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Dr. John Polley, MD

Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery ·  Male · Age 62

Dr. Polley

Dr. John Polley, MD is a cosmetic, plastic & reconstructive surgery in Traverse City, MI and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med in 1983 and specializes in cosmetic, plastic & reconstructive surgery.

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(231) 346-1047

Dr. Polley accepts the following insurance:

Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
TriCare for Life
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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Dr. Polley's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Oral and-or Facial Cleft

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Polley treats Oral and-or Facial Cleft more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Polley treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Maxillary Hypoplasia

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Dr. Polley treats Maxillary Hypoplasia more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Polley treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Wound Repair

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Polley performs Wound Repair more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Polley performs this procedure more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Polley's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Benign Tumor
  • Big Ears
  • Birthmark
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Brow Lift
  • Burn Reconstruction
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Cleft Lip
  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Cleft Lip and Palate Repair
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Dermal Filler
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facelift
  • Facial Birth Defect
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Jaw Reconstruction Surgery
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Liposuction
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Mandibular Hypoplasia
  • Maxillary Hypoplasia
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Mole Removal
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nasal Reconstruction
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Neck Lift
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Oral and-or Facial Cleft
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin Lesion Removal
  • Wound Care and Management
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. John Polley is very excited to have recently relocated his plastic surgery practice from Chicago, Illinois to Traverse City, Michigan.  Dr. Polley is an internationally recognized, Board Certified Plastic and Reconstructive surgeon who has s...


  • Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications


Hosp For Sick Childn
Fellowship Hospital
Chang Gung Meml Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
Mich St U
Residency Hospital
Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med
Medical School
Northwestern University Of Chicago
Undergraduate School


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What People Say About Dr. John Polley, MD
When I was 14 I had a mole on my neck that was changing colors. He explained to me and my mom that It was melanoma and needed to be removed. He explained how the removal procedure would work and really put all my and my mom's worries at ease. 2 weeks after the first time seeing him, I had the...Read More
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Highly knowledgeable and experienced. Was super impressed with his people skills, wanted to shake our hands and greeted us warmly, asked about our jobs, complimented our handsome son. Explained throughly the condition and what treatment would look like concisely and also in basic terms we could...Read More
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Munson Medical Center

Traverse City, MI