Jon E. Rast, M.D.
Leading Plastic Surgeon in Leawood, KS
About Dr. Rast
Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Jon Rast abides by a philosophy of helping plastic surgery patients in Kansas City to achieve more beautiful appearances and true inner happiness. His combination of a keen aesthetic eye, extensive training, and years of practical experience allow him to offer his patients the highest level of expertise. He sets a high bar for himself, focusing on excellence and surpassing the expectations of his patients. One of the most well-regarded plastic surgeons in Kansas City, Dr. Rast served as the 2013 President of the Kansas City Plastic Surgery Society.
Dr. Rast was attracted to Associated Plastic Surgeons in 2000 due to the practice's excellent reputation for medical care and superior, personal service. Dr. Rast's practice also encompasses a clinic and surgical practice at Children's Mercy Hospital. He observes and listens to each patient for their particular objectives and then applies his training and experience to produce a recommendation. His patients consider his compassionate, caring personality to be a wonderful complement to his surgical skills.
Education and Credentials
Originally from Paris, Texas, Dr. Rast received his undergraduate degree in animal science from Texas A&M University and his medical degree from Southwestern Medical School at the University of Texas. He completed his internship and general surgery residency at the Louisiana State University Medical Center in Shreveport and his plastic surgery residency at the Medical University of South Carolina. He was awarded a fellowship for hand and microsurgery at the prestigious Christine M. Kleinert Institute in Louisville, Kentucky.