Dr. Jack Gunter

Dr. Jack Gunter

Dr. Jack P. Gunter is known as one of the most distinguished and innovative rhinoplasty surgeons in the world. Double-board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Otolaryngology, Dr. Gunter has pioneered techniques in primary and secondary rhinoplasty that are used by plastic surgeons across the globe. Dr. Gunter is a prolific lecturer and educator in the field of Rhinoplasty, and has presented his research at dozens of national and international meetings and symposia. He is one of the founders of the Rhinoplasty Society and co-chair of the Dallas Rhinoplasty Symposium, organizations that bring together plastic surgeons from across the U.S. and abroad to learn the latest in rhinoplasty techniques. Dr. Gunter is also co-author of one of the leading rhinoplasty textbooks for surgeons, and a contributor of dozens of chapters and articles for plastic surgery textbooks and medical journals.

An award-winning plastic surgeon and a Clinical Professor of Plastic Surgery and Otolaryngology (Head and Neck Surgery) at UT-Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas, Dr. Gunter has devoted his career to furthering his knowledge of the best techniques in rhinoplasty, reconstructive surgery, and cosmetic enhancement. He is the director of the Gunter Center for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery in the Dallas – Fort Worth area, a comprehensive plastic and reconstructive surgery practice serving patients with a variety of treatment options, from the most complex rhinoplasty surgery to non-surgical enhancement procedures such as cosmetic injectable treatment and laser skin resurfacing.

Dr. Gunter has been consistently ranked as one of the Best Doctors in America and one of the Best Doctors in Dallas, and has been a leader in the field of rhinoplasty for more than 35 years.

If you would like more information on Dr. Jack P. Gunter’s background, experience, and credentials, or if you would like to schedule a consultation with Dr. Gunter to discuss treatment options, please contact the Gunter Center for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.

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Prolific Author

Prolific Author

Jack P. Gunter, M.D. is author, co-author, or contributor to some of the most well regarded textbooks and medical journals in the plastic surgery and rhinoplasty fields. Along with Dr. Rod Rohrich and William P. Adams, MD, Dr. Gunter co-wrote what is generally looked upon as one of the definitive rhinoplasty textbooks, Dallas Rhinoplasty: Nasal Surgery by the Masters, 2nd Edition, Vol. 1 & 2. In these volumes, Dr. Gunter lends his considerable expertise to a number of subjects, including techniques in secondary and revision rhinoplasty procedures, often considered some of the most complex treatments in the field of plastic surgery.

Rhinoplasty Society

Founding Member of the Rhinoplasty Society

Dr. Jack P. Gunter is one of the founding members of the internationally renowned Rhinoplasty Society, an organization based in Jacksonville, Florida that comprises rhinoplasty surgeons from around the world. The mission of the Rhinoplasty Society is to provide an open forum for surgeons who specialize in nasal surgery to exchange ideas and educate each other on new techniques.

In addition to the Rhinoplasty Society, Dr. Gunter is the co-chair of the Dallas Rhinoplasty Symposium, an annual meeting of plastic surgeons and otolaryngologists that has been taking place for more than 28 years. The conference is focused on educational presentations, lectures, panel discussions, and video sessions that feature basic techniques in rhinoplasty as well as the latest treatment advances.

Lectures, Presentations, Teaching Positions

Lectures, Presentations, Teaching Positions

  • Clinical Professor, Dept of Plastic Surgery
  • Clinical Professor, Dept of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
  • UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas – Dallas, Texas
  • Breakfast of Champions – Speaker, 2007 Annual American Society of Plastic Surgeons Meeting. Baltimore, Maryland. October 2007
  • Dingman Visiting Professor, 2006 – 18th Dingman Symposium. University of Michigan Health System, Section of Plastic Surgery – Ann Arbor, Michigan, June 2006
  • Master Series Lecturer – Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 2004
  • Invited Special Lecturer – Annual Scientific Meeting of the America Society of Plastic Surgeons, San Antonio, Texas, Nov. 2-6, 2002
  • Distinguished Faculty Member at “The Nose 2000… and Beyond” – Ninth World Congress International Rhinologic Society with American Rhinologic Society and the Mayo Clinic
  • The William C. Grabb Lecturer – Division of Plastic Surgery, The University of Michigan, School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, 1994
  • Millennium Speaker – Rhinoplasty 2000 – Annual Meeting of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
Awards and Honors

Awards and Honors

  • Best Doctors In America – Best Doctors In America, 2nd Edition. 1993-Present
  • Simon Fredricks Award – 
Presented by the Aesthetic Society Board of Trustees & the Aesthetic Surgery Education & Research Foundation for “Best panelist” on the “Tip Refinements – Are Grafts Obsolete in Rhinoplasty?” Vancouver, Canada, April 2004
  • ASPS Presidents Award – 2004 ASPS President’s Award from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Honored for unparalleled attention to detail and excellence in plastic surgery education, particularly in teaching and for bringing rhinoplasty education to a new level
  • Aesthetic Award for videotape of “Primary Rhinoplasty via the Open Approach.” Presented at Annual Meeting of the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, New Orleans, Louisiana, September 1993.
  • Recipient of the Westminster College 1990 Alumni Achievement Award, Fulton, Missouri, April 28, 1990.
  • Tiffany Award for best paper – “A Graphic Record of Intraoperative Maneuvers in Rhinoplasty: The Missing Link for Evaluating Rhinoplasty Results” – presented at the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Orlando, Florida, 1989.
Professional Memberships

Professional Memberships

  • Board Certified Plastic and Cosmetic Surgeons of Dallas
  • American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
  • American Association of Plastic Surgeons
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
  • Dallas County Medical Society
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • The Rhinoplasty Society, Inc. (co-founding member, 1996)
In the Media

In the Media

  • D Magazine – “Best Doctors in Dallas” 05’, 08’, 09’ 10’
  • Allure
  • Vogue
  • W Magazine
  • New Beauty
  • Self
  • Texas Monthly – “Texas Super Doctors” – 2005 and 2006
  • The New York Times Style Magazine
  • Daily Mail (United Kingdom) – “Where to Go for Your Nose Job”

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