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Dr. John Pierce

Dr. John Pierce

Dr. Pierce specializes in Plastic Surgery including cosmetic surgery and reconstructive surgery. He has been in private practice since 1998 and has been at Desert Plastic Surgery since 2001. Dr. Pierce received his M.D. from the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine and is board-certified by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.

Curriculum Vitae

John Michael Pierce, M.D.

Current Position

Private Practice Plastic Surgeon, Desert Plastic Surgery    2001-Present (Reconstructive and Cosmetic Plastic Surgery)

Owner of Desert Plastic Surgery

Previous Position

Sono Bello     2016-2018
Plastic Surgery Associates    1998-2001

Hospital Affiliations

Honor Healthcare Osborn

Greenbaum Outpatient Surgery Center

Honor Healthcare Shea

Piper Outpatient Surgery Center

North Valley Surgery Center

McCormick Ranch Surgicenter


M.D.: University of Oklahoma College of Medicine

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

June 1990

B.S.: University of Oklahoma

Norman, Oklahoma

May 1986

Postgraduate Training


Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency

Phoenix, Arizona

Program Director: H. Harlan Stone, M.D., F.A.C.S.

July 1990-June 1991

General Surgery Residency

Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency

Phoenix, Arizona

Program Director: H. Harlan Stone, M.D., F.A.C.S.

July 1991-June 1995

Plastic Surgery Residency

University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston

Division of Plastic Surgery

Galveston, Texas

Program Director: Linda G. Phillips, M.D., F.A.C.S.July 1995 -June 1998

Specialized Training During Plastic Surgery Residency

    Microvascular Techniques Course, University of Louisville, Kentucky, August 1995

    Acute and Reconstructive Burn Care, Blocker Burn Unit & Shriners Burn Institute,Galveston, Texas, 1995-1997

    Cancer Reconstruction, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, November 1996,June 1997

    Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery Associates (Baker, Stuzin, Baker), Miami,Florida, May 1997


      Arizona, 28911


        Board Certified American Board of Plastic Surgery 1999. Recertified 2010

        Board Certified American Board of Surgery 1996

        Emergency Medical Technician 1983


        American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)

        Singleton Surgical Society and Blocker-Lewis Society


        Alpha Epsilon Delta 1984-1986President 1985-1986

        Pre Med Club 1984-1986President 1985-1986

        Phi Theta Kappa 1982-1984President 1983-1984


        Graduate Teaching Assistantship 1986

        Nominee for National Science Foundation Fellowship

        President’s Leadership Council 1984-1986

        University of Oklahoma Junior College Merit Council Scholarship 1984-1986 ACT Scholarship 1982-1984


        Air Force Reserve, Captain (honorable discharge)

        Date of Commission June 3, 1994

        Postgraduate Education

        Available upon request