Doctor Category: Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (Not Cosmetic)
Craig M. Forleiter, MD, possesses a boundless enthusiasm, not just for plastic and reconstructive surgery, but for all facets of life. His ability to channel his infectious energy and sincere compassion into world-class patient care makes him a wonderful addition to Lickstein Plastic Surgery Medical Spa. Dr. Forleiter is described by his patients as having a humble and warm bedside manner that makes you feel as if you are his only patient. He is approachable and takes the time to listen to patient concerns and thoroughly explain all options with kindness and respect. Dr. Forleiter appreciates the delicate and harmonious balance between “art” and “science” in plastic surgery. His judgement is predicated on safe and reproducible outcomes.
Dr. Forleiter grew up in New Jersey. He attended the University of Maryland on a President’s Scholarship and was awarded early admittance to the prestigious George Washington University School of Medicine. Following medical school, while completing his surgical training at Mount Sinai West in NYC, fans of ABC’s hit reality series, “NY Med,” witnessed Dr. Forleiter’s charisma and clinical skill as they followed “Dr. Craig” taking care of his patients in the emergency room, on the wards, and in the operating room.
Following his year as chief resident, Dr. Forleiter continued his training with a plastic surgery fellowship at the renowned Cleveland Clinic Florida, where he honed his skills in breast and body surgery, both reconstructive and cosmetic. Dr. Forleiter enjoys working with breast augmentation and “Mommy Makeover” surgery patients, as well as patients needing breast and skin cancer reconstruction. Patients seeking anti-aging solutions will find Dr. Forleiter trained on the most up-to-date techniques in surgical and non- surgical facial rejuvenation. Dr. Forleiter has presented at numerous regional and national conferences and has delivered award-winning presentations around the country.
Outside of the operating room, Dr. Forleiter enjoys time with his friends, his wife Amy, and his daughter Madison. He loves cooking for guests, riding his Peloton, exploring the world of whiskey, and passionately discussing music, especially fellow New Jersey native Bruce Springsteen.
Experience Dr. Forleiter’s patient-centric care and excellent aesthetic results. Schedule your consultation today.