The Aesthetic Center for Plastic Surgery (ACPS) was established two decades ago, and quickly grew into one of the leading plastic and cosmetic surgery practices in Texas and the US. While ACPS is equipped with state of the art technology and offers access to best in class surgical and surgical procedures, its core strength lies in the outstanding capabilities and credentials of its team of surgeons.
Each of the plastic surgeons at ACPS is a leader in their respective areas of expertise and board certified by the prestigious American Board of Plastic Surgery. They make use of the latest surgical techniques and apply innovations to deliver optimal aesthetic outcomes in a less invasive manner. ACPS provides procedures for the breast, body and face to patients in Houston, Texas, and surrounding locations.
Under the leadership of Dr. Christopher K. Patronella, the team of surgeons at ACPS works in close sync with each other to produce excellent outcomes in every case. The practice is built on the foundation that best results in plastic surgery can be achieved when there is a great level of understanding and teamwork among the surgeons and staff.
Wherever applicable, the team works with board certified anesthesiologists to ensure maximum safety and comfort of the patients. The team’s wide-ranging expertise and experience directly benefits the patient, and the team capabilities of ACPS distinguish it from many other practices. ACPS surgeons include:
- Christopher K. Patronella, M.D., FACS, FICS
- Henry A. Mentz, M.D., FACS, FICS
- German Newall, M.D. FACS, FICS
- Paul F. Fortes, M.D. FACS, FICS
- Rolando Morales Jr., M.D
- Kristi L. Hustak, M.D.
Meet Dr. Patronella
Dr. Patronella was named by the Forbes magazine as one of the leading plastic surgery providers in the United States and one of the 10 most dependable plastic surgeons of the Western United States. Every year since 2004, Houston-area physicians and citizens have voted for Dr. Patronella as one of the top plastic surgeons in Houston. He along with other team members receives patients from Houston, Texas, and nearby areas.
Research and Innovation
The team of surgeons at ACPS holds the distinction of being one of the first private plastic surgery groups in the country to have its own in-house research center. The surgeons have introduced cutting edge innovations in various surgical techniques to improve safety, comfort and aesthetic outcomes.
The group’s research has been published in the prestigious Aesthetic Surgery Journal, and it also won the coveted “Best Article Award” in 2008. The surgeons in the group are regularly invited to share and present their expertise at various plastic surgery meetings worldwide.
Honors and Awards
At the Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons (TSPS) meeting in 2015, the ACPS surgeons took some of the top awards in recognition of their research work. Dr. Patronella received the prestigious Fox Award, given to the best paper presentation as voted by the TSPS members. Dr. Morales received the YPS award given to the best paper by a young plastic surgeon.
For more information about The Aesthetic Center for Plastic Surgery (ACPS) physicians and the cosmetic surgery treatments and procedures they perform please click here or call us at 713.799.9999. We have offices in and around Houston, Texas.