Meet Our Physicians | C. Jeff Kesler
A native of Youngstown, Ohio, C. Jeff Kesler, MD FACS graduated Magna Cum Laude from Youngstown State University. He earned his medical degree at the Medical College of Ohio in Toledo, graduating in 1985. After completing General Surgery training at Swedish Hospital Medical Center in Seattle, Washington he returned to Toledo, Ohio to complete his plastic and reconstructive surgical residency at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center and The Medical College of Ohio.
Dr. Kesler began practicing plastic surgery in Seattle, Washington in 1992. He then joined the practice of Northwest Ohio Plastic Surgeons in 1995, which is now known as Arrowhead Plastic Surgeons.
Dr. Kesler is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of General Surgery. He is one of the few Plastic Surgeons in the region to receive board certifications by two separate specialties.
He has personal expertise in facelifts, rhinoplasty, eyelid and forehead rejuvenation, as well as non-invasive facial alternatives, such as: Botox, facial fillers and Sciton laser resurfacing. He has unparalleled experience in breast lifts, breast reduction and rejuvenation, as well as abdominoplasty, liposuction and total body contouring. He has extensive experience in a vast array of reconstructive and traumatic hand surgical procedures.
Dr. Kesler strives to provide his plastic and cosmetic patients with superior quality outcomes that combine the latest surgical advances with personal insight utilizing his over 30 years of experience in private practice. He educates his patients to help them make optimal decisions when choosing their cosmetic procedure, at all times putting safety, and personal care first, resulting in individualized, superior surgical outcomes. He is always striving for a natural look with the shortest recovery time possible, and a result that is long lasting.
Dr. Kesler is an artist and an educator.
Dr. Kesler has been locally recognized as the winner or runner up of the Toledo City Paper’s Top Plastic Surgeon five years in a row. He is active in several national and local medical societies, including the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Medical Association and the Toledo Academy of Medicine. He has practicing privileges at most Toledo area hospitals. He is the Chief of Plastic Surgery at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center and the former Chief of Plastic Surgery at St. Luke’s Hospital. He is actively involved in the teaching of both general surgery and orthopedic residents who are training in both plastic surgery, as well as hand surgery.
He is passionate about supporting local schools, and community charities. He is an ongoing sponsor of The Taste of the Nation, and past honorary chair.
Dr. Kesler, along with his wife Julie, have three children; Annelicia (Anthony) Kline, Seth, and Will. They appreciate their time together. They have many favorite outdoor activities, whether it is being on their family boat on Lake Erie, fishing, skiing, scuba diving or exploring new adventures through travel.