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Facial Plastic

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center provides the central Ohio region's most advanced and specialized care for patients looking for unsurpassed facial cosmetic or reconstructive surgical services.

Our clinicians in the Division of Facial Plastic and Reconstruction Surgery have extensive experience in many specialty areas based on years of dedicated training with international leaders in the field. Areas of expertise include: cosmetic rhinoplasty and nasal reconstruction; fat transfer; and also treatment of hemangiomas and vascular birthmarks.

We also offer a treatment exclusive to the central Ohio area, the Three Month Skin Rejuvenation Program™. The program represents an important component of our comprehensive approach to surgical and non-surgical facial rejuvenation.

Our two clinics are conveniently located in Columbus and Gahanna.

Eye & Ear Institute
915 Olentangy River Rd, 4th Floor
Columbus, OH 43212
Phone: (614) 366-7927

5175 Morse Rd, Ste 300
Gahanna, OH 43230
Phone: (614) 366-7927

Facial Rejuvenation Surgical Services

  • Acne Scarring/Combined Technique/Facial Scarring
  • Blepharoplasty (surgery of the eyelids)
  • Brow Lift and Forehead Lift
  • Chin Augmentation
  • Cheek Augmentation
  • Facelift Surgery
  • Lipotransfer
  • Midface Lift
  • Minimally Invasive and Endoscopic Facial Rejuvination Surgery
  • Otoplasty
  • Rhinophyma
  • Scar Repair
  • Thread Lift
  • Weekend Lift™ (mini-facelift)
Facial Rejuvenation Non-Surgical Services
  • BOTOX® Cosmetic
  • Fat Injections, Fat Transfers and Lipo Contouring
  • Juvéderm™
  • Lip Enhancement & Lip Augmentation:
  • Medicated Skin Care Products
  • Radiesse® (Radiance)
  • Restylane®
  • Sculptra™
  • 3 month Skin Rejuvenation Program™ 
  • TCA Peel/Chemical Peel

Rhinoplasty and Nasal Reconstruction

  • Revision Rhinoplasty
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Septal and Nasal Reconstruction
  • Sports-Related Nasal Injuries


Facial Reconstruction

  • Benign Skin Lesions/ Moles
  • Bony Facial Trauma
  • Facial Paralysis
  • Microtia
  • Scar revision
  • Soft Tissue Facial Trauma
  • Skin Cancer Reconstruction/ MOHS reconstruction
  • Sports-Related Facial Injuries

Vascular Birthmarks

  • Hemangiomas
  • Port Wine malformations

View more information about Cosmetic Plastic Surgery and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery

About the Director

Stephen P. Smith, Jr, MD
is the director of the Division of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Ohio State University Medical Center. He is assistant professor with the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, perennially ranked amongst the nation’s premiere departments by US News & World Report.

Dr. Smith is a fourth-generation central Ohio surgeon. He graduated summa cum laude from Ohio State University College of Medicine in 2001, and served as Chapter President of the AOA Medical Honor Society. Following a one-year surgical internship at Mt. Carmel Health in Columbus, Ohio, Smith completed an Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery residency at Ohio State University College of Medicine where he received the Medical Director's Citizenship Award and twice scored the top mark nationally on the specialty training exam.

During residency, with his undergraduate artistic background, Dr. Smith was drawn to a career in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. In pursuit of these interests, Smith completed a fellowship of The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in Latham, N.Y., with Edwin F. Williams, III, MD, an international leader in the field.

Dr. Smith is a Diplomate of The American Board of Otolaryngology and has published articles, chapters, and presented research nationally relating to plastic and reconstructive surgery of the head and neck.

Dr. Smith has been invited to present his research in the field of Facial Plastic Surgery at the 2007 AAFPRS Fall Meeting in Washington, D.C., and has been invited as faculty for the 2008 Winter Symposium on the Latest Advances in Facial Plastic Surgery, in Telluride, Colo.

    Ohio State is recognized by U.S.News & World Report as one of the nation's best hospitals for care of the ear, nose and throat. Schedule an appointment with Ohio State's experts in otolaryngology. Call 614-366-3687(ENTS).