COVID-19 UPDATE: As of May 11, 2020, we have re-opened our office to regular in-person appointments. We are operating at a lower-than-normal capacity in order to respect social distancing advisories and best protect the health of our patients. We are still offering telemedicine as an option. For more information please call us at (314) 996-8800.


We can talk all day about the benefits of West County and the life-changing results you can expect, but don't take it from us. Get input from patients who have been there. Here are some firsthand accounts of West County patient experiences.

"I needed something in the St. Louis area, and did not want a surgery center or non-plastic surgeon..."

Read more from AK, Age 50

"Before my upper, mid, and lower-back liposuction, I had a previous procedure with Dr. Marissa Tenenbaum..."

Read more from CJ, Age 38

"My breast surgeon, Dr. Cyr at Siteman Cancer Center, referred me to West County Plastic Surgeons for a double mastectomy..."

Read more from CM, Age 54

"I Googled 'plastic surgeons near me,' and West County Plastic Surgeons accepted my insurance and also seemed..."

Read more from J, Age 22

"A family friend told me about West County Plastic Surgeons. After a couple of consultations, I felt confident that Dr. Marissa Tenenbaum..."

Read more from KG, Age 33

"I chose West County Plastic Surgeons because they had great reviews and good interactions with the staff and surgeon. I was comfortable..."

Read more from LM, Age 20

"I got a good, strong referral from my doctor, with a consultation in May 2019, surgery in September 2019, and full recovery by January 2020..."

Read more from LW, Age 60

"I chose West County Plastic Surgeons because of Dr. Marissa Tenenbaum's reputation and the savings I received through the resident program..."

Read more from RC, Age 49

"I have had a lot of adjustments since I was treated for breast cancer. After my double mastectomy, I did not have a great body image of myself..."

Read more from TB, Age 49

"I found out about West County Plastic Surgeons from a woman with breast cancer I was mentoring, and also my oncologist..."

Read more from TM, Age 60

"My family has a history of facial wrinkles and deep lines. I began noticing these effects in myself in my..."

Read more from Barbara, Age 59

"Because they believed, I believed."

Read more from Betty, Age 63

"In 2009, I was diagnosed with early-stage cancer in one breast after a routine mammogram. Because of the..."

Read more from Catherine, Age 55

"The moment I met Dr. Marissa Tenenbaum my fears were put to rest. She explained things to me and gave me options I didn't think I had."

Read more from Gina, Age 40

"After a long pregnancy and delivery of twins, my stomach had severely stretched. I was totally unhappy with the sight..."

Read more from Glynnis, Age 31

"Dr. Tenenbaum made me feel completely at ease the day of the surgery. She has a fantastic bedside manner and is highly respected among the hospital staff."

Read more from JG, Age 42

"I came in for a consultation regarding my upper and lower eyelids. Dr. Myckatyn recommended an upper and lower eyelid..."

Read more from John, Age 64

"I have way more confidence than before. I love shopping for clothes. Activity is easier and more enjoyable."

Read more from JS, Age 44

"For as long as I have been an adult, I have wanted to feel like a woman. After having two..."

Read more from Julie, Age 38

"Because I was able to have direct implant reconstruction at the same time as mastectomy, it made the ugly thing called cancer not so unbearable. ... I am back to living a normal life after cancer."

Read more from Karen, Age 46

"Dr. Myckatyn is brilliant and very talented surgeon. Such a phenomenal guy with excellent bedside manner. He went above and beyond."

Read more from Kari, Age 39

"I was diagnosed with breast cancer in early March 2009. I scheduled a mastectomy for April 1. My surgeon..."

Read more from Kathleen, Age 58

"I had an awesome recovery from cancer by finding doctors I trust and a well-trained staff. The experience was relatively stress free."

Read more from Kay, Age 58

"My mom had a successful surgery with Dr. Tenenbaum. My services were great. Always felt very comfortable."

Read more from Kristi, Age 38

"Every staff member was always upbeat, positive and encouraging. I was never afraid to ask any questions or voice concerns."

Read more from Kristy, Age 36

"I learned a lot about breast reconstruction. I felt very relaxed with Dr. Tenenbaum. Marilyn also helped me to feel less stress!"

Read more from Lashay, Age 40

"I'm always asked by friends and family if I'd do these procedures again and I always say: 'In a heartbeat!"

Read more from Lisa, Age 49

"My paternal grandmother died of breast cancer. My maternal grandmother died of an unknown disorder of cancer. My mother was diagnosed..."

Read more from Lisa, Age 39

"Wonderful service by very knowledgeable doctor and staff. ...NO back pain and life is much more enjoyable and shirts are easier to find now!"

Read more from Lisa, Age 59
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"The entire staff worked together beautifully to bring me comfort as I faced this challenging procedure. They were all absolutely amazing, as well as compassionate."

Read more from Marcy, Age 50

“West County Plastic Surgeons has excellent customer service as they did everything to get the insurance to cover the procedure. ”

Read more from PH, Age 64

"Dr. Myckatyn is an excellent physician. I felt comfortable and secure in the process to get the procedure."

Read more from Rhonda, Age 53

"My mindset has changed 100%. I went from feeling horrible about my body to feeling like I can conquer 'anything.'"

Read more from RM, Age 44

"I wish Dr. Tenenbaum had completed my first breast reconstruction surgery. She is very knowledgeable, very professional and treats patients with a lot of respect."

Read more from Rosana, Age 41

“Dr. Myckatyn was super nice and made me feel totally comfortable and gave great recommendations -- great results”

Read more from Shelby, Age 39

"They always had time for my questions and concerns and made me feel special. It was so comforting to know I was in the hands of the best."

Read more from Sherri, Age 41

"I am ecstatic! The results are absolutely beautiful and helped tremendously with my upper back pain."

Read more from Tanisha, Age 44

"I came to see Dr. Marissa Tenenbaum for a consultation about a tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). After consultation with ...."

Read more from Tara, Age 42

"After losing 160 pounds, I had difficulty seeing the results of my accomplishment because of excess skin. While I was..."

Read more from Theresa, Age 31

"I am amazed every day! Biggest change is in my own self-confidence and self-satisfaction."

Read more from Tracie, Age 52

"I would tell anyone considering Dr. Myckatyn for their surgery, they are in great hands."

Read more from Yolanda, Age 63

“I am a very private person and my privacy was respected in every way. Now, six months later, I have a new life. I am OVERWHELMED with results that allow me to feel NORMAL!!! ”

Read more from Happy Patient, Age 64

"I would recommend West County Plastic Surgeons to friends because of the warm staff and peaceful environment. Dr. Myckatyn is great, with a great bedside manner and very knowledgeable."

Read more from —RS, 36

"The staff was excellent, I was comfortable, and I felt educated throughout the process. I have seen incredible improvement in under-eye circles and a lift at the corners of my eyes."

Read more from —RA, 53

"Dr. Myckatyn did not rush through the appointment, and he answered all my questions and more. I am so happy about the results. My health is better and my confidence in the way I look in my clothes makes me feel so much better."

Read more from —MS, 65

"Service was outstanding. Every staff member was always upbeat, positive, and encouraging. I was never afraid to ask any questions or voice concerns. I am extremely satisfied with the results."

Read more from —KH, 36

"I found out about West County Plastic Surgeons from my oncologist, who recommended them, and I am very happy with my results. Everything looks good, and my physician recommended a followup in a year or two."

Read more from —KT, 44

"Three weeks post op, I felt amazing. I was very impressed with the time spent with me in my consult, and after surgery when I had concerns, the nurses and staff were very prompt. I was astonished by my results! Way better than I imagined."

Read more from —KH, 27

"Every nurse I worked with was phenomenal—the best I've had, certainly. Dr. Tenenbaum was enthusiastic, professional, and did an incredible job. The results of my surgery can best be described as life changing."

Read more from —GG, 21

"Everything was wonderful: caring doctors and nurses, timely appointments and responses, great environment. I feel very good about the results! They have made me feel comfortable with my body again."

Read more from —CP, 47

"Being diagnosed at age 39 with breast cancer was terrifying. Making the decision to have a double mastectomy was equally terrifying, although I knew in my heart I was making the right choice for me and my circumstances."

Read more from —Gina, 40

"After doing online research, I decided on West County Plastic Surgeons for my surgery because of Dr. Terry Myckatyn's CV: his training and experience."

Read more from —JS, 44

"West County Plastic Surgeons came highly recommended by Dr. Julie Margenthaler, a Washington University breast surgeon. I found the staff to be very helpful and understanding."

Read more from —Kari, 39

"I was treated for breast cancer, and Dr. Terry Myckatyn was the recommended plastic surgeon. My first visit was in 2004, and I had a revision to replace my subpectoral saline implants with silicone SRX Allergan implants placed pectorally in 2016."

Read more from —Kay, 58

"My mom had a successful surgery with Dr. Marissa Tenenbaum, so I went to her for my mastectomy and reconstruction. "

Read more from —Kristi, 38

"While doing online research on breast reductions in St. Louis, I came across the West County Plastic Surgeons website. I felt very comfortable with Dr. Marissa Tenenbaum and the staff."

Read more from —Kristy, 36

"I found West County Plastic Surgeons via the Internet. I wanted Washington University because of their reputation. I trust Washington University physicians."

Read more from —Rhonda, 53

"I heard about West County Plastic Surgeons from a former patient and her husband, who is a surgeon. I had a February consultation and a March surgery. I was out of hospital the very next day! They have a calm, quiet office."

Read more from —Shelby, 39

"I went to Dr. Terry Myckatyn for breast reconstruction following a bilateral mastectomy due to breast cancer. Dr. Myckatyn recommended an initial surgery to place expanders, followed by saline fills at a level and at intervals that I was comfortable with, and ending with newly available implants that were more naturally shaped and had little to no wrinkling."

Read more from —Sherri, 41

If you have questions or would like to book a consultation with one of the surgeons at West County Plastic Surgery, please call (314) 996-8800.

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