Stephan J. Finical, MD
Dr. Stephan J. Finical is a preeminent plastic surgeon with Charlotte Plastic Surgery, one of the most respected groups in the country. His main focus is on aesthetic facial surgery, cosmetic breast surgery and body contouring. Most recently Dr. Finical has been a pioneer in the use of the injectable pain medication known as Exparel. He was one of the first to recognize and utilize this new drug in surgeries to help patients recover more quickly while reducing unwanted side effects that can occur with other pain medications.
A magna cum laude graduate of Ohio Wesleyan University, Dr. Finical completed his medical studies and general surgical residency at Georgetown University, during which time he was named to Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. Dr. Finical’s plastic surgery residency was carried out at the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota where he gained invaluable experience in the Division of Plastic Surgery. Then he completed his fellowship at the Oregon Health Science University.
Dr. Finical is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, the American College of Surgeons (FACS), the American Medical Association, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, among many others. In addition to his long list of surgical qualifications, he’s also published numerous peer-reviewed articles and was recognized as teacher of the year. Not surprisingly – educating his patients and working together with them as a team are also priorities for him.