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Entrance to the building where Dr. Lao Plastic Surgery is located on 5th Avenue in New York City.

State-of-the-art

Art and science are bold. Aesthetics are fashionable, timeless, handsome, and beautiful. Perched on the 32nd floor at 535 fifth Avenue, William Lao Plastic Surgery combines art, science, and aesthetics to create beauty. The practice is run and operated by Dr. William Lao who is a Double-board-certified plastic surgeon. Dr. Lao has a comprehensive understanding of the aesthetic ideals of both East and West and over a decade of extensive education and training in the field of plastic surgery. Dr. Lao combines advanced surgical techniques and concepts from both worlds and customizes procedures to provide the best results possible.

The world-renowned practice has become popular amongst the plastic surgery community for Dr. Lao’s unique skill set. With meticulous training, Dr. Lao’s expertise includes his scarless breast augmentation, rhinoplasty procedure, and Asian eyelid surgery. Beyond these techniques, patients also seek out Dr. Lao for liposuction, tummy tuck, and multiple face, breast, and body procedures. From a facelift to BOTOX, non-surgical body tightening to a tummy tuck, Dr. Lao and his dedicated team will be able to provide you with the aesthetic care you’ve been dreaming of!

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Surgical room at Dr. Lao Plastic Surgery
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Trust. Passion. Expertise.

Portrait of Dr. Lao

Plastic Surgery

Dr. Lao

With a Doctor of Medicine from Johns Hopkins and being a Double-board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Lao prioritizes education and skill. Dr. Lao has a comprehensive understanding of the aesthetic ideals of both East and West and over a decade of extensive education and training in the field of plastic surgery. Dr. Lao combines advanced surgical techniques and concepts from both worlds and customizes procedures to provide the best results possible.

Portrait of Dr. Nao Tsuji

Cosmetic Dermatology

Dr. Tsuji

Through Dr. Tsuji's education, she’s gained a special skill set in skin treatment from her experience working in some of the largest Japanese cosmetic surgery departments. Dr. Tsuji worked for Tokyo Skin Plastic surgery clinic in Ginza and is a Board certificated Cosmetic surgeon in the Japanese Society of Cosmetic surgery. With international experience and patients that span the globe, Dr. Tsuji not only has the education to make her a leader in skincare but also the benefit of the knowledge gained from both east and west cultures.

Real patient before facelift photo

Before

Real patient after facelift photo

After

before + afters

Real patients, real results! Check out our before and after photo gallery and peruse through different gallery options of surgical and non-surgical patients!

View of Manhattan, NYC outside of Dr. Lao Plastic Surgery

Out-of-town patients

Dr. Lao has provided surgery for patients from almost every continent in the world. With such a wide range, patients frequently ask about travel arrangements for surgery.

Real patients

Real Reviews

Patient Resources

We’re here to help, with a number of patient resources designed to make your experience as comfortable as possible. Read through the materials below, and don’t hesitate to reach out and set up your consultation to learn more about what we can do for you.

Latest press

May, 2, 2022

A Plastic Surgeon Breaks Down the Differences Between Fat Grafting and Implants

Whether you’re the kind of person who roams your house naked and free, or the type that doesn’t even like seeing your bare body in the mirror after a shower, you’ve probably noticed a slight...

Apr 8, 2022

What It Means When Your Left Breast Is Bigger Than Your Right

The world of breast augmentations can be a hard one to sift through if you don’t know the facts, and New York plastic surgeon William Lao, MD is breaking down what we need to know about fat grafting...

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