Matthew S. Kilgo, MD, FACS
Dr. Matthew Kilgo is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon and has been a partner at Long Island Plastic Surgical Group (LIPSG) since 2005. Dr. Kilgo graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s Degree in biology from Loyola University of Chicago in 1989 and later received his MD from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. He went on to complete a general surgery internship and residency at the University of Wisconsin. After residency, Dr. Kilgo received additional training with a focus on breast and vascular surgery at the Gloucestershire Hospitals in the United Kingdom, where he served as a visiting surgical fellow for one year. After that, he completed a plastic surgery residency at Indiana University. Dr. Kilgo completed an additional year of subspecialty training in cancer reconstruction at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York.
Dr. Kilgo has been the recipient of numerous awards recognizing his clinical expertise and academic achievements. For the past 4 years he has been named to the prestigious list of “Top Doctors in the NY Metro Area” by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd, a group nominated by their peers and considered to be among the top 10-15% of physicians in their specialty. In addition, Dr. Kilgo has also been named to the “Best Doctors in America” list based on polling of over 45,000 physicians in the United States. He was also elected as one of the Best Cosmetic Surgeons on Long Island in 2012, and has been nominated every year since.
Dr. Kilgo has authored publications and given presentations on diverse topics in plastic and reconstructive surgery. He is actively involved in the Clinical Trials Division at Long Island Plastic Surgical Group, helping to improve procedures and make them safer.