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Meet Dr. Avraham

Tomer Avraham is a board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon operating in New York City and Connecticut. He has dedicated his career to advancing patient safety, comfort, and satisfaction, pursuing advanced training in reconstructive microsurgery as well as aesthetic procedures. Dr. Avraham believes in patient-centered care, taking the time to understand each person’s goals so that he can personalize their treatment experience and optimize their results. 

Dr. Avraham is an expert in breast reconstruction and is especially known for autologous reconstruction utilizing natural tissue and microsurgical techniques.  

Additionally, Dr. Avraham offers a range of surgical and non-surgical treatment options for the breasts, body, face, and skin, including breast augmentation, tummy tuck, facelift, rhinoplasty, BOTOX® Cosmetic, and dermal fillers.

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Education, Training, and Experience

Dr. Avraham received his B.S. in Biology from Tufts University, graduating with honors. He was then accepted into a competitive early-admission program to the Tufts University School of Medicine, where he completed his M.D, once again graduating with honors as a member of the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. After finishing medical school, Dr. Avraham completed his Plastic Surgery residency at the NYU Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, now known as the Hansjorg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery—widely regarded as one of the top plastic surgical training programs in the United States. Following his residency, Dr. Avraham stayed at NYU to complete a Microsurgical fellowship, where he honed his skills in natural tissue reconstruction, especially DIEP flaps.

During his clinical training, Dr. Avraham also pursued a research fellowship at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, in the lab of Dr. Babak Mehrara, going on to serve as Chief Research Fellow for the Department of Surgery.  During his time in the lab, Dr. Avraham authored many peer-reviewed publications, was awarded a grant from the Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation, and contributed to several other major grants. His research was recognized as the resident paper of the year by the Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgery. At his fellowship graduation, he was awarded the Research Fellow of the Year Award in recognition of his achievements. 

After completing his training, Dr. Avraham joined the Plastic Surgery faculty at the Mount Sinai Health System. In 2017 he joined the Yale School of Medicine, where he served as Director of Breast Reconstruction and Director of the Breast Microsurgical Reconstruction Fellowship. These posts allowed him the privilege of teaching numerous residents and fellows, and he was awarded the Dr. Deepak Narayan Teacher of the Year Award by his trainees in 2019. 

Dr. Avraham now brings his distinguished track record and passion for plastic and reconstructive surgery to his private practice in New York City. He strives to provide patients with the highest caliber of care in a compassionate and professional environment.

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
  • American Society of Reconstructive Microsurgery
  • New York Regional Society of Plastic Surgery 
  • American College of Surgeons

Publications

Dr. Avraham is passionate about the field of aesthetic and reconstructive medicine, and he regularly contributes his knowledge to peer-reviewed journals and textbooks. He is also a frequent presenter at national and international conferences. 

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“Dr. Avraham is the best of the best! highly attentive to details, a master of his craft and super professional. I totally recommend him with all my heart.”
- Itay W. -