Jeffrey Hartog, D.M.D.,M.D. - Plastic Surgeon
Dr. Jeffrey Hartog is the director of the Bougainvillea Clinique in Winter Park, Florida. He is dual Board Certified in Plastic Surgery and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Hartog has received training all over the world, from Johannesburg, South Africa where he grew up and where he completed his early training in dentistry, to Miami, Dallas, Salt Lake City and Glasgow, Scotland where he received his further medical and plastic surgery training.
The training and education Dr. Hartog has received sets him apart from many doctors and plastic surgeons. Aside from having dual board certifications in Plastic Surgery and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Dr. Hartog has also completed residencies in four different specialties-Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Utah, General Surgery at the Baylor University Medical Center, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Miami, and Anesthesiology at the University of Miami. In addition Dr. Hartog completed fellowships in Orthognathic Surgery (Jaw deformity surgery) and Pediatric and Craniofacial Surgery. This diverse training makes Dr. Hartog uniquely qualified in all areas of plastic surgery; he is particularly well trained to manage aesthetic surgery of the nose and face with his combined medical and dental background.
In addition to being an expert in facial surgery Dr. Hartog has completed more than 4000 breast surgeries in his career and is an acknowledged expert in breast augmentation and regenerative breast surgery. Dr. Hartog specializes in corrective breast surgery, for breast implant complications and breast reconstruction complications.
Dr. Hartog has become an acknowledged specialist in the emerging field of Regenerative Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery. This field centers around the use of fat grafting in all aspects of plastic surgery, including breast reconstruction and augmentation, facial and skin rejuvenation, body contouring, radiation damage, scar treatments, and wound healing. The Bougainvillea Clinique is the first plastic surgery clinic in the United States to have immediate access to the Liquid Goldtm Lipobank, an FDA registered tissue bank to store fat removed with liposuction for fat grafting procedures. As your own body fat is the richest source of adult stem cells there is also the potential for stored fat to provide stem cell therapies in the future. Dr. Hartog is a consultant to Cytori Therapeutics and has presented nationally and internationally on fat grafting and fat banking.
Dr. Hartog has received recognition not only for his skill as a plastic surgeon, but also as a visionary in the field of Plastic and Reconstructive surgery. Dr. Hartog believes that there is more to surgery than just surgery. Dr. Hartog's patient centered approach provides a wide variety of proven surgical and non-surgical technologies and techniques tailored to each individual. Dr. Hartog's goal is to do what it takes to make you look and feel your best. The Bougainvillea Clinique was established to bring together all the components necessary to make us look and feel our best, from cosmetic surgery to exercise, nutrition, and anti-aging medicine.
Dr. Hartog is an avid scuba diver and accomplished underwater and fine art photographer. He has won numerous international awards for his photography, particularly his fine art images created underwater in a pool studio. You can see his images displayed at the Bougainvllea Clinique and also his photography website waterworldimages.com He is married to Michelle Hartog, R.N. and has two children.
Michelle Hartog, RN
Michelle Hartog, RN, is the Director of the Aesthetic Technologies division of the Bougainvillea Clinique, coordinating the Skin Health, Endermologie™ and Pilates programs. A lifetime health and fitness fanatic, Michelle has studied ballet since childhood, later on dancing jazz and tap. As a dancer she was exposed to the Pilates method of Body Conditioning long before it became the popular workout program of the stars. Michelle also provides other services including Derma Fillers and cosmetic vein therapy with sclerotherapy and the advanced Photoderm pulsed light treatment.
Michelle is a breast cancer survivor who has completed breast reconstruction using the innovative fat transfer techniques for breast reconstruction provided at the Bougainvillea Clinique. Michelle serves as the Patient Care Coordinator for our reconstruction patients helping to guide them through the breast reconstruction process.
The Bougainvillea Clinique is the expression of the partnership between Michelle Hartog, RN and Jeffrey Hartog, M.D., their dedication to improving the health, beauty and longevity of their clients and patients, and the dream they have in common for The Bougainvillea Clinique to be a destination for those who want to look, feel and live better.
Find out how you can look and feel better with or without surgery. Contact Dr. Hartog and ask him your confidential questions, or request a private consultation over the internet.