Ever seen plastic surgery so surreal that the person looks decades younger? Well, if you have (especially met someone in NYC), they might have just had an appointment with Ira Savetsky. But as popular as he was for his amazing works, the surgeon was even known better for being the husband of The Real Housewives of New York City star, Ira Savetsky.
This article explores his life.
Meet Ira Savetsky, RHONY Lizzy Savetsky Husband
Ira Savetsky first met Lizzy Savetsky back on October 15, 2004, at the RHONY star’s 19th birthday party. Falling for each other in one take, the duo then dated for 4 years before finally tying the knot on November 22, 2009.
Talking about their wedding, the ceremony was held in the ancient Hebrew tradition at the Historic Roosevelt Hotel. The wedding festivities began with separate cocktail buffet receptions honoring the bride and groom. And after witnessing the ketubah(marriage contract) at the groom’s “tish”, Ira was escorted to bless and veil Lizzy at the bride’s badeken.
Then followed a seated dinner where guests danced to the music of the Neginah orchestra.
Now, the two are over 18 years into marriage. Praising his wife, Ira said, “You are the rainbow-colored light decked out with sparkling diamonds to my shades of black and grey. You continue to amaze me with everything that you do, standing up for everything that you believe in, and looking beautiful and glamorous while doing it!”
As for their kids, the two share three — Stella, Juliet, and Ollie.
Stella turned 9 on November 10, 2021.
Juliet (Hebrew name: Yehudit Gital) turned 8 on July 25, 2022. Reportedly, she was born at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York and named for her mother’s beloved grandfather, Julius George Blum (a lifelong member of the Fort Worth Jewish community.)
And Oliver “Ollie” (Hebrew name: Yisroel Naftali) celebrated her second birthday on October 4, 2022.
As per Ira, Oliver’s Hebrew name Yisroel comes from his brother who tragically passed away in 2017 around the same time they were trying so hard to bring another life into this world.
Ira Savetsky Age
Ira Savetsky was 38 years of age in 2022.
He is two years older than his wife Lizzy Savetsky.
Ira Savetsky Net Worth
Ira Savetsky flaunted a net worth of above $3 million in 2022, all thanks to his career as a plastic surgeon.
In 2022, he worked as a surgeon at his eponymous clinic in NYC. There, he mostly worked in surgery of the face, nose, breasts, and body.
Talking about his prior jobs, Ira was an aesthetic plastic surgery fellow at Dallas Plastic Surgery Institute for a year. And before that, he was a resident at NYU Langone Health for over 8 years.
Overall, Ira has contributed a lot to the Reconstructive society. He served as an editorial board member of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the official peer-reviewed medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). And was also a part of the educational committee at ASPS, where he helped develop the face curriculum for the organization’s annual meeting.
Furthermore, the surgeon has lectured, published, and moderated on these topics extensively.
For this, Ira was awarded the Snyder Award for “Best Paper” at the Plastic Surgery Research Council Annual Meeting and the Aesthetic Surgery Education & Research Foundation Grant.
As for his education, Ira received his BA in economics from the City University of New York in 2006, and later got his MD from the Temple University – Lewis Katz School of Medicine in 2011.
Who Are Ira Savetsky Parents?
Ira Savetsky was born to his parents, Aliza And Richard Savetsky. In 2022, they were both 77, married for 5 decades, and resided in Cedarhurst, New York, not far from their hometown Long Island.
And for this, Ira considered them his love icon. “I do not take for granted that I grew up in a home where my parents were 100% committed to each other,” Ira said.
As for Ira’s siblings, he has a brother named Michael Savetsky. He lived in Los Angeles, California with his lovely wife of 2 years and their three lovely kids.
Michael’s 3rd child, Avraham Elishema arrived in this world in early 2022, and Ira was there during his naming.
Avraham is also the name of Ira’s great-uncle.
Fun Fact: Ira’s great-grandmother was a Holocaust survivor. She was captured and taken to Auschwitz to sort the clothing of those who had been murdered. Sadly, she discovered the tragic fate of her parents when she found her mother’s monogrammed handkerchief among the pile.
Ira Savetsky Height
Ira Savetsky stands tall at a height of under 5 feet 11 inches (180 cm).
Mentioning his distinct features, Ira has a long face and dark green eyes.
When Is Ira Savetsky Birthday?
Ira Savetsky receives his birthday wishes on December 20 and is of the Sagittarius zodiac.
On his 38th birthday, Savetsky took it to his IG to share a pic of his family, captioned, “I am living my dream life with my dream wife and my 3 amazing and beautiful children. I love being a plastic surgeon, my patients, and the people I work with.”
Where Is Ira Savetsky From?
Ira Savetsky hails from US.
After getting married, he moved to Philadelphia for his residency. Later, he then moved to Dallas for his fellowship and moved back to NYC in August 2022.
Is Ira Savetsky On Instagram And Facebook?
Yes, as of October 2022, Ira was on Instagram @drirasavetsky with 20.4K followers and on Facebook @ira.savetsky.