Dr. Dilip Madnani

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Dr. Madnani is a facial plastic surgeon who is double board certified by both the American Board of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery and the American Board of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery. Dr. Madnani received his BSc from Brown University and his MD from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Madnani graduated medical school with both a Dean’s recognition award and a Distinction in research.

At Montefiore Medical Center, Dr. Madnani completed his internship in general surgery and residency in Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery). He then moved to New Mexico, where he ran two successful private practices focused on all aspects of head and neck surgery; especially facial plastic and reconstructive surgery of face and neck skin cancer defects. In New Mexico, he was Chairman of the Department of Surgery at Carlsbad Medical Center and a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine.

Dr. Madnani has been working in New York since 2010 and specializes in face lifts and neck lifts, upper and lower eyelid surgery, facial fat grafting/volumizing procedures along with lasers and injectables to improve the shape and lines on the face. Dr. Madnani performs his procedures in the comfort of his accredited office setting, avoiding the risks associated with general anesthesia.

He also donates his time and expertise to Operation International regularly and is traveling to Myanmar in March 2020 to perform life-changing surgeries in underprivileged communities.

Medical Advisory Boards

  • RealSelf Medical Advisory Board
  • BioMedX Medical Director
  • Castle Conolly Top Doctor
  • New Beauty Top Beauty Doctor

Hospital Privileges

  • 2016 Jul
    Lenox Hill Hospital/LIJ Medical Center
  • 2011 Aug
    Attending, Jacobi Medical Center, NY.

Board Certification

  • 2017 
    American Board of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery MOC
  • 2011
    American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
  • 2008
    American Board of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery.


  • 2002-2006
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine (AECOM). Bronx, New York. Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Residency.
  • 2001-2002
    Beth Israel Medical Center. New York, New York. General Surgery Internship.
  • 1996-2001
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine (AECOM). Bronx, New York. Doctor of Medicine, with Distinction in Otolaryngology Research.
  • 1999-2000
    Deafness Research Foundation Research Fellow at AECOM.
  • 1992-1996
    Brown University. Providence, RI, USA. Bachelor of Science in Biology.


  • D. Madnani, N Demetriades. "Periorbital Rejuvenation with Application of Fat Transfer". (2018) Atlas Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics North America.; 2018 Mar;26(1):69-75.
  • D. Madnani, NP. Steele, E de Vries M.D. "Factors that predict the need for intubation in patients with smoke inhalation Injury." (2006) ENT- Ear, Nose & Throat Journal;85(4):278-280
  • D. Madnani, G. Li, C. Frenz, D. Frenz "Oral ethanol potentiates the loss of outer hair cells in cisplatin-exposed rats." (2007) Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery; 137(2):327-331


  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery
  • American College of Surgeons


  • 2019 June
    15th Annual Vegas Cosmetic Surgery and Aesthetic Deratology Conference
    Presentation: Review of 100 Consecutive Deep Plane Facelifts Performed Under Local Anesthesia.
  • 2018 Oct
    12th International symposium of Facial Plastic Surgery- Presentation
    Presentation: Use of Long Acting Liposomal Bupivicaine to Reduce Post-Operative Narcotic Usage in Rhytidectomy Surgery Performed Under Local Anesthesia


  • 2019 Feb
    Operation International Medical Mission, Yangon, Burma
  • 2018 Oct
    Operation International, Medical Mission. Uganda, Africa
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