Neil Tanna, MD


Dr. Neil Tanna is a Double Board Certified Plastic Surgeon specializing in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the face, breast, and body. Beyond his plastic surgery clinical practice, Dr. Neil Tanna is a leader, respected educator, and prolific author. He serves as Associate Professor and Associate Program Director of Plastic Surgery at Northwell Health.

Attention to detail, appreciation of individuality, and respect for the harmony of form and function are reflected in all of Dr. Tanna s work as a plastic surgeon. He is committed to achieving safe, long lasting, and natural-looking results. With special interest in cosmetic surgery, facelift surgery, rhinoplasty, microsurgery, breast aesthetic and reconstructive surgery, Dr. Tanna is able to offer patients the full breadth of his surgical and patient care expertise. He offers a collaborative approach to patient care, while providing his patients with the highest level of quality care and an outstanding patient experience.

Dr. Tanna is among a very small group of Plastic Surgeons in the world to have completed formal training in Otolaryngology, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, and Microvascular Surgery. After completing his medical training in one of the few combined six-year accelerated track medical programs in the country, Dr. Tanna spent an additional eight years training to become a Plastic Surgeon. He completed a full Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery residency at The George Washington University. He then pursued further training and completed a second full residency in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at the prestigious University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). This was followed by a fellowship in advanced reconstructive and microvascular surgery at the Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery at New York University (NYU).

Dr. Neil Tanna is passionate about the art and science of Plastic Surgery. His work has been published in over 80 peer-reviewed articles in prestigious medical journals. He has been invited to present at over 100 national and international scientific meetings. He is an active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, and the American College of Surgeons. Among several noteworthy honors and awards, Dr. Tanna has been listed in the Castle Connolly Top Doctors, New York Times Super Doctors list, and Newsday Top Doctors list. This is 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 Plastic Surgery are selected for inclusion on these lists.

  • Languages spoken: English
  • Gender: Male
Plastic Surgery