James Chelnis, MD is a passionate award-winning cosmetic surgeon who uses his unique expertise in bringing out your best. Dr. Chelnis has been recognized as a Top 10 Best Plastic Surgeon, by Super Doctors Rising Stars, and Top Doctors as seen in New York Times. He is an internationally recognized speaker and teacher in aesthetics and oculofacial plastic surgery, having presented from Sydney to Osaka.
One of his most fulfilling awards has been recognition for exemplary teaching, most recently by New York Eye & Ear of Mount Sinai. Dr. Chelnis has a proud history of being an educator locally, such as NYU, Mount Sinai, and NY Eye and Ear, as well as Vanderbilt University and other esteemed academic institutions and national conferences. He is the lead editor of YO Info, published monthly to over 7000 young physicians across the country and globe focused on education and early career development for other physicians.
Board certification: American Board of Ophthalmology
Hospital affiliation: Mount Sinai, Northwell/Lenox Hill Hospital, New York Eye And Ear, Manhattan Eye Ear & Throat Hospital.