Dr. James Bartels is Board-certified in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, and he is a longstanding 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 2006-2019 by Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd. In addition, he has been consistently rated as the Top Doctor in his specialty in a peer survey conducted every year from 2000-2019 by NH Magazine.

With over 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 today in order to offer his patients minimally-invasive cosmetic procedures to treat the aging face and neck. By investing in and learning the most advanced techniques available, Dr. Bartels has become one of the most sought-after physicians in the New England region. His extensive surgical experience and knowledge of facial anatomy uniquely complements his skills in the minimally invasive facial restoration realm. Patients have peace of mind knowing Dr. Bartels is a seasoned and accomplished physician who has so much experience behind him. This is coupled with his constant acquisition of new knowledge, through attending national meetings and courses, and networking with other leaders in the field. And his compassion and concern for his patients is demonstrated time and again through patient surveys, accolades and testimonials.

Dr. Bartels served as Medical Director of the One Day Surgery Center for twenty-five years, from 1995 through 2019. From 2002-2008, Dr. Bartels worked jointly with the SpaWithin at the Elliot Hospital to provide facial rejuvenation procedures and laser skin resurfacing to patients. He then brought minimally invasive facial rejuvenation into his private otolaryngology practice, and in 2014 Bartels Facial Rejuvenation was established as a separate, stand-alone entity. Beginning in January 2020, Dr. Bartels will devote his fulltime efforts to BFR, working in concert with the rest of our outstanding staff to provide full service facial restoration services.

Dr. Bartels and our team will be pleased to meet with you in consultation to provide a comprehensive evaluation and treatment plan to address your needs. Contact Katherine at 603 656-2105 to schedule an appointment.