Dr. John Weeter, MD

Dr. John Weeter, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
Dr. John Weeter, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Kentucky in 1971 and specializes in plastic surgery, breast reconstruction surgery, and more.Read his story

4001 Kresge Way Ste 220

Louisville, KY 40207

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Sagamore Health Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Wound Repair
very high
more than 98% of peers
Excision of Skin Cancer
very high
more than 86% of peers
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
more than 85% of peers

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Dr. Weeter's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Weeter "In the more than thirty years of the practice of Cosmetic, Reconstructive, and Plastic Surgery, I have been offering my patients an uncompromising dedication to personalized care and to meet each individual's unique needs and goals. It begins with an honest, thorough and insightful consultation, proceeds to precise "state of the art" surgical care, and includes attentive and long-term aftercare. Confidentiality is respected throughout this process. My commitment to quality care is also reflected through continuous education in the advancement of our surgical specialties. I am certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, and am a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and other national and regional medical societies. My clinical career has included appointment as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Plastic Surgery at the University of Louisville, Clinical Director of the Burn Unit at Kosair Children's Hospital, and a member of the Cleft Lip and Palate Program of Kentucky's Commission for Children with Special Health Care Needs. I have had a long-time interest and experience in international medical care. I have traveled overseas studying, providing medical care, and teaching in Ecuador, Nicaragua, Guatemala, Panama, Argentina, and Taiwan."
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4  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

29  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Atrophy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Chemical Burn
  • Cleft Lip
  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Cleft Palate
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • Deviated Septum
  • Gigantomastia
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Labial Hypertrophy
  • Lipomas
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Laxity
  • Wrinkles

38  Procedures

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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Vanderbilt University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1967
  • University Of Kentucky
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Medical University Of South Carolina Medical Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Medical University Of South Carolina Medical Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • St Francis Memorial Hospital (San Francisco)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

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I shadowed Dr. Weeter for more than 200 hours over two summers. Dr.Weeter is the most patient and personable doctor that I have ever met. He is very down-to-earth, helpful, kind, and a joy to be around. I've also met many of his patients, and they absolutely love what Dr. Weeter has done for them....Read More
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Dr. Weeter is one of the NICEST doctors I've EVER met!! I love that he takes time 2 fully explain procedures and answer any & all question(s) you might have (a rare find in this day & age:)
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My son was bitten by a dog on his lip. The injury was disfiguring and caused my son to be self-conscious. Dr. Weeter repaired his lip and now it looks great! Dr. Weeter put us at ease and did excellent work! My son rarely mentions his lip now and, thanks to Dr. Weeter, we can finally put the...Read More
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He was open and honest about what I should do. He put me at ease and answered any questions I had. He was prompt when he came to the hospital to check on me. I called the office one day to ask a question and they put him on the phone. What is the chance that that would happen?
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Dr. Weeter has been sensitive and caring throughout the whole process of treating my 1st-3rd degree burns. He also takes a no nonsense approach to treatment. He doesn't try to candy coat the truth. His staff is the true highlight of this office. Such a caring and wonderful group! I never feel like...Read More
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