Dr. Blau is a board certified Plastic Surgeon and a Diplomate of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons for the last 25 years. He is Chief Emeritus of Plastic Surgery in the Westchester Ambulatory Surgical Center (with approximately 100 surgeons).
Dr. Blau specializes in plastic surgery with an emphasis on gynecomastia surgery. He was educated at the University of Tel-Aviv and received his Medical Degree in 1973. His internship and residency in General and Plastic Surgery were completed at the Albert Einstein Medical School in New York. Dr. Blau instructed medical students in the anatomy labs of both, the Albert Einstein College of medicine and the New York Medical College. His focus was on anatomy of the chest and breast.
Dr. Blau is an accomplished and a published author of many articles about gynecomastia. He has pioneer what he refers to as his "Natural Blend Technique" which minimizes incisions and maximized the aesthetic end result. His recurrence rate is less than 1% compared to the United States average which is 10 to 30%.
Dr. Blau was featured as an experienced gynecomastia surgeon in the August 2006 issue of "Plastic Surgery News," which is the official publication of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
Dr. Blau is regarded as a leading surgeon in the field of gynecomastia surgery. In 2008, he performed over 250 gynecomastia surgeries with without recurrence of this condition.
Several times each year, Dr. Blau updates his training in courses given by top U.S. universities (Harvard, UCLA and NYU) among others. He regularly attends seminars and conventions throughout the United States for the purpose of continuing education.
Most of the cosmetic procedures are done in Dr. Blau's surgical office-based facility in White Plains, N. Y, which is fully accredited by JCAHO (the same prestigious organization which accredits over 80% of the hospitals in the United States). His staff of professionals (anesthesiologists and surgical technicians) are fully accredited as well.
For the past 25 years, Dr. Blau has been affiliated with the White Plains Hospital Medical Center, which is located one block from his office.
Dr. Blau is an award winning artist and sculptor, with many of his works on display in his office. His pieces have been exhibited at various locations worldwide.