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William B. Nolan, M.D.


William B. Nolan, M.D.

Distinguished among board-certified plastic surgeons in Westchester County, NY, Dr. William B. Nolan has 25+ years of experience. He performs all cosmetic and plastic surgery procedures for patients of The Center for Dermatology, Cosmetic & Laser Surgery.

Board Certified

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery, 1987

Education and Training

  • Stanford University, B.Sc., 1972
  • UCLA School of Medicine, M.D., 1978
  • Stanford University General/Plastic Surgery Residency, 1978 to 1984
  • Plastic Surgery/Hand Fellowship, Roosevelt Hospital Columbia University, 1982
  • Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship, New York University, 1985

Medical School Awards for Teaching Excellence

  • New York University, 1987
  • Cornell University, 2004

Professional Career

  • Program Director for Cosmetic Surgery Training, New York University/MEETH, 1985 to 1997
  • Associate, CV Starr Center, New York, 1986 to 1997
  • Editor, New York Plastic Surgery Foundation, 1985 to 2008
    Produced over 100 professional teaching films in cosmetic surgery.
  • Assistant Professor of Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Cornell University 1997 to 2005
  • Co-Director Cornell Aesthetic Laser Center, Cornell University 2000 to 2005
  • New York Magazine Best Doctors List, Plastic Surgery
  • Castle and Connelly's "Top Doctors List" New York Metro area
  • Associate, Spa-MD, La Jolla, California 2006 to 2008

Charitable Endeavors

Since 1980, Dr. Nolan has done volunteer work for children in Asia, Central America, and South America with the Interplast Surgery and Smile Train organizations.

Professional Journals

  • Nolan WB. Acute management of thermal injury. Annuals of Plastic Surgery. 7:243-51, 1991 Sept.
  • Nolan WB. Vistnes LM. Correction of lower eyelid ptosis in the anophthalmic orbit: a long-term follow-up. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 72(3):289-93, 1983 Sep.
  • Nolan WB. Eaton RG. A Darrach procedure for distal ulnar pathology derangements. Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research. (275):85-9, 1992 Feb.
  • Nolan WB. Alkaitis D. Glickel SZ. Snow S. Results of treatment of severe carpal tunnel syndrome. Journal of Hand Surgery - American Volume. 17(6):1020-3, 1992 Nov.
  • LeRoy JL Jr. Rees TD. Nolan WB. Infections requiring hospital readmission following face lift surgery: incidence, treatment, and sequelae. [Journal Article] Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 93(3):533-6, 1994 Mar.
  • Rees TD. Barone CM. Valauri FA. Ginsberg GD. Nolan WB. Hematomas requiring surgical evacuation following face lift surgery. [Journal Article] Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 93(6):1185-90, 1994 May.
  • Freund RM. Nolan WB. Correlation between brow lift outcomes and aesthetic ideals for eyebrow height and shape in females. [Journal Article] Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. 97(7):1343-8, 1996 Jun.
  • Swift W, Nolan WB, Aston SJ. Endoscopic brow lift: objective results after one year. Aesthetic Surgery. 19: 287-292, 1999 July.
  • Talmor M, Nolan WB, COX-2 upregulation in Idiopathic Carpal tunnel syndrome. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, 122(7): 1807-1814, 2003.
  • Newman M, Nolan WB. Management Strategy for Compartment Syndrome of the Upper Extremity arising during anticoagulation or thrombolytic therapy: an increasingly common surgical dilemma. Annals of Plastic Surgery, 51: 308-313,2003
  • Patel M, Nolan WB, Talmor M. A prospective randomized comparison of Botox and Collagen for the treatment of glabellar rhytids. Annals of Plastic Surgery, 52 (5): 442-447, 2004.
  • Danikas D, Neumeister M, Nolan W. Intrinsic hand deformity., 2004
  • Ronel D, Spann M, Newman M, Nolan W. Skin resurfacing: Erbium Yag, 2004.
  • Nolan W. "In-between" facial aesthetic surgery, American Spa Magazine, March 2008.

Book Chapters

  • Nolan, W, Rees, T: Lower eyelid blepharoplasty, book chapter in Oculoplastic, Orbital, and Reconstructive Surgery, Ed. Hornblass, A, Williams and Wilkins, 485-499, 1988. Eaton RJ, Nolan W: Hand problems in performing artists, J. Medical Problems of Performing Artists, vol 3, no. 3, Oct, 1988.
  • Nolan W, Eaton R: Painful neuromas of the upper extremity, in Management of Peripheral Nerve Problems, 2nd edition, Ed. Omer G, WB Saunders, 146-150, 1998.
  • Nolan, W. Extensor tendon repair and reconstruction, in Plastic Surgery, eds. Mathes S, Hentz V, Saunders, 2005.


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