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Steven Pearlman MD, FACS

Plastic Surgeon
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  •  MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
  • 37yrs of Experience
    37yrs of Experience
  • Average appointment wait:
    Average appointment wait: Couple of days
  • New York
    New York
  • English

More about Dr. Steven Pearlman


Dr. Pearlman is a well-known New York City facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon. He is an educator and humanitarian, in addition to having many professional accomplishments. Being dual board-certified in Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery and Head & Neck Surgery is a unique accomplishment. Dr. Pearlman offers his patients unique expertise and understanding in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the nose, face, and eyes, thanks to his extensive clinical and academic backgrounds in both fields.

New York facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Pearlman, who creates distinctive surgical and non-surgical procedures for the neck and beyond, is one of the city's most renowned and well-regarded experts in surgical and non-surgical procedures. Rhinoplasty and revision rhinoplasty are among his most renowned specialties, and he is renowned worldwide for his Cupid's Bow Lip and Pearl Lift procedures. Patients who have previously undergone other surgeons' rhinoplasties achieve more desirable-looking results after Dr. Pearlman performs revision rhinoplasty. He has the expertise and experience to return natural-looking results for excessively-enhanced noses. Other nose surgeons frequently seek his counsel.


  • Undergraduate: BA, Brandeis University

  • Medical: MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

  • Residency: General Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, 1984

  • Residency: Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, 1987

  • Residency: Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, St. Luke's/Roosevelt Hospital, 1988

Board Certifications

  • Board-certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

  • Board-certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS)

  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons (FACS)

Featured Procedures by Steven Pearlman



Rhinoplasty is an operation that is used to reshape the nose, making it more aesthetically pleasing. It can be used to reduce the size of the nose, straighten a crooked nose, or change the shape of the nose.
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A facelift is a cosmetic procedure used to restore a youthful, refreshed appearance to the face. It is typically performed under general anesthesia and involves the careful removal of excess skin and tissue.
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Steven J. Pearlman’s Journey

After earning his medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, Dr. Pearlman completed residencies in General Surgery and Otolaryngology—head and neck surgery—at Mount Sinai Medical Center. Afterward, he finished a residency in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital in New York. He's a member of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and the American College of Surgeons. The American Board of Otolaryngology and the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery have certified him. He was president of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Besides Dr. Pearlman’s work in rhinoplasty and revision rhinoplasty, Dr. Pearlman is a clinical professor at Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Surgeons, where he teaches facial aging treatments. He has been a visiting professor at universities across the world to teach these subjects. He was honored as a Castle Connolly Top Doctor for multiple years in a row. His humanitarian work includes providing pro-bono surgical services for Face to Face, the National Domestic Violence Project, and the Little Babyface Foundation, among other organizations.

Frequently asked questions

For more than thirty years, Dr. Pearlman has been practicing plastic surgery in New York City, having been certified by two boards. He is the creator of Pearlman Aesthetic Surgery.
Yes, Dr. Pearlman is Board-certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and the American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery.
Yes, certain kinds of appointments can be done virtually. It is best to call to see if your particular concern can be addressed through a virtual consultation.
Dr. Pearlman offers a wide variety of procedure to include Rhinoplasty, Facelift, Facial Skin Firming, Kybella, Microneedling, Ultherapy, Voluma, Restylane, and much more.
Pearlman Aesthetic Surgery 110 E 60th ST #908 New York, NY 10022

Other procedures by Steven Pearlman



The FDA has given their seal of approval to Kybella, a facial injection used to make double chins less noticeable. It is the only US-approved injectable treatment for cosmetic purposes.
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Microneedling is a skin rejuvenation treatment that has become increasingly popular in recent years. It involves using a device with tiny needles to create microscopic punctures in the skin.
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Ultherapy is an effective and safe non-surgical procedure for tightening the skin on the face and neck. The procedure uses focused ultrasound energy to stimulate the production of collagen, the protein that helps the skin stay firm and youthful.
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Restylane is an injectable filler that is used to reduce wrinkles, fine lines, and other signs of aging. The product is made up of a sugar-based gel that is injected beneath the skin to fill in wrinkles and add volume.
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