A Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery, Dr. Valauri performs cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. He is fellowship trained in microsurgery and hand surgery, and is Chief of the Microsurgery Section at Lenox Hill Hospital, and a founding member of the Medical Advisory Board of the Little Baby Face Foundation.

Dr. Valauri is a patient advocate, educator, and author. He is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, World Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, and the American Society for Peripheral Nerve.

He is also a past President of the New York Regional Plastic Surgery Society, past member of the editorial board of The Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery, and a reviewer for the Journal of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery.

Dr. Valauri has a special interest in microsurgical reconstruction of the hand with toe to thumb transplants, see microsurgerycenterofny.com; breast reconstruction with DIEP flaps, nybreastreconstruction.com; and facial palsy reconstruction with microsurgical muscle transplants, see facialpalsycenterofny.com



  • Board certifications

    • Plastic Surgery - American Board of Plastic Surgery

    • Surgery of the Hand - American Board of Plastic Surgery/Hand Surgery

  • Medical school

    • SUNY Downstate College of Medicine

  • Residencies

    • New York University School of Medicine

    • New York University School of Medicine

  • Fellowships

    • California Pacific Medical Center

  • Affiliations

    • Lenox Hill Hospital

Locations & insurance

Locations & insurance

47 East 77th Street, Suite 201New York, NY 10075

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