ABOUT LEXINGTON PLASTIC & RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY
Welcome to Lexington Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery! The staff of Lexington Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery is dedicated to providing your needs in a safe, confidential, efficient and personal manner.
Dr. Gerstle is unique as the only Harvard-trained, board-certified plastic surgeon in Lexington, KY, and is happy to bring state-of-the-art techniques he learned alongside many of the pioneers in plastic surgery to the Bluegrass. He and his staff pride themselves on approachability, comfort and patient-centered care.
Dr. Gerstle considers himself incredibly lucky to have an experienced group of office staff and nurses who are just as dedicated as he is to making you feel comfortable in your relationship. Please do not hesitate to call any member of the staff to help answer your questions at (859) 279-2111. As part of this, Dr. Gerstle is always personally available by cell phone or email. Due to his service in the military, he is honored to care for service members and their families, offering discounted services to them as well as veterans of the Armed Forces.
MEET THEO GERSTLE, MD
Dr. Theodore L. Gerstle is a native of New York with strong roots in the state of Kentucky. Though he has a large extended Kentucky family, he was born and raised in Westchester, New York. He has a long history of service, beginning in childhood as he joined the Boy Scouts of America, ultimately achieving the rank of Eagle Scout. He received his Bachelors of Science in Engineering Management at The United States Military Academy at West Point, New York.
After Dr. Gerstle’s military commitment was complete, he decided that medicine was the best way to continue helping others. He entered University of Louisville’s School of Medicine, was elected the President of his class each year he was there. He was awarded multiple awards, including acceptance into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. When Dr. Gerstle completed medical school, he was chosen to speak as the distinguished graduate at the University of Louisville’s graduation ceremony.
After graduation from medical school, he moved to Boston to train in the Harvard Combined Plastic Surgery Residency program. Dr. Gerstle also specializes in treatment for migraine headaches. Whether choosing conservative treatments like nerve blocks, Botox, or surgery in hope for a cure of these debilitating headaches, he is excited to offer these skills to the Bluegrass.
Dr. Gerstle, a board-certified plastic surgeon, also performs facial rejuvenation, breast surgery, body contouring, emergency repair of lacerations, reconstructive surgery of the head, neck, chest, and breast. He believes every patient is unique and provides personalized consultations to discuss the least invasive options to achieve tasteful, natural looking results, while utilizing a detailed and sensitive approach to patients of all ages.
Welcome to Lexington Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery and our family!