Christopher Wenzel, MD

Double-Board Certified, specializing in facial cosmetic surgery


Dr. Wenzel is a dual board certified facial plastic surgeon practicing in Clyde, North Carolina, just west of Asheville.  He is a member of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Board Certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.   He is a graduate of Davidson College where he graduated Summa Cum Laude with High Honors and then attended Duke University Medical School and remained at Duke University Medical Center for a 5 year residency program.  Following that time he trained under Dr. Louis Patseavouras, a pioneer of facial plastic surgery affiliated with the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.   He also trained under Dr. Charlie Finn, a facial plastic surgeon in Chapel Hill, NC, during his residency program.   In 2000, he returned to Western North Carolina where his father practiced General Surgery for 30 years.  Since his return, he has pursued his interest in head and neck surgery as well as facial plastic and reconstructive surgery.  He has performed over 3,000 facial plastic and reconstructive procedures during his career.   Wenzel Facial Plastic Surgery, PLLC, is his newest practice addition, catering specifically to patients seeking elective cosmetic surgery and rejuvenation procedures.  His goal is to help patients through procedures by creating a natural "non-operated" look while restoring patient self-confidence and esteem through rejuvenation.


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