A native of Connecticut, Dr. Michael Alperovich is a magna cum laude graduate of Harvard University, attended the University of Oxford for graduate school receiving Distinction honors, and graduated Alpha Omega Alpha from the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Dr. Alperovich completed an integrated plastic surgery residency and a craniofacial fellowship at New York University's Department of Plastic Surgery.
He has authored over thirty peer-reviewed publications and multiple plastic surgery book chapters. A two-time recipient of the Blair Rogers research award during training, he has presented nationally and internationally in the areas of autologous and implant-based breast reconstruction and craniofacial surgery. He serves on the Editorial Board of three plastic surgery journals, Annals of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Plastic and Aesthetic Research and Breast Diseases Research, as well as contributes as an ad hoc reviewer for several other journals.