Upper East Side

One of the most prestigious addresses in New York City, the Upper East Side combines refined culture with rich history, luxury shopping, and lush, green spaces -offering an elegant space away from downtown’s hustle and bustle.

About the Upper East Side

Before becoming the upscale metropolitan neighborhood it is today, the Upper East Side was once the center for rural farmlands and market gardens. It wasn’t until 1837 when the New York and Harlem Railroad allowed commercial development to begin. And when the El trains helped link the Upper East Side to other parts of the city, the local population grew rapidly, and the neighborhood eventually earned the reputation as a premier elite residential destination.

Today, the Upper East Side continues to embody classic New York sophistication with its attractive blend of boutiques, museums, restaurants, schools, churches, and top-rated nightlife.

Where to Eat on the Upper East Side

New York City is one big melting pot of world cuisines, so dining on spectacular dishes won’t be a problem on the Upper East Side.

Sfogila is a rustic trattoria offering diners authentic country Italian fare in a charming setting. Farmhouse furniture adorned with fresh flowers provide the perfect tablescape for a creative seasonal menu inspired by local produce. Sumptuous dishes include pappardelle ala bolognese and goat cheese agnolotti made with handmade pasta.

Little Frog is a Parisian-style bistro –complete with a bar, a terrasse, and a secret back patio. Their well-rounded menu paired with an extensive wine list and seasonal cocktails will surely satisfy any discerning palate. Diners can enjoy straightforward French fare such as steak tartare, moules frites, roasted duck in peppercorn sauce, and crème brûlée.

What to Do on the Upper East Side

A historic, beautiful, and highly cosmopolitan part of New York City, the Upper East Side won’t disappoint when it comes to its offerings of world-famous museums and retail therapy options.

Museum Mile is a near-30 block section of Fifth Avenue that is home to some of the world’s most renowned cultural institutions. Art enthusiasts can tour The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Guggenheim, the Africa Center, and other noteworthy museums in between.

For an urban escape, there is always Central Park. Meadows, woodlands, and lakes offer the perfect backdrop for strolls, picnics, concerts, outdoor exercise, boating, or sightseeing. 

Madison Avenue is a shopping mecca for luxury shoppers. Tory Burch, Fendi, Ralph Lauren, and Lily Pulitzer are just some of the 150 designer boutiques that can be found at this mile-and-a-half shopping destination. It’s the best place for anyone who desires to wear off-the-runway looks.

Plastic Surgery Services on the Upper East Side

Double-board certified facial plastic surgeon, Dr. Philip Miller, is considered one of the country’s leading experts in rhinoplasty and facial rejuvenation. He has over 20 years of experience within the facial plastic surgery industry and has performed over 5,000 successful surgeries.

To ensure patients achieve the best results possible, Dr. Miller offers a proprietary consultation process called NatraLook. This process evaluates and expands the typical plastic surgery experience into a safe, collaborative environment where patients can explore their aesthetic confidence. This opportunity allows Dr. Miller and his patients to create a unified vision for their results and the most natural outcome possible. 

Treatments Offered

Schedule a Consultation with a Plastic Surgeon on the Upper East Side

Dr. Miller specializes in cosmetic facial procedures and can create custom treatment plans that combine minimally invasive techniques and advanced technology to help patients achieve the best version of themselves. To learn more, contact Gotham Plastic Surgery in Manhattan, New York.

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Plastic Surgery from Head to Toe

At Gotham Plastic Surgery, we create custom treatment plans that combine minimally-invasive techniques and advanced technology to help patients achieve the best version of themselves. Our unique NatraFace™ approach addresses both restorative and transformative changes.

Gotham’s expert physicians perform advanced surgical and non-surgical procedures that smooth the skin around the eyes to give patients a refreshed look. Our custom NatraEye™ technique combines the use of chemical peels, lasers, eyelash enhancement, and injectables with precision procedures, including:

Our esteemed surgeons utilize the NatraNose™ technique to bring together innovative artistry and unparalleled skill to deliver results that look natural, improve nasal function, and help achieve each patient’s aesthetic goals.

Regardless of your aesthetic goals, Gotham has the skill and technique required for the breast procedure that suits you. Whether adding symmetry or restoring the breast following a mastectomy, Gotham provides patients with enhanced feminine contours and improved body proportions.

Patients from all over the world have undergone amazing body transformation at Gotham, enjoying slimmer bodies with satisfying contours. Our advanced physicians apply their skill and expert technique to precisely sculpt other areas of the body, including the cheeks, chin, buttocks, hips, love handles, knees, upper arms, thighs, and even the neck.

Known for our flawless techniques and a range of skincare options, Gotham Plastic Surgery has all the tools necessary for complete, natural, and comprehensive rejuvenation. As part of a customized treatment plan, these procedures can be performed standalone or in combination with surgical procedures for even more impressive results.

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The Plastic Surgery Podcast with Dr. Philip Miller

Tune into The Plastic Surgery Podcast, hosted by facial plastic surgeon Dr. Philip Miller. Dr. Miller is here to answer your questions, de-mystify plastic surgery, and help you feel more knowledgeable and empowered about any procedure performed at our center.

  • Episode 44: My First Time

    8 min
  • Episode 43: Top 10 Reasons Not To Get A Rhinoplasty ( Plastic Surgery)

    20 min
  • Episode 42 : Osteomas & Lipomas

    11 min
  • Episode 41: All Ears Considered!

    8 min
  • Episode 40: Infrared Light Therapy

    9 min
  • Episode 39: Beauty, the Plateau

    6 min
  • Episode 38: Botox and Dermal Fillers

    3 min
  • Episode 37: Cost of Rhinoplasty

    1 min
  • Episode 36: Different Types of Nasal Surgeries

    3 min
  • Episode 35: Do You Have to Break the Nose for Rhinoplasty?

    2 min
  • Episode 34: Do You Have to Stay Overnight After Having a Rhinoplasty?

    2 min
  • Episode 33: Don't Have a Rhinoplasty!

    2 min
  • Episode 32: Endonasal or External

    1 min
  • Episode 31: Are You a Candidate?

    2 min
  • Episode 31: Asian Nose Job

    3 min
  • Episode 30: In The Office

    17 min
  • Episode 29: Can My Nose be Made Smaller?

    4 min
  • Episode 28: Can't Breath Through Nose

    3 min
  • Episode 27: Chin Implants - Mentoplasty

    2 min
  • Episode 26: Columellar Struts

    23 sec
  • Episode 25: Common Terms

    5 min
  • Episode 24: Connection Between Facial Resurfacing and Tattooing

    5 min
  • Episode 23: The Sooner, The Better?

    4 min
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Plastic Surgery w/ Dr. Miller

Plastic Surgery w/ Dr. Miller

If you're thinking about getting a lift, nip, or tuck, this app is for you. It's the most comprehensive pocket encyclopedia of plastic surgery terms, before and after photos, and visualization tools to help you really know what to expect from a procedure, including seeing potential results on your own photo. This app is only available on the App Store for iOS devices.

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Plastic Surgery w/ Dr. Steinbrech

Plastic Surgery w/ Dr. Steinbrech

"Men’s Plastic Surgery" is an app created by renowned plastic surgeon Dr. Steinbrech, board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgeons under the American Board of Medical Specialties. With this app, you can peruse specials, check out unique promotions, view before and after photos, and join our private social media community.

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