Dr. Gladstein was born and spent her formative years in Europe, where her deep appreciation of artistic form and her eye for beauty was established. She received her Bachelor’s Degree from New York University School of Arts and Science, where she double majored in premedical studies and history of fine arts. She was then accepted to one of the most prestigious medical schools in the country, New York University School of Medicine, via an early admission process reserved for only the most qualified candidates. There, she earned her medical doctorate degree. Dr. Gladstein completed her residency training at New York University Medical Center and Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital, the premier hospital for cosmetic eyelid surgery in Manhattan. She then continued her Aesthetic Surgery training, completing a Fellowship in Cosmetic and Reconstructive oculoplastic surgery at the Neigel Center for cosmetic and laser surgery under the supervision of Dr Janet M Neigel, renowned oculoplastic surgeon and an innovator of many new techniques and ideas. Upon completion of fellowship training, Dr. Gladstein established her practice, ENHANCE Aesthetic Arts with locations in Manhattan and Brooklyn, NY.
As a highly experienced, prolific and technically advanced eyelid surgeon who performed many thousands of eyelid lifts, Dr. Gladstein has developed and perfected an approach to upper eyelid surgery leading to quickest recovery with minimal swelling and scarring as well scarless lower lid surgery. Her patients constantly comment on the natural and impressive results that truly enhance lives and uplift spirits.
Dr. Gladstein is a member of the Aesthetic Facial Faculty for Allergan Cosmetic and Medicis Cosmetic. She is a highly regarded speaker and regularly trains other physicians on how to perform cosmetic injections effectively and safely. Dr. Gladstein serves on the Board of Directors for the Cosmetic Surgery Foundation as well as in various committees for the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. Dr. Gladstein is a certified inspector for the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities.
Sari Katz – Physician Assistant
Sari Katz is an established Physician Assistant in the fields of Plastic Surgery and Dermatology. She earned her Masters degree in Physician Assistant Studies at Pace University’s PA Program in Manhattan. She rotated through multiple New York hospitals and medical practices and completed her elective rotation in Plastic Surgery at Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital, assisting in both cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. In addition to Sari’s extensive training under the guidance of Dr. Irene Gladstein, her passion for aesthetics and intrinsic skill have allowed her to master the art of cosmetic injections. Having been born and raised in New York, she was always driven to explore its art and culture, expanding her appreciation for beauty . Sari’s reputation is not only defined by her artistic approach and fine work but also by her dedication and compassion to her patients.
Angela Yip – Physician Assistant
Angela Yip is a Physician Assistant who received her degree from St. John’s University in Queens. She has always been interested in art and began drawing at a very young age and even taught herself graphic and web design at age 11. Angela also had a passion in taking care of others and in learning medicine, which was what eventually led her to earn a degree in Physician Assistant studies. During her training, Angela rotated at a large dermatology and cosmetics practice where her zeal for the fields grew. Upon graduation, Angela obtained a position in a cardiology lab where she performed urgent and emergent procedures everyday. Her years of experience there have given her valuable skills in accuracy, attention to detail, and patient care. Angela’s love for medicine and the arts was well-noted when she got the opportunity to train under Dr. Irene Gladstein and became a certified cosmetic injector at ENHANCE Aesthetic arts.