Joseph R. Barnthouse MD

Joseph R. Barnthouse MD

About the Practice

Practice Philosophy

Our patients are always our first priority. We recognize that each patient has very particular, individual needs and expectations, and we will take all the time necessary to answer every question and explain each procedure and service in great detail.

Practice Specialization

Because of his extensive surgical training, Dr. Barnthouse is uniquely qualified as a specialist in Plastic Surgery. He is one of the elite few physicians with additional training specializing in cosmetic and breast surgery, and is known for his talented surgical ability and expertise in handling difficult cases. Dedicated to patient counseling and education, Dr. Barnthouse has a warm “bedside manner” and takes the time to fully explain your options and procedures.

Background & Certification

Board Certification

Dr. Barnthouse is Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Professional Background

Dr. Barnthouse completed his Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery residency at the University of Missouri - Kansas City after his General Surgery residency at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara, California. He completed his fellowship in Aesthetic (Cosmetic) Surgery at Mt. Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach, Florida. He also completed a fellowship in Breast Surgery at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia.

He received his MD from the University of Kansas School of Medicine, and his BA from the University of Kansas.

Affiliations & Memberships

Society Memberships

American Society of Plastic Surgeons
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
American Medical Society
Kansas Medical Association
Missouri Medical Society

Offices Held

President of the Kansas City Plastic Surgery Society - 2004/2005

Staff & Facilities

Payment Options

Fees: For your convenience, we accept cash, personal checks, MasterCard, Visa, Discover and American Express.

Financial Arrangements: Since most elective and cosmetic surgery is not covered by health insurance, payment is requested prior to surgery. Insurance copays are also due at the time of your visit.

Financing: We work with Alphaeon Credit and Care Credit for any financing need you may have.

Joseph R. Barnthouse MD

Cardondelet Medical Building,
1010 Cardondelet Dr.,
Suite 401, Kansas City, MO,
64114, US

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