We take great pride in our reputation for delivering the highest quality of care while making our patients feel like family. Our long-tenured staff has worked together for many years, creating a familiar feel to the office that is warm and inviting. Our patient reviews consistently reflect the positive impact this welcoming atmosphere has on their experience with us. Each member of our team is extremely knowledgeable and will readily share their personal experiences with the procedures and products we offer. Our goal is to welcome you, educate you and provide you and your family with the highest degree of attention with every visit to our practice. We are confident that your experience with us will exceed your expectations.
Dr.Wilfred Brown is dual-Board certified plastic surgeon with over thirty years of experience in general and plastic surgery. Specializing in aesthetic surgery and non-surgical aesthetic procedures, Dr. Brown has a long record of excellent patient satisfaction as seen in his overwhelmingly positive reviews. A talented artist with a flair for drawing and painting, Dr. Brown chose to become a plastic surgeon because aesthetic medicine is a specialty where he could use not only his surgical skills, but incorporate his artistic ability as well. Using surgery and aesthetic injectables as tools, Dr. Brown combines his rigorous surgical training with his artistic capability to create beautifully natural results for his patients.
Dr. Brown is known for his approachable personality, calm demeanor and warm bedside manner which makes patients feel comfortable and at ease. Resoundingly, patients express how they find him to be so kind, genuine and down to earth. He establishes a collaborative rapport with his patients to better understand their cosmetic concerns and assist them with making informed decisions about their care. Through this open style of communication, he is able to provide a patient experience that consistently exceeds expectations. He believes strongly in providing natural, refreshed and balanced results that enhance and rejuvenate unique beauty without changing someone’s fundamental appearance. His reviews and results speak for themselves.
Dr. Brown completed his medical training at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa. He relocated to the United Stated in 1988 and completed an internship in Internal Medicine at the Jersey City Medical Center followed by a six-year residency in General Surgery through a Yale University affiliate. During his surgical residency, he spent one year researching the viability of cryopreserved skin at the Yale University Skin Bank and Burn Unit, for which he won numerous awards. He completed his training with a two-year fellowship in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery through Pennsylvania State University.
Dr. Brown is certified by both the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Plastic Surgery, a distinction held by few plastic surgeons. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons as well as a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons and several regional plastic surgery societies.
Dr. Brown established his solo practice in Connecticut in 1999. Since 2010, he has divided his time between his Connecticut and Manhattan practices. In Manhattan, Dr. Brown holds privileges at Lenox Hill Hospital and practices at the prestigious Laser and Skin Surgery Center of New York, led by world-renowned dermatologist, Dr. Roy Geronemus.
Feeling strongly about the education of the next generation of surgeons, Dr. Brown instructs the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and General Surgery residents at Trinity Health in Connecticut and Northwell Health in New York.
Carolyn has been working alongside Dr. Brown since the practice was established in 1999. Their long-term partnership provides a strong sense of familiarity and continuity to patient care, which contributes to the warm atmosphere of the office. Trained for over twenty years under Dr. Brown’s expert tutelage with broad exposure to a wide range of aesthetic concerns, Carolyn is adept at providing quality aesthetic care. As a working mom, she offers insights and considerations from the female perspective, which patients find beneficial when making decisions about their care. Carolyn is passionate about health and wellness, and is cognizant of how feeling confident and comfortable with one’s personal appearance contributes to an overall sense of well-being.
In addition to assisting Dr. Brown with the care of his surgical patients, Carolyn has an active aesthetics practice providing non-surgical treatments such as aesthetic injectables, laser treatments and skincare treatments. Carolyn recognizes the value of having a healthy appearance, and enjoys translating her patients’ concerns into concrete and proactive steps. Whether through non-surgical options or prescribing an effective skincare regimen, Carolyn helps her patients to achieve results that enhance and complement their natural appearance.
As a Nurse Practitioner with an MBA, Carolyn’s unique blend of education, training, and experience brings an additional layer of professionalism and expertise to the practice. Carolyn earned her Master of Science in Nursing from Yale University and her Master of Business Administration from the University of Connecticut. She is Board-certified as an Adult-Gerontological Primary Care Nurse Practitioner through the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She has been trained and certified by Allergan in the use of Botox and Juvederm and is certified by the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons as a Facial Aesthetics Injector.