Links and References for Cosmetic Surgery

In addition to our own website, there are other sites on the web that provide interesting and helpful plastic surgery information. Because each of us at Body Spectrum Plastic Surgery in Lexington, KY, are committed to improving the cosmetic beauty of our patients, we are providing the following selection of links to other sites you might find interesting and informative. We have grouped some of the links into various categories to provide quick access to the topics of greatest interest to you.


If you have a suggestion for a new link, please let us know, as we’re always looking for good resources to share with our patients and visitors to our own website. We hope you find these sites helpful.

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American Society of Plastic Surgeons
An in-depth look at the whole spectrum of plastic surgery procedures, from the foremost authority on cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery. Dr. Barton has been a member for over twenty years.
American Board of Plastic Surgeons
After training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Dr. Barton became a diplomate of this Board after comprehensive written and oral examinations. This in not a time-limited certificate.
Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeons
Dr. Barton is current President of the Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeon. This is our local chapter of Board Certified Plastic Surgeons in Kentucky and Southern Indiana.
American Board of Surgery
After full training in General Surgery, at the University of Colorado, Denver, Dr. Barton became a diplomate of this esteemed Board after passing rigorous oral and written examinations.
Phi Beta Kappa
Oldest honor society for the liberal arts and sciences in the United States. Dr. Barton was inducted after junior year studies at Johns Hopkins University.
Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association
Non-profit political organization that advocates for general aviation.

General Information


Information about Plastic Surgery
Great ideas by author Dr. Jean Loftus on how to plan for the recovery process after plastic surgery.
Patient Information Brochures
Step-by-step illustrations of how plastic surgery procedures are performed to help visualize the process and results of surgery.

Facial Procedures


Botox Cosmetic
Key information and patient testimonials for those interested in having a Botox treatment performed.
Key information for those interested in Restylane treatments.
Juvederm Voluma
Key information and patient testimonials for those interested in Juvederm Voluma treatments.
Merz Aesthetics
Key information on the Merz Aesthetics products used in cosmetic treatments.



Care Credit
The leader in patient financing, offering a comprehensive range of plans with low minimum monthly payments that fit comfortably into every budget.

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