Meet Dr. Romanelli
Dr. James N. Romanelli is a renowned Long Island, NY plastic surgeon who specializes in cosmetic and reconstructive procedures. He is board certified in plastic surgery by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and a member of the exclusive American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. Dr. Romanelli founded and leads Romanelli Cosmetic Surgery in Huntington, NY. He has assembled a team of exceptional professionals to offer high-quality service that focuses on the individual needs and goals of the patient.
Dr. Romanelli has always had a passion for helping others, dedicating himself at an early age to become one of the leading plastic surgeons on Long Island. His leadership extends in service to the wider community in his role as Chief of Staff at Huntington Hospital-Northwell Health. Dr. Romanelli also is an Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery at the Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra-Northwell, where he helps to educate the next generation of physicians.
Skills and Specialties
As an expert in cosmetic plastic surgery, Dr. Romanelli is well versed in both surgical and nonsurgical treatments for the face, body, and skin. He is particularly well known for his Mommy Makeovers, as well as breast augmentations, breast reductions, tummy tucks, and facelifts. Additionally, Dr. Romanelli is known for his reconstructive procedures such as revision of breast reconstructions and revision of breast augmentations.
Dr. Romanelli’s associates at Romanelli Cosmetic Surgery also offer cosmetic surgery after weight loss, as well as nonsurgical treatments like BOTOX®, Juvéderm®, Kybella®, laser skin resurfacing, microneedling with PRP (protein rich plasma), and intense pulse light photo facials.
Education and Training
Dr. Romanelli received his undergraduate degree at the University of Notre Dame and continued his education at State University of New York Downstate Medical Center. After receiving his Doctor of Medicine degree, Dr. Romanelli completed his residency in general surgery at Staten Island University. He continued his specialty training in Houston TX, first at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, followed by a residency in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the world-famous Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX.
Dr. Romanelli’s expertise in all aspects of breast surgery dates back to his training at Baylor with the plastic surgeons who designed the first breast implants.
Dr. Romanelli is proud to be a member of the following societies:
- American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
- American Society of Plastic Surgeons
- Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
- Long Island Chapter of the American College of Surgeons
- Suffolk County Medical Society and Medical Society of the State of New York
- New York Regional Society of Plastic Surgery
- New York State Plastic Surgery Society