Faculty, UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Benjamin C. Marcus, MD

  • Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT, Otolaryngology)
  • Cosmetic Surgery (Transformations)
Benjamin C. Marcus, MD


Dr. Benjamin Marcus is the Director of Facial Plastic Surgery at the University of Wisconsin. He is board certified in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery and fellowship trained in facial plastic surgery. Dr. Marcus dedicates his practice to cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the face and neck. His areas of expertise include rhinoplasty (primary and revision) facelift, brow lift, eyelid surgery, facial trauma, reconstruction of congenital deformities and reconstruction after MOHS surgery.


Dr. Marcus is a Professor at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Surgery where he is involved in outcomes research and training the next generation of facial plastic surgeons. He is an active board member of the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck and regular lectures nationally and internationally.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation
  • Department of Surgery, Otolaryngology

Practice locations

  • University HospitalEar, Nose and Throat Clinic
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-6190
    • Closed now
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  • Inside the Transformations clinic
    Inside the Transformations clinic
    TransformationsCosmetic Surgery Clinic
    • 2349 Deming Way, Suite 100 / Middleton, WI
    • (608) 836-9990
    • Closed now
    • Located on the far west side of Madison in Middleton, Wisconsin, Transformations Surgery Center, Inc., has been certified by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Our certification underscores our long-standing commitment to provide the highest possible quality care to the community we serve. We are pleased and proud to have our efforts recognized with this certification.

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  • University HospitalFacial Nerve Clinic
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-6190
    • Closed now
    • We provide a unique approach bringing together experts from multiple medical specialties including otolaryngology, plastic surgery, ophthalmology, neurosurgery and physical therapy. This combined expertise provides the highest level of facial reconstruction and helps remove confusion about which specialists to see.

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Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
Medical School
  • University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University Hospital, Portland, OR

  • University of Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor, MI
  • University of Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor, MI


Additional conditions and treatments
  • Botox® and Fillers
  • Brow Lift
  • Chemical Peels
  • Chin Augmentation
  • Congenital defects
  • Cosmetic Laser Services
  • Dermabrasion
  • Ear Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Earlobe Repair
  • Facial Nerve Disorders
  • Laser Skin Rejuvenation
  • Laser Vascular Lesion Removal
  • Lip Augmentation
  • Maxillofacial Trauma Repair
  • Midface Lift
  • Neck Lift
  • Nose and Sinus Surgery
  • Obagi Blue Chemical Peel
  • Performing Arts Medicine - Ear, Nose and Throat Disorders
  • Septoplasty
  • Skin Cancer Reconstruction

Research and publications

Dr. Marcus’ research interests include functional rhinoplasty, endoscopic cosmetic surgery, pediatric distraction osteogenesis and digital imaging.