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Indianapolis Facial Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Mark M. Hamilton

About Dr. Mark M. Hamilton, MD, FACS
Dr. Hamilton recognized as a 2012 -2014 Top Doc

Hamilton Facial Plastic SurgeryPlastic Surgeon in Indianapolis, INDr. Mark Hamilton specializes solely in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery.  He graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Indiana University where he also received his MD degree.  He received a merit based scholarship while in medical school and was recognized nationally for his research.  He completed his residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at St. Louis University, and followed this by completing a Facial Plastic Surgery fellowship through Indiana University.  Dr. Hamilton is board certified by both the American Board of Otolaryngology and the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

As a recognized leader in his field, Dr. Hamilton has authored multiple publications and lectured widely to his colleagues on all aspects of facial plastic surgery.  He has been selected by his peers as one of Indianapolis Monthly Magazine’s “Top Docs” and has been recognized by the Consumers Research Council of America as one of the “Top Physicians” in America for his work in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  He is actively involved at the IU School of Medicine in resident teaching and is a clinical assistant professor there.

Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery
Dr. Hamilton has served in a variety of leadership positions in the American Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery, including Chairman of the Emerging Technologies committee, the Young Physicians Committee and Credentials Committee. In 2009 he was awarded the 1887 Award, nationally recognizing his commitment to the AAFPRS Foundation. He is also active in the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and has been selected to author questions for the board exams and served as an oral examiner. He is a previous President of the Indianapolis Medical Society and presently serves on its Executive Board of Directors.

Hamilton Facial Plastic SurgeryDr. Hamilton has donated his time and support to many charitable organizations including the Julian Center, Nathan’s Battle, and Project Health. He also continue to provide surgery for victims of domestic violence  through the Face to Face program.

Dr. Hamilton has performed multiple pro bono makeovers including the 2004 Fox 59 Circle City Swan Makeover, the 2005 Inside Edition Extreme Makeover, the 2006 Indianapolis Woman Dream Makeover, the 2009 Indianapolis South Magazine Makeover, and the 2011 Indianapolis Woman’s Make Over You Man. In addition he was selected Plastic Surgeon for the 2012 Indianapolis Woman Dream Makeover.

Dr. Hamilton was also given the Real Self Award in 2015.

Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery

 Specialties

Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery

IU Health North – 11725 North Illinois Street, Suite 545, Carmel, IN 46032 • Phone: 317-614-0639
533 East County Line Road, Suite 104, Greenwood, IN 46143 • Phone: 317-210-4339
www.hamiltonfps.com


Curriculum Vitae

MARK MCKNIGHT HAMILTON, M.D., F.A.C.S.
533 East County Line Road, Suite 104
Greenwood, Indiana 46143
(317) 614-0639 – (317) 210-4339
Citizenship: USA


EDUCATION
Indiana University B.A. (Chemistry) 1984-1988
Bloomington, IN
Indiana University School of Medicine, M.D. 1988-1992
Indianapolis, IN
Methodist Hospital of Indiana Surgery Intern 1992-1993
Indianapolis, IN
Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Resident 1993-1997
Saint Louis University Hospitals St. Louis, MO
Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Fellow 1997-1998
Meridian Plastic Surgery Center, Indiana University Indianapolis, IN
PRIVATE PRACTICE
Meridian Plastic Surgery Center
Perkins Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery, Indianapolis, IN 1998-2003
Hamilton Facial Plastic Surgery, Indianapolis, IN 2003-present
ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS
Clinical Assistant Professor, Indiana University School of Medicine 1999-present
Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery Active
Indianapolis, IN
HOSPITAL APPOINTMENTS
Franciscan Hospitals, Indianapolis, IN Active
Community Hospital South, Indianapolis, IN Active
IU North Hospital, Carmel, IN Active
Union Hospital, Terre Haute, IN Courtesy
SPECIALTY BOARD STATUS
Certified by
The American Board of Otolaryngology 1998
The American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 2000
LICENSURE
State of Indiana 01046689A
PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES
American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellow
American Academy of Otolaryngology — Head and Neck Surgery Member
American College of Surgeons Fellow
American Medical Association Member
Indiana State Medical Association Member
Indianapolis Medical Society Member
International Society of Hair Restoration Surgeons Member
American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery Member
HONORS AND AWARDS
Undergraduate: Graduated with Distinction – Phi Beta Kappa; Blue Key Honor Society; Honors Division Scholarship (Merit Based Scholarship); Intern for Senator Richard Lugar; Phi Gamma Delta Fraternity; Student Athletic Board Chairman.
Medical School: AMA Student Scholarship (Merit Based Scholarship); Summer Research Grant Recipient, Research presented regionally, accepted for National Presentation
AAFPRS: 1887 Award (for Philanthropic Commitment to the AAFPRS Foundation) 2009

Committees/Leadership

American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 1998-Present
Emerging Techniques & Technologies Committee 2003-2006
Emerging Techniques & Technologies Chairman 2003-2006
Young Physicians Committee 2005-2014
Young Physicians Chairman 2007-2009
Midwestern Credentials Representative 2004-2014
Midwestern Credentials Committee Chairman 2010-2014
Ethics Committee 2007-2009
CME Committee 2015-Present
American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 2000-present
Exam Development Committee 2008-present
Exam Development Committee chairman 2015-present
Oral examiner 2012-present
Board of Directors 2016-present
Indianapolis Medical Society 1998-present
Indianapolis Medical Society Board of Directors 2006-present
Indianapolis Medical Society Board Chairman 2008-2009
Indianapolis Medical Society Treasurer/Secretary 2009-2010
Indianapolis Medical Society President 2013-2014
Five Seasons Sports Club Board of Governors 2004-2007
IMS Project Health Board of Directors 2010-2014

Teaching & Attendance At Postgraduate & Continuing Education Courses In Present Rank

2017 January
Facial Plastic Surgery Winter Symposium, Beaver Creek, Colorado. January 19-22, 2017.
Presented: “Treatment of the Lower Eyelid and Cheek Junction”; “Tips for Utilizing Nurse Injector’s in a Busy Aesthetics Practice.”
CME 15.00

2016 October
AAFPRS Fall Meeting, Music City Center, Nashville, TN.
October 6-9, 2016.
CME 24.50

2016 June
12th Annual Vegas Cosmetic Surgery and Aesthetic Dermatology Meeting.
June 8 – 12, 2016
6 AMA PRA 1 credit

2016 January
Facial Plastic Surgery International Winter Meeting, Barbados. January 21-25, 2016.
Presented: “Volumizing the Midface”; “Managing the Tear Trough”; “The Evolution of Laser Resurfacing – Where are We Now?”
CME 16.00

2015 October
AAFPRS Fall Meeting, Sheraton Dallas Hotel. October 1-3, 2015.
Presented “Laser Resurfacing Case Presentations”; “Laser Complications”
Served on a panel discussing “Practice Management”
CME 21.00

2015 May
AAFPRS Spring Meeting, Chicago Sheraton Hotel and Towers. May 14-17, 2015.
Presented: Advances in Rhinoplasty 2015
CME 32.00

2015 January
Facial Plastic Surgery International Winter Meeting, Beaver Creek, Colorado. January 21-25, 2015. Presented: “Volumizing the Face with Injectable Fillers”; “Fractional Lasers: Where are We Now?”
CME 20.00

2014 September
AAFPRS Fall Meeting. Orlando FL. September 17-21, 2014.
Presented on Fractional Laser Resurfacing;
Served on a panel Laser Complications; How to avoid them and how to treat when they occur.
CME 20.50

2014 May
11th International Symposium on Facial Plastic Surgery, New York, NY.
Presented: “Volumizing the Face with Injectable Fillers”; “Treatment of the Tear trough/lower eyelid/cheek Junction”
Laboratory Instructor: Facelift Anatomy Lab
CME 31.00

2014 March
3rd Biennial Caribbean Facial Plastic Surgery Update. Paradise Island, Nassau. March 3-7, 2014. Presented “Facelifting Approaches and Technologies” and “Personal Approach to Fractional Resurfacing”
CME 15.00

2013 October
Attended AAFRPS Fall Meeting. Moderator for “Rethinking Neurotoxins and Fillers” New Orleans, LA October 19-21, 2013
CME 20.50

2013 May
AAFPRS Meeting, Advances in Rhinoplasty – Didactic sessions. Chicago, IL. May 8-11, 2013.
CME 24.00

2013 January
The International Institute for Continuing Medical Education, Inc. Winter Symposium January 23-27, 2013. Presentations of “Fractional CO2 Laser vs. Full Ablative CO2 Laser” and “Long Term Results with Artefill”
CME 20.00

2012 September
Attended AAFPRS Annual Fall Meeting. September 5-8, 2012
CME 30.00

2011 September
Attended AAFPRS Annual Fall Meeting. September 8-11, 2011. Presentations of “Malar Bags” and Utilizing a Nurse Injector, “Pearls and Pitfalls”
CME 27.50

2011 June
The Seventh Annual Facial Plastic Cosmetic Surgery 2011, An International Multi-Specialty Symposium, June 26, 2011
CME 25.00

2011 July
Indiana University 96th Annual Anatomy and Histopathology of The Head Neck and Temporal Bone July 16-23, 2011
CME 4.50

2011 January
Northern Indiana Education Foundation, “EPIC One Chart- Physician100/2001 Surgeon” in Indianapolis, IN on January 15, 2011
CME 11.00

2010 September

AAFPRS Fall meeting September 23-26, 2013
CME 24.5

2010 April

AAFPRS General Session, April 12,2010
CME 35.00

2010 April-May

Tenth International Symposium of Facial Plastic Surgery, Hollywood, FL, April 28-May2, 2010. Presented “Update on Injectable Fillers” lecture and video demonstration
CME 24.50

2010 December
Attended AAFPRS Fall Meeting, Boston, MA December 31, 2010
CME 24.50

2009 October
Attended AAFPRS Annual Fall Meeting. October 5, 2009
CME 22.50

2009 July
94rd Annual Anatomy and Histopathology of the Head, Neck and Temporal Bone, Indiana University School of Medicine, July 6-15, 2009.
CME 4.00

2008 May
AMA Manuscript Review, Chicago, IL, May 2008. Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery
CME 3.00

2008 June
23rd Annual Manion-Lingeman Lecture & Research Seminar, Indiana University School of Medicine,
June 7, 2008.
CME 5.25

2008 July
93rd Annual Anatomy and Histopathology of the Head, Neck and Temporal Bone, Indiana University School of Medicine, July 14, 2008.
CME 4.00

2008 August
Pro National Risk Management “Loss prevention for Today’s Physician at Indianapolis, In on August 14, 2008
CME 2.00

2008 September

AAFPRS Fall Meeting, Chicago, IL, Sept 17-20, 2008. Moderator “Practice Management For The Young Facial Plastic Surgeon”. Co-Presenter “Survey of Practice Trends Among Young Facial Plastic Surgeons”.
CME 21.50

2008 October
Conference on Head and Neck/Facial Surgery, Linyi People’s Hospital, Shandong Province, China. October, 2008. Presented “Injectable Fillers in the US” and “Fractional Resurfacing-Here to Stay?”
CME

2007 September

Attended AAFPRS Annual Fall Meeting Washington, DC September 18-20, 2007
CME 23.00

2007 July
Attended meeting, Boston, MA, June 28 — July 2, 2007 Advances in Rhinoplasty
CME 35.00

2007 August
21st Annual Symposium on the Latest Advances in Facial Plastic Surgery, Newport Beach, CA, August 8-11 , 2007. Lectured on “Artefill, The Role of a Permanent Injectable Filler”; “CO2 Laser and Hypopigmentation-Expect It”; “Minimizing Complications in Facelifts”; and “Avoiding the Pluggy Look in Hair Transplantation”
CME 31.50

2007 August
Pro National Risk Management, “And To Think You Had A Bad Day”, Indianapolis, IN
August 16, 2007
CME 2.00

2007 September
AAFPRS Fall Meeting, Washington, DC, September 18-21, 2007. Served as Moderator for Sessions on Practice Management and Face-lifting Techniques
CME 23.00

2006 February
13th Annual Winter Symposium on the Latest Advances in Facial Plastic Surgery. Lectured on “Practice Management”, February 3, 2006
CME 18.00

2006 May
Attended AAFPRS 9th International Symposium, Las Vegas, NV, May 1-3, 2006
CME 17.50

2006 June
“Combined Full Face CO2 Laser and Rhytidectomy”-Lecture at St. Louis University School of Medicine, June 3, 2006
CME 4.00

2006 September
Attended AAFPRS Annual Fall Meeting Toronto, Canada September 14-16, 2006
CME 22.50

2005 May
Attended AAFPRS Spring Meeting Boca Raton, FL, May 13, 2005.
CME 10.00

2005 September
AAFPRS Fall Meeting, Los Angeles, CA, September 21, 2005. Presented: “What Have We Learned with CO2 Laser?”; “Microdermabrasion: Does It Really Do Anything?”
CME 27.25

2004 April-May
AAFPRS Spring Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, April 30-May 2, 2004. Panel: Moderator-Injectable Fillers
CME 12.00

2004 September
AAFPRS Annual Fall Meeting September 21, 2004
CME 19.75

2004 July
Anatomy Lab Supervisor 89th Annual Anatomy and Histopathology of the Head, Neck and Temporal Bone, July, 7, 2004.
CME 50.00

2003 September
AAFPRS Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, September 18-22, 2003. Moderator, Panel on latest in Resurfacing Techniques.
CME 18.75

2002 May
AAFPRS 8th International Symposium of Facial Plastic Surgery, New York City, NY, May 1-5, 2002. Presented “What Have We Learned in Laser Hair Removal?”; Moderator for “The International Forum: Participant in Faculty Session on Soft-tissue Augmentation.
CME 22.25

2002 September
AAFPRS Annual Fall Meeting, September 21, 2002
CME 14.50

2001 September
AAFPRS Annual Fall Meeting, September 8, 2001
CME 17.00

2000 March
AAFPRS 7th Annual Winter Symposium, Vail, Colorado, March 26-30, 2000. Presented “Utilizing Facial Trauma to Start a Facial Plastic Surgery Practice”, “Injectable Fillers: Dermatogen, Collagen, and Isolagen”, “Newer Devices and Techniques for the Cosmetic Patient”.
CME 20.50

2000 May
Combined Otolaryngological Spring Meeting 2000, AAFPRS, Orlando, Florida, May 13-18, 2000. Presented “Diode Laser Hair Removal”.
CME 10.00

2000 September
AAFPRS Annual Fall Meeting, September 23, 2000
CME 15.00

2000 December
Facial Plastic Surgery 2000, Department of Otolaryngology- Head & Neck Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, December 1-2, 2000. Presented “Concepts and Tips for Soft Tissue Trauma Repair”, Going digital in Your Office: Facilitating the Process”, Director, Laser Workshop: “laser Safety and Physics”, Efficacy of Long Pulse Green Light on Vascular Lesions.”
CME 14.50

1999 May
AAFPRS After Cadaver and Scientific Session, May 15-16, 1999
CME 44.00

1999 April
AAFPRS Computer Pres Software and Scientific Session 2 and 3. April 29-30, 1999
CME 9.00

1999 September
AAFPRS Annual Fall Meeting, September 25, 1999
CME 11.50

1998 June
Presented “Preoperative identification of Psychiatric Illness in the Aesthetic Surgery Patient” Sclafani AP, Hamilton MM, Thomas Jr. and, “A Successful 15 Year Experience in Double Dome Tip Surgery Via Endonasal Approach – Nuances and Pitfalls” Hamilton, MM, Perkins SW, Presented at the Seventh International Symposium on facial Aesthetic Surgery, June 16, 1998, Orlando, FL
CME 26.00

1998 September
Presented “Mersilene Mesh Chin Implantation: A Fourteen Year Experience” Gross E, Hamilton MM, Perkins SW. Presented at the AAFPRS Fall Meeting, September 10-12, 1998, San Antonio, TX
CME 14.50

1996 September
Presented “Otoplasty Techniques” Presented at Grand Rounds, Saint Louis University Health Sciences Center, September 1996.
CME 23.00

1995 December
Presented “Evaluation and Treatment of Facial Paralysis” Presented at Grand Rounds, Saint Louis University Health Sciences Center


Publications

Hamilton, Mark M., M.D.; Sargent, E. W., M.D.; Martin, D.S., M.D. “Bilateral Osteomas of the Petrous Temporal Bones,” Archives of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. 1996, July; 122 (7): 793, 795.

Kokoska, MS., M.D.; Branham, G.H., M.D.; Hamilton, Mark M., M.D.; Thomas, J. R., M.D. “Endoscopic Excision of a Forehead Mass,” Archives of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. 1997, August; 123 (8): 815-7.

Hamilton, Mark M., M.D.; Branham, G. H., M.D. “Concepts in Lip Reconstruction,” Otolaryngology Clinics of North America. 1997 August; 30 (4): 593-606.

St. Charles, Christopher S., M.D.; Matt, Bruce H., M.D.; Hamilton, Mark M., M.D.; Katz, Barry, Ph.D. “A Comparison of Ibuprofen versus Acetaminophen with Codeine in the Young Tonsillectomy Patient,” Otolaryngology -Head and Neck Surgery. 1997, July; 117(1): 76-82.

Gross, Edward J., M.D.; Hamilton, Mark M., M.D.; Ackermann, Kelly, R.N., B.S.N.; Perkins, Stephen W., M.D. “Mersilene Mesh Chin Augmentation, A 14-Year Experience,” Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery. 1999; 1:183-189.

Cheng, Jacqueline T., M.D.; Hamilton, Mark M., M.D., Perkins, Stephen W., M.D. “Perioral Rejuvenation, ”Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America. 2000, May; Volume 8, Number 2; pgs. 223-233.

Perkins, Stephen W., M.D., Dayan, Steven H., M.D., Skiarew, Eric C., M.D., Hamilton, Mark M., M.D., Bussell, Gregory S., M.D., “The Incidence of Sports-Related Facial Trauma In Children”. ENT – Ear, Nose & Throat Journal, pages 632-638, Volume 79, Number 8, August 2000.

Perkins, Stephen W., M.D., Hamilton, Mark M., M.D., McDonald, Kate, R.N., B.S.N., “A Successful 15 Year Experience in Double Dome Tip Surgery Via Endonasal Approach – Nuances and Pitfalls”. Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery. 2001; Volume 3, Number 3; pgs.:157-164.

Perkins, Stephen W., M.D., Hamilton, Mark M., M.D., Cheng, Jacqueline T., M.D., “Collagen and Injectable Fillers”. Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America, pp. 73-85, Vol. 35, Number 1, February 2002.

Thomas, J. Regan, M.D., Sclafani, Anthony P., M.D., Hamilton, Mark, M.D., McDonough, Erin, Ph.D. “Preoperative Identification of Psychiatric Illness in Aesthetic Facial Surgery Patients”. Aesthetic Plastic Surgery 25:64-67, 2001.

Hamilton, Mark M., M.D., Dayan, Steven H., M.D., Carniol, Paul J., M.D. “Laser Hair Removal Update”. Facial Plastic Surgery, Volume 17, Number 3, August 2001; pgs. 219-222.

Eppley, Barry L., Hamilton, Mark M.” Secondary Rhinoplasty For Traumatic Nasal Deformities”. In Maxillofacial Trauma and Esthetic Facial Reconstruction. Elsevier Science, 2003: 499-516.

Perkins SW, Hamilton MM. Endonasal Tip Approaches and Techniques. In Essentials of Septorhinoplasty; Thieme, 2004.

Hamilton, Mark M. “Laser Treatment of Vascular and Pigmented Lesions in the Office”. Facial Plastic Surgery, February 2004

Hamilton, Mark M. Guest Editor Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America. Topic Facial Resurfacing August 2004 Volume 12, Number 3

Hamilton, Mark M “Carbon Dioxide Laser Resurfacing” Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America Elsevier, Inc. August 2004, Volume 12, Number 3. pgs 289-295

Hamilton, MM, Hobgood, TG “Emerging Trends IN Male Aesthetic Facial Plastic Surgery”. Facial Plastic Surgery, Volume 21, Number 4, November 2005: pgs. 324-327

Hamilton MM. Hair Replacement Surgery. Chapter in Surgical Facial Rejuvenation; Thieme 2008 pages 160-168

Carniol P, Harmon C, Hamilton M. Ablative Laser Facial Skin Rejuvenation; chapter in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 3rd Addition, 2009. Pages 321-330

Derosa J, Hamilton M. Young Physician’s Survey. Research Letter. Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery, May/June 2010, pages 202-204.

Derosa J, Hamilton M. Laser Hair Removal Chapter; publication pending

Beaty M, Hamilton M. Guest co-editor “Neck Rejuvenation” Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America

Hamilton M., Chan D. “Adjuvant Procedures For Neck Rejuvenation” Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America, May 2014

Presidents Columns Indianapolis Medical Society Bulletin; 12 articles from September 2013 – August 2014

Sufyan AS, Carniol P, Hamilton M. “Ablative and Nonablative Skin Rejuvenation”. In: Sclafani AP (Ed.). Sataloff’s Comprehensive Textbook of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery: Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Philadelphia: Jaypee; 2016. Pp. 385-396

Carniol P, Harirchian S, Hamilton M. “Lasers in Facial Plastic Surgery” In: Sclafani AP (Ed.). Sataloff’s Comprehensive Textbook of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery: Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Philadelphia: Jaypee; 2016.Pp. 75-85

Hamilton M. “The Science Behind Lasers: How The Physical Properties of Lasers Affect the Skin. Chapter in Truswell W (Ed) Laser and Light. Thieme 2016

Carniol P, Hamilton M., Carniol E. Current Status of Fractional Laser Resurfacing. JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery 17(5) 2015: 360-366

Carniol P, Hamilton M. Harirchian S. Ablative Laser Facial Skin Rejuvenation; chapter in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 4th Thieme 2016, Pp 235-245

Hamilton M, Long M. The Co2 Laser for Fractional and Ablative Resurfacing. Chapter in Expert Techniques in Facial Plastic Surgery. Publication pending

Hamilton M, Campbell A, Holcomb D. Controversies in Laser Resurfacing. Chapter in Fedok F, Kelman R (Ed.) Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America Publication Pending