Dr. Blaine Andersen is a board certified plastic surgeon. A native of Cache Valley, Dr. Andersen graduated cum laude from Utah State University in 1977. In 1981, he graduated from the University of Utah School of Medicine. He then completed a residency in general surgery and was board certified by the American Board of Surgery. In 1989, he completed a residency in plastic surgery at Providence Hospital in Southfield, Michigan under the tutelage of world renowned plastic surgeons. Since 1989, Dr. Andersen has served his entire plastic surgery career in Logan, Utah. He was president of the Logan Regional Hospital Medical Staff and went on to serve as a member of the Board of Trustees for more than a decade. Recently, he chaired a board to raise funds for the new cancer center in Logan, Utah.
In 2009, Dr. Andersen received a Patient's Choice Award from a consumer research group. This award is given to the top 5% of physicians who are consistently given high ratings by their patients. He has also received the America’s Top Plastic Surgeon Award from the Consumer Research Council of America.
Dr. Andersen continues his medical education through membership in several plastic surgery societies. He attends meetings of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) and the American Society of Plastic Surgery (ASPS). He is also a member of the Rocky Mountain Plastic Surgery Society and the Utah State Plastic Surgery Society. Through these associations, Dr. Andersen maintains a current level of expertise. His philosophy is “to provide new services and procedures when it has become established that those services and procedures are effective and safe”. This means some new procedures will be adopted quickly and other times Dr. Andersen will do his best to protect his patients from the disappointment of unproven fads.
You will find Dr. Andersen to be kind, gentle, honest and approachable. He will take time to listen to your concerns. From consultation to post-op care, Dr. Andersen makes decisions which are in your best interest. Professional care is not delegated to paraprofessionals. He performs the consultation, the surgery, and the post-op care.
10 Reasons You Want to Come to Dr. Blaine Andersen