Dr. Kanter is Board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery (ABPS) and did his surgical and plastic surgical residencies at Harvard. He has been on the part-time Clinical Faculty at Johns Hopkins for 25 years. He has a caring concern for his patients that people often comment on.
Dr. Kanter was also recently honored by receiving a TOP DOCTOR award by Baltimore Magazine in General Cosmetic Surgery for 2015. The recipient is selected by a survey of physicians in the region to find out where they would send a member of their own family.
Dr. Kanter specializes in Facial Rejuvenation and enhancement such as Facelifts, Eyelid lifts (Blepharoplasty), Rhinoplasty (nose), and the advanced DOT-Laser skin therapy. He also regularly performs non-surgical cosmetic enhancements such as Botox, Restylane, Juvederm, Voluma and others.
Dr. Kanter also specializes in and has extensive experience in plastic surgery of the breast and body, including Breast Augmentation, Breast Reduction, and Breast Reconstruction, Liposuction, including Ultrasonic Liposuction, and Abdominoplasty (tummy-tuck) .
Dr. Kanter graduated first in his class in medical school in Albany, New York. He then obtained his surgical training at the Harvard Medical School where he was a resident and then appointed Chief Resident in Surgery at the renowned Beth Israel Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Kanter also then completed his residency and Chief Residency in Plastic Surgery also at the Harvard Medical School in Boston. He has been on the Part Time Clinical Faculty at Johns Hopkins Medical School as a Clinical Instructor in Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Kanter was also elected by his fellow physicians to serve as Vice-President and then President of the Professional Staff of the Howard County General Hospital, a Johns Hopkins Affiliated Hospital.
He is co-author and co-editor of a major textbook on Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery and is a recipient of the Golden Cannula Award from the Lipoplasty Society of North America for research in liposuction. He also has numerous publications in the medical literature. Dr. Kanter has also been recognized as one of â€œAmericaâ€™s Top Plastic Surgeonsâ€ by the Consumer Research Council of America.
You can feel comfortable knowing that Dr. Kanter is a caring and knowledgeable physician who combines a high degree of medical safety and surgical skill to help you look your best.
In practice since 1989, Dr. Mitchel Kanter specializes in cosmetic surgery including facelifts, eyelid surgery, nasal surgery, laser facial rejuvenation and laser skin resurfacing, as well as Plastic Surgery of the breast including breast enlargement, breast reduction, breast lifts and reconstruction. He also has expertise in liposuction for fat deposits on the body, body contour surgery and treatment of skin cancers.
Dr. Mitchel Kanter is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and has been recognized as one of Americaâ€™s Top Plastic Surgeons by the Consumer Research Council of America.
In addition to his regular surgical activities in Maryland, Dr. Mitchel Kanter is a Clinical Instructor in Plastic Surgery at the Johns Hopkins Medical School on the part time faculty.
He trained in Plastic Surgery at the Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts. He graduated medical school and completed full training in surgery at the George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, D.C.
Dr. Mitchel Kanter has numerous publications in the medical literature which emphasize safety during outpatient surgery and cosmetic surgery and he is also co-author of a major textbook on cosmetic eyelid surgery entitled Aesthetic Blepharoplasty.
Dr. Mitchel Kanter is one of the few plastic surgeons who is double Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Internal Medicine.