240 East 64th Street, New York, NY 10065

About Manhattan Surgical Care

At Manhattan Surgical Care, our experienced New York cosmetic surgeon Dr. Basil Pakeman and our staff provide state-of-the-art care in a comfortable, private setting. You deserve to feel great about the way you look, and part of our mission is to help you achieve great cosmetic results so that you can enjoy enhanced confidence and quality of life. To schedule a one-on-one consultation with Dr. Pakeman, please call Manhattan Surgical Care at 212-308-1566.

Dr. Pakeman is experienced in a wide range of minimally invasive cosmetic surgeries and non-surgical treatments. Just several of the cosmetic procedures we offer are:

A board-certified ophthalmologist, Dr. Pakeman also offers a wide array of ophthalmological services, including LASIK vision correction. The entire team at Manhattan Surgical Care is personally committed to helping you choose a treatment plan that will produce the surgical experience and results you want.

Choosing a Cosmetic Plastic Surgeon who is right for You

Your cosmetic surgeon should be fully dedicated to providing you with an outstanding experience and life-changing results. Additionally, as you consider potential surgeons, ask them about some of the following criteria to learn more about each surgeon:

  • Length of experience performing the procedure in which you are interested
  • Ability to demonstrate results with before-and-after photos and patient testimonials
  • Education and training in the medical field and with specialization in cosmetic services

The only way to know if we are the right practice and cosmetic surgeon for you is to visit us for your initial consultation. We are excited to meet you and happy to answer all of your questions about cosmetic surgery, our staff, our facilities and about anything else.

Insurance and Payment Information

Although health insurance does not typically provide coverage for cosmetic procedures that are considered purely elective, some plans provide coverage for certain ophthalmological services. We accept HMO, PPO and Medicare, as well as the following insurances:

  • Aetna
  • United Healthcare
  • Oxford
  • Healthnet
  • 1199
  • BlueCross/BlueShield
  • Horizon
  • PHCS/Guardian
  • PHS/Healthnet Northeast
  • Unicare

We also accept credit cards (Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover), checks and cash.

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Credit Discover
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Payment is accepted upon conclusion of your visit.

Financing your Procedure

CareCredit and Alphaeon are available for cosmetic procedures and LASIK. Click below to apply.

Care Credit


If you are looking for career opportunities, we are an innovative and growing practice and we believe quality care starts with a high-quality, caring staff. Working at our center is a great career for dedicated, highly motivated, professional individuals. Please call us to inquire about current openings.

Contact Manhattan Surgical Care

To schedule a consult, please call Manhattan Surgical Care at 212-308-1566. Dr. Pakeman provides cosmetic surgery to men and women from all over, including and New York.

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