Dr. Rapaport is a board-certified plastic surgeon in New York that has been named one of New York Magazine’s Top NYC Plastic Surgeons. He has been delivering exquisite results in a wide range of treatments for the face, breast, and body, for over 25 years.
Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Dr. David Rapaport began the study of medicine at Boston University 6 yr medical program at age 16 before transferring to Tel Aviv University, where he earned his medical degree. He trained in general surgery at Boston’s Beth Israel Hospital, a major teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, where he served as Chief Resident. He then did his plastic surgery training at the NYU’s Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery. There too, he was appointed Executive Chief Resident. After a 1 yr microsurgery fellowship, Dr. Rapaport moved to Florida, where he was a key faculty member at the University of South Florida. During his 4 years in Florida, he helped craft legislation requiring broader insurance coverage for reconstructive breast surgery, directed the cosmetic surgery education of residents, and did pioneering work in breast and melanoma surgery. In 1997, he returned to NYC and opened his private cosmetic surgery practice in Manhattan, New York.