Esteemed NYC surgeon, Dr. Paul Fondacaro, is a specialist in minimally invasive cosmetic procedures. A proud alumnus of New York University School of Medicine, he earned his MD in 1981. By 1986, he had completed his internship and residency at SUNY Downstate, even serving as the chief resident between 1985 and 1986.
Shortly after his time as an Attending Surgeon at Long Island College Hospital, Lenox Hill Hospital in Manhattan beckoned him, where he took on the role of Assistant Director of Surgery. Over the years, Dr. Fondacaro has held prestigious faculty positions, including Assistant Professor of Surgery at both New York Medical College and Cornell Medical College.
His expertise has earned him accolades in NY Magazine, Castle Connolly, and the Consumer Research Council of America. Transitioning into the cosmetic realm in 2003, he introduced cosmetic services alongside his surgical offerings. By 2007, his focus shifted exclusively to cosmetic surgery, leading to the establishment of Dr. Park Avenue in New Jersey. One of his standout contributions to the field was introducing the Smart Lipo procedure right after its FDA approval. As a testament to his proficiency, he not only became a preceptor for the Cynosure Laser Company but also trained many physicians, earning his practice the title of “Center of Excellence.