David A. Hidalgo, M.D.
Affiliations & Memberships
New York-Presbyterian Hospital: 1986 - present
Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital: 1986 - present
Southampton Hospital: 2000 - present
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center: 1986 - 2000
American Association of Plastic Surgeons
American College of Surgeons
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
New York State Medical Society
New York County Medical Society
New York Regional Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Dr. Hidalgo served as Chief of Plastic Surgery at Memorial Sloan-Kettering from 1992 to 2000. There he developed several important innovations in plastic surgery technique that have been adopted as the standard of care around the world.
Dr. Hidalgo serves as an editorial consultant for specialty journals Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Annals of Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Hidalgo has served on committees for both national organizations and regional hospitals:
American Society of Plastic Surgeons – CPT Advisory Committee and Domestic Symposia Committee
American Association of Plastic Surgeons – James Barrett-Brown Award Committee and Scientific Program Committee
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery – Question Writing Subcommittee for ABPS Recertification Examination
American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons – Scientific Program Committee and Practice Parameters Committee
Memorial Hospital – Surgical Executive Committee and Surgical Quality Assurance Committee
Honors and Awards
Member, Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
First Prize, Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation National Senior Residents Conference, 1985.
ASMS Award (American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons) for the best paper of the year to appear in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in 1989.
Best surgical technique video awards by Health And Sciences Network (1990) and American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons (1992).
James Barrett Brown Award (American Association of Plastic Surgeons) for the best scientific paper of the year to appear in the specialty journals Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Annals of Surgery in 1991.
Clinical Research Award (Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation), 2001.
Named in Best Doctors in America, Northeast Region (by Naifeh and Smith)
Cited in New York Magazines "Best Doctors in New York" in every issue published since inception.