Steven L. Ringler, MD, FACS

Center for Aesthetics and Plastic Surgery
1151 East Paris Ave. SE
Suite 200
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

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About Dr. Steven L. Ringler

Steven L Ringler MD, FACS has been practicing plastic surgery in Grand Rapids, Michigan since 1983.

Dr. Ringler is well recognized locally, nationally and internationally as a prominent plastic surgeon. Having extensive training and experience in plastic and reconstructive surgery, Dr. Ringler’s practice is now exclusively dedicated to all areas of cosmetic surgery with particular expertise in

– Facial rejuvenation surgery – including short incision face lifts (MACS lift)
– Cosmetic breast surgery – including scarless breast augmentation with saline implants
– Body contouring – including laser liposuction, water assisted liposuction, non-surgical fat freezing, and abdominoplasty (tummy-tuck)
– Hair restoration with micrografting for men and women.

In addition to his practice, Dr. Ringler is a Clinical Professor of Surgery at Michigan State University. He is the former director of the Plastic Surgery Residency Program of the Grand Rapids Medical Education and Research Center/MSU.

Dr. Steven Ringler is fully credentialed, including board certification and active memberships in numerous professional organizations. His credentials and career achievements include

– Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery
– Member, American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
– Member, American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS)
– Member, American Association of Plastic Surgeons
– Member, American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
– Fellow, American College of Surgeons (FACS)
– Member of International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS)
– Past president, Michigan Academy of Plastic Surgeons
– Privileges at both Spectrum Health locations in Grand Rapids
– Authored numerous journal articles and scholarly presentations at national and international meetings

Since 1996, Dr. Ringler has been selected as one of the top plastic surgeons in the United States, by Best Doctors in America, an authoritative listing of the nation’s top physicians in each medical specialty.

His outreach activities include founder and medical director of the Michigan Chapter of Operation Smile International, a non-profit volunteer medical program. With Operation Smile, Dr. Ringler has performed reconstructive surgery to children in many developing countries and the United States since 1989. Under Dr. Ringler’s leadership, the Michigan Chapter of Operation Smile has provided free surgical care for more than one thousand children over the past fifteen years.

Credentials of Dr. Steven L. Ringler

Undergradute:
BS, Michigan Sate University, East Lansing, Michigan 1973

Medical School:
MD, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 1977

Internship:
Butterworth Hospital, Grand Rapids, Michigan 1977-1978

General Surgery:
Butterworth Hospital, Grand Rapids, Michigan 1978-1980

Plastic Surgery:
Butterworth Hospital, Grand Rapids, Michigan 1980-1982

Societies – Memberships – Affiliations:
Michigan Academy of Plastic Surgeons (President, 1997-98)
International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
American Association of Plastic Surgeons
American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery

Certifications:
American Board of Plastic Surgery, Inc. 1983
American Board of Plastic Surgery: 1983

From the office of Dr. Steven L. Ringler

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Location & Map for Dr. Steven L. Ringler

Center for Aesthetics and Plastic Surgery
1151 East Paris Ave. SE
Suite 200
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
616-328-8800

Monday 8:30 – 5
Tuesday 8:30 – 5
Wednesday 8:30 – 5
Thursday 8:30 – 5
Friday 8:30 – 5

Procedures performed by Dr. Steven L. Ringler

  • Facial Plastic Surgery
  • Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck)
  • Minimal Incision Facelift
  • Ultrasonic Assisted Liposuction (UAL)
  • Septoplasty (Deviated Nasal Septum)
  • Body Contouring
  • Neck Sculpting
  • Lat Dorsi Flap Reconstruction
  • Tissue Expander Reconstruction
  • Laser Surgery
  • BOTOX®
  • Collagen® Injection
  • Fat Grafts to the Face
  • Brachioplasty (upper arm lift)
  • Otoplasty (Ear Surgery)
  • Thigh Liposculpture
  • Age Spot Treatment
  • Congenital Deformities of the Chest (Pectus Excavatum et al)
  • Midface Lift
  • IPL skin treatments
  • Medical skincare
  • Biomedic
  • Sclerotherapy
  • Skincare
  • Obagi®
  • Mini-Facelift
  • CosmoDerm CosmoPlast
  • Facelift (Rhytidectomy)
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Lip Augmentation/Enhancement
  • Chin/Cheek Implants
  • Facial Implants
  • Rhinoplasty (Nose Surgery)
  • Facial Rejuvenation
  • Obagi Blue Peel
  • Body Lift
  • Juvederm™
  • Birthmark Removal
  • Chin Augmentation
  • Dermabrasion
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Injectable Fillers
  • Neck Liposuction
  • Cheek Augmentation/Implants
  • Mole Removal
  • Tattoo Removal
  • Scalp Reduction
  • CO2 Fractional Laser Treatment
  • Abdominal Liposculpture
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Aesthetic Surgery
  • Ear Pinning Surgery
  • Blepharoplasty (Eyelid Surgery)
  • Hair Replacement Surgery
  • Retin-A
  • Wrinkle Reduction By Injection
  • Endoscopic Technique
  • Cleft-Lip And Palate
  • Thigh Lift
  • Spider-Vein Treatment
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Lift
  • Endoscopic Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Implant Removal
  • Free-Flap Breast Reconstruction
  • Tram Flap Breast Reconstruction
  • Male Breast Reduction Surgery
  • Buttock Lift
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Liposuction
  • Ear Deformity Surgery
  • General Reconstruction
  • Browlift (Forehead Lift)
  • Necklift
  • Keloid Scars
  • Spot & Mole Removal
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Body Sculpting
  • Chemical Peels
  • Liposculpture
  • Lipodystrophy Treatment
  • Fat Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty (Lower Eyelid Lift)
  • Microsurgery
  • Skin Cancer Reconstruction
  • Scar Revision
  • Fat Injection
  • Laser Technique
  • Laser Pigmented Lesions
  • Laser Vascular Lesions
  • Laser Scar Treatment
  • Chin/Cheek Reduction
  • Blepharoplasty (Upper Eyelid Lift)
  • Laser Spider Vein Therapy

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