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Michelle Copeland, MD Email Michelle Copeland

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
    • Position
    • Specialty
    • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliation
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
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Dr. Michelle Copeland received both dental and medical doctorates from Harvard University. After residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, she returned to her native New York City for advanced training in general surgery at the New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center. After completing fellowship training in plastic and reconstructive surgery in 1985, she joined the staff at the Division of Plastic Surgery at The Mount Sinai Medical Center and served as Chief of the Division of Plastic Surgery for the Mount Sinai Services at the City Hospital Center in Elmhurst, New York. Presently she is Assistant Professor of Surgery at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and an attending surgeon at The Mount Sinai Medical Center and the Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital.

Certified by the American Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Dr. Copeland is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the American College of Maxillofacial Surgeons and other professional societies. As a member of the Medical Health Advisory Board for the Society for the Advancement of Women's Health Research, she advises Congress on health issues affecting women. Dr. Copeland has authored numerous scientific publications and has been a sought-after source of reliable information for such periodicals as The New York Times, Town & Country, Allure, Women's Health, Parade, Lear's and Cosmopolitan, and national television programs including NBC's Today Show and ABC's Good Morning America.


American Board of Plastic Surgery


MD, Harvard Medical School

Residency, Surgery
New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center

Residency, Surgery
Mount Sinai Hospital

Fellowship, Oral & Maxillofacial
Massachusetts General Hospital

Fellowship, Plastic & Recon. Sur
SUNY Downstate Medical Center



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