Chief, Division of Plastic Surgery
Faculty, UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Michael L. Bentz, MD

  • Pediatric Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Hand Surgery and Microsurgery
Michael L. Bentz, MD

About

Dr. Michael Bentz is certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Bentz’s practice focuses on plastic and reconstructive surgery for infants and children, and reconstruction of the adult face, trunk, extremities, and head and neck. He has special interests in pediatric hand surgery, pediatric and adult chest, abdominal wall, and extremity reconstruction, as well as the treatment of birthmarks and vascular lesions.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation
  • Department of Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Practice locations

  • American Family Children's HospitalPediatric Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Clinic
    • 1675 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-6420
    • Closed now
    • Whether your child was born with a physical abnormality or injured in a trauma, UW Health Kids Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery experts can substantially enhance your child's appearance and ability to function.

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  • 20 S. Park ClinicPlastic Surgery Clinic
    • 20 S. Park St. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 720-5200
    • Closed now
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  • University HospitalPlastic Surgery Clinic
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-7502
    • Closed now
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  • University HospitalHand Surgery Clinic
    • 600 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-7502
    • Closed now
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  • American Family Children's HospitalPediatric Cleft and Craniofacial Anomalies Clinic
    • 1675 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-2376
    • Closed now
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  • American Family Children's HospitalPediatric Brachial Plexus Clinic
    • 1675 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-6420
    • Closed now
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  • American Family Children's HospitalBirthmarks and Vascular Anomalies Program
    • 1675 Highland Ave. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 263-6420
    • Closed now
    • We use state-of-the art genomics (the study of a patient’s genes) and precision-based medicine to make accurate diagnoses and identify targeted therapies for each patient. Our team of vascular anomalies experts from multiple fields creates a personalized treatment plan for each patient.

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  • SwedishAmerican Women and Children's HospitalPediatric Plastic Surgery Clinic
    • 1350 Charles Street / Rockford, IL
    • (779) 696-8499
    • Closed now
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  • Aurora Children's Health (Green Bay)Pediatric Plastic Surgery Clinic
    • 1160 Kepler Drive / Green Bay, WI
    • (920) 288-5500
    • Closed now
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Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Surgery
Medical School
  • Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
Fellowships

Microvascular Research, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, 1989-1990

Residencies
  • Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Internships
  • Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Specialties

Additional conditions and treatments
  • Brachial Plexus Injury
  • Breast Reduction
  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Cleft Lip and Palate Surgery
  • Congenital Hand Deformities
  • Congenital defects
  • Ear Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Earlobe Repair
  • Hand Surgery
  • Limb Salvage
  • Limb Salvage Surgery
  • Microsurgery for Plastic and Reconstructive Procedures
  • Mole and Skin Tag Removal
  • Pediatric Hand Surgery
  • Pediatric Plastic Surgery