Dr. James Bartels is Board-certified in Otolaryngology/head and neck surgery, and he is a member of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  Dr. Bartels has been recognized as a Top Doctor in his region annually from 2006-20013 by Castle Connolly.  In addition, he has been consistently rated as the Top Doctor  in his specialty in a peer survey conducted every year from 2000-2013 by NH Magazine.

With 30 years of experience as an Otolaryngologist and facial plastic surgeon, Dr. Bartels has performed thousands of surgical procedures including rhinoplasty (cosmetic nasal surgery), otoplasty (ear reshaping), facial trauma surgery, and reconstructive procedures of the head and neck.

Dr. Bartels has developed a special interest in exploring the most state-of-the-art procedures available on the market today to offer his patients minimally-invasive cosmetic procedures to treat the aging face and neck. By investing in the most advanced technology available, Dr. Bartels has become one of the most sought-after physicians in the New England area.  His extensive experience as a renowned Head and Neck physician and Facial Plastic Surgeon uniquely complement his significant experience in facial restoration. Patients have peace-of-mind knowing Dr. Bartels is a seasoned and accomplished physician who has decades of experience behind him.  And his compassion and concern for his patients is demonstrated time and again through patient surveys, accolades and testimonials.

Dr. Bartels has recently partnered with Cynosure™, the makers of the Precision Tx™ neck lift, and is honored to be the only physician in  New England ((NH, MA, ME, RI, VT) to offer the innovative procedure that utilizes laser energy delivered deep to the underside of the skin dermis, along with liposuction to remove dissolved fatty deposits, to yield a firmer, rejuvenated appearance to the neck and lower face.   Join us on February 13th for an Exclusive Event with Dr. Bartels.  See and hear how Precision Tx will take years off your face and neck.   Register here!

Dr. Bartels currently serves as the Medical Director of the Elliot Hospital One Day Surgery Center.
From 2002-2008, Dr. Bartels joined efforts with the Elliot Hospital Spa Within to provide facial rejuvenation procedures and Laser skin resurfacing to patients.

Dr. Bartels is recognized as a qualified Ellman® provider for both the Pelleve skin tightening and Radiowave  Scarless  Procedures for removing  Moles, Facial Veins and  Skin Tags.

Dr. Bartels is a Brilliant Distinctions Allergan Provider, Merz Aesthetics™ Elite Provider and a preferred partner with the award-winning manufacturer, SkinMedica™.

If you live in Massachusetts, Southern N.H., Nashua, Salem, Portsmouth and are interested in a lower facelift or rhinoplasty please contact James P. Bartels, MD, to schedule a consultation.