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Meet Dr. Halliday, Syracuse Plastic Surgeon & Otolaryngologist

About Dr. Halliday

About Dr. Halliday: Douglas Halliday, Ph.D., MD. Founder of Cool Lipo Laser Center of New York Laser Hair Removal and Skin Rejuvenation in Syracuse, Central New York (CNY)

Dr. Douglas Halliday, Ph.D., M.D. is a Facial Plastic Surgeon and Board Certified Otolaryngologist based in Syracuse New York. Doctor Halliday and his Cool Lipo Laser Center of New York team specialize in facial aesthetics including laser hair removal, laser skin rejuvenation, chemical skin peels and skin care.

Facial Plastic Surgeon in Syracuse, NY

In addition to Cool Lipo Laser Center of New York, Dr. Halliday is the founder of Syracuse Facial Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery where he and his medical team specialize in facelift surgery, eyelid surgery, injectables, and rhinoplasty. He is also the Founder and Medical Director of NaturalLift Face Lift Centers.

Doctor Doug Halliday in Syracuse, NY has personally performed thousands of facial surgical procedures. His medical practice also offers a preeminent surgical facility in East Syracuse which is a Certified Office-Based Accredited Facility, accredited by AAAHC.

To learn more about Dr. Halliday and any of the procedures offered by Cool Lipo Laser Center of New York Laser Hair Removal and Skin Rejuvenation, please call our office at (315) 632.4359 or request a Free Consultation. Dr. Halliday and his staff help women and men from Syracuse, Rochester, Utica, Binghamton, Watertown and beyond achieve their aesthetic goals.

Facial Plastic Surgeon in Syracuse, NY


Graduating from SUNY with honors in 1979, Doctor Halliday his MD and Ph.D. Following medical school in Syracuse NY, Dr. Halliday performed his internship in Internal Medicine at Medical Center and later performed his residency, and eventually became chief resident at SUNY Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse.

Following residency, Dr. Halliday completed a rotational fellowship with the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery.

Over the years, Doctor Halliday has been granted numerous prestigious awards and scholarships. Dr. Halliday has many professional affiliations including:

  • Dr. Doug Halliday, Ph.D., MD is a member of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Dr. Douglas Halliday is also a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
  • Dr. Halliday is Board Certified by the American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery.
  • Doctor Halliday holds a medical license in New York and Arizona
  • Dr. Douglas Halliday is a Diplomat of the National Board of Medical Examiners
  • Dr. Halliday is a member of the New York State Medical Society

As part of maintaining excellent patient care, in addition to his very successful practice and Cool Lipo Laser Center of New York laser spa center, Dr. Halliday holds hospital appointments at SUNY Upstate Medical Center, Crouse Irving Memorial Hospital and St. Joseph’s Hospital. He has held many leadership positions during his medical career including board status, numerous committees, and chair positions.

For a complete view of Doctor Halliday’s curriculum vitae (CV), click here

Facial Plastic Surgeon in Syracuse, NY


Doctor Doug Halliday’s leadership and surgical skills have gained national attention and patients regularly travel from across the northeast United States and Canada to consult with Dr. Douglas Halliday regarding cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. In addition to being published with articles on research, basic science and clinical theory, Dr. Halliday also participates in numerous conferences and symposiums yearly, keeping current on up-to-date aesthetic laser, facial plastic surgery, and cosmetic advances.

Dr. Halliday has had the benefit of exchanging ideas with some of the most internationally renowned figures in facial plastic surgery, and his training and experience over the last many years have allowed him to hone his surgical techniques and to teach his esthetics team to be the most sought after laserspa team in Central New York.

A respected facial plastic surgeon and otolaryngologist known for his emphasis on natural looking results, “Doc” Halliday continues to provide state-of-the-art non-medical and medical esthetics to clients across Central NY.

With his experience in cosmetic facial plastic surgery, Dr. Halliday’s skills are sought not only by Central NY patients, but also by physician colleagues and nurses… many of whom have trusted their family members to his care.

Dedicated and caring to his clients in Central NY, Dr. Halliday is devoted to helping his patients achieve their aesthetic goals. He lives in the Syracuse area with his wife and three sons, and is an avid triathlete, golfer and fly fisherman with a keen interest in Syracuse University Sports. Doctor Douglas Halliday is also an active philanthropist and dedicates his time, surgical skills and money to many worthwhile organizations including the Vera House for victims of domestic violence and Operation Smile. To find out more about Dr. Halliday and his community leadership and charitable work, click here

To learn even more about ExpressLaze℠ Laser Hair Removal or RevitaLaze℠ Skin Rejuvenation, call Cool Lipo Laser Center of New York in Syracuse, NY or request a Free Consultation with our skilled staff.