Cosmetic Dermatology | Male | 61 years old
Glacier View Plastic Surgery
40 Four Mile Dr Ste 5
Kalispell, MT 59901
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I am Brentley A. Buchele MD, MBA. Most folks call me Dr B. I like that. "Bu-Hee-Lee" is a mouthful. I am a Plastic Surgeon. I'd like the opportunity to be your plastic surgeon. Breast Augmentation Montana.
I am certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and have been since 1989. I am proud to be Board certified. I think it is important. While I was at the Ohio State University in a teaching role, I had the privilege of giving the oral certification exam for the Board for several years.I am a Member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation, the national organizations dedicated to practice management and ongoing plastic surgery education.
I am proud that HeathCenter Northwest Hospital has selected me to be it's Medical Director for Surgical Services, and equally proud that Kalispell Regional Medical Center has made me the Medical Director of it's Wound, Ostomy, and Hyperbaric Medicine Center.
How did I end up in Montana from my job in Ohio? While on a vacation in the Caribbean in 2002 we met and were befriended by a couple from Whitefish, and we came to visit them that spring. Subsequent visits and discussions with physicians and the Kalispell Medical Center administration led to my wife Diane and me giving up our 18 year careers at the Ohio State University Medical Center and opening Buchele Plastic Surgery in April 2006.
Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck)
Breast Enlargement (Augmentation Mammaplasty)
Chemical Peel (Phenol and trichloroacetic acid [TCA])
Collagen / Fat Injections
Ear Surgery (Otoplasty)
Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty)
Forehead Lift (Browlift)
Laser Facial Resurfacing
Liposuction (Suction-Assisted Lipectomy)
Male Breast Reduction (Gynecomastia)
Nose Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
Body Contouring After Major Weight Loss
Tram Flap Breast Reconstruction
Cleft Lip and Palate
Effective Aug 1 will also have:
? Laser tattoo removal,
? Laser hair removal, "full range of laser services"
? Coolsculpting fat freezing system
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Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More
Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the United States.
Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which he or she practices. A board-certified doctor is more likely than a non-board-certified doctor to have the most current skills and knowledge about how to treat your medical condition.
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