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Constance M. Chen , MD, FACS

New York, NY

Constance M. Chen, MD, FACS

875 Park Ave.
New York, NY 10075

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Constance Chen, MD, FACS

Constance Chen, MD, FACS is a board-certified plastic surgeon who specializes in innovative techniques for breast reconstruction to optimize medical and aesthetic outcomes for women. At her boutique surgical practice in New York City, Dr. Chen strives to help women make intelligent, educated choices to restore their body and health.

Constance M. Chen, MD, FACS, offers some of the most advanced procedures in breast reconstruction, including a variety of natural tissue (free flap) breast reconstruction surgeries and breast neurotization with Resensation®. Using the breast nerve repair technique, Dr. Chen can connect the nerves in the breast during free flap breast reconstruction, potentially leading to a gradual return of sensation.

Affiliated Hospitals

  • Lenox Hill Hospital

  • Manhatten Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital

  • New York Eye & Ear Infirmary of Mt. Sinai

Undergrad: Bachelor’s degree from Harvard
Medical Degree: Stanford University School of Medicine
Residency: Surgical residencies at the University of Washington Medical Center and New York-Presbyterian Hospital Cornell-Columbia

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