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We asked more than 26,000 New Jersey doctors to tell us which of their fellow practitioners they consider New Jersey’s best doctors. The result: Our 2023 Jersey Choice list of the state’s 1,044 Top Doctors, as chosen by their peers. View our methodology, frequently asked questions and professional advisory board here.

Joseph Anthony Racanelli, DO

About Joseph Anthony Racanelli

The essence of Dr. Joseph Racanelli’s thriving cosmetic surgery practice is his ability to understand his patients’ expectations and produce beautiful, natural-looking results. With a website photo gallery of work that is second to none, this meticulous board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon specializes in all aspects of cosmetic surgery. Dr. Racanelli has gained recognition throughout New York and New Jersey for his achievements in breast augmentations, tummy tucks, fat transfer and high definition liposuction. His extensive experience with injectable treatments, including Botox®, Radiesse®, platelet-rich plasma (PRP), and Juvederm®, enables him to deliver outstanding outcomes with minimal downtime.

Dr. Racanelli, who serves as chief of plastic surgery at Clara Maass Medical Center, prides himself on a truly service-oriented boutique practice. Surgical patients are given his cell phone number for direct access to him, and all patients receive individualized attention every step of the way from both Dr. Racanelli and his exceptional office staff. Known for honesty and ethics in plastic surgery, he spends extra time with every patient to establish realistic expectations. Dr. Racanelli welcomes prospective patients to visit his Instagram page (@DrJosephRacanelli). The page is replete with before and after photos, live surgical videos, educational explanations and insight into the day in the life of Dr. Racanelli.

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS: Clara Maass Medical Center; Morristown Medical Center.

MEDICAL TRAINING: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine; Weill Cornell Medical College- Wyckoff Heights Medical Center (residency); Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (fellowship).