Why Choose Dr. Surek?

Dr. Christopher Surek completed his medical school and plastic surgery residency training here in Kansas City and has completed a specialty fellowship in Cosmetic Surgery of the Face, Breast, and Body at the Cleveland Clinic.

Dr. Surek is a board-certified plastic surgeon and nationally recognized for education and innovation in the field of cosmetic surgery. Most notably, he is the co-author of Facial Volumization: An Anatomic Approach, currently one of the top-selling textbooks in facial aesthetic surgery. He is the recipient of three national research awards in plastic surgery and teaches facial anatomy courses for filler injections and facial surgery both nationally and internationally. In addition to his textbook, Dr. Surek has co-authored book chapters on filler injection, chemical peeling, and facial cosmetic surgery techniques.

Dr. Christopher Surek

Christopher C. Surek, DO, FACS

Christopher Surek, DO | Board Certified Plastic Surgeon in Kansas CityChristopher Surek, DO | Board Certified Plastic Surgeon in Kansas City


Published Work

Facial Volumization: An Anatomic Approach

Essentials of Aesthetic Surgery

Centrofacial Rejuvenation

Grabb and Smith’s Plastic Surgery – Eighth Edition

Grabb and Smith’s Plastic Surgery – Eighth Edition

Deep Pyriform Space: Anatomical Clarifications and Clinical Implications

No-Touch Technique for Lip Enhancement

Pertinent Anatomy and Analysis for Midface Volumizing Procedures

Three-Dimensional Topographic Surface Changes in Response to Compartmental Volumization of the Medial Cheek: Defining a Malar Augmentation Zone

Volumizing Viaducts of the Midface: Defining the Beut Techniques

What Is the Lobular Branch of the Great Auricular Nerve? Anatomical Description and Significance in Rhytidectomy


Christopher Surek, DO
5 Stars  Didn't have to wait long..the nurse was friendly and helpful and Dr. Explained procedure thoroughly. This was the first consultation for removing a small melanoma on my forehead. –
Source : Google – Jan 22, 2022
Christopher Surek, DO
5 Stars  Dr. Surek and staff are always welcoming and efficient. He did a great job with my procedure and follow up - highly recommend! –
Source : Healthgrades – Jan 13, 2022
Christopher Surek, DO
5 Stars  Dr. Surek is the most genuine surgeon I have had the pleasure of seeing. He is thorough and always willing to sit down and answers all questions in a compassionate manner. I look forward to working with him again in the future. –
Source : Healthgrades – Dec 25, 2021
Christopher Surek, DO
5 Stars  Dr. Surek is amazing And I cannot say enough good things about him. He helped me get my confidence back tenfold and I would highly recommend him . Best bedside manner I've ever experienced thank you Dr. Surek... see you soon... –
Source : Google – Oct 28, 2021
Christopher Surek, DO
5 Stars  To the entire team at Dr. Sureks office and Dr. Surek thank you times a million for being so kind to me and getting me in so quickly.... your bedside manner is amazing and so is your talent . Thank you so much!!!!! –
Source : Google – Oct 08, 2021
Christopher Surek, DO
5 Stars  Highly recommend Dr. Surek. He is caring, patient and skilled. He and his staff took time at each appt to discuss and answer questions. I am so happy with the results! –
Source : Google – Sep 29, 2021
Christopher Surek, DO
5 Stars  I would definitely recommend Dr. Surek and his staff. Appointment was on time, thorough, and informative. –
Source : Healthgrades – Aug 30, 2021
Christopher Surek, DO
5 Stars  Dr Surek is amazing! He takes time and explains everything in detail- in conjunction with asking for the patient feedback to come up with the best treatment plan. A+ in my book! –
Source : Healthgrades – Aug 10, 2021