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Meet Dr. Lori Cherup
Dr. Lori Cherup, M.D., F.A.C.S., is a board-certified plastic surgeon and has been in private practice since 1989. She has surgical privileges at six major hospitals and is the President and Medical Director at RADIANCE, a Private Outpatient Surgery Center. Dr. Cherup is an Ivy League graduate and received her clinical training at the prestigious University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Certifications include the American Board of Plastic Surgery, memberships in The American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, The American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons – an honor given to surgeons who hold themselves to the highest standards of surgical expertise and professional integrity.
Having been a patient herself, Dr. Cherup can identify with the desire to improve one’s appearance. She understands the emotional and logistical components associated with a procedure like tattoo removal. These insights, together with her vast experience and expertise, make her an outstanding Medical Director at Invisible Ink, Pittsburgh.
Meet Dr. Lynam
Dr. Gregory T. Lynam is Richmond’s only board-certified plastic and maxillofacial surgeon. Following a tradition of European training in maxillofacial surgery, he studied and obtained both a dental degree and a medical degree at the Medical College of Virginia. He also completed several years of general surgery training before entering the plastic surgery training program at the Medical College of Virginia. Dr. Lynam spent an additional one-year fellowship in cosmetic surgery under internationally respected Dr. Howard Tobin at the Cosmetic Surgical Center of Texas.
Dr. Lynam is a member of “Access Now,” Richmond’s largest group of doctors who volunteer their services. He was voted one of Richmond’s “Top Docs” in plastic surgery and one of Richmond’s “Best Plastic Surgeons to take you back 20 years” by Richmond Magazine in 2010. Additionally, he is known as an expert plastic surgeon on RealSelf and was honored as one of the Top 100 Doctors on RealSelf in 2013. He has served as Chief of Medical Staff at Stony Point Surgery Center, and is a founder of Richmond Surgical Arts, Inc.
Meet Dr. Griffin
Dr. Griffin’s first love was drawing, and the ability to combine art and science is what attracted him to Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. It is Dr. Griffin’s firm belief that aesthetic and reconstructive surgery skills are complementary. He attended University of Virginia and completed his Head and Neck Surgery training at the University of Michigan. Dr. Griffin then completed a fellowship in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Southern California and Cedars-Sinai Hospitals in Beverly Hills, California. During this time, he gained considerable experience in performing aesthetic facial surgery including facelifts, cosmetic eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty), otoplasty, and rhinoplasty. Dr. Griffin is Board Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery.
Dr. Griffin has a passion for caring for patients with Bell’s palsy and facial nerve injury, and trained at the Facial Paralysis Institute during his time in California. He is one of the nation’s experts in this field, and performs the full range of procedures for facial paralysis. He is the author of numerous book chapters and scientific publications, and has presented his research at multiple national and international symposia. He has also been featured in the Wall Street Journal and on major local television including Twin Cities Live and the KSTC 45 Morning News.
Meet Dr. Walen
Dr. Scott Walen is a Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon who is boarded in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC). He then went on to complete a fellowship sanctioned by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS) in 2012 at Washington University in St. Louis. During this time, he was trained in both reconstructive and cosmetic surgery of the face, head, and neck.
Currently, Dr. Walen is an Assistant Professor and Chief of Facial Plastic Surgery at Saint Louis University. He is also Associate Program Director of the Head and Neck Surgery Training program. His practice focuses both on the aesthetic and functional functions of the face. He has presented original research and given educational talks throughout North America and has been featured on the local news discussing relevant facial plastic surgery topics.
Meet Dr. Clinton Humphrey, MD, FACS
Clinton D. Humphrey, MD, FACS is a facial plastic surgeon and board-certified otolaryngologist/head and neck surgeon practicing in the Kansas City and Johnson County area, and has been for 8 years! Dr. Humphrey has devoted his career to helping people enhance their appearance and overcome conditions that have had a functional and aesthetic impact on the face. Dr. Humphrey was raised in Willard, Missouri and educated locally prior to undergoing specialized training in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Illinois Medical Center in Chicago. Dr. Humphrey knows the community and works tirelessly to guide patients through the treatment process with compassion, skill, and attention to every aspect of their care. Dr. Humphrey is currently an Associate Professor of Facial Plastic Surgery at Kansas University Medical Center, and has given presentations at leading facial plastic surgery and otolaryngology meetings and symposiums all over the United States. He has also co-authored numerous articles for leading medical publications specializing in facial plastic surgery and otolaryngology. Dr. Clinton D. Humphrey gives his time to a variety of volunteer charitable organizations serving people all over the world. He has been part of a number of medical mission teams to offer needed care to indigent populations in Honduras, Mexico, and the Philippines. Outside of the practice and volunteer work, Dr. Humphrey is a dedicated husband, and father of 2.
Meet Dr. Janet Turkle
Dr. Janet Turkle is known as one of the top plastic surgeons in Indianapolis and Carmel Indiana. She is a graduate of the University of Kansas School of Medicine. She completed a residency in general surgery at the University of Kansas School of Medicine and a residency in plastic surgery at Indiana University Medical Center. She is certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Turkle a member of the Indianapolis Medical Society, Indiana State Medical Association, Ohio Valley Society for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Known as one of the best cosmetic plastic surgeons in Indianapolis and Carmel Indiana, she is frequently called upon to speak about reconstructive, plastic and cosmetic surgery.
Dr. Janet Turkle is proud to have been named a Top Doc for Cosmetic Surgery in Indianapolis and also got Most Votes in a survey concerning doctors and cosmetic surgeons in the Indianapolis area. You will also find her a Top Doc in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Meet Dr. Mark N. Berkowitz, MD
Mark N. Berkowitz, MD is a uniquely qualified cosmetic surgeon serving the suburban Detroit area. As a Board Certified and fellowship-trained Oculofacial surgeon, Dr. Berkowitz utilizes his specialized training and exceptional skills to enhance facial cosmetic needs. Dr. Berkowitz has advanced training in Oculofacial Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery. His specialty is so unique that he is one of only 18 other surgeons in Michigan with similar expertise. Residents from as far away as Lansing and Grand Rapids travel to Dr. Berkowitz for their care.
Meet Dr. James Howton, D.O.
During the past 25 years of taking care of adults and children alike, Dr. Howton’s philosophy and experience have grown to recognize that true healing comes when a physician takes a Functional Medicine Approach.
Functional medicine involves understanding the origins, prevention, and treatment of complex, chronic disease. The focus of functional medicine is on patient-centered care, promoting health as a positive vitality, beyond just the absence of disease. It requires a physician who listens and takes the time to analyze the complexity of a patient’s health issues – luxuries sadly absent in Traditional Medicine.
As a Functional Medicine Practitioners he looks “upstream” to consider the complex web of interactions in the patient’s history, physiology, and lifestyle that can lead to illness. Dr. Howton considers the unique genetic makeup of each patient, along with both internal (mind, body, and spirit) and external (physical and social environment) factors that affect total functioning.
Dr. Howton is very passionate about this field and thrives to be a role model for his patients, through living what he preaches. He enjoys an active and healthy lifestyle, which includes healthy eating, taking high quality supplements, and weight and cardio-training. He is on the cutting edge of the latest techniques in this field of medicine, but at the same time relies heavily on well-based research, thus implementing only the safest and most effective methods for his patients. Dr. Howton constantly updates his knowledge through daily reading and research and regularly travels all over the country and the world to attend various seminars and lectures. Through the utilization of his customized and integrative medical programs you will achieve your objective of healthy aging and well-being and enjoy the life in your years to come.
James Howton, D.O. is a Board-Certified Family Practice physician whose passion and purpose come to life through his belief that patients make better choices about their health when they understand all the relevant factors that lead to their disease. He has applied the core principle of ‘Patients Powered by Knowledge’ at Restore Health Center, where he practices Anti-Aging, Functional, Restorative and Integrative medicine achieving tremendous success with his patients by finding, treating and reversing the root cause of illness.
Dr Howton is among a small number of physicians in the US with double board-certifications in Anti-Aging Medicine and Family Practice. He is also Fellowship trained in Functional Medicine. Dr Howton is a member of the American College for the Advancement of Medicine and the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine.
Meet Dr. Nicholas Sieveking
Dr. Nicholas Sieveking is a board certified plastic surgeon who completed his training in General Surgery and Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Stanford University. After Stanford, he received additional fellowship training in Aesthetic Surgery in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, Brazil. In addition to his plastic surgery board certification, Dr. Sieveking is also board certified with advanced fellowship training in Anti-Aging and Functional Medicine. This double board certification enables Dr. Sieveking to be the most complete anti-aging surgeon and physician to treat his patients age-related needs, from the inside to the outside. Dr. Sieveking’s comprehensive solo practice includes advanced cosmetic and reconstructive surgeries, state of the art cosmetic laser and skin care services, Bio-identical hormone replacement therapies, medically-supervised weight loss programs, and cutting edge laboratory testing for hormone, amino acid, vitamin and nutrient deficiencies as well as toxin analysis and food and chemical sensitivities testing.