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Scott J. Engel, MD, FACS

96.4% Patient Satisfaction based on 315 ratings

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About Scott J. Engel:

Sarasota plastic surgeon Dr. Scott J. Engel has a reputation for achieving beautiful, natural results, and his patients also appreciate his warm and compassionate care. Dr. Engel emphasizes the importance of good communication with patients and focusing on each individual’s concerns. 

Dr. Engel is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS). He earned his BA degree from Rutgers College in New Brunswick, New Jersey and his medical degree at Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He then completed his Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery residency at Saint Louis University Hospital in Saint Louis Missouri. Dr. Engel completed an additional fellowship in Aesthetic Surgery at The Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. He received extensive training in all aspects of cosmetic surgery including facelifts, rhinoplasty, breast and body contouring, and fat injections. During his training, Dr. Engel won both national and regional awards in clinical research at Plastic Surgery conferences throughout the country. 

Dr. Engel is on the medical staff at Sarasota Memorial Hospital, Sarasota Plastic Surgery Center, and Cape Surgery Center. He holds an academic appointment as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery at Florida State University College of Medicine. He is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, American Medical Association, Sarasota County Medical Society, and a candidate member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, and the Florida Society of Plastic Surgeons. 


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American Board of Plastic Surgery

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2255 S. Tamiami Trail Sarasota, FL 34232

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Scott J. Engel, MD, FACS Reviews (176)

Mommy Makeover

Scott pays attention to detail and has exceptional interpersonal communication skills. He thoroughly reviewed every single option with me and answered questions. He treats you like his own family, which is exactly what I wanted.

CO2 Laser Resurfacing

I was highly satisfied with my consultation because Dr. Engel said that he is able to help me and thinks that the CO2 laser is the best option for my face.

Arm Lift

Professionalism, informative, concise! 3 words:)

Breast Augmentation

Love the office, Dr. Engel was beyond informative, very knowledgeable, answered all my questions . He is the only doctor I will be going to.

Breast Augmentation

Dr. Engel spoke plainly, took time to listen to my wishes, offered suggestions to my concerns and was completely professional in his communication.

Male Breast Reduction / Gynecomastia

Everyone was kind and informative.

Mommy Makeover

Dr. Engel was so informative and gave me so many options to consider. He made me feel completely comfortable. He also made me think about things I hadn’t thought of before. I feel 100% comfortable with the decision we came up with and cannot wait for my surgery in August.

Face Lift

Dr. Engel answered all my questions. Very personable. I have put decision on hold temporarily due to COVID.

Face Lift

Answered my questions, very informative, felt comfortable.

Face Lift

Dr. Engel made me feel very comfortable and confident that I was in good hands. There nursing staff are all extremely competent and considerate.

Breast Reduction

The staff was amazing and made sure I was comfortable. Everyone was very encouraging and took well care of me throughout the entire process. Dr. Engel was also a phenomenal surgeon and I love the results.

Tummy Tuck

Great consult!

Breast Augmentation

I am so glad I chose Dr. Engel to perform my breast augmentation. He is very knowledgeable about the procedure and the recovery process. I was having trouble deciding on the size, but after discussing my desired outcome, I trusted Dr. Engel's advice and I am more than happy with the results.

Breast Lift

My breasts look better than I ever imagined they could look! He did an amazing job, is down to earth, and completely professional. I was super nervous to show my breasts to anyone and after multiple consults I felt the most comfortable with Dr. Engel. I was able to show him a photo of what I wanted and he exceeded my expectations!

Face Lift

[Highly satisfied?] Totally EVERYTHING!! Dr. Engel was incredible and continues to be with follow-ups and separate issues. Nurses wonderful!!!!! Will never go to anyone else and have already highly recommend him to others ... Thank You!!!!

Tummy Tuck

Dr. Engel has great attention to detail. You felt like he was a complete expert. The nursing staff is so caring and attentive. After having two kids, I finally feel confident about my body again.

Breast Augmentation

Dr. Engel took great care to make sure that he was thorough with my care. He covered all the bases and the nurses were fantastic. The process itself was seamless and there were no hang-ups.


Dr. Engel has a great bedside manner. Very professional, understanding, and listens to what the patient is looking for. Great results and I love that he is a perfectionist and takes pride in the work he does!

Face Lift

My consultation with Dr Engle was excellent! He is easy to talk with and made me feel comfortable. He made recommendations and explained the procedures clearly.