Ryan Kunkel, MD
Craniofacial and Plastic Surgeon
Dr. Kunkel is a detail-oriented devotee to high standards in cosmetic surgery. He strives for results that are subtle, natural, and transformative.
Dr. Kunkel also performs cancer and trauma reconstruction surgery. His specialty is treating children and adults with cleft lips and palates as well as craniosynostosis. He is an expert in complex reconstructions of the face, in both adults and children, resulting from congenital, post-traumatic, or cancer deformities.
Dr. Kunkel’s passion is performing plastic surgery in third world countries and locations where access to health care is difficult to find. He has been on medical mission trips around the world including Bangladesh, Vietnam, and Peru.
In 2020, Dr. Kunkel started his own non-profit, Kunkel Global Surgeries, to continue to serve those in need worldwide.
Meet Dr. Kunkel
Acquired his first degree from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University
Graduated with his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine
Graduated from Integrated Plastic Surgery Residency at University of New Mexico
Completed a fellowship in Craniofacial and Maxillofacial Surgery at University of Utah