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Meet Brad Bengtson, MD, FACS


The Best Plastic Surgery is in Patients You Can?t Tell Have Had It!

Transformation occurs both inside and out. I am dedicated to helping my patients achieve natural and proportional results that are restored, refined, and renewed. The Bengtson Center for Aesthetics and Plastic Surgery in Michigan was founded to provide you with exceptional care, and excellent safe outcomes, coupled with the highest level of personal service for our patients, their families, friends, and our community.
- Brad Bengtson MD, FACS

Dr. Brad Bengtson offers patients in Michigan natural results that do not appear operated or "overdone." Fine detail and excellence are central not only to your surgical procedure or treatment, but also to your entire experience. An innovator in the science of aesthetic surgery, Dr. Bengtson has authored landmark textbooks, book chapters, and peer-reviewed journal articles, and he lectures regionally, nationally, and internationally. He was a lead investigator for the recently approved Natrelle Style 410 Highly Cohesive Gel implant in the United States, and founding member of Allergan?s Executive Council. He is a patent holder of eight medical devices, and an international educator and leader in breast aesthetic research. Dr. B has received two prestigious Tiffany Awards for the Best Annual Research by the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery in 2009.

Dr. Bengtson is a global leader in the use of Acellular Dermal Matrix (Alloderm/Strattice) in revisional cosmetic breast surgery, as well as a global leader and educator utilizing Allergan?s new Seri Surgical Scaffold. Dr. Bengtson has been selected to the Allergan National Education Faculty for his record of safety and outcomes with BOTOX® Cosmetic and JUVÉDERM®, and other U.S. FDA-approved cosmetic injectable dermal fillers. He is one of the most sought-after board-certified plastic surgeons, and is a regional and national trainer for BOTOX® Cosmetic, JUVEDERM® facial fillers, and breast aesthetics. He was the First STAR Trainer for Evolence in Michigan, and is a registered New Beauty Expert injector. Dr. Bengtson has been selected as one of the top plastic surgeons in the United States by Best Doctors in America®, an authoritative listing of the nations' top physicians in each medical specialty. He was elected by his peers for inclusion in Best Doctors in America® from 1996 to 2014, and selected as Grand Rapids' "Best Plastic Surgeon" by Grand Rapids Magazine for the past 5 consecutive years.

Dr. Brad Bengtson is a board-certified plastic surgeon in Michigan dedicated to helping his patients achieve the surgical or non-surgical results they desire. His reputation for excellence, state-of-the-art techniques, and compassion have created a large following of patients seeking to turn back the effects of aging. He has a true passion for making a difference in the lives of his patients. With his surgical expertise and over 20 years of plastic surgery experience, Dr. Bengtson travels the world educating other plastic surgeons on his innovative procedures and techniques. It is his passion to help you find the right path to ensure the safe, natural, and restored results you are seeking.

Board Certification

  • American Board of Plastic Surgery, 1995
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery, Recertification, 2004, 2014
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons, 1997
  • National Board of Medical Examiners, 1987
  • State of Michigan Medical License, Active, 1987
  • State of Texas Medical License, 1992
  • State of Georgia Medical License, 2011


Membership: Professional Organizations

  • The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • Christian Medical & Dental Society
  • Royal and Ancient Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Michigan State Medical Society
  • Michigan Academy of Plastic Surgeons
  • Mid West Association of Plastic Surgery
  • Fellow American College of Surgeons
  • Kent County Medical Society
  • Society of Civil War Surgeons


Awards and Achievements

  • A lead investigator in breast implant development and plastic surgery research
  • Voted Best of Grand Rapids for Plastic Surgery for 5 consecutive years, 2010-2015
  • Best Domestic Paper in North America from the Aesthetic Surgery Journal 2013 - High Resolution Ultrasound Research
  • Black Diamond Provider for 3 consecutive years. Among less than 1% of Plastic Surgeon providers in the United States
  • Recipient of Two Tiffany Awards from the American Society for Aesthetics Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) - 2009
  • Best Doctors in America for 20 consecutive years
  • TOP 100 Allergan practices in the United States

Current Hospital Appointments

1991 ? present
  • Spectrum Health Hospital System Butterworth Hospital and Blodgett Hospitals
  • Metropolitan Hospital System
2008 ? present
  • Southwest Surgical Center
  • Grand Valley Surgical Center

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