Aron Kressel, MD is a board certified plastic surgeon. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Plastic Surgery and a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. He is a graduate of Columbia College and Rutgers Medical School. He completed general surgery residency at St. Vincent’s Hospital in NYC followed by a residency in plastic surgery at the Mt. Sinai Hospital in NYC.
For the past 20 years, he has been the section chief of the division of plastic surgery at Metropolitan Hospital where he is involved in the care of those injured by trauma, pediatric reconstruction(cleft lip and palate) , and adult oncological (breast) reconstruction. He serves on the teaching staff of the Mt. Sinai Hospital for the education of the plastic surgery residents. He is actively involved with the education of the general surgery residents and medical students of NY Medical College.
In 2014 he was asked to join the staff of the Queens Hospital center to focus on breast reconstruction. For many years he was the co-director of the plastic surgery clinic at St. Vincent’s Hospital in NY (now closed). Presently he maintains hospital admitting and operating privileges at the Mount Sinai Hospital, Mt. Sinai Queens, Metropolitan Hospital and the Queens Hospital Center. He is a clinical assistant professor at the Mt Sinai hospital where he performs surgery and is on the teaching staff for the plastic surgery residency. He has traveled with a surgical group to Vietnam to provide care to both adults and children.
Dr. Kressel’s goal is to provide individualized personalized care to maximize each patient’s aesthetic outcome. All of Dr. Kressel’s procedures are tailored to each patient’s personal needs and goals to create a natural appearing aesthetic outcome. The goal of the practice is provide the highest standard of surgical care while providing an environment of safety and compassionate care. Dr. Kressel uses only certified operating room facilities and board certified anesthesiologists for his surgical procedures. The office is able to provide for the complete aesthetic needs of the discerning patient by combining the skill of a plastic surgeon with those of a skin care spa and medical dietician in an intimate setting.