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Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery Reconstructive Botox & Fillers
500 West Main Street
220 Maple Ave
260 Middle Country Road
54 Commerce Drive
590 Nicolls Road
4277 Hempstead Turnpike
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Brandeis University, Biology & Public Health
SUNY Downstate College of Medicine, Medical Degree
Rutgers University, Ophthalmology
Duke Eye Center, Oculofacial, Aesthetic, & Reconstructive Surgery
Yale University, General Surgery, Plastic Surgery, & Internal Medicine
Leon Rafailov, MD is a board certified, fellowship-trained ophthalmic plastic surgeon who focuses on a wide range of plastic and reconstructive surgery in the area around the eyes. His areas of expertise include the eyelids, forehead, mid-face, orbit, and tear ducts. He has successfully completed thousands of reconstructive, cosmetic, functional, and orbital surgeries. He has published numerous journal articles, abstracts, and book chapters focusing on a wide range of topics in oculoplastics. Dr. Rafailov is trained in advanced techniques in minimally invasive endoscopic surgery, facial reconstruction, trauma surgery, orbital surgery, oncologic surgery, and cosmetic surgery. While in fellowship at Duke, he contributed to research in corneal neurotization and received the "Fellow of the Year" award for teaching. He prides himself in providing specialized and patient-focused care using a custom approach to every patient. He is well known by his patients for his personalized and attentive care.