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Kirk Potter, D.O.


General Surgeon/Plastics

Biography


Contact Info:

Office:

785-754-5154

Education:

Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences

Residency:

General Surgery, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 2006

Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York

Deborah Heart and Lung Center, Browns Mills, New Jersey

Cooper Hospital level 1 Trauma Center, Camden, New Jersey

Fellowship:

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 2006

Valhalla Trauma and Burn Center, Valhalla, New York

Philadelphia Hand Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The Center for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Biography:

Dr. Potter grew up in Colby, and graduated from high school in Lewis in 1991. After earning a dual degree in Chemistry and Biology from Washburn University, he attended Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences and graduated in 2001.

Following graduation, Dr. Potter and his family moved east, where Dr. Potter completed a five year general surgery residency, serving as chief resident. Following that, he again served as chief resident during a two year extensive training fellowship in plastic and reconstructive surgery.

Some of the procedures Dr. Potter performs include:

* Facial surgery: reconstructive nasal surgery/fracture repair; resection and reconstruction of skin cancers; eyelid surgery; and deviated nasal septum)

* Cosmetic surgery: surgical and non-surgery

* Breast surgery: breast biopsy; breast reconstruction; breast reduction; breast augmentation

* Abdominal surgery: hernia repair; tummy tuck

* Wounds

* Hand surgery: carpal tunnel release; trigger finger; laceration repair

* Miscellaneous surgeries: Lipomas; Port-a-Cath placement; Acne; skin care; Medical Botox for migraines, hyperhidrosis of the axilla; skin cancer screening and treatments


To schedule an appointment with Dr. Potter, please call GCMC Patient Registration at 785-754-5154.