Jeffrey J. Ptak MD, FACS
About the Practice
My goal is to accomplish your objectives with the most natural result possible. I encourage you to ask questions, be involved and become educated. Your situation and the emotions you bring to it are unique, and together we will address every one of your concerns. It is important to me that we have a real partnership, and share confidence and trust as we move toward restoring your beauty and renewing your strength.
Jeffrey J. Ptak MD, has practiced plastic and reconstructive surgery since 1985. He has extensive training and experience in cosmetic procedures involving the face, eyes, and body. His diverse reconstructive surgical experiences have enhanced his skills, and brought added dimension to his approach to the intricacies of aesthetic surgery. He is highly qualified to perform a full range of aesthetic and reconstructive procedures.
Dr. Ptak's office and medically supervised Skin Care Clinic is located in the Scottsdale Healthcare Medical Campus.
Take Interstate Loop 101 to the Shea Blvd. Exit. Proceed East on Shea Blvd. to 96th Street. Turn right on 96th Street. Proceed on 96th Street South. Turn Right on Ironwood Square Drive. Proceed on Ironwood Square Drive to our office, on the corner of 94th Street and Ironwood Square Drive.
Background & Certification
American Board of Plastic Surgery 1989
Stanford University, BA Degree, 1972
School of Medicine:
Michigan State University, MD Degree, 1980
General Surgery Internship and Residency:
Maricopa Medical Center, Scottsdale, Arizona - Chief Resident
Plastic Surgery Residency:
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 1987
Instructor in Plastic Surgery, Mayo Medical School, Scottsdale, Arizona.
Co-developer of professional computerized digital-imaging system.
Regular course instructor and lecturer on many plastic surgery topics & scientific technologies.
Awards & Honors
Founder X-Tattoo, Gang Tattoo Laser Removal Project with Scottsdale Police, Parks and Rotary 100
Development of Plastic Surgery Exchange Program with Peoples Republic of China: November 1990
Affiliations & Memberships
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Arizona Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeons
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Fellow of American College od Surgeons
Arizona Medical Association
Physicians for Scottsdale Symphony
Appointments for Consultation and/or Skin Care Are available from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Staff & Facilities
Skin Care Products
Any Skin Can Be Measurably Improved
Did you know that approximately 90% to 95% of what we think is inevitable aging is the result of cumulative sun damage?
The good news? Medical studies demonstrate that a great deal of skin damage can be reversed and cells can be protected to help prevent further signs of aging. Schedule an appointment today and let us show you how.
Our Skin Care Professionals, under the close guidance and supervision of Dr. Jeffrey Ptak, will recommend the appropriate products that will enable you to experience a new level of medically supervised skin care.
Unlike "over the counter products" that are expensive and sold in cosmetic departments, drug stores, spas or health clubs, improvements with our products will be visible in just days and as your involvement continues, the overall benefits will be outstanding!
Customized mineral makeup. Excellent coverage.
Three step exfoliate using physical or enzymatic technique, AHA and cryogenic therapy. Recommended pre and post CO2 laser.
A uniquely formulated peel containing salicylic acid and the patented Microsponge technology. The Micropeel Plus aggressively outperforms other superficial chemical peels by freeing the skin of all dead cells and stimulating the skin renewal process.
A highly controlled spray of fine crystals are used to remove the outer layer of skin and reveal the younger, tighter, radiant skin.
Antioxidant therapy to stimulate cell regeneration and to give the skin a healthy glow. This is an excellent treatment for tired skin due to environmental (toxins, pollutants, allergens, solar) damage and smoking, medications, aging. Excellent for acneic skin conditions.
PCA Peel With Hydroquinone
With Oxygen Treatment
A special blend of AHA's/BHA's to exfoliate and even out overall skin tone. The PCA peel is an enchanced Jessner's formula which combines exfoliating acids, bleachers and tyrosinase inhibitors. When combined, these components have a synergistic effect, which will desquamate the surface of the skin while simultaneously lightening it. By layering multiple applications during the acne treatment, varying superficial depths can be achieved according to the needs and goals of the patient.
Nutrient Rich (Vitamins B,C,E, & others) to exfoliate the skin and or to be used as a prep for a deep chemical peel.
A high performance Alpha Hydroxy Peel with Cosmederm-7, clinically proven anti-irritant that helps minimize discomfort while delivering medical-strength results. Aids your skin in exfoliation, removes dead skin cells, decreases pore size and evens-out skin tones.
A treatment appropriate for all skin types, conditions and sensitivities. It will effectively treat acne, pigment disorders, aging skin, smokers skin and photodamaged skin. This treatment is ideal for super sensitive skin types and patients that want gradual lightening and tightening.
Appropriate for all skin types, conditions and sensitivities. It will effectively treat acne, pigment disorders, aging skin, smoker's skin and sun damaged skin. It targets patients that want gradual lightening but instant tightening.
Appropriate for all skin types, conditions and sensitivities. They are especially ideal for sensitive skin types, as they produce a minimal stinging senstation. It will effectively treat acne, pigment disorders, aging skin, smoker's skin and sun damaged skin. The Ultra peel was conceptualized to target the needs of the aging menopausal female. The skin is visibly plump and very hydrated following the exfoliating treatment. It is a very humectant treatment due to the natural hormone additive, chaste tee extract, the most potent source of plant progesterone. The kojic and azelaic acids contain antifungal, antimicrobial, antibacterial and anti-acne properties, which will assist with adult middle age acne. Also kojic acid is a tyrosinase inhibitor, which helps with melanin pigment control. The ascorbic acid has lightening, anti-oxidant and collagen stimulating ability.
Vitamin C Treatment
Ultimate antioxidant treatment to stimulate the natural collagen production in the skin, extremely calming and soothing after CO2 laser.
Excellent for ethnic skin types to counteract hyperpigmentation, age spots, pregnancy mask, etc.
Post Facial Surgery Treatment
Customized treatment to aid in healing from chemical peel, CO2 laser, or other surgical procedures.
Vitamin A Peel
Vitamin A is known for its regenerating benefits and positive effects on acne. As a professional peeling treatment, Vitamin A will create a fairly potent exfoliation and regeneration of the skin.