Sidney Rabinowitz, MD, FACS, Physician

Dr. Rabinowitz is triple board certified in general surgery, plastic surgery, and hand and microsurgery, and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS). He is director of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, NJ.

Dr. Rabinowitz is an Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery at Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine.  He has expertise in all aspects of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, microsurgery, and Orthopedic hand and wrist surgery.

Dr. Rabinowitz makes sure to dedicate his full attention to each patient who comes in for a consultation, taking the necessary time to address any concerns, and is happy to address all patient questions. All treatment decisions are carefully considered, with the patient’s health, comfort, goals, and safety as the top priorities. Dr. Rabinowitz is current with the latest procedures and cutting-edge technologies for the benefit of his patients.

Dr. Rabinowitz completed his undergraduate education as a Chemical Engineer at Washington University in St. Louis before attending medical school at New York University School of Medicine. After earning his doctorate in 1987, he went on to complete more than nine years of medical training, including: General Surgery Residency and Chief Residency, SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn (Chief Resident), Plastic Surgery Residency, Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School (Chief Resident), Hand and Microsurgery Fellowship, California Pacific Medical Center, and a two-year Research Fellowship, SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn. He has consistently been named a Top Doctor in Bergen County Magazine, 201 Magazine, and NJ Monthly for both Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, as well as Hand and Microsurgery.

As an active member of the medical community, Dr. Rabinowitz is a part of numerous professional societies, including: The American Society of Plastic Surgeons, The American Society for Surgery of the Hand, The American Medical Association, New Jersey Society of Plastic Surgeons, and Bergen County Medical Society.

New Jersey Hospital Affiliations:

  • Hackensack University Medical Center
  • Valley Hospital