Dr. Scott K. M. Barr is a Royal College-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon who has performed thousands of aesthetic surgical procedures on the face, breast, body and scalp. With over 25 years of experience and a vast patient base of over 52,000 from the Ottawa area and all over of Canada, he is well known for his meticulous attention to each detail of the surgical aesthetic experience.
Dr. Scott Barr’s Exceptional Expertise
Dr. Barr attended medical school at the University of Toronto and earned his degree in Medicine in 1988. He completed two years of orthopedic surgery training prior to being drawn to plastic and reconstructive surgery. He completed his internship and his Plastic Surgery residency at the University of Western Ontario in London and obtained his Plastic Surgery Specialist Certification in 1993. Pursuing his special interest in the area of Facial Surgery and Reconstruction, Dr. Barr went on to complete an additional eighteen months of advanced training in Facial Reconstruction and Cranial Facial Trauma.
Dr. Barr has continued to pursue a relentless focus on international education and training across breast, facial, body and scalp aesthetics. He is committed to remaining at the forefront of surgical and medical aesthetics as this industry continues to evolve and introduce exciting new treatments and techniques for patients seeking aesthetic improvement. He continually seeks to ensure that the medical and surgical techniques employed by him and his highly trained staff are the most effective, reliable and safe in the world.
Dr. Barr operates in the largest private surgical facility in Northern Ontario, accredited by CAAASF and CPSO for over 20 years. This reflects his commitment to maintaining the highest standards of care and safety. As a distinguished plastic and reconstructive surgeon with over 25 years of experience, expertise and commitment to meticulous care make him the first choice for Ottawa plastic surgery patients seeking cosmetic enhancement.
Barr Plastic Surgery’s World-Class Reputation
Over the years, Dr. Barr has built the reputation of being a compassionate surgeon who pays meticulous attention to detail in the care and safety of his patients. He is well known for his complete devotion to achieving the best possible aesthetic outcome and the complete satisfaction of each patient. Dr. Barr’s appreciation for the artistry involved in blending symmetry, balance and the unique characteristics of each individual enables him to create natural, beautiful outcomes for his patients. Dr. Barr is an active member of The Canadian Society of Plastic Surgeons, Canadian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the Canadian Laser Aesthetic Surgery Society, the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the Canadian Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities, the Ontario Medical Association, the Canadian Medical Association and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada.
Pioneering Techniques in Plastic Surgery
During his professional practice of over 25 years, Dr. Barr has continued to pursue a relentless focus on international education and training across breast, facial, body and scalp aesthetics. He is committed to remaining at the forefront of surgical and medical aesthetics as this industry continues to evolve and introduce exciting new treatments and techniques for patients seeking aesthetic improvement. He continually seeks to ensure that the medical and surgical techniques employed by him and his highly trained staff are the most effective, reliable and safe in the world. Dr. Barr is regularly invited to speak on the latest cosmetic and plastic surgery procedures, aging, and breast surgery. He is a Key Opinion Leader and consultant for Mentor Canada due to his extensive knowledge, experience and outcomes related to breast augmentation surgery.
As a leader and innovator, Dr. Barr was the first plastic surgeon in North America to design and incorporate a “comfort pump” into post-operative care for his abdominoplasty patients. The use of this pump along with his proprietary surgical technique enables his patients to be mobile on the day of surgery, off all prescription pain medication in 2 days, and able to return to work in 10 days. Dr. Barr presented his technique at multiple international meetings, revolutionizing the postoperative recovery period for abdominoplasty patients.
Dr. Barr’s counsel has been sought by multiple pharmaceutical and medical supply companies over the years, and he continues to sit on advisory panels for multinational companies operating in the medical aesthetic industry. Dr. Barr also participates in many clinical studies and education programs for the aesthetic industry. He is currently a Physician Trainer for companies that distribute popular neuromodulators and injectable fillers, and he is endorsed by global healthcare companies as an expert injector.
Tailored Approach to Each Client
Choosing the best surgeon for you is essential in realizing your aesthetic objectives with plastic surgery. Dr. Scott K. M. Barr is dedicated to delivering extraordinary results tailored to each patient’s desires. His commitment to an in-depth, thorough consultation ensures that patient decisions are well-informed and educated.
Communication is vital to achieving the best possible surgical outcome. Dr. Barr’s approachable demeanour fosters trust and security, creating a comfortable environment for effective communication, easing anxiety, and generating excitement for the transformation ahead.
State-of-the-Art Facility in Sudbury
Dr. Barr is the founder of Barr Plastic Surgery at the Northern Ontario Surgical Centre, an advanced CAAASF and CPSO accredited surgical facility and the largest private plastic surgery clinic in Northern Ontario. A CAAASF accreditation indicates that a private facility either meets or exceeds a hospital’s standards regarding patient safety and care. A CAAASF accreditation ensures that your surgery is performed in a safe environment designed to meet your surgical needs.
The Seamless Ottawa-Sudbury Connection
Many clients travel from the Ottawa region to pursue cosmetic surgery at Barr Plastic Surgery. These patients typically plan to be in the Greater Sudbury region for two to four days. The time required to stay locally for follow-up visits will depend on the type of surgery performed. The full details about your specific situation will be provided when booking your surgery so that accommodations can be planned well.
Barr Plastic Surgery is conveniently located only a few minutes from downtown Sudbury and all major amenities. Our patient coordinators are happy to discuss your specific needs and help you select appropriate accommodations. If you are considering a cosmetic procedure at Barr Plastic Surgery and live in the Ottawa region, please our office at (877) 523-4900 or email us for more information.