Overview Yael Halaas MD, FACS
Get to know the leading female facial plastic surgeon and hair restoration specialist in the city.
A double board-certified surgeon, technology pioneer, and leader who balances cutting-edge science with a compassionate bedside manner, Dr. Yael Halaas is praised by colleagues, media outlets, and patients alike. She has dedicated the past 17 years to offering patients the best in aesthetic care in facial plastic surgery and hair restoration, and treats every patient like family or a friend — bringing the best to patients without compromising safety or humanity.
Bio Yael Halaas MD, FACS
A true professional with over 25 years of experience in the medical field.
Dr. Halaas is a cosmetic, plastic & reconstructive surgeon. She has over 25 years of experience in the medical field, graduating from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University medical school in 1996. The daughter of Cuban and Argentine parents, Dr. Halaas uses her multi-cultural background and her liberal arts education to welcome her international clientele of patients into her world-class office. She is fully bilingual in English and Spanish, and is conversational in Hebrew.
Educator Yael Halaas MD, FACS
Always advancing the education of other medical professionals, as well as her own.
Along with her own pursuit of advanced medical education and continued training, Dr. Halaas often speaks at local and international conferences, broadening the field of aesthetics. As a KOL (key opinion leader), speaker, and clinical investigator for all of the leading technology companies in the world, Dr. Halaas has trained thousands of physicians in her surgical and non-surgical techniques such as lasers, injectables, rhinoplasty, and hair restoration.
Innovator Yael Halaas MD, FACS
A medical professional constantly on the edge of the most advanced technologies.
Because of Dr. Halaas’s advanced knowledge of the most innovative developments from both a scientific and clinical perspective, she regularly serves on the advisory board and as a luminary for many leading companies in the aesthetics industry. Her practice includes the most cutting-edge devices, and regularly participates in clinical trials to further expand education and innovation in the field.
Patient Advocate Yael Halaas MD, FACS
An invaluable level of honesty and empathy.
Dr. Halaas’s goal is to truly understand what each patient wants to achieve, from both a personal and aesthetic perspective. She is well known for her honesty and empathy, always helping patients get the treatment they need, no matter what their budget may be. Her ability to listen to a patient’s desires truly set her apart. Her patients know that they can trust her — and that makes her invaluable.
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Facial Plastic Surgery
As a double board-certified facial plastic surgeon with an artistic background and solid medical training, Dr. Halaas is a trailblazer in the field of plastic surgery. She specializes in facial cosmetic and reconstructive surgery and non-surgical procedures. Her many years of experience combined with her dedication to putting her patients’ needs first makes her one of New York City’s top facial plastic surgeons.
Restore your youthful face.
Ready to remove years of wear and tear from your face? Time to wave goodbye to wrinkles.
Get the nose you were born to have.
No matter why you dislike your nose, Dr. Halaas can achieve a nose that fits your face perfectly.
Let your eyes shine bright again.
Surgery to improve the appearance of the eye area is one of Dr. Halaas’s main areas of specialty.
Banish those sunken areas of the face.
Your own fat can provide a much-needed youthful plumpness to enhance your overall facial appearance.
Take a look at each of the facial plastic surgery procedures we offer, and work with us to pick the one that's perfect for you.
Dr. Halaas and her team of highly skilled registered nurses and aestheticians offer a deluxe selection of non-surgical treatments at both their Manhattan and Westchester offices.
Laser therapy, innovative skincare solutions, dermal fillers, Botox®, stem cell therapy, and facials are just a few of the non-surgical procedures Dr. Halaas offers to patients. In addition, she has developed her own private skincare line offering luxurious, high-quality cosmeceuticals for patients looking for the ultimate skincare regimen.
Dr. Halaas and her team have been featured in national and international press for their sought-after treatments, such as HydraFacial® and Emsculpt®. They are also a firm favorite of many influencers and celebrities.
Dr. Halaas and her expertly trained team of registered nurses and aestheticians are key opinion leaders, luminaries, trainers, technical advisors, podium speakers, and researchers for Syneron Candela, Viora, Quanta, InMode, BTL, Thermi, Aerolase, and Alma, among others. Their decades of experience and top-quality results make them the leading facial plastic surgery practice in NYC, and one of the premier medical practices nationwide for laser treatments.
As one of Dr. Halaas's specialties, a mini/local lift or a full facelift function as a long term solution to lift sagging skin and underlying facial tissues back to their youthful placements. Facelifts are often done under local anesthesia only in our private AAAASF Accredited state-of-the-art New York surgical facility to minimize downtime.
If you are thinking of undergoing a nasal surgery, you are not alone. The process of reshaping the nose, referred to as rhinoplasty or nose job, is one of the most popular facial plastic surgery procedures today, with around half a million people each year seeking consultation regarding having one.
Dr. Halaas is so sweet and genuine. I trust her with my life, and I know she will always do outstanding work. I love walking into her office — the ladies there are so warming. Her office is all-around a great experience.
I have been going to Dr. Halaas since I was 27 years old. I will be 45 in two weeks, and I haven’t had anyone else do my Botox or fillers. She has kept me looking extremely youthful between her laser and beauty treatments along with skincare.
Dr. Halaas’s fillers are by far the best I’ve had. I was so pleased I’m now a regular customer trying out a variety of other services she offers. Her staff is kind and knowledgeable, and I’m thrilled I’ve found them!
I have been visiting Dr Halaas for a few years, and I am always pleased with my services and have had nothing but positive experiences visiting this office. I have had Botox, laser treatments, and also eyebrow transplants done by Dr. Halaas.
I had upper and lower blepharoplasty in Dr. Halaas’s surgical suite. The experience was positive from beginning to end, and I have recommended her to friends who’ve expressed an interest in facial cosmetic procedures.
Amazing experience. As soon as you walk into the office, you are greeted by a super friendly staff. I felt so comfortable asking questions about the procedure I needed. Did not feel rushed as I have with other doctors.
Double board-certified in the most selective field by the American Board of Otolaryngology and the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Dr. Halaas is the number one female facial plastic surgeon in NYC. She is proud to help her patients get the treatment they need to gain facial recognition for their cosmetic improvements.
Dr. Halaas is a luminary for NeoGraft®, the latest innovation in hair transplant technology, and is responsible for training fellow plastic surgeons on how to use the device. State-of-the-art machinery combined with Dr. Halaas’s expert knowledge ensures that results will be permanent, undetectable, and above all, natural-looking.