Jeffrey S. Poulter, M.D., FACS

Dr. Jeffrey PoulterWhen choosing among cosmetic surgeons in Bloomington, Illinois or the surrounding area, you should be sure to review Dr. Poulter’s degrees and certifications. However, his qualifications extend far beyond his resume. His professionalism and understanding of patients’ needs are also central to his success as an Illinois plastic surgeon. His precise surgical skills, attention to detail, and his gentle and thorough care have drawn loyal patients from throughout the Midwest – including Indianapolis, St. Louis, Chicago, and beyond.

For details about Dr. Poulter’s education, experience, certifications and affiliations, please take a look at his professional résumé below.

Since 1992, Jeffrey S. Poulter has earned the trust of thousands of patients as a renowned plastic surgeon in Illinois. His dedication to his patients’ safety, comfort, and overall well-being have earned him a steady stream of referrals from his many satisfied former patients as well as from his peers in the medical community. His extensive experience draws patients not satisfied with results from care done elsewhere.

To learn for yourself what makes Dr. Poulter one of the most reputable Central and Southern Illinois plastic surgeons, click here to request a consultation with him at his Bloomington office. Or you can call the office at (309) 663-1222 or Toll Free (888) 841-4108 and one of our helpful staff will assist you.

Jeffrey S. Poulter, MD FACS, Curriculum Vitae


  • University of Illinois: Graduated with honors 1981
    Honorary Societies: Alpha Lambda Delta, Phi Eta Sigma, Alpha Epsilon Delta, and Phi Kappa Phi, Disabled Veterans of Foreign Wars academic scholarship
  • Southern Illinois University School of Medicine: Graduated with honors 1985, Class President 1984/1985, Mosby Outstanding 2nd Year Student Award, Illinois General Assembly 3 year academic scholarship
  • University of Missouri-Columbia Residency Programs: General Surgery 1985-1990 Chief Resident 1990
  • Outstanding Medical Student Educator 1988
  • Plastic Surgery Fellowship 1990-1992


  • American Board of Surgery (General) 1992
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery 1994
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • American Assoc. for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgical facilities
  • Certificate in Advanced Education in Cosmetic Surgery

Staff Appointments

  • Center for Cosmetic and Laser Surgery
  • Eastland Medical Plaza
  • St. Joseph’s Medical Center
  • Bloomington Normal Health Care Surgery Center
  • The Center for Outpatient Medicine
  • Advocate Bromenn Regional Medical Center


  • Platinum Practice Designation by Allergan
  • National Educational Faculty BOTOX® Cosmetic
  • Inamed Adjuvant Silicone Breast Reconstruction Study
  • Allergan Saline and Silicone Breast Implant Study
  • JUVÉDERM® Experience Trial

Professional Societies/Board Membership

  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
  • Fellow American College of Surgeons
  • Illinois Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Illinois State Medical Society
  • McLean Area Medical Association Past President
  • Past President, Wesley United Methodist Church Men’s Group

Professional Training

  • Masters Injectors Course by Dr. De Maio
  • SkinMedica® Product Science Course
  • SERI® Silk Surgical Scaffold Training

Specialty Procedures

Facial Rejuvenation

  • Injections: BOTOX® Cosmetic, Juvederm®, VOLUMA®,  Volbella®, Vollure®       
  • Brow Lift, Eyelid Lift, Earlobe Reduction, Repair, and Piercing, Rhinoplasty combined with ENT for Sinus and airway improvement
  • Excision of moles and skin tags
  • CO2 remove for fine lines, wrinkles, age spots, and benign lesions

Body Contouring

  • Breast Augmentation, Lift and Reduction, including gynecomastia treatment for males
  • Tummy Tuck alone and in combination with: Gynecology for Hysterectomy, Urology for urinary incontinence, General Surgery for large abdominal, inguinal, and femoral hernias, Lateral Thigh and Buttock Lift, Medial Thigh Lift, Arm Reduction/Lift and Trunk Lift
  • Arm reduction/lift
  • Skin contouring following massive weight loss

Laser/light Treatments

  • CO2 laser treatment of moles, warts, age spots, non- and pre-cancerous lesions, resurfacing of scars and wrinkles