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Scott J. Engel, MD, FACS

96% Patient Satisfaction based on 292 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 (163)

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.

Face Lift

Dr. Engel was highly professional, ethical, and patient-centered from the first appointment to the final follow-up. His caring and respectful attitude is genuine, and provides a solid foundation for his expert professional skills. Dr. Engel is a profoundly gifted surgeon. His careful, exacting work on each aspect of my face resulted in an outcome that was beautiful while remaining true to its natural structure. I am extremely happy and pleased with the result. [Single best things are...] 1. Dr. Engel took twenty years of age-related effects off my face while retaining a natural look.2. Dr. Engel took ample time beyond that expected for my surgery, in order to gain the most ideal result. 2. Dr. Engel's staff was consistently warm and helpful, while maintaining the highest level of professional standards as well.

Face Lift

[Single best thing is...] I had deep wrinkles and now my cheeks are smooth again improving my confidence and look. The results were excellent. Dr Engel was very professional and knowledgeable & made me feel confident in him as my surgeon.

Breast Augmentation

Dr. Engel was extremely informative and thoroughly answered all of the questions. He was able to weigh the pros and cons with me on my different options. I feel very comfortable moving forward with my procedure.

Neck Lift

Dr. Engel and all the staff were professional, caring and competent. The procedure was explained in great detail and I was fully informed of the entire process. The results were as described and better than I could have imagined.

Face Lift

Dr. Engel took his time with me to explain what he would recommend.

Eyelid Surgery

Dr. Engle explained everything in a way I could understand it and was honest with me on other procedures I talked about with him.

Face Lift

Dr. Engel was thorough in his explanation of the procedure and healing process. He didn't try to push other procedures on me. He allowed me the time I needed.

Face Lift

neither satisfied nor dissatisfied

Face Lift

Staff and doctor were very polite, knowledgeable and efficient. Procedure and details were relayed to me in very thorough terms.

Breast Augmentation

Staff and Doctor was professional, personable, compassionate, patient, and thorough. Results were exceptional.

Breast Lift

Dr. Engel is a professional and treated me so kindly. He knew exactly what I was trying to achieve. I am overly pleased with the results. I hope to one day have him do a tummy tucks. [Single best thing is...] I love the results.

Breast Implant Revision

Dr. Engel is very caring and thorough. He and his staff listen to your concerns and you NEVER feel rushed or pressured... My results are amazing, and my care was second to none. Amazing Doctor and staff

Face Lift

I received professional treatment which was informative and helpful. The staff listened to my concerns and relayed them to Dr Engel