Mountainside Medical Group announced today that plastic surgeon Matthew S. Coons, M.D., FACS, has joined the practice.
Dr. Coons is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Plastic Surgery. His interests also include hand surgery and reconstructive surgery with an emphasis on breast reconstruction.
“We are fortunate to have someone of Dr. Coons’ reputation and experience join Mountainside Medical Group,” said Tim O’Brien, chief executive officer at Hackensack Meridian Mountainside Medical Center. “Our ability to offer plastic and reconstructive surgery further enhances our communities’ access to specialty services close to home.”
Dr. Coons earned a Bachelor of Science degree with honors from the State University of New York at Stony Brook and his Doctor of Medicine degree from New York Medical College. Dr. Coons trained in general surgery at Maimonides Medical Center in New York and was a Research Fellow at Maimonides Medical Center and Downstate Medical Center.
After completing his general surgery residency, he trained in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Chicago Hospitals with additional training at the Hospital for Joint Diseases in New York City as an Emanuel B. Kaplan Hand Fellow.
Dr. Coons will see patients in the Mountainside Medical Office Building located at 311 Bay Avenue, Multispecialty Suite 301, in Glen Ridge, NJ. New patients are welcome and may visit www.mountainsidedocs.com to request an appointment or call 973-798-4777.