Plastic Surgery Select Methodology

There are approximately 500 plastics surgeons practicing in the state of New Jersey. The goal of this process is to identify the best of those plastic surgeons in each of 10 procedure categories. Leflein Associates, a locally owned research firm in Ringwood, NJ, was commissioned to conduct the independent survey. Research was conducted between November 2017 and April 2018.

Specific criteria include:

  1. Fellowships and special training
  2. Review of board certification
  3. Review of NJ state board license and disciplinary action
  4. American Society of Plastic Surgery Status
  5. Years in practice
  6. Malpractice actions
  7. Number of procedures performed
  8. Academic positions held
  9. Procedure specific positions held
  10. History of New Jersey Monthly Top Doc awards
  11. Articles, chapters, books writen related to a procedure
  12. Lectures given related to a procedure
  13. Online patient reviews
  14. Review of before and after photos for each procedure
  15. Website review

Plastic Surgery Select, LLC is located in Scotch Plains, NJ, and has developed a proprietary system of identifying and recognizing top-performing plastic surgeons. Plastics Surgery Select, LLC is an independent company and not affiliated with New Jersey Monthly. Copyright © 2018 by Plastic Surgery Select, LLC.

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