DAN L. BENNETT, M.D., Kansas City-area Plastic Surgeon

DAN L. BENNETT, M.D., Kansas City-area Plastic SurgeonDr. Dan Bennett “The ultimate goal of cosmetic plastic surgery or an aesthetic procedure is to achieve a natural, improved appearance. I offer to you my artistic talent, my knowledge and experience, and the highest ethical standards of medical excellence and professionalism. Together we will build a partnership to achieve your optimal aesthetic results while improving your self image and quality of life.”

– Dan L. Bennett, M.D.

Dr. Dan L. Bennett is a trusted and highly respected physician. He has been in private practice in the Greater Kansas City area since 1985. Each year he attends national and international workshops, seminars, and conferences to increase his skills and knowledge of the latest technology in nonsurgical aesthetic procedures.

Dr. BennettDr. Bennett is a member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (the leading organization of plastic surgeons) and is certified by the American Society of Plastic Surgery (whose members specialize in cosmetic surgery of the face and body). He has received the ASAPS “Certificate of Advanced Education in Cosmetic Surgery” designed to recognize members who demonstrate an exceptional level of commitment to their continuing education in cosmetic plastic surgery. He is a member of Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society and received an award for Clinical Excellence from the University of California, Irvine College of Medicine. He successfully fulfilled requirements to be board certified in three specialties: Plastic Surgery, Otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat), and Hand Surgery. Additional education and training include fellowships in Microsurgery and Craniofacial Surgery.

With Dr. Bennett’s medical school honors, extensive education, board certifications and with over twenty five years of experience–You can be confident that your well being and appearance are in the hands of a knowledgeable, skilled physician. You’ll discover he’s a warm, caring physician who views all aesthetic procedures as an art and you’ll love his straight forward, honest style.

Dr BennettDr. Bennett’s avid interest in Anti-aging and Longevity has changed many of his patients’ lifestyles. He firmly believes in the benefits of a healthy diet, exercise, and the value of vitamin, nutrient and hormone supplementation.

Dr. Dan Bennett and his family moved to Kansas City from California in 1981. He and his wife, Wini, together with thier adopted cat named Alison Meriwether make their home in Johnson County. Their four children are adults now and they have been blessed with six grandchildren.

In addition to Dr. Bennett’s successful practice, he spends most of his free time researching medical advances and longevity. He most enjoys spending time with his grandchildren. Other interests include reading, playing the piano, and “slight of hand” magic (as a medical intern, he turned many children’s tears into laughter).

Board Certifications and Education

American Board of Otolaryngology
American Board of Plastic Surgery
American Board of Plastic Surgery – Hand Surgery

Professional Organizations

American Medical Association
American Society of Plastic Surgery
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Inc.
Dr. Bennett has received a”Certificate of Advanced Education in Cosmetic Surgery”
Lipoplasty Society, Inc.
Kansas City Plastic Surgery Society
Metropolitan Medical Association
President, Medical Staff, Trinity Lutheran Hospital 1995-1996

Medical Education

University of California, Irvine California College of Medicine 1973-1976
Degree: Medical Doctor

Honors and Awards

Lange Book Award for Clinical Excellence Honor Society
Member Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Graduate

Post Graduate Medical Training

Flex Surgery Intern PGY I
Los Angeles County
University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles
1976-1977

General Surgery Resident PGY II
University of California, Irvine Medical Center
1977-1978

Otolaryngology Resident
University of California, Irvine Medical Center
1978-1981

Plastic Surgery Resident
University of Missouri
Kansas City School of Medicine
1981-1983

Microsurgery Fellowship
Louisville, Kentucky 1983

Craniofacial Fellowship
Miami, Florida 1984

Christine Kleinert Hand Fellowship
University of Louisville
Louisville, Kentucky 1985