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Dr. Peter Taub, MD

Plastic Surgeon

New York, NY

About Dr. Peter Taub

**New patients please call 212-241-4410 to schedule an appointment** Peter J. Taub, MD, FACS, FAAP, was born and raised in New York City. He attended The Dalton School (1985), Brown University (1989) and the Albert Einstein School of Medicine (1993), from which he graduated with national Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) honors and distinction for research in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He completed an internship and General Surgery residency at The Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York (1999). During that time, Dr. Taub spent a year in the Microvascular research laboratory and served as the Teaching Resident for the third year medical students. He went on to complete a second residency in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles and stayed for an additional year of training in Craniofacial Surgery under the direction of Dr. Henry K. Kawamoto, Jr., M.D., D.D.S. After completing his training, Dr. Taub returned to New York to serve as the Chief of the Craniofacial and Pediatric Plastic Surgery service at New York Medical College and the Maria Fareri Children -?s Hospital as well as the Director of the Westchester Craniofacial Center. In addition, he is an active member of the Mount Sinai Cleft and Craniofacial Center. Dr. Taub is board certified in both General Surgery (2001) and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (2003). He is a Fellow of both the American College of Surgeons (FACS) and the American Academy of Pediatrics (FAAP). He is active in many national professional societies, including the American Society of Plastic Surgery (ASPS), the American Cleft Palate Craniofacial Association (ACPA), the Plastic Surgery Research Council (PSRC), the American Society of Maxillofacial Surgery (ASMS), and the New York Academy of Medicine.

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  • Aetna
  • Aetna Better Health
  • Caterpillar


  • Plastic Surgeon

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Board certifications

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery

Education and training

  • Medical School - Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Doctor of Medicine
  • The Mount Sinai Hospital, Internship in General Surgery
  • The Mount Sinai Hospital, Residency in General Surgery
  • University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, Residency in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, Fellowship in Maxillofacial

Professional memberships

  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association
  • Plastic Surgery Research Council
  • American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons

Awards and publications

  • Best Doctors, New York Magazine in 2013
  • Best Doctors, New York Magazine in 2012
  • Taub PJ, Bradley JP, Kawamoto Jr HK. Closure of an oronasal fistula in an irradiated palate by distraction osteogenesis. J Craniofac Surg 2001 Sep; 12(5): 495-499.
  • Taub P, Bradley JP, Stuzin JM, Kawamoto Jr HK. Decreased morbidity in monobloc advancement with distraction osteogenesis. Plastic Surgery Forum 2002; 25: 143.
  • Bradley JP, Taub PJ, Kawamoto Jr HK, Wexler A , Cahan L . Antley-Bixler Syndrome: A case of long-term survival and two cases of surgical correction. Plast Reconstr Surg 2003 Apr; 111(4): 1454-1460.

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Peter Taub's office location

Mount Sinai Hospital Surgery

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5 East 98th Street, 8th Floor

New York, NY 10029

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