A former champion wrestler and bodybuilder, Dr. Vendemia began his career as a fitness specialist who’s own company offered athletic training to professional athletes and sports teams, as well as personal training to a very exclusive clientele in Princeton, Philadelphia, and New York City. He attended The Pennsylvania State University at University Park, where he graduated in the top 0.1% of his class, and earned several degrees in Pre-Medicine, Biology, Biochemistry, and Fine Arts. Dr. Vendemia completed his Ivy League Internship and Residency in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at the esteemed New York Hospital- Weill Cornell Medical Center. During his time at Cornell, he worked extensively in the fields of cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery at several of the world’s most renowned institutions. He then continued on to a highly sought-after Aesthetic Surgery Fellowship in Los Angeles and Beverly Hills with one of the world’s most prominent aesthetic surgeons, Dr. W. Grant Stevens.
Dr. Vendemia is an Aesthetic Plastic Surgeon with bicoastal fellowship training at top institutions in New York and Beverly Hills that resulted in a unique balance in his artistic skills between the innovative, international flare of the West Coast, and the ultra-natural, reliable techniques of the East Coast. He specializes in cosmetic surgery of the face, eyes, nose, neck, breast and body.
Dr. Vendemia is dually licensed in the practices of Medicine & Surgery in New York and California, and is privileged as a Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon at Lenox Hill Hospital, the prestigious Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital (MEETH), and The Center for Specialty Care.