Yael Halaas, MD
120 East 56th Street, Suite 800
New York, NY 10022 Get a Free Consultation
About Yael Halaas, MD
Yael Halaas, MD practices in New York as a Facial Plastic Surgeon, board certified by American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and American Board of Otolaryngology. Dr. Halaas was invited to join RealSelf in 2008, and has achieved "Distinguished Member" status. The doctor has 12 years of experience providing cosmetic and aesthetic medical services, and is a member of American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS). Dr. Halaas has hospital affiliations at Lenox Hill Hospital.
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Posted by mruthman
Dr. Halaas has an amazing aesthetic eye and is the most caring surgeon. She listens to what you want and has excellent recommendations. I met with her and really did not know what I needed. She recommended a rhinoplasty to refine my nose and a blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery) to take away the heaviness of my eyelids. It was the greatest thing I ever did. The improvement is amazing--it is still me, but just much better. My confidence level has soared and I feel much better about myself. Her staff is great-they really care and take the time to explain everything to you and hold your hand throughout the entire experience. They also can make arrangements to stay with you post procedure. I would recommend Dr. Halaas to anyone I know and I would definitely go back to her for any of my cosmetic needs. She also does a fabulous job with injectables-- I have had Botox and Juvederm from her and she really has a great technique and knows the artistry of it all. She is an honest and ethical doctor and she speaks from the heart and with great knowledge, skill and experience.
Posted by Bari
*With any cosmetic proceedure you must pay before or the day of. Dr.Halaas and staff are very attentive to your needs and I having been going to her for 6yrs. She is truly the best.
Posted by sds33
Dr. Yael Halaas is an excellent plastic surgeon who educates you on the procedures with time, patience and real care. NYC has many choices in MD's, and she is at the top of her field. her office staff is extremely competent and organized. I highly recommend Dr. Halaas to men and women who want nothing but the best.
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Posted by satyrsnight
I suffer from Facial Lipodystrophy Syndrome.... and she brought me through the treatments with flying colors
Posted by manhattangidge
Dr. Halaas has a fantastic bedside manner and is patient, thorough and caring. She always takes her time and makes me look refreshed and youthful without looking unnatural or puffy. She has a unique knack for subtle improvements so I always leave looking like a refreshed younger ME. One of the reasons I chose her for my doctor is that she looks natural and beautiful herself. Some of the other docs I saw looked like they had taken FULL advantage of having access to all those fillers. It's smart advertising for a doctor to keep herself looking vibrant and youthful without overdoing it. She has never once made me feel pressured to have any certain procedure done. She always gives me all of my options and answers all of my questions (and I always have lots of them) so I can decide what's best for me. I've been to other doctors before seeing Dr. Halaas, but none of them made me as comfortable and confident as I am now. I have had only great experiences with her and her staff and I look forward to more.
Posted by ddholubiak
I have known Dr. Halaas for at least ten years. She was practicing In New Jersey. Dr. Halaas is a great, skilled plastic surgeon who immediately put me at ease. The staff is kind and reassuring with excellent follow-up. I couldn't be happier.
Posted by rg121279
I saw Dr. Halaas today and was so impressed by how personable and friendly she was ( and her staff). She made me feel so comfortable and she spent time looking at my face and weighing my options. She decided to dissolve some overfilled juvaderm done by a different doctor and 4 hours later it's already looking better. Will be going to her for injections from now on!!
Posted by ChrisA
Online google. Dr. Halaas is a dream come true for us who are concerned about hair loss, and her staff are like angles. I had absolutely nothing to worry about as they all are very nurturing and conscientious. They gave me the best advice as to how to go about the procedure as a patient during surgery. This was my first time seeing Dr Halaas, and my first impression upon meeting her for a consultation was that she is very down to earth, caring, a great listener and very interested in my concerns. She explained to me exactly what my options were, what to expect; she made sure she answered all my questions. As a guy concerned about my hair because of the line of work I am in and generally wanted to look my age, she made me feel very comfortable and completely at ease. Her staff impressed me by how experienced they were. They made the experience very relaxing and comfortable and made sure I got home ok. It was like I had my family members taking care of me. I am extremely grateful for that, it's hard to find an ideal situation like that with a doctor and her staff. She is by far the best experience I've ever had with any doctor. I had one hair procedure before with another doctor but I chose Dr. Halaas for my second because she made me feel at ease, she is the best and had great reviews. I took a chance and I'm extremely glad I did with her because she made my hair look natural and as awesome as it did as a teenager. She's a dream and my results are also a dream. I am extremely grateful to her and her staff. I wholeheartedly recommend her. If you are a male looking for a hair surgeon and reading this, you HAVE FOUND your doctor. You will be happy you consulted her!
Posted by joanneceraso
Referral from a friend. No one could ask for a better doctor! I love the results of my botox and I was so nervous to start down this path. Dr. Halaas is very caring and compassionate to the needs of her patients and she spends a lot of time with you to ensure you are comfortable with the procedures. Also, Dr. Halaas has a great patient coordinator who is extremely knowledgeable. The patient coordinator was able to explain the different procedures and how I would benefit from each of them. Perhaps the best part is that she is reasonably priced. BTW, her office is impeccably clean and her staff is knowledgeable, professional and courteous. I highly recommend Dr. Yael Halaas.
Posted by Linda de Suza
I was refer to Dr.Yael by my family doctor ,(that had a face lift done by Dr.Yael ,the result was amazing!). Once I met her ,I knew she was the one ! She took the time to answer all my questions,was very caring and professional. Great staff ,lovely office . Most of my friends made the switch to Dr.Yael .Why ? Because ,I am the living proof of a job well done !
Posted by Vinny02
Dr. Halaas took the time to explain in detail how the procedures would be completed and the type of expectations I should assume. Colleagues of mine have used other facial plastic surgeons that have allowed them to over reach thereby giving them too much of an artificial expression. The team of professionals at Dr. Halaas' office had a full understanding of my surgeries and guided me through the recuperation process. Together they have exceeded my expectations and I cannot say enough good things about them.
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Education / Training
Medical: MD, Cornell University Medical College