Dr. Bortnick, a Kansas City native, attended Pembroke County Day School followed by a combined BA-MD degree at The University of Missouri – Kansas City. He then completed a five-year general study residency at The University of Kansas, which included a one-year post-doctoral fellowship in molecular genetics and microbiology, followed by a two-year plastic surgery residency at The University of Georgia Medical College in Augusta, Georgia.
Dr. Bortnick was the founding partner of Monarch Plastic Surgery, established in 1995. His principal practice concentrates on cosmetic and aesthetic surgery of the face and body. He has developed a reputation as a local and regional expert in body contouring and cosmetic nasal surgery and serves as the residency coordinator for cosmetic plastic surgery at The University of Kansas Medical Center.
He is board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgery. He currently serves as a committee member of the Plastic Surgery Education Foundation / ASPS as well as a committee member for the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the Lipoplasty Society of North America.
Dr. Bortnick serves at the Overland Park office, and also practices at Shawnee Mission Medical Center, Overland Park Regional Medical Center, Research Medical Center and North Kansas City Hospital.
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