MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- Northern Westchester Hospital (NWH) has announced that Michael H. Rosenberg, MD, FACS, chief of plastic surgery, has been elected chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY).
Rosenberg, a Chappaqua resident, will hold the office of chairman of the Board of Trustees for the 2014-2015 term.
“The New York State Medical Society has established high standards for medical professionals and it is an honor to be elected to this leadership position," said Rosenberg.
"As a surgeon, I am passionate about continuously seeking ways to improve the quality of patient care and I look forward to applying my skills in this area on behalf of the Medical Society of the State of New York."
The Medical Society of the State of New York is a non-profit organization dedicated to representing the medical profession and advocating health-related rights, responsibilities and issues. MSSNY strives to promote and maintain high standards in medical education and in the practice of medicine for the purpose of ensuring that quality medical care is available to the public.
In addition to his responsibilities as chief of plastic surgery, Rosenberg is also the vice president for Physician Surgical Services and associate medical director at Northern Westchester Hospital.
Board-certified in plastic surgery, general surgery and cosmetic surgery, Rosenberg has taught at the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, and has authored numerous publications on the topic of plastic surgery. He has received the Governor's Citation for service as president of the Medical Society of the State of New York and the Army Commendation Medal for service during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Learn more about Rosenberg at www.nwhbreastinstitute.org/DrRosenberg .