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Jess Ting

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Surgery, Plastic Surgery
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  • Hand Surgery

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery


  • MD, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons

  • Residency, Surgery
    Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center

  • Residency, Plastic Surgery
    University of Pittsburgh

  • Fellowship, Hand Surgery
    Hospital for Special Surgery


    A native New Yorker, Dr. Ting received undergraduate and graduate degrees from the Juilliard School of Music. He attended medical school at the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He received his General Surgery Training at the Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center. He then completed his Plastic Surgery Training at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and a fellowship in Hand Surgery and Microsurgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York.

    Dr. Ting performs research in the areas of peripheral nerve regeneration and facial nerve reanimation. His clinical interests are cosmetic surgery, reconstructive plastic surgery, and hand surgery. He has special competency in microsurgical reconstruction following trauma or cancer surgery, and in surgery of the hand and upper extremity.

    In The News

    Dr. Ting discusses Breast Reconstruction surgery in The Daily News feature The Daily Check Up. View the PDF.


  • 2010 -
    America's Top Doctors - 9th Edition
    Castle Connolly

  • 2009 - 2010
    New York Super Doctors

  • 2009 -
    America's Top Doctors for Cancer
    Castle Connolly

  • 2009 -
    Best Doctors
    New York Magazine

  • 2008 - 2009
    New York Magazine
    Top Doctors

  • 2008 - 2009
    Top Doctors New York Metro Area
    Castle Connolly

  • 2004 -
    Attending of the Year Award, Mount Sinai Plastic Surgery
    The Mount Sinai Medical Center

  • 2004 -
    Teacher of the Year Award, Honorary Mount Sinai Emergency Medicine
    The Mount Sinai Medical Center

  • 2001 -
    Annual Residents Night, Third Prize
    New York Society for Surgery of the Hand

  • 2001 -
    Philip D. Wilson Award for Excellence in Orthopedic Surgery Research
    Hospital for Special Surgery, NY

  • 2000 -
    Best Overall Presentation
    Ohio Valley Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

  • 1995 -
    Robert F. Loeb Award for the graudating medical student who has shown the greatest promise for excellence in clinical medicine

  • 1995 -
    Janeway Prise for the graduating medical student with the highest academics


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Ting J, Weiland AJ. Commentary on Intrasynovial flexor tendon repair: an experimental study on low versus high levels of in vivo force rehabilitation in canines. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2001 July; 83(7).

Ting J, Weiland AJ. Role of ancillary procedures in surgical management of carpal tunnel syndrome: epineurotomy, internal neurolysis, tenosynovectomy, and tendon transfers. Hand Clin 2002; 18(2): 315-323.

Neff BA, Ting J, Dickinson SL, Welling DB. Facial nerve monitoring parameters as a predictor of postoperative facial nerve outcomes after vestibular schwannoma resection. Otolaryngology and Neurotology 2005 July; 26(4): 728-732.

Industry Relationships

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Dr. Ting 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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Faculty Practice Associates Floor 15
5 East 98th Street
New York, NY 10029

Dr. Jess Ting

5 East 98th Street
14th Floor, Suite B, Box 1259
New York, NY 10029

Tel: 212-241-4410
Fax: 212-241-5999
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Office Hours:
  • Monday 8:00am - 12:00pm
  • Tuesday 
  • Wednesday 
  • Thursday 
  • Friday 8:00am - 12:00pm
Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Medicare
  • Other
  • Oxford Freedom
  • United Healthcare - Mount Sinai Top Tier
  • United Healthcare Commercial
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  • American Express
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