Dr. Gladstein was born and spent her formative years in Europe, where her deep appreciation of artistic form and her eye for beauty was established. She received her Bachelor’s Degree from New York University School of Arts and Science, where she double majored in premedical studies and history of fine arts. She was then accepted to one of the most prestigious medical schools in the country, New York University School of Medicine, via an early admission process reserved for only the most qualified candidates. There, she earned her medical doctorate degree. Dr. Gladstein completed her residency training at New York University Medical Center and Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital, the premier hospital for cosmetic eyelid surgery in Manhattan. She then continued her Aesthetic Surgery training, completing a Fellowship in Cosmetic and Reconstructive Oculofacial Surgery at the Neigel Center for Cosmetic and Laser Surgery under the supervision of Dr. Janet M. Neigel, renowned oculofacial plastic and cosmetic surgeon and an innovator of many new techniques and ideas. Upon completion of fellowship training, Dr. Gladstein established her practice, ENHANCE Aesthetic Institute with locations in Manhattan and Brooklyn, NY.
As a board certified eyelid surgeon, Dr. Gladstein has an impressive list of commendations, achievements and research accreditations including: more than ten original scientific papers in peer reviewed journals, several chapters in cosmetic and plastic surgery textbooks, multiple presentations and lectures at various scientific meetings.
Dr. Gladstein is a member of the Aesthetic Facial Faculty for Allergan Cosmetic and Medicis Cosmetic. She is a highly regarded speaker and regularly trains other physicians on how to perform cosmetic injections effectively and safely. Dr. Gladstein serves on the Board of Directors for the Cosmetic Surgery Foundation as well as in various committees for the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. Dr. Gladstein is a certified inspector for the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities.
Stella Mulokandov – Physicians Assistant
Stella is a New York State and National Board Certified Physician Assistant. She received her Bachelor of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from York College, City University of New York. Always being drawn to beauty, Stella knew that she wanted a career in Aesthetics prior to her training, which is why she chose to do rotations in Cosmetic Medicine. Having worked at Mount Sinai and New York Hospital, she was also trained in Internal Medicine and Clinical Dermatology. After demonstrating exceptional talent and competence, Stella was hand-picked by Dr. Irene Gladstein from a group of highly-skilled injectors competing for the Associate position. While having a true understanding of facial composition and an eye for perfection, Stella’s skills have been further polished working alongside Dr. Gladstein. Stella is committed to offering patients the highest level of care and the finest results.