Dr. E. Philip Gutek
Historically, a plastic surgeon has been characterized as an innovator who is able to carefully select and accept new ideas and synthesize these ideas into their practice. The dynamic surgical specialty has always been appealing to Dr. E. Philip Gutek.
Originally from Saskatchewan, Canada, Gutek earned his undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Saskatchewan. His post-graduate training as an intern and general surgeon was at St. Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City.
After his internship, Gutek worked as a general family practitioner for two years in Canada. His plastic surgery internship was completed at the former Kansas City General Hospital.
During his years as a surgeon, Gutek has evaluated the long-term results of various plastic surgery procedures. This experience has been invaluable in obtaining optimal results for patients wishing to maintain a more youthful and healthy appearance.
In addition to all aspects of aesthetic or commonly called plastic surgery, Gutek enjoys the challenges of reconstructive surgery, which is very important to achieving optimal results in cosmetic surgery. Gutek has participating member of medical missions to Romania and India, treating underprivileged children with congenital abnormalities and burn injuries.
Gutek is an associate professor at Kansas University Medical Center, where he participates in the residency training program.
He is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, and he is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the Canadian Society of Plastic Surgeons. He is licensed in Kansas, Missouri and Michigan.
Gutek and his wife have a daughter and a son and are members of Saint Francis Xavier Church of Kansas City. Gutek is an avid hockey fan and enjoys spending time with his family at Lake Michigan.
To protect the privacy of our patients, Dr. Gutek has not published an online photo gallery. However, we will share sample results of Dr. Gutek’s expertise with you at the time of your consultation.