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Dr. Irena Karanetz, MD

Plastic Surgeon

Brooklyn, NY

About Dr. Irena Karanetz

Dr. Irena Karanetz joined Long Island Plastic Surgical Group in 2019. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Loyola University in Chicago with Magna Cum Laude distinction. She then went on to receive her Doctor of Medicine degree from Rush Medical College in 2012. Throughout her education, Dr. Karanetz received numerous honors and awards for both academic and clinical excellence including induction into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, the Award for Excellence in Surgery, and the Academic Achievement Award from the American Medical Women’s Association. While in medical school, Dr. Karanetz was also actively involved in multiple community health clinics. During that time, she helped organize outreach events for the underserved patient population. As an avid researcher, Dr. Karanetz has authored a number of academic articles and presentations on topics including melanoma reconstruction, breast cancer reconstruction, and clinical outcomes following microsurgical breast reconstruction. In addition to breast reconstruction surgeries, Dr. Karanetz performs a wide variety of cosmetic procedures including breast augmentation, breast reduction, breast lift, abdominoplasty, body contouring surgeries, rhinoplasty, and both surgical and non-surgical facial rejuvenation. In her free time, she enjoys the outdoors, traveling, spinning, reading, and photography.

In-network insurances

  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield

Specialties

  • Plastic Surgeon

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Hospital affiliations

  • The Brooklyn Hospital Center
  • Nassau University Medical Center
  • South Nassau Communities Hospital
  • Winthrop-University Hospital
  • Flushing Hospital Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Education and training

  • Medical School - Rush University, Doctor of Medicine
  • Hofstra University, Northwell Health, Residency in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Loyola University Chicago (Bachelor's)

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1528326634

Dr. Irena Karanetz's office locations

Long Island Plastic Surgical Group

330 9th Street

Brooklyn, NY 11215

Long Island Plastic Surgical Group

999 Franklin Avenue

Garden City, NY 11530

Long Island Plastic Surgical Group

1111 Park Avenue

New York, NY 10128

Long Island Plastic Surgical Group

2200 Northern Blvd, Suite 201

Greenvale, NY 11548

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This is an amazing practice - everyone is just great!

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Great bedside manner with my toddler. Very clear prognosis and follow-up instructions

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Excellent Experience

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Friendly service, warm welcome

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Great office & doctor

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It was great. Dr Karanetz was compassionate, through, & addressed all of our concerns.

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