Dr. Paul Vanek Jr, MD

Dr. Paul Vanek Jr, MD

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
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Dr. Paul Vanek Jr, MD is a plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Mentor, OH and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry in 1989 and specializes in plastic & reconstructive surgery, plastic surgery of the hand, and more.Read his story

9485 Mentor Ave Ste 100

Mentor, OH 44060

Contact Information

(440) 205-5750

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC)
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
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Dr. Vanek Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Wound Repair
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vanek Jr performs Wound Repair more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Vanek Jr performs this procedure more than 83% of his peers

Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vanek Jr performs Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer more than 55% of his peers

Dr. Vanek Jr performs this procedure more than 55% of his peers

Skin Cancer
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vanek Jr treats Skin Cancer more than 46% of his peers

Dr. Vanek Jr treats this condition more than 46% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC)
  • Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Epidermoid Carcinoma
  • Facial Skin Cancer
  • Infundibulocystic Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Merkel Cell Cancer
  • Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome
  • Nodular Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Noduloulcerative Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Pigmented Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Conjunctiva
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Head and Neck
  • Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma

Dr. Vanek Jr's conditions and procedures:

Abdominoplasty
Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Ablative Laser Skin Rejuvenation
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Absent Breasts and Nipples
Acanthosis Nigricans
Acne
Acne Scar Removal
Acne Scars
Actinic Keratosis
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
Adult Acne
Aesthetic Hand Rejuvenation
Aged or Sun-Damaged Skin Treatment
Airway Reconstruction Surgery
Airway Surgery
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allograft Tissue Reconstruction
Arm Reduction Surgery
Asian Eyelid Surgery
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Atypical Mole
Autoimmune Diseases
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Bedsores
Belotero® Injection
Belt Lipectomy
Birthmark
Birthmark Removal
Blepharochalasis
Blepharoplasty
Blu-U® Acne Light Treatment
Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
Bone Disorders
Botox® Injection
Botulinum Toxin Injection
Brachioplasty
Brain Disorders
Breast Augmentation
Breast Cancer
Breast Cancer Surgery
Breast Diseases
Breast Hypoplasia
Breast Implant Malposition
Breast Lift Surgery
Breast Ptosis
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Reduction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Breast Tumor
Broken Nose
Brow Lift
Buttock Lift
Calf Implant
Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
Capsulotomy
Carbon Dioxide Laser Skin Resurfacing Treatment
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cellulitis
Chemical Peel
Chin Implant
Closed Reduction Surgery
CO2 Laser Treatment for Skin Lesions
Complex Revision Rhinoplasty
Cosmetic Conditions
Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
Cosmetic Facial Implant Surgery
Cosmetic Facial Surgery
Cosmetic Laser Surgery
Cosmetic Neck Surgery
Cosmetic Procedure
Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
Cosmetic Trunk Surgery
Cosmetic Xeomin® Injection
Dermabrasion
Dermabrasion and Dermaplaning
Dermal Filler
Dermaplaning
Dermatitis
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Deviated Septum
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Dry Skin
Dupuytren's Contracture
Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
Ear Reconstruction
Earlobe Repair
Endoscopic Brow Lift
Endoscopic Cosmetic Facial Plastic Surgery
Enlarged Turbinates
Erbium Laser Treatment
Excision
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Cyst
Excision of Lipoma
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Excisional Biopsy
Extra Nipples
Eye Procedure
Eye Surgery
Eyelid Disorders
Eyelid Surgery
Facelift
Facial Bone Fracture Repair
Facial Implant Surgery
Facial Peel
Facial Reconstruction
Facial Rejuvenation
Facial Rejuvenation, Advanced, Laser
Facial Surgery
Facial Trauma
Fat Grafting to the Body
Fat Grafting to the Breast
Fat Grafting to the Buttock
Fat Grafting to the Face
Female Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery
Fluoroscopy
Foot Conditions
Foreign Body Removal
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
Full Face Lift
Fungal Nail Infection
Gigantomastia
Glycolic Acid Skin Care Treatment
Granuloma of Skin
Gynecomastia
Gynecomastia Repair
Hair Removal
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Hand Reconstruction
Hand Surgery
Hand Tendon Repair
Head and Neck Surgery
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
HydraFacial
Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Injection
Injection Sclerotherapy
In-Office Skin Procedure
In-Office Surgery
Intertrigo
Itchy Skin
Juvéderm® Injection
Juvéderm® Ultra Plus XC Injection
Juvéderm® Voluma® Injection
Keloid Scar
Kybella Treatment for Submental Fat
Labiaplasty
Laceration Repair
Laser Ablation
Laser Hair Removal
Laser Pigmented Lesion Removal
Laser Skin Rejuvenation
Laser Skin Resurfacing
Laser Surgery for Skin Conditions
Laser Tattoo Removal
LED Light Treatment for Acne
LED Light Treatment for Skin Damage
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Lesion Removal
Lift - Parts of the Body Other than Face
Lip Augmentation
Lip, Excision or Resection
Lipomas
Lipomas Sebacious Cyst Removal
Liposuction
Localized Fat Deposits
Male Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery
Mammoplasty
Melanoma
Melanoma Removal
Microdermabrasion
Migraine
Mini Tummy Tuck
Minimally Invasive Melanoma Surgery
Mole
Mole Evaluation
Mole Removal
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Myocutaneous Flaps
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Nasal Airway Surgery
Nasal Obstruction
Nasal Reconstruction
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Nasal Surgery
Neck Lift
Neck Liposuction
Neck Surgery
Nevus Sebaceous of Jadassohn
Nipple Reconstruction
Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy
Nodular Basal Cell Carcinoma
Non-Ablative Laser Skin Rejuvenation
Nose Cancer
Nose Injuries
Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
Nose Tumor
Obesity
Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Metatarsal Fracture
Orbital Floor Fracture Repair
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Pigmented Basal Cell Carcinoma
Plastic Cosmetic Surgery
Plastic Surgery, Facial
Plastic Surgical Procedures
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Primary Cosmetic Rhinoplasty
Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
Pulsed Dye Laser Treatment
Radiesse® Injections
Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
Restylane® Injections
Revision Surgery
Ringworm
Rosacea
Sarcoidosis
Scar Revision Surgery
Scars
Sclerotherapy of Varicose Veins of Legs
Seborrheic Keratosis
Septal Defect
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Skin Aging
Skin and Tissue Reduction
Skin Biopsy
Skin Cancer
Skin Cancer Removal
Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
Skin Cancer Tumor Treatment
Skin Discoloration
Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
Skin Grafts
Skin Infections
Skin Laxity
Skin Lesion Biopsy
Skin Lesion Removal
Skin Procedures
Skin Resurfacing
Skin Surgery
Skin Tag Removal
Skin Tightening
Snoring Surgery
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
Spider Vein Sclerotherapy
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Steroid Injection
Sun-Damaged Skin
Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma
Surgery, Trauma
Tattoo Removal
Tear Duct Disorders
Temporal Arteritis
Tendon Repair
Thigh Lift
Thyroid Disease
Tissue Expansion
Treatment of Airway Obstruction
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Turbinate Reduction
Ulcer
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vaser® Liposelection (Liposuction)
Vein Treatment
Visual Field Defects
Wart Removal
Warts
Weight Loss
Weight Loss Revisional Surgery
Wound Care and Management
Wound Repair
Wrinkle Reduction by Injection
Wrinkle Removal
Wrinkles

About Me

WELCOME. From your first call to our practice through your last follow-up after your procedure, the practice of Paul Vanek, M.D. is committed to giving you first-class care. Dr. Vanek believes superior care to be synonymous with listening and being b...

Specialties

  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Aesthetic Medicine
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Facial Plastic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

Education

1996
University Of Michigan, Division Of Plastic Surgery
Fellowship Hospital
1994
University Of Rochester School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1993
University Of Rochester School Of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1989
University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry
Medical School
1985
Haverford College
Undergraduate School
1996
1994
1993
1989
1985

Languages

  • American Sign Language
  • German
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Fellowship in the American College of Surgeons, October 20
  • Genetics Award, University of Rochester School of Medicine, 1985
  • University of Michigan Section Plastic Surgery Clinical Investigator of the Year, 1996
  • Hosue Officer of the Month - Ann Arbor, VA Medical Center, May 1995
  • Maghill-Rhoades Scholar, Haverford College, 1981-1985
  • Grand Rounds, Department of Surgery, University of Rochester, May 1994

Media & Publications

  • Think Health, WKYC Channel 3,

Dr. Vanek Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vanek Jr

4.1

Based on 41 reviews

5 Stars
73.17073170731707%
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4 Stars
4.878048780487805%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
7.317073170731708%
(3)
1 Star
14.634146341463415%
(6)

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Am currently in recovery after a full body lift after losing alot of weight and I've had nothing but a very positive experience working with this doctor and his staff, they've all been very patient and cooperative with all my concerns and questions and I am loving the results he gave me. Very fair...Read More
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I heard great things about Dr. Vanek from a friend who went to his office, but when I called for a health issue was told I was to pay $100+ for the appointment even though my insurance has no co-pay. The person who answered the phone said that this was the policy for all appointments even for the...Read More
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Dr. Vanek is a very compassionate and detailed doctor. He answers all your questions and prompt;y returns all your calls. He explains the procedure before you have surgery. You feel well informed about what is going to happen . His staff is outstanding. They are very helpful. They always...Read More
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Dr. Vanek performed a breast augmentation on me in August, 2017. I had assymetry due to rapid weight loss, and my main goal was to not even appear that I had anything done. He did a fantastic job. They look so natural, and are just perfect. I couldnt have asked for a better result. The staff was...Read More
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Dr. Vanek is a highly skilled and compassionate surgeon. I received a replacement of my 20+ years ruptured silicone breast implants with memory gel implants and a breast lift. Followup treatment of Aspen Rehabilitation Ultrasound Therapy administered by Massage Therapist Jeni Mathis helped...Read More
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Bankers Life and Casualty
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC)
Worker's Compensation WC
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Cofinity
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Flora Midwest (PPOM)
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicare Advantage
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Mutual of Omaha
Ohio Health Choice
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SummaCare
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