About Dr. Arthur Perry
Dr. Arthur Perry is a longtime welcomed personality at WOR710. 28 years after broadcasting "Science Newsfront" on WRSU-FM at Rutgers, "Plastic Surgery in the Air" debuted on WOR radio in December of 2005. Following a successful year and a half run, in April of 2007, Dr. Perry joined the world renowned physician and author, Dr. Michael Roizen, as cohost of "You the Owners Manual Radio Show," heard on 25 radio stations in the United States. In New York, you can listen to Dr. Perry's "What's Your Wrinkle" show, heard at 7 pm on WOR710 on the AM dial.
Dr. Perry graduated from Rutgers College magna cum laude with high distinction in zoology and received his MD degree with distinction in research from the Albany Medical College of Union University in 1981. He then trained in general surgery at Harvard Medical School's Beth Israel Hospital and in burn surgery at the New York Hospital/Cornell Medical Center. Following this, he trained in plastic surgery with Thomas J. Krizek, MD, FACS at the University of Chicago where he was Chief Resident in 1987. While now in private practice, he is still a Clinical Associate Professor and has an active role in the teaching of medical students in his private office. For 14 years, he held the faculty rank of Clinical Associate at the University of Pennsylvania, where he helped teach the plastic surgery residents aesthetic plastic surgery. Dr. Perry has recently been appointed to the teaching faculty of Columbia University as an Adjunct Associate Professor of Surgery and was named as a reviewer for their prestigious publication, "Practical Reviews in Plastic Surgery".
Dr. Perry's practice consists of aesthetic, or cosmetic surgery. He has published extensively in this field and contributed scientific papers to journals and chapters to medical textbooks. He presented original research on liposuction at the national meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and published an important article in the journal, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Perry has recently written a scientific paper about abdominoplasty that will be published in the Aesthetic Surgery Journal in early 2013. Dr. Perry was chosen to be Chief of Plastic Surgery at the Somerset Medical Center in 2003, 2004 and 2005. He recently was selected to be an examiner for the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He was listed in the Top Doctors in the New York Area book for 14 consecutive years including 2012. He was listed in the nation's top cosmetic doctors book in 2004 and 2005. He was listed as one of four plastic surgeons in the New Jersey Life magazine's Top New Jersey Doctors and was listed as one of eight plastic surgeons in New Jersey Magazine's Top Doctors in 2005. In June of 2007 and again in 2008, Dr. Perry was named as one of New Jersey's top 8 plastic surgeons in New York Magazine. In April of 2006, Dr. Perry was awarded the Distinguished Service Award for Outstanding Contributions to Plastic Surgery and to the NJ State Board of Medical Examiners by the New Jersey Society of Plastic Surgeons. Dr. Perry is the cosmetic surgery columnist for YouBeauty.com and is a member of the Dr. Oz television show Medical Advisory Board.