Kari L. Colen, M.D. completed Plastic Surgery training at the prestigious New York University Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery. During her training she spent time at NYU, Manhattan Eye Ear and Throat hospital, and Bellevue Hospital where she gained special knowledge and skills in the newest and most advanced techniques in Plastic Surgery. Because of her superior training in the top program in the country, Dr. Colen is able to deliver the most up-to-date care to her patients. During her training she authored numerous articles in plastic and aesthetic surgery and also helped design an interactive 3D surgical simulation model to better educate patients on plastic surgical procedures.
Dr. Kari Colen received her BA degree from Wesleyan University in CT. During her undergraduate education she spent nearly a year doing research in the world famous laboratory of Dr. Ian Taylor at the Royal Melbourne Hospital in Australia. Her research led to a landmark paper published in the Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. After graduation from Wesleyan University she spend another year doing research in the plastic surgery laboratory at NYU. She then attended The New York University School of Medicine in her hometown of New York City graduating at the top of her class with AOA honors and receiving her M.D. degree. She continued to train in General Surgery and then in Plastic Surgery at NYU.
Dr. Kari Colen joins the plastic surgery practice of her famous mother and father Dr. Helen and Stephen Colen in New York City.
Kari Colen, M.D. has clinical staff appointments at New York Eye and Ear Infirmary , Hackensack University Medical Center in NJ, and Maimonides Hospital in Brooklyn, NY.