Dr. Joseph Banis Jr, MD

Dr. Joseph Banis Jr, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
Dr. Joseph Banis Jr, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 1973 and specializes in plastic surgery.

901 Dupont Rd Ste 202

Louisville, KY 40207

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Medicare

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Reduction
more than 70% of peers
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
more than 61% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
more than 45% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Banis Jr "Dr. Joseph Banis, a board-certified surgeon, leads a team of registered nurses & aesthetic specialists. Dr. Banis has more than 30 years experience. The office of Dr. Banis places a high priority on personal, sensitive and confidential service. You will never feel rushed or uncomfortable. The atmosphere is always friendly and non-judgmental."

1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

14  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Laxity
  • Sun-Damaged Skin
  • Wrinkles

34  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Lac Usc Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Eastern Virginia Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Hawaii
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Of Louisville
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Eastern Virginia Med School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Kleinert University Louisville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Banis Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Banis Jr' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Banis Jr to family and friends
17 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Banis Jr' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Banis is a wonderful doctor! He's genuine & compassionate and makes it evident that he really cares about his patients. He saved my life & for that I'll be forever grateful !
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He is simply the best. I'm so pleased with the entire experience, and his level of skill, caring and the outcome!! He is a brilliant surgeon and an artist, and also an amazing person, and his staff is also top notch!
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