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Practice Philosophy

Dr. Matthew S. Kilgo is a board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon and has been a partner at Long Island Plastic Surgical Group since 2005, the largest and longest running private academic plastic surgery practice in North America. Dr. Kilgo offers a comprehensive range of cosmetic and reconstructive surgery procedures, and is committed to helping you attain your goals with natural-looking results. Options from Dr. Kilgo include body contouring, breast surgery, facial rejuvenation and cancer reconstruction in New York. Dr. Kilgo has been recognized as one of the Best Cosmetic Surgeons in Long Island in a poll conducted by the Long Island Press.

After his General Surgery residency from the University of Wisconsin, Dr. Kilgo obtained extensive breast surgery training in England at the Gloucester Royal Hospital. He completed his Plastic Surgery Residency with Indiana University, and received subspecialty training in Cancer Reconstruction at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York. Matthew S. Kilgo, MD, FACS has written several published articles on topics regarding plastic and reconstructive surgery. He is also involved with the Clinical Trials Division at LIPSG, helping to improve the safety and effectiveness of procedures.

Long Island Plastic Surgical Group (LIPSG) was established in 1948 and maintains its reputation as one of the premier plastic surgery practices in the United States. LIPSG doctors are committed to the safest treatment possible and quality patient care. The practice operates a fully equipped surgical facility that has been accredited by the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities, Inc. LIPSG oversees nine Centers of Excellence within its practice, including Breast and Body Cosmetic Surgery; Non-invasive and Surgical Facial Rejuvenation; Post-Weight Loss Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery; Breast Reconstruction Surgery; Skin Care and Age Management; Burns and Complex Wound Management; Facial Reanimation and Peripheral Nerve Repair; Microsurgery and Hand Reconstruction; and Pediatric Plastic and Craniofacial Surgery.

LIPSG embodies a philosophy of treatment designed to help you achieve your goals with a comprehensive choice of procedures, the highest standards of safety, advanced techniques, and compassionate care from experienced plastic surgeons.


Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Breast Reconstruction; Cancer Reconstruction


Dr. Kilgo and his staff are here to guide you through your journey every step of the way to ensure that you have a personalized and fulfilling experience. The consultation is an important first step, giving you the chance to talk about your needs and goals and ask any questions you may have. Following an examination, you will receive an expert opinion on which surgical or non-surgical options may be a fit for you. You will also learn what to expect before, during, and after your procedure. At Long Island Plastic Surgical Group, our expert surgeons are dedicated to providing comprehensive and compassionate care with the highest standards of safety.


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Location & Office Hours

999 Franklin Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530
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