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 Surgeonsand 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 is the Director of Plastic Surgery 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 Plastic Surgeons, Dr. Brown instructs the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Residents at the Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital.
Our team has worked together for many years, creating a warm and inviting atmosphere in the office. We take great pride in our reputation for delivering the finest care to our patients. Each member of our team has extensive knowledge of the products and services we offer and will readily share their personal experiences with cosmetic procedures. Our goal is to welcome you, educate you and provide you with the highest degree of attention with every visit to our practice.
Carolyn has been integral to the success of the practice since its inception in 1999, managing both its administrative and clinical operations. Carolyn places a strong emphasis on achieving natural results to help her patients look and feel their best, whatever their age.
Certified by both Allergan and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons as a Facial Aesthetics Injector, Carolyn provides non-surgical services such as Botox, Dermal Fillers, Microneedling/PRP and Laser Treatments. Additionally, she performs pre- and post-operative care and assists Dr. Brown with in-office surgery.
Carolyn is a Board-certified Adult-Gerontological Nurse Practitionerand has a background in medical-surgical intensive care nursing.She holds a Master of Science in Nursing degree from Yale University and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Connecticut. She is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgical Nurses as well as the American Society of Plastic Surgical Skin Care Specialists.