Nolan Karp at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Nolan S. Karp, MD

  • Specialties: Breast Plastic Surgery, Cosmetic Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-355-5779

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

breast plastic surgery, breast reduction, breast surgery, breast augmentation, abdominoplasty, liposuction, facelift, eyelid repair, birthmark, maxillofacial injuries


  • ProfessorHansjorg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery - Plastic Surgery, 1994
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, NYU Medical Center, Microsurgery, 1992
  • Residency, NYU Medical Center, Surgery (Plastic), 1991
  • Residency, NYU Medical Center, Surgery, 1988
  • MD from Northwestern University, 1983

Locations and Appointments

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  • Aetna
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Indemnity
    • Aetna International
    • Aetna Medicare Managed Care
    • Aetna Meritain Health
    • Aetna Open Access Elect Choice (EPO)
    • Aetna Open Access HMO
    • Aetna POS
    • Aetna PPO
    • Aetna Student Health
    • Chesterfield Resources Inc
    • Christian Brothers Services
    • CoreSource
    • Nippon Life Of America - Aetna
    • Nippon Life-Aetna
    • Starmark
    • WellNet
  • BCBS Out of State
    • BCBS Out/State Medicare
    • BCBS Out/State EPO
    • BCBS Out/State HMO
    • BCBS Out/State Indemnity
    • BCBS Out/State POS
    • BCBS Out/State PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • BCBS Bronze Guided Access Exchange
    • BCBS Bronze Guided Access HSA Exchange
    • BCBS Catastrophic Guided Access Exchange
    • BCBS Child Health Plus
    • BCBS EPO
    • BCBS Federal Program
    • BCBS Global Transplants
    • BCBS Gold Guided Access Exchange
    • BCBS HMO
    • BCBS Healthy New York
    • BCBS Indemnity
    • BCBS Mediblue Medicare HMO
    • BCBS Mediblue Medicare PPO
    • BCBS Open Access PPO (Hb Only)
    • BCBS POS
    • BCBS PPO
    • BCBS Pathway
    • BCBS Pathway Enhanced
    • BCBS Pathway X Enhanced
    • BCBS Platinum Guided Access Exchange
    • BCBS Silver Guided Access Exchange
    • BCBS Silver Guided Access HSA Exchange
    • Local 32BJ SEIU
    • Unicare
  • Carecore
    • CareCore Aetna
    • CareCore Oxford
    • CareCore Oxford Medicare Advant
  • Champva
    • Champva
  • Cigna
    • Cigna Behavioral Health
    • Cigna Great West PPO
    • Cigna HMO
    • Cigna Indemnity
    • Cigna Managed Care/POS
    • Cigna NALC
    • Cigna Open Access
    • Cigna Open Access PPO
    • Cigna PPO
    • Cigna Premier Plus
    • Great West HMO
    • MVP-Cigna Network
  • GHI
    • GHI Medicare Supplement
  • MVP Select Care Inc
    • MVP Preferred EPO
    • MVP Select Care Inc.
  • Magnacare
    • CDPHP
    • Cement & Concrete Workers District Council
    • Consolidated Health Plan
    • Independent Care Plus
    • Magnacare Direct Plus
    • Magnacare PPO
    • National Health Plan
  • Medicare
    • Medicare Part A
    • Medicare Part A and B
    • Medicare Part B
  • Oscar
    • Oscar Bronze Edge Exchange
    • Oscar Gold Edge Exchange
    • Oscar Platinum Edge Exchange
    • Oscar Silver Edge Exchange
  • Oxford
    • OptumHealth Behavioral Solutions
    • OptumHealth Plans Freedom
    • Oxford Health Plans Liberty
    • Oxford Optum Health
  • Railroad Medicare
    • Palmetto GBA Railroad Medicare
  • United Healthcare
    • AARP Medicare Complete
    • OptumHealth Behavioral Solutions
    • Oxford Health Plans Medicare Advantage
    • UHC AARP Medicare Complete Essential
    • UMR
    • United Health Care Charter
    • United Health Care Options PPO (NYULMC Employees)
    • United Healthcare CareCore
    • United Healthcare Choice
    • United Healthcare Choice (NYULMC Employees)
    • United Healthcare Choice NSLIJ
    • United Healthcare EPO
    • United Healthcare HMO
    • United Healthcare Inde
    • United Healthcare Medicare
    • United Healthcare Navigate
    • United Healthcare POS
    • United Healthcare PPO
    • United Healthcare Student Resources
  • Veterans Admin. Referral
    • Veterans Admin. Referral
NYU Plastic Surgery Associates

305 East 47th Street, Suite 1A
New York, NY 10017

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My Research


Dr. Karp's current research interests include 3D imaging to improve the quality of breast reduction, reconstruction and augmentation, anesthesia techniques to shorten and improve the recovery of all breast procedures, and short-scar and skin-sparing mastectomy breast reconstruction. Dr. Karp is also involved in studies to improve breast reconstruction with fat injections. His has recently written book chapters on male breast reduction (gynecomastia) and breast augmentaion and mastopexy.


  • "Breast in a Day": Examining Single-Stage Immediate, Permanent Implant Reconstruction in Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy

    Choi, Mihye; Frey, Jordan D; Alperovich, Michael; Levine, Jamie P; Karp, Nolan S Choi, Mihye; Frey, Jordan D; Alperovich, Michael; Levine, Jamie P; Karp, Nolan S
    Plastic & reconstructive surgery. 2016 Aug. 138 (2): 184e-191e

  • Oncologic outcomes after nipple-sparing mastectomy: A single-institution experience [Meeting Abstract]

    Guth, A A; Frey, J D; Alperovich, M; Kim, J C; Axelrod, D M; Shapiro, R L; Choi, M; Karp, N S; Schnabel, F R Guth, A A; Frey, J D; Alperovich, M; Kim, J C; Axelrod, D M; Shapiro, R L; Choi, M; Karp, N S; Schnabel, F R
    Cancer research. 2016 15 Feb 2016. 76 (4):

  • Response to Letter to the Editor on "Three-dimensional surface imaging is not enough for surgical simulation" [Letter]

    Karp, Nolan S Karp, Nolan S
    Plastic & reconstructive surgery. 2016 Jan . 137 (1): 247e-248e

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