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Alexander Ovchinsky

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Otolaryngology
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  • American Board of Plastic Surgery

  • American Board of Otolaryngology


  • Residency, Otolaryngology
    Long Island College Hospital

  • Fellowship, Facial Plastic Surgery
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine


    Dr. Ovchinsky is a skillful and experienced physician with unparalleled devotion to patient care, research, and academic advancement in his field proudly serving New Jersey and greater New York as a Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon. With his pleasant demeanor and thorough approach to patient care, Dr. Ovchinsky is renowned among his numerous patients and peers. Dr. Ovchinsky’s advancements have been recognized with a variety of awards and grants, including the Peter H. Schindler memorial Award for Dedication to Patient Care and Residential Teaching, and the 2009 Life Cell Research Grant. His passion for medicine grew at SUNY in Brooklyn, where Dr. Ovchinsky earned his MD with honors. He then completed his residency in Head and Neck Surgery at the same institution and went on to specialize in Facial and Plastic Reconstructive Surgery with a Fellowship at Mt. Sinai Medical Center in New York. Dr. Ovchinsky's scope of practice involves all aspects of facial cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, including minimally invasive and endoscopic surgery. His special interest and great expertise are in the field of primary and revision rhinoplasty.

    The distinguishing feature of Dr. Ovchinsky's practice is a personalized approach to each patient. He is a true specialist in his field, as he is not only an excellent and experienced facial plastic surgeon, but also has extensive training in head and neck surgery. Dr. Ovchinsky uses his knowledge and great expertise in order to meet each patient's expectations and to achieve the best possible results.

Industry Relationships

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Dr. Ovchinsky did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2015 and/or 2016: consulting, scientific advisory board, industry-sponsored lectures, service on Board of Directors, participation on industry-sponsored committees, equity ownership valued at greater than 5% of a publicly traded company or any value in a privately held company. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.

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