Jefferson K. Kilpatrick, M.D., FACS, graduated from Davidson College in North Carolina and went on to receive his Medical Degree from Bowman Gray School of Medicine at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, NC. He completed his Post-Doctoral training as resident in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery at the Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University.

​Dr. Kilpatrick then completed his fellowship in facial plastic surgery at the University of Missouri. He is Board Certified by both the American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery and the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

Dr. Kilpatrick has been associated with the Pinehurst Surgical Clinic since 2000.

Dr. Russell Stokes was born and educated in California, graduating from UCLA Medical School, earning many awards and honors. He did a General Surgery and Plastic Surgery residency at UC Davis and has kept current on trends and techniques in the many aspects of aesthetic Surgery by attending conferences and extracurricular courses over the years. Dr. Stokes maintained a purely aesthetic private plastic surgery practice in Santa Barbara for 13 years before relocating to North Carolina where he currently practices in the Plastic Surgery Center at the Pinehurst Surgical Clinic. ​

Dr. Stokes has authored over a dozen national and internationally published articles and abstracts. His areas of special interest include body contouring (liposculpture, abdominoplasty, arm contouring), and breast surgery, but his practice includes all facets of aesthetic plastic surgery. ​

Dr. Stokes has been married to his high school classmate and sweetheart since 1988. They live in Pinehurst, North Carolina with their two sons.

Pinehurst Surgical Plastic Surgery's practice philosophy embraces each of our patients as individuals with individual needs. Every person has unique physical requirements and desires which must be discussed when evaluating the aesthetic benefits of cosmetic surgery. This can only be determined during a private consultation in our office. We have a private in-office surgical suite and recovery room as well as a separate entrance and reception area to ensure comfort and privacy. ​

​ Our patients have the comfort of knowing the facility is certified for surgical excellence by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care Inc. (AAAHC). This certification ensures that the physicians, the staff and the facility have met the highest standards for patient safety and state-of-the-art equipment. ​ We strive to ease any concerns about cosmetic surgery and take pride in making sure we provide our patients with the up most privacy and care. All appointments, procedures and related information is kept confidential and secure. ​