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Dr. Tal Dagan

Facial Plastic Surgery
New York, NY
25 years experience male

Locations

Office

Levittown, NY

Address

2870 Hempstead Tpke, Suite 203, Levittown, NY
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My office hours

Wednesday: 8:00am - 6:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

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Office

Old Broonville, NY

Office

New York, NY

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New york, NY

Office

Rockville Centre, NY

About

Bio

A leader in the field of otolaryngology head and neck surgery, facial and reconstructive cosmetic surgery, Dr. Tal Dagan has developed breakthrough techniques including minimally invasive surgical techniques, Liquid (non surgical) and 90 Minute Seamless (surgical) Face Lifts. His special interest is in facial rejuvenation with minimally invasive procedures and the treatment and prevention of early facial aging. Dr. Dagan’s innovative approach is the realization of his refined aesthetic and extensive reconstructive facial surgery experience. Dagan has distinguished himself with a wide range of professional credentials and provides his patients with a wealth of medical knowledge and highly skilled clinical techniques. He is board certified in Ear, Nose, Throat, Head and Neck Surgery and has trained in multiple subpecialties with a dual fellowship in Facial, Plastic and Reconstructive as well as Craniofacial Surgery. Dr. Dagan is an active member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, the New York Facial Plastic Surgery Society. He is also a fellow of the esteemed American College of Surgeons and a fellow member of the American Medical Association. He has studied and trained at some of the most highly regarded medical and educational institutions including the world famous Cleveland Clinic, Columbia University and the Tel Aviv Sackler School of Medicine. At Columbia University’s St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital he participated with Dr. Peter Costantino on complex reconstructive surgery. Some of the surgical innovations have been featured at The Learning Channel’s (TLC) TV Special ‘amazing Medical Stories’. He currently performs surgery at his private facility near Manhattan’s Rockefeller Center plaza. He is also on the medical staff at the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, Lenox Hill Hospital, Manhattan Eye and Ear Infirmary, St. Barnabas medical center and Staten Island Universty Hospital. Dr. Dagan performs hundreds of cosmetic and Otolaryngology surgical procedures per year. His training and expertise includes all aspects of facial plastic and reconstructive surgery including state of the art minimally invasive non-surgical procedures.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Facial Plastic Surgery

ENT and Head and Neck Surgery

Licenses

United States: New York

Languages spoken

Amharic, Arabic, Bulgarian, Cantonese, Croatian, Czech, Danish, English, Finnish, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Norwegian (Nynorsk), Persian, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese

Doctor Q&A

86 Answers
8 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Ointments: Bismuth subsalicylate (kaopectate) may protect raw mucosa and accelerate healing. Multivitamins with iron are sometimes recommended but do not have an... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Dark circles: Dark circles around the eyes have different causes. I suggest going to a facial plastic surgeon for a consult to better understand the reason. There a... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Signs of pneumonia: A persistent cough and fever over 102 fever commonly with shaking chills and sweating (although older people may have lower-than-normal body temperatu... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Cough & throat itch: Frequent throat clearing, mucous sensation in the throat that is worst in the morning, a sensation that something is stuck in the throat and a throat ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Flu: You have the signs of a minor viral illness affecting your upper respiratory tract. There is no way to prevent the onset of a flu at this point ( a vi... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Bumps on tongue: Our tongue has "normal bumps", the taste buds. However, the new appearance of tiny red/white bumps is generally referred to as “lie bumps”. The condit... Read More
A 60-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Aging face treatment: Please keep in mind that the most ideal way to deal with signs of aging (jowls, sagging upper eyelids, bulging lower eyelids, fallen cheeks) is still ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Tongue bumps: Bumps on the side of tongue are commonly as a result of biting the side of the tongue which can cause a hardened lump or bump underneath the surface. ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Cough and phlegm: If cough produces yellow-green phlegm, there may be a concern that the source of your symptoms may be a bacterial bronchitis that may require antibiot... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Quick Recovery: Generally a chin implant is a less invasive treatment with a minimal incision performed on the inside of the mouth or under the chin. In either case, ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Reconstruction : Reconstruction of the face after removal of a jaw cyst may or may not be necessary depending on two factors. Sometimes, depending on the size and loca... Read More
A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
In : In assessing which procedure is best for you, it is important to know whether it is just the skin cover alone that is loose or a combination of loose ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
The : The difference between suction assisted (regular) liposuction and laser assisted liposuction is the heat that derives from the energy of the laser und... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Estimates : Estimates are that 80 percent of all nasal septums are off-center, a condition that is generally not noticed. A “deviated septum” occurs when the ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Aphthous stomatitis: Cold blisters or aphtha, are raw areas that appear on the lining of the inside of your mouth, tongue, throat, and lips. They may commonly appear as a ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Fish Allergy: Fish allergy is a reaction certain people get from eating certain fish. Pollock, salmon, cod, tuna, snapper, eel, and tilapia are among the fish that ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
The : The white part of the eye surrounding the curves is called the conjunctiva. This outer lining of the eye may uncommonly swell during an allergic react... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Chin Implant Defined: Chin implant is a synthetic material that is shaped in the contour of your chin to augment or enlarge a weak chin in a surgical procedure called chin ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Non-surgical : Non-surgical facelift is a marketing term which is very nonspecific. It includes within it, a liquid facelift which is the use of one or more type of ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Implant Definition: An implant is a medical device manufactured to replace a missing biological structure, support a damaged biological structure, or enhance an existing ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
The : The best thing to do is to make an appointment with an ear nose and throat doctor to look inside the ear and determine the source of your pain rather ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Some : Some general information about cosmetic injectibles in the face. We have four types of materials we generally inject in order to improve the appearanc... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
First : First elevess is not the first filler to have an anesthetic coupled with it, and those which do not can be premixed with Lidocaine to get numbing effe... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Inflammation : Inflammation of the sinuses may arise as a result of allergies, upper respiratory tract infections with viruses, bacteria or fungi (yeast infection) a... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Goiter: Small goiters usually do not require surgical removal. They are usually treated medically by either suppressing the activity of the thyroid gland with... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Worth visit to ENT : Some of your symptoms are characteristic of either gastroesophageal or laryngoesophageal reflux. Abdominal pain, diarrhea, nausea, belching, bitter or... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Clam Allergy: Clam is a type of shellfish. Shellfish allergy is the most common food allergy among adults in the United States. Skin reactions such as hives or ecze... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Although : Although hoarseness is a very nonspecific symptom in general presenting as a symptom of a list of benign conditions including voice overuse, acid refl... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
As : As a former surgeon for lifestyle lift, i would highly recommend inquiring with your local facial plastic surgeon about minimally invasive facelift pr... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Mucolytic meds: Generally in smokers it is common to have chronic bronchitis and they may require prescription medications. Acute bronchitis or the occasional phlegm ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Best and simplest: Initially, if untreated, nasal steroid spray, allergy meds if caused by allergies, corticosteroid medications by mouth. If treated and not resolved wi... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
What is good stuff?: The treatment of chronic sinusitis is generally nasal antiinflammatory sprays, allergy meds if called for, corticosteroid medications and antibiotics.... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
U need to see an ENT: A bump on the lip can be a variety of different things. Commonly the mucosal lining of the lip (the red more moist part) contains tiny glands that sec... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
It depends.: Generally, a strep throat occurs as a result of the overgrowth of bacteria lining your tonsils. A strep throat is usually treated with antibiotics. A ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
From : From my experience and the collective experience of other juvederm expert injectors, the length of duration of juvederm varies between 3 and 9 months ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
I : I agree with the previous answer, artefill is a long lasting filler that is best reserved for deeper type wrinkles or concavities in the face like the... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
The unavoidable: Generally swimmer's ear can occur in people who clean their ears too frequently with q-tips, swimming in unsanitary water but can also happen for reas... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Absolutely not: If you have swimmer's ear you should avoid swimming and water in your ear including salt water. The treatment of swimmer's ear is generally an ear cle... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
It : It is important to see an ENT in this case to investigate the root cause of your problem. Discharge from one side of the nose, if watery and not thick... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
People : People with obstructive sleep apnea have an airway that is more narrow than normal, usually at the nose, back of the nose (nasopharynx), base of the t... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
In : In the first week to ten days after traumatic injury to the nose, if the nasal bones are broken and displaced with or without displacement of the nasa... Read More
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Fish : Fish bones are very thin and sharp and may get stuck anywhere within the oral cavity, tonsils, back of your throat or slightly further down your throa... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
In : In general, it is a relative challenge to convince insurance companies to cover procedures that are cosmetic in nature. However, some insurance compan... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
There : There is no known cream or ointment that will help to heal the skin of the nose after nose surgery. As a matter of fact, usually after rhinoplasty (no... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
I : I agree with my esteemed colleagues' answers above. Just a little note about swelling of the bridge of the nose (the outer skin of the nose) without a... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Dog allergy: A reaction in some people to exposure to the dander on dogs that results in coughing and wheezing, red, itchy eyes runny, itchy, stuffy nose, sneezin... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Pulsations in ear: If the pulsating sensation in the ear is recent and related to the sinus pressure in your head and cold symptoms, it is to be expected. A cold common... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Pop and water in the: This complaint may be due to either water or wax that are trapped in your outer ear canal, fluid collection behind your ear drum as commonly happens a... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Tonsil white patches: It really is important you see your ear nose and throat doctor. The patches on the tonsils may either be a continuation of the strep bacterial infecti... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tal Dagan
Facial Plastic Surgery 25 years experience
Sinus congestion: Sinus pressure can be initially treated with oral decongestans like sudafed, nyquil daytime/nighttime, nasal saline sprays and Mucinex (guaifenesin) (... Read More

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Testimonials
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I endorse this doctor.Tal is a great clinician and an excellent surgeon. He has a significant clinical experience treating a variety of ENT disease. He has great clinical results.
HealthTap member
Dec 16, 2012
Dr. Dagan did a mini facelift. He prepared me well for the pre and post op experience. There was very little downtime and a very thorough follow-up. He has an open friendly personality and is very hon...Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Dagan is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Ok also I didn't have room but green mucus 1 nostril congested no blood present was swabed for strep came back neg. Finished the pills sun.
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thanks, but ill visit a doctor only if there is no other way, because im not at my home country and doctors are expensive here..
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Your advice reminded me to revisit my gastroenterologist.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Israel Institute of Technology, Rappaport Faculty of Medicine
Graduated 1997MD

Medical/Graduate school

Touro College
Graduated 1993MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Rochester
Graduated 1992MD

Medical/Graduate school

Technion Israel Institute of Technology Faculty of Medicine (TeAMS), Israel
Graduated 1997MD

Residency

Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Residency

Chaim Sheba Medical Center at Tel Hashomer

Awards

New York Patients' Choice Award, Choice Award
New York Patient's Choice Award, Patients' Choice
Patient's Choice Award 2010

Affiliations

American Medical Association
American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
American College of Surgeons

Publications

The suprameatal approach: an alternative surgical approach to cochlear implantation
. Lethal photosensitization of oral pathogens via a red-filtered halogen lamp
Quality of life of well-differentiated thyroid carcinoma patients
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