Christopher J. Spittler MD
About the Practice
As the premier Plastic Surgery practice in Annapolis, Plastic Surgery Specialists has the experience and expertise to create a customized surgical plan based on each patient's needs and desires. The approach is patient centered, with our highly experienced staff ensuring each step in the process is worry free. Our goal is to promote wellness and provide the highest quality care resulting in an improved body image and sense of well being.
● Brow Lift
● Chin Augmentation
● Eyelid Surgery
● Tummy Tuck
● Mommy Makeovers
● Breast Augmentation
● Breast Lift
● Breast Reduction
● Male Breast Reduction
● Moh’s Reconstruction
Background & Certification
American Board of Plastic Surgery
Breast and Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship
Georgetown University Medical Center
Plastic Surgery Residency
University of Wisconsin Hospitals
General Surgery Residency
Meridia Huron Hospital, Cleveland Clinic Foundation Affiliated Health System
Riverside Methodist Hospitals
Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine (NEOUCOM)
Dates Attended: 9/87-5/91
Degree Awarded: Doctor of Medicine
University of Cincinnati
Dates Attended: 9/83-6/87
Degree Awarded: Bachelor of Science in Biology
Publications and Presentations
Spear SL, Spittler CJ, Breast Reconstruction with Implants and Expanders. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Expected date of publication June, 2000.
Spittler CJ, Chari V, Husni EA, Patzakis J, Li PK, Zelis J, Chung RS. Second look laparoscopy for visceral ischemia facilitated by preinstalled ports. The American Surgeon. 1997;63:732-34.
Li PK, Spittler CJ, Taylor CW, Sponseller D, Chung RS. In vitro effects of simulated gastric juice on swallowed metal objects: implications for practical management. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. 1997;46:152-55.
Zelis J, Spittler CJ, Chung RS. A safe technique for abdominal paracentesis. Contemporary Surgery for Residents, July/August 1996, pp. 21-22.
Spittler CJ, Hardy SP. Incidence of metopic synostosis in the general population. Presented at the Chief Residents Conference Galviston, TX, April 1999.
Lippit S, Allen W, Spittler C. Radiation exposure to OR personnel when using the c-arm fluoroscope. Akron General Medical Center, Akron, Ohio, 1988.
Spittler CJ, Leeson MC. Tumoral calcinosis: a case report and review of the literature. NEOUCOM, Summer Fellowship Research Day, 1988.
Garfield SA, Spittler CJ. Growth hormone action in controlling hepatic glycogen metabolism. American Association of Anatomists, One Hundredth Annual Meeting, George Washington School of Medicine, May 1987.
Awards & Honors
What’s Up? Annapolis Top Doc
Affiliations & Memberships
Anne Arundel Medical Center
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
American College of Surgeons (Fellow)
Plastic Surgery Specialists offer complimentary cosmetic consultations with Dr. Christopher Spittler, one of our board-certified plastic surgeons.
Staff & Facilities
Our surgical facility is accredited by the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities, Inc., a national organization specializing in surgery facilities. Our facility is also accredited by Medicare. This facility combines a surgical center and medical offices within the same complex and is staffed by an experienced team of Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, and Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists.
Skin Care Products
● Cellulite Treatment with VelaShape II
● Chemical Peels
● Dermal Fillers
● DOT Therapy
● Kybella for Double Chins
● Laser Hair Removal
● Permanent Makeup
● ReFirme™ Skin Tightening
● Sciton Broadband Light Laser
● Spray Tanning
Because we tailor all procedures and treatments to the individual patient, fees for cosmetic surgery and medical spa services will be quoted after your doctor has had the opportunity to evaluate your needs during the consultation. You will not be pressured into scheduling surgery and all fees will be clearly spelled out and reviewed with you in detail. For our patients in and around Annapolis, Baltimore and Washington, DC, cosmetic surgery financing options are available to pay for your desired cosmetic enhancement.
- Credit Cards: MasterCard, Visa, Discover and American Express
- Bank Checks: Accepted
- Personal Checks: Accepted if received 14 days prior to the surgical date
- Patient Financing: Financing can be done personally either through your local bank or with a financing company working with patients for cosmetic procedures.