Joseph C. Banis, JR., MD


Bachelor of Science: Loyola University of Los Angeles
Medical School: George Washington University
General Surgery Residency: University of Hawaii
Plastic Surgery Residency: Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine

Dr. Banis is one of the most respected surgeons in Louisville. He has been involved in some of the nation’s most advanced research projects, and has been called upon to perform some of the most complex and difficult reconstruction surgeries.


Surgical Fellowships:

  • Reconstructive Microsurgery Fellowship
  • University of Louisville
  • Hand Surgery Fellowship
  • Eastern Viriginia Graduate School of Medicine
  • Kleinert and Kutz Hand and Microsurgery Fellowship
  • University of Louisville

Board Certification:

  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery

Professional Memberships:

  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Baptist East Hospital
  • Norton Healthcare System
  • Jewish Hospital
  • Kindred Hospital
  • Premier Surgery Center of Louisville

In addition to his stellar professional credentials, Dr. Banis’ caring nature and dedication to his patients further differentiates him from others in the field. Patients simply love his warm demeanor, and trust the expertise and guidance he takes so much time sharing with them.