Board Certified Plastic Surgeon
A Strong Academic Background
With over 16 years of experience in plastic surgery, Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Larry Lickstein, brings with him a wealth of expertise to the Bitar Cosmetic Surgery Institute. He received his education and training from some of the world’s foremost medical institutions, providing him with incomparable knowledge and experience in the latest advances in cosmetic surgery for face and body. He is a graduate of Princeton University and New York University School of Medicine, where he graduated at the top of his class. Dr. Larry Lickstein completed his surgical residency at Harvard Medical School, which culminated in being named chief resident in the department of surgery. He received his fellowship training at the University of Pittsburgh, one of the oldest and largest academic plastic surgery departments in the country. He went on to become a member of the Department of Plastic Surgery at the prestigious and nationally renowned Cleveland Clinic Florida in Naples, Florida. Prior to joining the Bitar Cosmetic Surgery Institute he was practicing in Baltimore, Md.
A Passion for Improving Lives & Personal Patient Care
Dr. Lickstein’s passion for his work comes from a desire to improve the lives of his patients. His comprehensive approach to rejuvenation for face and body combines his surgical precision and artistic eye with the latest in non surgical advancements. Dr. Larry Lickstein is highly specialized with facial surgery, and the aging face and neck, as well as eyelid rejuvenation. Other surgical specialties include post bariatric procedures, and mommy makeovers. Dr. Lickstein’s goal is to achieve the most beautiful, natural results possible to meet the expectations of his patients.
Creating a patient relationship based on communication and trust is very important to Dr. Larry Lickstein. He believes in treating his patients with compassion and understanding, while respecting their individuality and needs.
An Authority in the Industry
Dr. Lickstein has authored many journal articles and has made presentations to local and regional groups throughout his career. He has been asked to serve as a lecturer and instructor for medical companies including Zeltiq and Acelity.
Professional Recognition and Honors
Top Doc, Castle Connolly Medical LTD – 10 consecutive years 2004-2014
Top Doc Baltimore Magazine, Plastic Surgery for the Body and Face: 2013
Top Doc Gulf Shores Life Magazine
American Board of Plastic Surgery: Diplomat
American Society of Plastic Surgeons: Member
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery: Member
American College of Surgeons: Member
Harvard Medical School: Chief Resident
New York University School of Medicine: Honors Graduate
Princeton University: Honors Graduate
Dr. Larry Lickstein is a Miami Florida native and the father of 3 young boys. He enjoys playing golf in his free time and he is an avid chef.
6 Tips to Prepare for Surgery After Massive Weight Loss
Article written by Dr. Larry Lickstein, appeared in: Obesity Health Magazine;
published: November 16, 2016
(VIEW ARTICLE HERE) (.pdf)