Tracy M. Pfeifer, MD, MS, FACS is a board-certified plastic surgeon, trained and experienced in the most advanced cosmetic surgical procedures available today.
As one of New York's elite few female plastic surgeons, Dr. Pfeifer is well attuned to the aesthetic concerns of her patients. Her fellowship training in plastic surgery of the breast further distinguishes her within the field.
Dr. Pfeifer is board certified by both the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery.
After receiving her medical degree with honors from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Dr. Pfeifer performed her residency in General Surgery at New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center. She completed her plastic surgery residency at the prestigious Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery at the NYU Medical Center. She completed advanced training in Breast Surgery as a Fellow at the renowned Institute of Reconstructive Breast Surgery in Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Pfeifer holds a Masters Degree in Health Care Management from California State University.
Dr. Pfeifer is an attending plastic surgeon at Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, Lenox Hill Hospital, and North Shore University-Manhasset. She is the immediate Past President of the New York Regional Society of Plastic Surgeons. Dr. Pfeifer is also an active member of the following professional societies:
- American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
- American Society of Plastic Surgeons
- New York Regional Society of Plastic Surgeons
- Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons
Dr. Pfeifer is the recipient of numerous academic achievement and leadership awards, and has authored book chapters and articles published in a variety of peer-reviewed medical journals. She was named one of New York City's cutting edge plastic surgeons by New York Magazine. Recently, Dr. Pfeifer authored the teaching curriculum on breast augmentation, which will be used to teach plastic surgery residents around the country. As a frequent guest lecturer on cosmetic surgery topics, she has been featured on national television programs and in publications such as Allure, Glamour, and Newsday. She recently returned from Haiti where she worked as a volunteer physician bringing aid to the victims of the earthquake.