Meet Dr. Steinbrech

Dr. Douglas S. Steinbrech

New York Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Dedicated to Male Plastic Surgery


Dr. Douglas Steinbrech has been ranked in the top 10 plastic surgeons in NYC by

The “Go-to surgeon for men”

Dr. Steinbrech in Forbes magazine


Dr-Douglas-SteinbrechDr. Douglas Steinbrech is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon under the American Board of Plastic Surgeons. Dr. Steinbrech’s NYC practice specializes in cosmetic procedures customized for men, including both surgical and non-surgical options. His passion for male plastic surgery led him to establish The Institute of Male Plastic Surgery in early 2016, which will provide an educational foundation for current and future physicians to learn about and help further this subspecialty.

Dr. Steinbrech is one of a very few surgeon’s in the United States that has a practice that focuses on procedures that are most important to men. His techniques, attention to detail, and approach to cosmetic procedures are customized to the male anatomy. Dr. Steinbrech has been recognized as being one of the top plastic surgeons for men in the New York City area in his field by multiple media sources.

In addition to his busy surgical practice, Dr. Steinbrech in often called upon to speak both nationally and internationally about his techniques and the unique differences he has implemented in his practice to accommodate the desires and body structures of men.

Recent Lectures And Honors

Named “Honorary Lifetime Member” of Spain’s Aesthetic Society AECEP
July 2017 Keynote: China’s International CACAPS
Keynote Speaker: “BodyBanking: The Power of Lipo Grafting”
Madrid – Body contouring
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (Spring 2017)
New York Lenox Hill Hospital – High definition liposuction and fat grafting

Along with a highly skilled team of physicians, Dr. Steinbrech is currently editing the first textbook focused solely on the unique techniques used in cosmetic procedures designed just for men entitled Anesthetic Plastic Surgery for Men. The textbook is expected to be in circulation by Spring, 2017.

Surgical Training:

Dr. Steinbrech underwent eight years of surgical training at New York University in General Surgery and Plastic and Reconstructive surgery and was trained at the prestigious NYU Institute of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. This included training at Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital by the icons of the 20th and 21st centuries including mentors McCarthy, Aston, Baker, Tabbal and Pittman.


• Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons
• New York Regional Society of Plastic Surgeons
• American Board of Plastic Surgery
• American Board of Medical Subspecialties
• America College of Surgeons
• American Medical Association
• American Society of Plastic Surgeons
• American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
• International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
• New York County Medical Society
• New York Society of Plastic Surgeons
• New York State Medical Society


Dr. Steinbrech has done extensive research being lead author in ten peer-reviewed publications as well as co-author in over forty others. He has presented his research nationally at conferences including: The American College of Surgeons, The American Society of Plastic Surgeons, The Plastic Surgery Research Council, The Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, the New York Hand Association, The American Cleft Association, The New York Society of Plastic Surgeons, and the Association of Academic Surgeons. He has been awarded grants from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and the Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation.

Hospital Appointments:

Dr. Steinbrech’s clinical appointments include Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital, New York University Hospital, and Lenox Hill Hospital. Dr. Steinbrech feels very strongly about the education of the next generation of Plastic Surgeons, continuing to instruct the NYU Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery residents at Bellevue Hospital and the Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital Fellows.


He is involved in several philanthropic organizations including:

• Smile Train
• The National Foundation for Facial Reconstruction
• Rx: Art
• The Lennox Hill House

View Dr. Douglas S. Steinbrech’s curriculum vitae.

BOARD CERTIFICATION: The American Board of Plastic Surgery: certificate# 7171