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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (60)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Hidalgo, Plastic Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Hidalgo has been reviewed by 119 patients who have provided 60 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. David Hidalgo, MD, PC is board certified in Plastic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Breast Implants (Breast Implantation)
  • Breast Surgery (Mammaplasty)
  • Liposuction (Lipectomy)
  • Nose Job (Rhinoplasty)
  • Soft Tissue Cancer (Sarcoma)

Education & Awards

Dr. Hidalgo graduated from Georgetown University, Washington. He has 9 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Lower Jaw Bone Cancer (Mandibular Neoplasm)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1998 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2013, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2013 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2015)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
Upper East Side
Plastic Surgeon


Dr. Hidalgo has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell 
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia 


  • Italian

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Additional Information
Dr. David Hidalgo MD and PC is a male Plastic Surgeon, has 34 years of experience and practices in Plastic Surgery.
Where does Dr. David Hidalgo practice?
Dr. David Hidalgo has 1 office location.
Dr. David Hidalgo practices Plastic Surgery near New York, NY.
See New York Plastic Surgeons.