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Work experience


Plastic surgeon

Howard T. Bellin, MD PC

I am a board certified plastic surgeon performing plastic surgery.


Sep 1953Jun 1957


Amherst College

Explorers Club Lotos Club - New York - Chairman of Science and Technology Committee Member Mashomack Game Preserve - Pine Plains New York Member Millbrook Golf and Tennis Club - Millbrook, NY Member Tamarac Game Preserve - Millbrook, NY /Golf, White water rafting, Tennis, Swiming, Water skiing. Competed on Amherst College track team - 100 yd. dash and Long jump

Community Service

I have performed humanitarian surgery as follows: Afghanistan – 1971 (Reconstructive surgery) Israel – 1973 (Yom Kippur War – acute casualties) Honduras – 1974 (Hurricane Fifi) Kenya – 1975 (Reconstructive surgery) Guatemala – 1976 (Earthquake) Ecuador – 1978, (Reconstructive surgery) USSR – 1979 (Reconstructive surgery) Ecuador – 1990 (Reconstructive surgery) Latvia – 1999 (Reconstructive surgery) Kosovo and Albania – 2001 (Reconstructive surgery) Tanzania – 2007 (Reconstructive surgery)


When it comes to plastic and cosmetic surgery, people want an experienced doctor who can balance his or her experience with a caring human touch. As the Founder of New York City-based CosMedica, Dr. Howard T. Bellin has established himself as a leader in the field and a man who achieves the natural results his patients seek. Additionally, Dr. Bellin is a physician patients can trust and one who knows how to address their body image issues in a professional and constructive fashion. As a physician, Dr. Bellin performs all of CosMedica’s plastic surgeries. Over the course of his distinguished career, Dr. Bellin has performed more than 11,000 operations, including more thaqn 4,500 rhinoplasties (nose surgeries), 2,000 breast enlargements, 1,500 liposuctions, and 1,500 eyelid rejuvenations; as well as large numbers of face lifts and tummy tucks. Dr. Bellin has even developed several techniques in the areas of liposuction, breast augmentation, nasal reconstruction, and jaw enlargement. Dr. Bellin’s practice has consistently garnered positive coverage from many national media outlets. He has been featured in major publications, such as the New York Times, Time Magazine, and Cosmopolitan, and has been featured on national television programs, including 20/20 and Oprah. Dr. Bellin performs all of his surgeries within a state-of-the-art operating facility located on New York City's Upper East Side that is certified by the Joint Hospital Commission, the same agency that accredits hospital operating rooms. The staff of CosMedica are all highly qualified and experienced, from the nurses and consultants to the office personnel. When clients come to consult with Dr. Bellin, they can rest assured knowing their concerns come first.

Professional Organizations

American Society of Plastic Surgeon, International Congress of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, New York Academy of Medicine - Fellow, New York County Medical Society, New York State Medical Society, American Medical Association, New York Academy of Sciences, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Academy of Physician Inventors