Dr. David Folk, MD, is a Facial Plastic and Reconstructive specialist who is dedicated to offering patients the best quality medical services. He accepts new patients at Park Avenue Facial Plastic Surgery in the Upper East Side of Manhattan in New York.
He completed his Bachelor’s Degree of Arts in Biology from New York University, NY, graduating with a great distinction. He then pursued his Doctor of Medicine degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, NY. At the time he was pursuing his medical degree, Dr. Folk received several honors, including from the Gold Humanism Honor Society and the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.
After completion of his medical degree, he went for an Otolaryngology (head and neck) surgery residency and internship at Yale School of Medicine and Yale-New Haven Hospital in New Haven, CT. During this period, he exclusively focused on mastering surgical procedures in the neck and head region, including cosmetic and reconstructive facial plastic surgery. To advance his proficiency, he then completed a competitive fellowship in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery at Virginia Commonwealth University.
Currently, he is a board-certified Otolaryngologist by the American Board of Otolaryngology – Neck and Neck Surgery, one of the oldest medical certification boards in the world. As a Fellowship-qualified Facial Plastic and Reconstructive surgery specialist, Dr. Folk is skilled in gender confirmation surgery, otoplasty, brow lift, blepharoplasty, facelift, rhinoplasty, and other facial surgical procedures He has broad experience in facial restoration after skin cancer treatment (Mohs reconstruction), facial trauma repair, and cleft palate and cleft lip surgery.
He also has cutting-edge training on non-surgical facial procedures like facial fillers and Botox for patients seeking alternatives to surgery. Each year, Dr. Folk visits underserved communities in Central America for medical retreat trips. He gives his time to perform vital surgeries to patients from these communities. Dr. Folk’s patients usually praise his personalized care, compassion, and hospitality.
Dr. Folk provides non-invasive and less-invasive surgical alternatives to his patients. He is always available during the consultation, surgery, postoperative care, and injections. This is proof of his dedication to offering his patients the level of attention and care they deserve. An exhaustive consultation is of supreme importance and is the initial step in determining the type of treatment that is best suited for your needs and goals. By using avant-garde technology and applying it to his practice, Dr. Folk ensures the best outcome for his patients.
Dr. Folk’s Park Avenue Facial Plastic Surgery focuses on reconstructive surgery, cosmetic surgery, non-surgical procedures, and skin cancer treatment with an emphasis on facial plastic surgery. Whether you are looking for something simple like Botox for lip augmentation or complex facial reconstruction surgery, Dr. Folk is a surgeon who is best suited for all your cosmetic surgeries and treatments. His certification by the American Board of Otolaryngology licenses him to perform specialized procedures involving the neck and head, some of the most delicate parts of the human anatomy. To learn more about the services offered by Dr. Folk, call Park Avenue Facial Plastic Surgery today or schedule an appointment online.
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