As a sought after global speaker and educator, Dr. Brad Bengtson is no stranger to media attention. He's been voted Best Doctor in America™, and "Best of Grand Rapids in Plastic Surgery." Check out what else Dr. Bengtson and his team have been up to.
While there have been many improvements in tummy tuck procedures, most patients remain unaware of the numerous advancements that have resulted in a smoother healing period after surgery. Performing more than 150 tummy tucks a year, Dr. Bradley Bengtson is renowned for his body contouring expertise and entrepreneurship. “State-of-the-art abdominoplasty today includes a number of advancements, such as Exparel®, a long-acting anesthesia medicine that numbs the entire area for the first 48 hours.Read More
Top Doctors are nominated exclusively by M.D.s and D.O.s in Kent, Ottawa, Allegan and Muskegon counties. Winning physicians are not selected by any member of the Grand Rapids Magazine staff. Doctors' names and specialties are taken from an online survey submitted by physicians. Professional Research Services (PRS), located in Troy, MI, tabulates the votes and fact-checks names and affiliations of winners.Read More
"While there have been many improvements in tummy tuck procedures, most patients remain unaware of the numerous advancements that have resulted in a smoother healing period after surgery. Performing more than 150 tummy tucks a year, Dr. Bradley Bengtson is renowned for his body contouring expertise and entrepreneurship. “State-of-the-art abdominoplasty today includes a number of advancements, such as Exparel®, a long-acting anesthesia medicine that numbs the entire area for the first 48 hours."Read More
"There are so many improvements in breast surgery, but most patients are still unaware of the dramatic changes that have been made that make the procedure easier and more comfortable for the patient. “3-D imaging technology now allows patients to navigate implant size selection and outcomes in ways never experienced before,” says Dr. Bradley Bengtson. “Our VECTRA imaging lets patients ‘experience’ outcomes before their procedure. Standardized breast-implant and bra-cup sizing has helped to streamline results.” With more than 4,000 augmentations performed throughout his career, Dr. Bengtson says breast surgery is now easier than ever."Read More
Top Doctors are nominated exclusively by M.D.s and D.O.s in Kent, Ottawa, Allegan and Muskegon counties. Winning physicians are not selected by any member of the Grand Rapids Magazine staff. Doctors' names and specialties are taken from an online survey submitted by physicians. Professional Research Services (PRS), located in Troy, MI, tabulates the votes and fact-checks names and affiliations of winners.
With more than 4,000 augmentations performed throughout his career, Dr. Bengtson says breast surgery is now easier than ever: "it's completely bloodless, which creates less swelling, bruising and pain with average surgery times between 30 and 40 minutes. And with our Fast-Trak Recovery program, we expect our patients to feel good enough to go out to dinner or a movie the same day."Read More
"I'm passionate about bringing art and innovation to my field and consistently delivering the best possible results." It is for this reason, patients in the Midwest continue to choose The Bengtson Center as their provider for breast and body work.Read More
After performing thousands of breast augmentations, breast revision procedures and tummy tucks, Dr. Bradley Bengtson has honed his successful process and approach to meeting each patient's optimal outcome in combination with each other. "We are always striving for the best natural, proportional result," says Dr. Bengtson.Read More
By continuing to research and publish about breast revision techniques. I'm also developing new medical devices and preparing to launch a new internal tissue closure device—essentially an internalized VAC—and developing the first high-resolution ultrasound platform for breast implant patients. Also Inside: Early Breast Cancer Detection, Skin Vein RemovalRead More
More and more patients are choosing combined surgical procedures to reduce costs and recovery times. "It's a delicate balance in that we want to combine procedures that make sense and can be done safely" says Dr. Bengtson.Read More
Dr. Bengtson often recommends packaging tummy tuck, liposuction, and breast surgery together to completely transform the body.Read More
Pregnancies and weight gain can wreak havoc on your body, especially your breasts and tummy. More and more patients are choosing to combine surgical procedures to reduce costs and recovery times. "Over 70 percent of my patients are having multiple procedures done now when undergoing general anesthesia," says Dr. Bengtson. "It's a delicate balance in that we want to combine procedures that make sense and can be done safely."Read More
With more than 4,000 breast augmentations performed in 25 years, Dr. Bradley Bengtson, MD, FACS, is a leader in his field. He also serves as an educator in more than 50 Bioskills labs and symposiums around the world to educate fellow surgeons on new techniques and technologies.Read More
At the Bengtson Center, it's all about the patient. With his innovative approach and utilizing the most current techniques and technologies, Dr. Brad Bengtson continues to raise the bar for exceptional and consistent outcomes. "The best surgery result is in patients you can't tell have even had it," adds the doctor. "My passion is bringing innovation and art to the practice of plastic surgery."Read More
Using the patient's breast dimensions, width and skin laxity, Dr. Brad Bengtson determines the best range of implants that will create a full, proportional and natural-looking outcome while minimizing complications or the need for revisions.Read More
Dr. Brad Bengtson had performed over 4000 breast augmentation procedures. With this level of experience and training he is able to meticulously match the right implant to the right patient to achieve optimal natural-looking results.Read More
Dr. Brad Bengtson has authored many books and articles on plastic surgery and instrumental in the research of implant technology. His philosophy is centered around meeting the unique aesthetic needs of each patient that enters his practice while helping to preserve their youth.Read More
The Bengtson Center is a state-of-the-art facility that aims to help patients slow down or reverse the effects of aging with the most advanced technology available. Dr. Bengtson and his team are dedicated to achieving natural-looking results so patients' feel like the "best versions of themselves".Read More
By focusing on patient's individual needs an goals, Dr. Bengtson delivers natural, safe and beautiful results while minimizing complications and the need for revisional surgery.Read More
Matching the right implant to each patient is at the core of Dr. Brad Bengtson's philosophy. He uses specific breast measurements and shape to determine the optimal implant range and style.Read More
Bengtson Center for Aesthetics & Plastic Surgery is the first and only plastic surgery practice in West Michigan offering the amazing Canfield VECTRA® 3D Imaging and Simulation system to patients.Read More
Satisfaction and safety for each patient are at the core of Dr. Brad Bengtson's philosophy, but relationships are at its heart.Read More
"THE BEST PLASTIC SURGERY is in patients you cannot tell have had it" is the guiding principle at the Bengtson Center for Aesthetics and Plastic Surgery.Read More
GRAND RAPIDS IS FORTUNATE to claim some of the best medical professionals in the world.Read More
We have been using VECTRA 3-D imaging in our practice for five years and it is one of the main technologies that has transformed my practice.Read More
I believe we tend to be an either/or society when it comes to maintaining a natural, youthful appearance.Read More
We are adding a boutique-style walk-in component within the practice.Read More
1. As of Late July, the Bengtson Center Offers Cellfina™ in Grand Rapids for Improving the Appearance of Cellulite. Skin dimpling on the thighs and buttocks can be a visual annoyance, but the FDA's recent approval of a treatment for improving its appearance can help. Cellfina™, available in Grand Rapids at the Bengtson Center as of late July, creates smooth results that last up to two years.
2. Patients Seeking All-in-One Facial Rejuvenation Can Now Choose HydraFacial MD® at Grand Rapids' Bengtson Center. Dr. Brad Bengtson recently added HydraFacial MD® treatments to the Michigan-based Bengtson Center for Aesthetics and Plastic Surgery, giving patients even more control in customizing a rejuvenating skin care plan.
3. Grand Rapids Magazine Readers Honor Plastic Surgeon Dr. Brad Bengtson in January. At the start of each year, Grand Rapids Magazine publishes an issue featuring reader favorites in a variety of categories, from bakeries to TV personalities, yoga studios to tourist attractions. Also at the start of each year, the leader of the Bengtson Center sees his name on that list of winners in Grand Rapids: "Plastic Surgeon; The Best: Bradley P. Bengtson, M.D."
4. Dr. Brad Bengtson Is the First Plastic Surgeon in the Midwest to Use a New Breast Implant. The FDA recently approved Natrelle INSPIRA® Cohesive breast implants; Grand Rapids' Bengtson Center was the first Midwest practice to use them on Oct. 28.
5. The Bengtson Center Welcomes a New Face. Dr. Brad Bengtson brought in Physician Assistant Meredith Kent to join his plastic surgery practice in Michigan in the fall of 2016
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Plastic Surgeons Dr. Bengtson and Dr. Alfonso, along with the team at the Bengtson Center for Aesthetics & Plastic Surgery, provide advanced surgical and cosmetic treatments for patients from Grand Rapids, Birmingham, Detroit, and Kalamazoo, Michigan.Fees & Financing