The Best Plastic Surgeon in Oakdale, NY

Harris Plastic Surgery is led by board-certified plastic surgeon expert, Dr. Stephen Harris. Dr. Harris has decades of experience specializing in post-mastectomy breast reconstruction and also offers cutting-edge facial aesthetic and body contouring surgeries. If you are looking for a plastic surgeon in Oakdale, NY, Dr. Stephen Harris and his team are here for you. 

What is the difference between a breast reduction vs. mastectomy?

What Can We Do for You?

Dr. Harris is the go-to surgeon in Oakdale, NY for women needing a prophylactic mastectomy with immediate reconstruction. Along with his excellent reputation for this preventative procedure, Dr. Harris has decades of experience using microsurgical techniques to perform other plastic and cosmetic surgeries. 

Click the links for more detailed information about the different procedures offered by Harris Plastic Surgery or call/text us today at 631.422.9100.

Procedures We Offer

Harris Plastic Surgery: Meet the Team

Dr. Harris is the Chief of Plastic Surgery at Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip and also serves as an affiliated staff surgeon and expert consultant for other New York hospitals. His impressive medical training and forward-thinking approach to breast reconstruction have left lasting marks on the field of plastic surgery throughout Long Island and beyond. 

Joanne Parinello is our Care Coordinator and Practice Manager. She has two decades of experience working as a patient care coordinator and liaising between patients and their insurance providers. She will help you navigate your surgical scheduling and will work with your insurance provider to help you minimize out-of-pocket costs by negotiating pre-authorizations. Her goal is to make your experience as easy-going as possible. 

Results You Can Depend On

  • The best plastic surgeons will provide a portfolio of before-and-after photos showing actual patients who have had a given surgery.
    • Check out our online galleries to see previous work from Harris Plastic Surgery.

A Long Career of Patient Care and Advocacy

  • One of the main principles at Harris Plastic Surgery is to advocate for our patients.
  • We provide all the information our patients need to make informed healthcare decisions. 
  • Our team believes every woman deserves to feel empowered and regain their autonomy after breast cancer diagnosis or positive genetic test results. 

Providing an Excellent Experience

  • Patients who have worked with Dr. Harris and his staff leave us exceptionally positive reviews
  • Past patients mention they love our:
    • Dedication to patient care
    • Surgical results
    • Overall patient experience from the initial consult through all follow-up appointments.

Outstanding Education, Credentials, and Certifications

Dr. Harris is: 

  • Certified through the American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • An American College of Surgeons Fellow 
  • Surgical staff appointments at several hospitals and foundations in New York (and beyond) 
  • A Medical Advisory Board member for the Global Smile Foundation, who provides cleft lip and cleft palate surgery during charitable medical missions 

Areas We Serve

Our office is located in West Islip, making it a quick trip for anyone looking for a plastic surgeon near Oakdale, NY. We proudly serve the New York City and Long Island areas. Not only do we love our local clientele, but we also enjoy our out-of-towners who travel from several states away just to work with Dr. Harris for their post-mastectomy breast reconstructions. 

Want the Best Plastic Surgeon in Oakdale, NY? Schedule Your Consultation with Harris Plastic Surgery

Our staff is well-known for providing the best patient experience by coordinating your patient care and also acting as your insurance liaison. Our office will be your one point of contact, streamlining the whole plastic surgery experience and letting you focus on your health and well-being.

Are you looking for an expert plastic surgeon in Oakdale, NY? For the best experience, residents can schedule a consultation with Harris Plastic Surgery by calling or texting us today at 631.422.9100. You can visit our contact page to ask any questions you may have—we would love to help.

Stephen U. Harris, MD FACS

Dr. Stephen U. Harris is a board-certified plastic surgeon and recognized expert in breast reduction and reconstruction surgeries, having performed thousands in his career. When it comes to patient care, his philosophy is that every surgery should improve his patient’s overall quality of life, not just their appearance. Dr. Harris stays up-to-date on all the latest advancements in breast augmentation, reconstruction, and reduction and is a recognized innovator in the field. In fact, he was the first surgeon at Good Samaritan Hospital to offer primary prepectoral implant breast reconstruction, as well as secondary prepectoral revision surgery. Dr. Harris also serves as Chief of Plastic Surgery at Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip, New York and is an active staff surgeon (and former Chief of Plastic Surgery) at South Shore University Hospital in Bay Shore, New York.

Joanne Parrinello | Practice Manager

Joanne Parrinello is an expert patient care coordinator, with two decades of experience navigating the complex financial side of medically necessary breast reduction and reconstruction surgery. She acts as a guide to patients, helping them understand their options and their expected out-of-pocket expense. The insurance industry can be complex and filled with jargon that makes you feel like you need a translator. At Harris Plastic Surgery, Joanne is that translator.