Robert Thomas Grant, MD
Dr Grant is the former Chief of Plastic Surgery for the combined Divisions of Plastic Surgery at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center and NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, serving in that position from 2006 until 2021. Board-certified in general surgery and plastic surgery, Dr. Grant is a member of the American Association of Plastic Surgeons (AAPS), the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) and the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). Dr. Grant has been named by both Castle Connolly and US News & World Report is one of the "Best Doctors in America" multiple times.
After receiving his MD degree from Albany Medical College, Dr. Grant chose to specialize in plastic surgery and completed his general surgery and plastic surgery residencies at New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center.
Dr. Grant's outstanding work and commitment to plastic and reconstructive surgery has resulted in leadership positions at North Shore University Hospital, NYU School of Medicine and New York-Presbyterian Hospital/ Columbia University Medical Center and Weill Cornell Medical Center. He is also Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and an Adjunct Associate Professor of Surgery (Plastic Surgery) at Weill Medical College of Cornell University.
Dr. Grant's expertise has made him a sought-after expert not only for local and national radio and television appearances but also magazine and newspaper articles and interviews. He is included in the annual Castle-Connolly Guide of America's Cosmetic Surgeons and Dentists and has been named to New York Magazine's list of Best Doctors in New York.
"Plastic surgery is about quality of life," says Dr. Grant, "and about a woman's overall health and well-being. I partner with each and every one of my patients to identify and reach that balance of inner and outer beauty that is theirs and theirs alone, and to maintain that balance through every life stage."
Dr. Grant is an active member of many professional societies and participates in committees on many of those, including: Association of Academic Chairmen of Plastic Surgery American College of Surgeons American Society of Plastic Surgeons American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery New York Academy of Medicine New York Regional Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons New York Head and Neck Society New York Surgical Society, Inc. American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Glenn H. Leak Memorial Fellowship
American Cancer Society Alden March Award
Proficiency in Surgery, Albany Medical College Public Service Scholar
NYU Wagner School of Public Service