Dr. Janet Turkle, MD

Dr. Janet Turkle, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Janet Turkle, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Carmel, IN and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in plastic surgery.Read her story

11455 N Meridian St Ste 150

Carmel, IN 46032

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Reconstruction
more than 81% of peers
Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
more than 78% of peers
Breast Surgical Procedure
more than 55% of peers

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Dr. Turkle's bio

This content was provided by Dr. 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 by her peers 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."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Turkle "Dr. Janet K. Turkle offers patients the expertise of both a skilled and caring female plastic cosmetic surgeon at our Indianapolis practice. Our patients appreciate the sensitivity and compassion we offer, as well as our extensive experience with cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. We feel these qualities allow us to achieve extremely high levels of patient satisfaction for both men and women. We feel the doctor-patient relationship is just as important in cosmetic surgery as in any other medical situation. Our goal is to focus on your concerns, so that you are assured that you have our undivided attention. Our relaxed and reassuring manner provides our cosmetic surgery patients with the confidence that they will receive expert treatment in an environment of warmth and caring. The staff takes pains to attend to your needs. Our goal is to provide support & guidance to each patient from the first contact to the last follow up visit. Our chief concern is your well-being and comfort."
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1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

18  Conditions Treated

  • Allergic Reaction
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gigantomastia
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hair Loss
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Laxity
  • Wrinkles

18  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Wichita State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • University Kansas School Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Kansas School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Indiana University / School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Turkle has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Turkle's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Turkle to family and friends
29 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Turkle's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Turkle Says:

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Patient Comments (11)

Dr. Turkle and her staff are excellent. I have been a patient of Dr. Turkle’s for nearly 10 years. She is a compassionate, talented, knowledgeable, gentle and artistic doctor. I would not hesitate to recommend her.
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I recently became a patient of Dr. Turkle. I appreciate her candid answers to my questions. She explained my surgery process and decisions that I would need to make. She was quite sympathetic and extremely kind toward my predicament. It is also nice to have a greeting and warm smile when I enter...more
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Dr. Turkle kept me informed from our first meeting to a wonderful outcome. Her followup was detailed and she spared no time in making certain all was well. She is truly a professional that believes the patient comes first! I wish I hadn't waited so long to get a facelift but certainly made the...more
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I recently had breast augmentation with Dr. Turkle. I did some research prior and decided to go with her and her staff. She was very informative and very soft spoken. Not only did I receive excellent care, Janet Turkle called herself to check on me after my surgery at home. I was treated very well...more
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Counseling during first office visit Dr. Turkle made it very easy and relaxing. She knew exactly what I wanted. She is very soft spoken, listened to my concerns, and answered every question I asked. Her staff at the office is extremely friendly and emails/phone calls are answered very quickly....more
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