Dr. Kenneth Sanders is a Board Certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon who has special interest in cosmetic surgery of the face, head, and neck, as well as hair restoration surgery.
Dr. Sanders entered medical school in 1991 at Louisiana State University Medical Center in Shreveport. During this time he was one of few accepted to medical school prior to receiving a bachelors degree. His undergraduate studies were completed at Louisiana College in Pineville, LA.
Early in his medical studies Dr. Sanders knew he enjoyed cosmetic surgery–especially in the difficult areas of the face. During medical school he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society for his academic achievements and participated in basic science research in physiology. He graduated from medical school with honors in 1995.
After completing of medical school Dr. Sanders began a six year residency position in the very competitive field of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery. During this time he worked with an excellent faculty at Louisiana State University Health Science Center in Shreveport.
Dr. Sanders is a widely published head and neck cancer researcher and surgeon. Throughout his residency Dr. Sanders was able to travel to national meetings and present his research and writings on head and neck surgery to other physicians in New Orleans and San Francisco. Dr. Sanders served as chief resident of the head and neck service before completing his residency in 2001.
Nearing completion of a six year residency in head and neck Surgery, Dr. Sanders was sure of his love for facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. He chose to apply for one of only 39 positions that exist to sub-specialize in this field. In 2001, Dr. Fred J. Stucker, M.D., a world renowned facial plastic surgeon and pioneer in the field, took Dr. Sanders on as a fellow. This intensive, year-long study of only facial plastic and reconstructive surgery was completed in 2002. During his fellowship, he participated in the initial studies to get FDA approval for the cosmetic use of Botox.
Dr. Sanders has been a facial plastic surgeon for over 15 years and is notably in the top 1 percent of all injectors in the country for Botox, Juvederm, Voluma, and Kybella. By performing all injections himself, he makes sure you get the desired outcome you are looking for. Dr. Sanders also spends his time as a trainer for Allergan, where he trains other physicians across the country. Dr. Sanders continues with his commitment to helping men and women of different ages look and feel their best while ensuring their optimum health during and after each procedure.