New York Plastic Surgeon
77 Lafayette Place, Suite 302
Greenwich, Connecticut 06830 US
Coming soon!
11K profile views
74 expert answers
Last contacted by
a user ...

Board Certifications

Board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery

Memberships

American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)

Education

  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: BSc, McGill University in Montreal
    Medical: MD, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
    Graduate: MSc, McGill University in Montreal and Montreal Neurological Institute
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Residencies:
    General Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Medical Center Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center

Treatments offered at David T. Greenspun, MD, MSc

Blog Posts and Articles

ALCL and Breast Implants

On January 26th, 2011, the FDA reported that it identified a possible association between breast implants and the development of anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL), a rare type of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. ALCL is not breast cancer, however,it is a malignancy that women considering breast implants...

Most popular answers from David Greenspun, MD, MSc

Narrow by:

How is Alloderm Used During Breast Reconstruction?

Reconstruction using a breast implant can generally be accomplished in one of two ways: * Using a tissue matrix such as AlloDerm in conjunction... READ MORE

What Does a Reconstructed Breast Look Like?

This is a simple question that has anything but a simple answer. Because there are so many variables involved, there is no single answer. Some of the... READ MORE

Multiple Infections - Should I Remove the Expander or Continue w/ LD Flap Surgery?

When radiation is used in the treatment of breast cancer, non-cancerous tissues in the path of the radiation are also affected. Radiation therapy can... READ MORE

If I Lose Too Much Weight Can I Still Have a Breast Reduction?

Loosing weight before you undergo breast reduction would be beneficial in a number of regards. Being closer to your "ideal body weight" will... READ MORE

Breast Reconstruction Revision?

It is not uncommon for patients who have had breast reconstruction surgery to require more than just a single procedure. The 1998 Federal Women's... READ MORE

Over the Muscle Implant Placement After Radiation Therapy?

When radiation is used in the treatment of breast cancer, non-cancerous tissues in the path of the radiation are also affected. Radiation therapy can... READ MORE

Tuberous Breast Correction Revision Surgery

Surgery to correct tubular breasts is challenging. Without examining you, it is difficult to tell exactly what is causing your breast to take the... READ MORE

Tissue Expanders As "Bookmarks" for Autologous Delayed Reconstruction?

It sounds like what you are describing is known as "delayed-immediate" breast reconstruction. Placing a tissue expander as a place holder... READ MORE

2 Years Ago I Had Radiation on Left Breast After Cancer Surgery.

It is certainly possible to attempt an implant reconstruction after radiation, but the chances of significant complications and failure of the... READ MORE

After Bilateral Mastectomy, my Expanders Are Excruciating

Unfortunately, some pain with the tissue expansion process is normal, however, it sounds like your pain is more than is typically expected. You may... READ MORE

Before and After Photos by Dr. Greenspun

David Greenspun, MD, MSc has shared 2 before and after pictures with 40 helpful votes from the RealSelf community.

Narrow by:

There is no recent activity.