David L. Cangello, MD, FACS

David L. Cangello, MD, FACS


Dr. Cangello attended Hamilton College for his undergraduate education and later advanced to Johns Hopkins University, earning a Master of Science degree from the Division of Reproductive Biology and Department of Biochemistry. He further developed his medical knowledge and gained valuable experience while spending an additional year performing scientific research in the field of cardiac transplantation at Johns Hopkins University’s School of Medicine.

Dr. Cangello has studied under and worked with some of the leading figures in medical research. In fact, he is one of only two surgeons in the world trained by Dr. Sydney Coleman, a pioneer of the fat grafting technique. Dr. Cangello later co-authored a chapter in Dr. Coleman’s book titled, “Fat Injection From Filling to Regeneration” regarding correction of liposuction deformities with fat transfer.

Dr. Cangello received his Doctor of Medicine degree from SUNY Upstate Medical University at Syracuse. His residency was completed in general surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital in NYC, where he was trained by some of the leading innovators in surgery. After finishing training in general surgery, Dr. Cangello completed his residency in plastic and reconstructive surgery at Temple University in Philadelphia. Throughout this period of rigorous training and education, Dr. Cangello established a foundation of excellence that he continues to uphold in his career.

Dr. Cangello’s reputation for excellence and his contributions to the medical field have earned him a number of recognitions. His recent achievements include:

Listed as a “Super Doctor” in the New York Times Magazine
Named “Top Doctor” by Realself
Awarded the Patient’s Choice Award by OpenCare
Sought by numerous media outlets for his expert opinion as a plastic surgeon and has appeared multiple times as a medical contributor on CBS.
Featured as a Rhinoplasty expert in Harper’s Bazaar and Seventeen Magazine Online
In addition to his private practice as a plastic surgeon, Dr. Cangello also maintains additional professional affiliations, including:

Member of the American Society of Plastic Surgery
Member of New York Regional Society of Plastic Surgery
Associate Member of The Rhinoplasty Society
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
Clinical assistant professor of plastic surgery at New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical College
Attending plastic surgeon at Lenox Hill Hospital and Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, as well as New York Presbyterian Lower Manhattan Hospital

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30 E. 60th Street, Suite 2501
New York, NY 10022

P 212-644-4416