John. A. Ness, MD

Experience

  • Omni Cosmetic, now a part of PInnacle Dermatology (formerly Ness Plastic Surgery, LLC) – Wayzata, MN (2011 – Present)
  • Wayzata Plastic Surgery – Wayzata, MN (2009 – 2011)
  • Midsota Plastic Surgeons – St. Cloud, MN (2001 – 2009)
  • Private Practice – Northway Plastic & Cosmetic Surgeons St. Cloud, Minnesota (1998 – 2001)
  • Plastic Surgery Residency – University of California, Davis, Medical Center (1998)
  • Cleft & Craniofacial Fellowship – Australian Craniofacial Institute, South Australia (1996)
  • Facial Plastic Surgery Fellowship – University of California, Davis, Medical Center (1993)
  • Internship and Residency – Loyola University of Chicago (1991)
  • Medical School – University of Minnesota (1986)
  • College – Bethel College, Undergraduate degree in Psychology (1981)
  • High School – Dassel-Cokato High School (1977)

Specialties

Awards:

  • Patients’ Choice Award: 2008–2014
  • America’s Top Doctor Award – Castle-Connolly: 2009-2017
  • Most Compassionate Doctor: 2010-2013
  • Minnesota Monthly Best Doctors for Women: 2014
  • Minneapolis / St. Paul Magazine Top Doctor 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Top Breast Surgeon – 2016 and 2017 (one of the top 5% in the country!)
  • Super Doctor: 2012 – 2016

Credentials

  • ABMS – Board Certified Plastic Surgery, 1999 – Recertification 2007
  • ABFPRS – Board Certified – Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, 1996
  • ABMS – Board Certified – Otolaryngology, 1992