About The Practice
Nestled away in the heart of America’s Heartland Dr. David Hendrick is helping people realize their dreams. Whether it is unveiling something new with your image, rediscovering part of your youthful past, or simply making you look your very best, Dr. Hendrick and Heartland Cosmetic Surgery have the skills, experience, and expertise to help you “Realize Your Dream.”David A. Hendrick, M.D. is the Director of Salina Surgical Arts Center, home of Heartland Cosmetic Surgery and The Vein Clinic. ?Salina Surgical Arts Center serves Kansas and the Midwest from it’s beautiful and secluded setting in the heart of America’s Heartland.
Facial Cosmetic Surgery - 2009
Certifications of Added Qualification
- Body, Breast & Extremity Cosmetic Surgery - 2010
Dr. Hendrick is a fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, the American Society of Cosmetic Breast Surgery, The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and the American Academy of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery. He is a member of the American Medical Association.
Dr. Hendrick is a triple Board Certified surgeon. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery, the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, as well as the American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. Dr. Hendrick is the 2009-2010 President of the American Society of Cosmetic Breast Surgery, a national organization of surgeons dedicated to cosmetic surgery of the breast.
Dr. Hendrick received his undergraduate degree from the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis in 1981 and served as a nuclear engineer and submarine warfare officer in the US Navy until entering medical school in 1987. He received his medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina in 1991 where he distinguished himself by receiving the Melvin H. Knisely Award for Scholarship, by winning First Place in the University-wide Student Research competition, and by being elected to Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.
Dr. Hendrick completed a General Surgery internship at St. Joseph Hospital in Denver, a residency in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Colorado Health Science Center in Denver, and a fellowship in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery with Dr. Eugene Tardy and Dr. Dean Toriumi at the University of Illinois in Chicago.
Dr. Hendrick provided plastic, cosmetic, and reconstructive surgery for the resort and mountain communities around Vail, Colorado until 1999, when he relocated his practice to central Kansas to raise a family, enjoy a more quiet lifestyle, and to take advantage of Salina’s unique location and setting.
Dr. Hendrick has lectured to national audiences of physicians and has written numerous articles and book chapters on cosmetic and reconstructive surgery topics. He has been awarded the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery’s “Award for Excellence in Cosmetic Surgery Education” from 2002 through 2006.