John Sherman, MD, FACS

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John Sherman , MD, FACS

Board Certified Plastic Surgeon

37 Years of Experience

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Dr. John E. Sherman is a board certified plastic surgeon and has been in practice in New York City since 1980. With over 30 years of knowledge and practice, Dr. Sherman is recognized as one of New York City’s most experienced and skilled plastic surgeons.

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Procedures Performed

  •   Breast Augmentation (Implants)
  •   Breast Lift
  •   Breast Reduction
  •   Arm Lift
  •   Liposuction
  •   Thigh Lift
  •   Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty)
  •   Brow / Forehead Lift
  •   Ear Surgery (Otoplasty)
  •   Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty)
  •   Facelift (Rhytidectomy)
  •   Facial Implants
  •   Neck Lift
  •   Nose Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  •   Breast Reconstruction
  •   Cleft Lip / Palate
  •   BOTOX
  •   Collagen
  •   Cosmetic Toxins
  •   Injectable Fillers
  •   Post Bariatric Reshaping

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    About the Practice

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    John Sherman, MD, FACS

    Dr. John E. Sherman is a board certified plastic surgeon and has been in practice in New York City since 1980. With over 30 years of knowledge and practice, Dr. Sherman is recognized as one of New York City’s most experienced and skilled plastic surgeons. As a result of his expertise, Dr. Sherman is regularly consulted by patients throughout the world.

    Dr. Sherman operates in his own facility located near Central Park, directly across from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, which is fully accredited by the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities (AAAASF). Additionally, he is Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at The Weill Cornell University Medical College. Dr. Sherman operates and admits his patients to Manhattan's finest hospitals. He is an attending plastic surgeon at the following hospitals: The New York Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Medical Center, Lenox Hill Hospital, and The Greenwich Hospital, Greenwich CT.

    Surgeon Description

    Dr. Sherman, who devotes most of his New York practice to aesthetic surgery, specializes in facial rejuvenation and body contouring. An expert in liposuction, he was one of the first plastic surgeons in the United States trained to perform ultrasonic-assisted liposuction, and has performed liposuction on thousands of patients. Dr. Sherman is also highly experienced with breast augmentation and revisional breast surgery.

    Board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, Dr. Sherman is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is also a member of the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons, the American College of Surgeons and served as President of the Manhattan Council of the American College of Surgeons, representing over 1,100 surgeons. He is now Treasurer of The New York State Chapter of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Sherman attended New York Medical College and trained in General Surgery at Montefiore Hospital Medical Center and Plastic Surgery at The New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center, where he was appointed Chief Resident in plastic surgery. He also did a fellowship in reconstructive plastic surgery at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

    Dr. Sherman is the co-author of Surgery of Facial Bone Fractures, a surgical textbook used by plastic surgeons throughout the world, and has been published widely in numerous medical journals. He is frequently quoted in such magazines as Vogue, Elle, Good Housekeeping, Glamour, W, and Tatler, New York Magazine, The New York Times and has been featured on many local and national television news programs over the last 20 years of his practice.

    Dr. Sherman was inducted into the Honor Legion of the New York Police Department. This honor was given to Dr. Sherman for his response to the World Trade Center attacks, in which he was injured. The Honor Legion is among the highest honors given by the New York Police Department. Dr. Sherman is an Honorary Surgeon for the NYPD as well as Surgeon for the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), New York Field Division.

    Dr. Sherman, the father of two children, resides in New York City with his wife, Emily.

    Certifications and Accreditations

    Memberships and Affiliations
    • American Board of Plastic Surgery
    • National Board of Medical Examiners
    • Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery - Weill Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY
    • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
    • American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
    • American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons
    • American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
    • New York Regional Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
    • Fellow, New York Academy of Medicine
    • Treasurer, New York State Chapter of the American College of Surgeons (Thru June 2010)
    Recognitions and Awards
    • Honor Legion (Hon.), Police Department, City of New York
    • Surgeon, Department of Homeland Security, Drug Enforcement Administration, Field Division New York
    • Surgeon (Hon.), New York City Police Department
    • Surgeon (Hon.), New York City Fire Department

    Education and Training

    Medical
    • M.D. - New York Medical College, 1975
    Residency
    • Surgical Intern - Montefiore Hospital Medical Center, Bronx, NY, 1975-1976
    • Surgical Resident - Montefiore Hospital Medical Center, Bronx, NY, 1976-1978
    • Resident in Plastic Surgery - The New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY, 1978-1979
    • Chief Resident in Plastic Surgery - The New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY, 1979-1980
    • Fellow, Reconstructive Plastic Surgery Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center New York, New York
    Undergraduate
    • B.A. - Washington Square College, New York University, 1972
    • Fellow, Reconstructive Plastic Surgery - Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York

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