Physician & Surgeon, Team
Sarah S. Levy, MD is a board-certified Ophthalmic Surgeon with extensive experience in aesthetic treatments. She is the founder and medical director of the Facial Aesthetics Center of Rhode Island.
Dr. Levy specializes in upper and lower face neurotoxin treatments, micro-cannula filler injection techniques, and full face rejuvenation with Sculptra . Dr. Levy is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at the Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, where she trains Ophthalmology surgeons-in-training. She also mentors medical residents in aesthetic techniques at her office, and runs a summer internship for Brown University medical students, and pre-med college students.
Dr. Levy is a nationally renowned expert in neurotoxins (Botox and Dysport) and filler treatments. She has been invited to lecture at medical conferences nationally and regionally about advanced injection techniques. She is also a physician faculty for Galderma (the makers of Dysport, Restylane and Sculptra) and was physician faculty and national speaker for Allergan (the makers of Botox and Juvederm), training physicians and physician extenders in safe and effective injection techniques.
Dr. Levy was elected to the Women in Aesthetics Leadership Council Advisory Board, and is a Key Opinion Leader in the aesthetic industry. She has been an international speaker for Hydrafacial on Hydrafacial Day, and has been a resource for Wall Street when doing research on upcoming aesthetic trends and products.
Dr. Levy was awarded America’s Most Honored Doctors - Top 1%, in 2020, and received the Vitals Patients’ Choice Award in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2017 and 2018. She is a member of the New England Ophthalmology Society, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, and has been Board Certified and Board Recertified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Sarah Levy graduated from Brown University, and received her medical degree from George Washington University School of Medicine. She received her specialty training by top surgeons associated with the Department of Ophthalmology at SUNY Buffalo. Dr. Levy joined the faculty at the prestigious Kellogg Eye Center at the University of Michigan, as Assistant Professor of Surgery, before moving to Rhode Island, where she founded the Facial Aesthetics Center of Rhode Island and joined the faculty at Brown University’s Department of Surgery.
Dr. Levy’s volunteer work includes multiple week-long trips to impoverished areas in Mexico to perform cataract surgery on adults who have limited access to modern medical procedures. In addition, Dr. Levy has been volunteering at the Providence VA Medical Center since 2011, providing glaucoma and cataract care, medical Botox and laser treatments to veterans from Rhode Island and Massachusetts.
When not working, Dr. Levy loves to spend time with her family, husband, children, and 2 cats. She also tries to make time for hiking, ziplining, playing the piano, and learning how to ballroom dance and ride a bike.