstein prefers to perform most procedures in his own state-of-the-art facility. His surgical suite, conveniently located within the office complex, provides a safe, private and comfortable alternative to a conventional hospital setting. The Museum Mile Surgery Center is fully approved by the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities, Inc. Dr. Kornstein is also affiliated with two of New Yorks most prestigious medical centers.