Glenn W. Jelks, M.D. FACS

Dr. Glenn W. Jelks, MD
Glenn W. Jelks, M.D. is a nationally and internationally respected educator and innovator in oculoplastic and plastic surgery. Dr. Jelks is one of a select few physicians Board Certified in both Plastic Surgery and Ophthalmology. He has received numerous awards and honors for his accomplishments. He uses minimal incision techniques for optimal results and rapid healing.

Education & Experience

  • University of California
    College of Letters and Science
  • Graduate Student
    NlH Cardiovascular Traineeship
    Michigan State University
    Department of Physiology
    East Lansing, Michigan
  • Medical Student
    College of Human Medicine
    Michigan State University
    East Lansing, Michigan
  • Medical Research Fellow
    Department of lnterdepartmental Curriculum
    Biomedical Communications Center
    Michigan State University
    East Lansing Michigan
  • Graduate Assistant
    Clinical Science Instructor
    Department of Interdepartmental Curriculum
    Michigan State University
    East Lansing, Michigan


  • Straight Surgery
    Los Angeles, CA

Residency & Training

  • Resident in General/Orthopaedic Surgery
    University of California at Los Angeles
    Los Angeles, California
  • Resident in Ophthalmology
    UCLA, Jules Stein Eye Institute
    Los Angeles, California
    Harbor General Hospital
  • Resident in Plastic Surgery
    lnstitute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
    New York University Medical Center
    New York, New York

Medical Licenses & Board Certifications

State Medical Licenses

  • New York
    New Jersey

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Ophthalmology
    American Board of Plastic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

  • Associate Professor of Surgery (Plastic Surgery)
    New York University Medical Center
    New York, New York
  • Associate Professor of Ophthalmology
    New York University Medical Center
    New York, New York
  • Attending Plastic Surgeon
    Bellevue Hospital
    New York, New York
  • Attending Plastic Surgeon
    Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital
    New York, New York
  • Adjunct Attending in Ophthalmology and Plastic Surgery
    New York Eye and Ear lnfirmary
    New York, New York
  • Attending in Plastic Surgery
    The Valley Hospital
    Ridgewood, New Jersey
  • Consultant in Plastic Surgery
    Lenox Hill Hospital
    New York, New York

Professional Societies

  • Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons, President, 1999-2000
    American Society of Plastic Surgery
    American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
    American Association of Plastic Surgery
    American Academy of Ophthalmology
    American Medical Association
    New York State Medical Society
    New York County Medical Society
    American College of Surgeons
    New York Regional Society of Plastic Surgeons
    California Society of Plastic Surgeons
    lnternational Society of Craniofacial Surgeons
    American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons
    European Society of Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery
    New York Academy of Medicine
    New York Orbit Society



Individualized Care

Safety and Comfort

Natural Results

Innovative Techniques

Modern Facility