Faces in Healthcare – Dr. Hammond, Dr. Van Pelt, Dr. Timek, Partners in Plastic Surgery


Faces in Healthcare – Dr. Hammond, Dr. Van Pelt, Dr. Timek, Partners in Plastic Surgery

Your body is an expression, reflection and impression of who you are – not just as you appear to others, but also as you appear to the most important person of all: yourself.

At Partners in Plastic Surgery of West Michigan, our surgeons and staff are focused on what’s important to real people – safety and beautiful results. You will  find a rare combination of exceptional patient care, surgical expertise, conventional and cutting-edge treatments at our state-of-the-art West Michigan plastic surgery practice.

Partners in Plastic Surgery provides the best in aesthetic and reconstructive breast surgery, microsurgery and complex reconstruction, facial cosmetic surgery, liposuction and abdominal contouring, post-bariatric surgery, Mommy Makeovers, Botox, Juvederm, Prevelle and Radiesse injections. Our surgeons offer SPAIR-Short Scar Breast surgery, a technique developed by our own Dennis C. Hammond, M.D., to reduce scarring after breast surgery.

Dr. Hammond is an internationally recognized surgeon and author of the highly regarded medical textbook, Atlas of Aesthetic Breast Surgery. A life-long Michigander, he is one of the world’s most recognized and respected authorities in aesthetic and reconstructive surgery of the breast.

Dr. Van Pelt specializes in both cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery of the face, breast and body. She stresses natural-looking results that enhance a person’s appearance and self-esteem. Dr. Van Pelt completed a highly competitive aesthetic and laser surgery fellowship.

Dr. Timek specializes in aesthetic and reconstructive surgery and microsurgery of the face and body. She performs breast reconstructions, including highly specialized microsurgical techniques which employ abdominal tissue and preserve the muscle (DIEP flap).

Our physicians are committed to providing the most modern, up-to-date, safe and effective care possible, while always respecting our patient’s desires. We work with the patient to establish realistic expectations and appropriate motivation before undergoing plastic surgery.

The staff includes board-certified anesthesiologists, RNs, LPNs, a licensed aesthetician, a master permanent cosmetic specialist and a registered electrologist.

Aesthetic and Reconstructive Breast Surgery

Body Contouring • Lipolsuction and Fat Grafting

Facial Procedures • Dermal Fillers and Injectables

Skin Rejuvenation • Mineral Cosmetics

Hair Removal and Reduction

Request a FREE COSMETIC CONSULTATION Call (616) 464-4420


4070 Lake Drive Suite 202,

Grand Rapids, Michigan  49546

(616) 464-4420