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Award-winning, board-certified oculofacial plastic surgeon Dr. Anaïs Carniciu and her world-class team promote natural beauty, well-being, and vitality through a range of precision-oriented procedures.

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Aesthetic Excellence in Action Our Services

Dr. Carniciu translates each patient’s unique cosmetic vision into a one-of-a-kind treatment plan. Through meticulous attention to detail and consummate artistry, she harmonizes facial features while enhancing beauty.

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Upper Eyelid Blepharoplasty

Upper eyelid surgery can restore a relaxed, youthful countenance while improving obscured vision. By trimming excess sagging skin, the eyes and the smile begin to sparkle once again.

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Lower Eyelid Blepharoplasty

Through the removal of excess skin, fat, and tissue, lower eyelid surgery can transform and revitalize the facial expression, reversing the appearance of fatigue.

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Brow Lift

Brow lift surgery elevates sagging eyebrows, reducing forehead lines and wrinkles, creating a more youthful, refreshed appearance for the upper face.

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Double Eyelid Surgery

Double eyelid surgery is performed to craft a prominent upper lid crease, resulting in a more alert, inviting facial expression and larger, prettier eyes.

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Revision Blepharoplasty

When a patient has encountered unsatisfactory results or complications after primary eyelid surgery, a revision procedure can restore peace of mind, confidence, and quality of life.

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Non-surgical and non-invasive, injectables can be used to erase fine lines and wrinkles, replenish volume lost to the aging process, and enhance surgical results by maximizing symmetry.

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Our line of paraben-free, fragrance-free skincare products is suitable for all skin types and can be used on its own or in conjunction with aesthetic and functional eye procedures.

Meet the Doctor Anaïs Carniciu, MD

Board-Certified Oculofacial Plastic Surgeon & Member of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS)

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Education & Background

After graduating from Dartmouth College, Dr. Carniciu obtained her medical degree from Stony Brook University School of Medicine. She pursued her residency in ophthalmic surgery at Case Western Reserve University, serving as Chief Resident, followed by a prestigious 2-year oculofacial plastic surgery fellowship in Michigan. Dr. Carniciu is one of only 750 renowned surgeons globally to be certified by ASOPRS, considered the gold-standard credentialing body for oculoplastic specialists.

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Your Eyelid & Face Specialist

Dr. Carniciu has an intuitive understanding of the complex and intricate art of aesthetic surgery supported by exhaustive, specialized training and elite ASOPRS certification. Her compassionate, patient-centric approach ensures each patient experiences a seamless and rewarding treatment journey along with access to cutting-edge technology and diagnostic equipment.

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Author, Educator, and Speaker

Dr. Carniciu is a distinguished educator and researcher, contributing to multiple peer-reviewed journals and textbooks in her field. She is a current member of the oculoplastics faculty at the prestigious New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai. Additionally, Dr. Carniciu is the Vice President of the Westchester County Medical Society, supporting her community at home in Westchester, NY.

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Procedure Spotlight Blepharoplasty

When performed with skill and accuracy by Dr. Carniciu, eyelid surgery can rewind the clock on facial aging, replenishing your natural attractiveness and radiance.

Testimonials What Patients Are Saying

I had an excellent experience with Dr. Carniciu. She is kind, thorough and skilled. The results of my eyelid surgery are outstanding. Highly recommend her!

Excellent surgeon who validated my concerns, presented the options, and helped me achieve a natural result. She is very helpful with medical concerns about eyelid conditions and...

Dr. Carniciu is very thorough at explaining the process of the procedures she offers. She was quickly able to guide me to a full face CO2 laser rejuvenation vs doing surgery! I ...

LOVE Dr. C! She's attentive and cares. I selected her after interviewing several plastic surgeons for my upper and lower blepharoplasty. So happy! She walked me through what to ...

An outstanding, empathetic, and meticulous surgeon. Dr. Carniciu took her time to listen to my concerns and come up with a flexible surgical plan. The results are both natural a...

I had a great experience. The office is so clean and the staff is impeccable. Top notch service!

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Laser Procedures Revolutionizing Your Complexion

Laser therapy is a cutting-edge solution for a wide array of aesthetic issues, from hyperpigmentation and sun damage to unwanted hair and acne scarring. 

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CO2 Laser Resurfacing

The gold-standard AcuPulse CO2 laser can combat scarring, blemishes, wrinkles, and other imperfections by targeting both the upper and lower skin layers with potent, fractionated laser pulses.

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BBL HERO | Photofacial

Utilizing BroadBand Light, an advanced version of IPL (Intense Pulsed Light), BBL HERO rids the skin of undesirable redness and discoloration while stimulating cellular regeneration and renewal.

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Forever Clear | Acne Treatment

Forever Clear BroadBand Light (BBL) offers patients a chance to treat the root causes of acne and clear away breakouts through a painless treatment with no downtime.

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Forever Bare BBL | Hair Removal

For patients seeking a safe, gentle solution for unwanted hair on the face and body, Forever Bare BBL is painless and non-invasive, harnessing the innovative power of broadband light.

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BBL Dry Eye Protocol

Dr. Carniciu engineered the BBL Dry Eye Protocol to address meibomian gland dysfunction and dry eye disease, helping patients regain their comfort and quality of life.

We treat our patients like part of our family. We care. We are exceptional at what we do.

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Facial Procedures Youthful, Sculpted Features

As a complement to solutions for the eyes, Dr. Carniciu performs additional facial cosmetic procedures, including brow lift and mid-face lift surgery, to comprehensively restore a youthful, engaging appearance. A brow lift and blepharoplasty are often undergone in tandem to soften the facial expression, enhance vision, and create a more positive self-image for patients. As a board-certified aesthetic expert, Dr. Carniciu combines her passion for natural beauty and her innate understanding of balance, form, line, and composition to deliver elegant outcomes that truly stand the test of time. 

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Filler Revision

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New York Face & Eye offers the full gamut of fillers and neuromodulators to eradicate signs of aging and help patients make a better first impression.

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Laser therapy is an ideal choice for patients who wish to safely and non-surgically rejuvenate their skin’s tone and texture, clearing away blemishes, discoloration, and dead skin cells.

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Our specialized line of paraben-free skincare products can combat sun damage, environmental stressors, signs of aging, and oily skin, leaving your complexion supple and reinvigorated.

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Reconstructive Services

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Eyelid Surgery Specialist

Dr. Carniciu is an ASOPRS-certified oculofacial expert who focuses exclusively on cosmetic and reconstructive solutions for the eyes and face, elevating the treatment process to an art form.

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Functional Blepharoplasty

Functional eyelid surgery addresses concerns related to loss of vision due to low-hanging upper lids. During surgery, redundant skin folds are delicately trimmed, restoring clarity and mobility.

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Ptosis Repair

Ptosis occurs when the muscles in the upper eyelids begin to weaken with age, causing the overhanging skin to droop. Dr. Carniciu performs internal ptosis repair, external ptosis repair, and frontalis suspension.

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I truly believe that medicine can change lives, not just save lives, and that plastic surgery is a transformative experience that improves confidence and quality of life.

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