AboutDr. Michael Christy, MD, MA is a Doctor primarily located in Garden City, NY, with other offices in Greenvale, NY and Babylon, NY. He has 19 years of experience. His specialties include Plastic Surgery and General Surgery. Dr. Christy is affiliated with Baltimore Washington Medical Center, Baltimore Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Howard County General Hospital. He speaks English.
Dr. Michael Christy has the following 2 specialties
- Plastic Surgery
A plastic surgery specialist is a physician with extensive training in the execution of plastic surgery procedures.
Plastic surgery is the use of surgical procedures to rebuild or reshape injured or misshapen body parts. Congenital defects, such as a cleft lip or palate, can be corrected by a plastic surgery specialist. Injuries sustained during auto accidents also may require the services of a plastic surgery specialist. These procedures fall under the category of reconstructive plastic surgery.
The other category of plastic surgery is cosmetic plastic surgery. Plastic surgery specialists often perform procedures like breast augmentation, face lifts, tummy tucks, liposuction, and lip injection as elective surgeries for patients who wish to make aesthetic improvements.
- General Surgery
A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.
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- Cosmetic Surgery
- Eyelid surgery (Blepharoplasty)
- Hair Restoration
- Laser Resurfacing
- Oophoritis (Ovary inflammation)
- Reconstructive Surgery
- Skin Cancer
- Soft Tissue Injuries
Dr. Christy is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Baltimore Washington Medical Center
301 Hospital Dr
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Baltimore Veterans Affairs Medical Center
10 N Greene St
Baltimore, MD 21201
Howard County General Hospital
5755 Cedar Ln
Columbia, MD 21044
University Of Maryland Medical Center
22 S Greene St
Baltimore, MD 21201
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
600 N Wolfe St
Baltimore, MD 21287
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
4940 Eastern Ave
Baltimore, MD 21224
19 Years Experience
Boston University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1997
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