Dr. Kirk Potter, DO

Dr. Kirk Potter, DO

Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Kirk Potter, DO is a cosmetic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Hays, KS and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from University Of Health Sciences / College Of Osteoapthic Medicine in 2001 and specializes in cosmetic & reconstructive surgery, plastic surgery-head & neck, and more.Read his story

217 E 32nd St

Hays, KS 67601

Contact Information

(785) 301-2250

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Wound Repair
normal
more than 76% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
normal
more than 51% of peers
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
normal
more than 49% of peers

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Dr. Potter's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Potter "Dr. Potter is a Kansas native and honors graduate of Lewis High School and Washburn University, Topeka. He then earned his medical degree from The University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City. He completed his internship and residency in General Surgery training at Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Debora Heart and Lung Center, Cooper Hospital Trauma Center, Frankford Health System and Crozer Medical Center. He completed a Fellowship in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery training in Philadelphia and New York. In his free time, Dr. Potter enjoys spending time with his wife Krystal and their four children."

10  Specialties

  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Facial Cosmetic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Cosmetic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery-Head & Neck
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

51  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Black Eye
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chemical Burn
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Electrical Burn
  • Empyema
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gigantomastia
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Lipomas
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Trigger Finger
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wrinkles
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60  Procedures

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Arm Surgery
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Botox® Injection
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Collagen Injection
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Fracture Care
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Liposuction
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Pigmentation Defect
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kansas.

4 Sanctions
  • Other (1/10/2018)
    Action Taken: License Reinstatement with Restrictions and/or Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Kansas
  • Other (4/18/2017)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Kansas
  • Noncompliance with a Board Order (3/6/2017)
    Action Taken: License Reinstatement with Restrictions and/or Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Kansas
  • Noncompliance with a Board Order (11/4/2016)
    Action Taken: Emergency Suspension
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Kansas
1 Board Action
  • Non-Disciplinary Action (10/13/2015)
    Action Taken: Practice Restriction
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Kansas

Education

  • Washburn University--Topeka, Ks
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Health Sciences / College Of Osteoapthic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Plastic Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Potter's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Potter

4.6

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Dr. Potter and his staff are very friendly and helpful. His new office is beautiful. Dr. Potter took time to answer all my questions and made me feel very comfortable with the decisions I made for my procedures. I would recommend him to everyone!
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Hays, KS – May 19, 2016
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