Dr. John M. Houle
A highly-qualified board certified surgeon, Dr. John M. Houle has the expertise to perform a full spectrum of cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery, including breast augmentation, reduction and reconstruction as well as labiaplasty, body contouring and aesthetic facial surgery. He is the only surgeon in the area that offers muscle sparing microsurgical breast reconstruction using abdominal tissue. An astute listener and careful planner, Dr. Houle takes the time to understand his patient’s goals, educate them on the process and deliver lasting results. He enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, and participating in outdoor recreation.
Fat transfer, abdominoplasty, panniculectomy, umbilicoplasty, blepharoplasty, Botox, brachioplasty, breast augmentation, breast implant removal/exchange, breast capsulectomy, correction of inverted nipple, nipple/areolar reconstruction, nipple reduction, areolar reduction, mastopexy, DIEP flap breast reconstruction, latissimus muscle flap breast reconstruction, TRAM flap, breast reduction, burn evaluation, earlobe reduction/repair, facial fractures, browlift, browpexy, trans bleph browpexy, cheek implant, chin implant, genioplasty, fillers, gynecomastia, hand/upper extremity injuries including tendon repair, ganglion cyst excision, trigger finger release, Cortisone injections, Botox to hand, carpal tunnel release, laceration repair, laser skin resurfacing, lesion removal, cyst removal, lipoma excision, tissue expansion, Moh’s repair/closure, skin cancer excision, lip vermilion reduction/lift, liposuction, labiaplasty, rhinoplasty, septoplasty, otoplasty, scar revision, skin grafting, tattoo removal, thigh lift, upper body lift, lower body lift, buttock lift, pectoral implants, buttock implants, wound evaluation.
Undergraduate: University of Minnesota – Duluth 1996
Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin 2000
Plastic Surgery Residency: Southern Illinois University 2006
Joined Midsota: 2006
American Board of Plastic Surgery-2008
Community & Professional Involvement
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
MN Society of Plastic Surgeons
Stearns-Benton County Medical Society