Dr. Hannah Vargas is a board certified surgeon specializing in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. She attended medical school at the University of Vermont College of Medicine and pathology fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco. She completed her internship and residency training in Head and Neck Surgery in New York.In 2002, Dr. Vargas moved to Kansas where she ran Vargas Facial Plastics and the Midwest Rejuvenation Center, in Olathe, KS. While there, her focus was on cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. In June of 2011, Dr. Vargas opened her own practice, Vargas Face and Skin Center, and continues to focus on cosmetic procedures, face and body contouring, skin care and laser treatments.Dr. Vargas lectures at regional and national medical meetings and has written many articles in peer reviewed journals, most recently in the Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery. She is the recipient of the American Medical Association's Physician Recognition Award and has been featured in magazines such as Lucky and Women's Edition. She has been repeatedly voted one of Kansas City's "TOP DOCS" in 2007, 2008 and, most recently, in 2012.Dr. Vargas believes that successful outcomes are the result of good rapport between the patient and the surgeon. "Over and over in our field products, lasers and procedures have come and gone. Patients need someone who can weed through the advertisements and pseudoscience." Dr. Vargas will recommend and perform procedures that are safe, effective and predictable. A beautiful and natural outcome is always the goal.