Facial Feminization Surgery
Dr. Bastidas is a plastic and craniofacial surgeon specializing in aesthetic and reconstructive facial surgery. He is in-network with most major medical insurances.
Nicholas Bastidas MD
As a craniofacial surgeon, Dr. Bastidas MD has performed some of the most complex facial reconstructive cases involving the facial skeleton and overlying soft tissue. These cases include birth defects, trauma and defects related to cancer. Dr. Bastidas MD began doing transgender surgery over 15 years ago during his training. His passion for excellence and dedication to his patients is evident in his bedside manner and his surgical outcomes.
Our patients are our number one priority and we encourage open lines of communication. Our patients are given our work cellphone and can easily text or call, even off hours to ask a question or report a potential problem. Our goal is to make the entire process and seamless as possible and give our patients the support they deserve. In addition we offer in person as well as virtual visits to our patients who may be out of state or far away.
Dr. Bastidas MD is affiliated with the Northwell Health system and the Northwell Health Transgender Center. Surgery is performed at the Lenox Hill Hospital in NYC with a dedicated transgender team with knowledge of how to best serve our transgender patients. Our patients unanimously claim that their post-op stays in the hospital was like staying in a fine hotel, complete with a private room and chef designed meals. Being a part of a major academic medical center we can offer facial feminization and top surgery as in network, insurance covered services.