Michael P. Lynch, M.D. is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, in private practice in Lexington, Kentucky. Dr. Lynch specializes in all areas of plastic surgery including aesthetic surgery of the face, breast and body; body contouring following massive weight loss, reconstructive surgery of the entire body, including surgery of the breast; surgery related to skin cancer, and hand surgery.
Dr. Lynch was born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and raised in Boca Raton, Florida. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dr. Lynch then received his medical degree from the University of Louisville, where he graduated in the top of his class. He went on to complete the competitive six year integrated plastic surgery residency training program at the University of Kentucky. His plastic surgery training was under the direction of Henry C. Vasconez, M.D. During his residency Dr. Lynch received numerous awards; including the Resident Teaching Award four times and First Place in the Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgery Resident Research Competition two times. Dr. Lynch is also one of only two plastic surgery residents to ever win the prestigious Glancy Award twice. The award is presented by the Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons annually since 1977 to the resident judged to have presented the best research paper in the competition. Dr. Lynch has also authored numerous peer reviewed plastic surgery journal articles as well as book chapters.
Dr. Lynch is licensed to practice by the state of Kentucky. He is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He serves as Clinical Faculty at the University of Kentucky. He is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, and the Kentucky Society of Plastic Surgeons. He has been appointed to the active medical staff for the Kentucky Commission for Children with Special Health Care Needs. Dr. Lynch is affiliated with the following institutions: St. Joseph Hospital, Central Baptist Hospital, Baptist-Physicians’ Surgery Center, and Lexington Surgery Center.
Dr. Lynch prides himself on staying current with the new trends in the ever-evolving field of plastic surgery. He and his wife Paige enjoy playing tennis, golfing, and spending time with their dog Dutch. They just welcomed their new baby, Jack Henry Lynch, in December 2016.