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Dr. Boynton’s Curriculum Vitae


Graduate Education
1994 – 1998
Doctor of Medicine
University of Texas
Medical School at Houston
Houston, Texas

Undergraduate Education
1990 – 1993
Bachelor of Science
Duke University
Durham, North Carolina

High School
St. John’s School
Houston, Texas

Postdoctoral Training

Plastic Surgery
2003 – 2005
Plastic Surgery Residency
St. Joseph Medical Center
Houston, Texas

Hand Surgery
2002 – 2003
Hand Surgery Fellowship
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas

2001 – 2002
Microsurgery Research Fellowship
CHRISTUS St. Joseph Hospital
Houston, Texas

General Surgery
1998 – 2001
Phoenix Integrated Surgical Residency
Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center
Phoenix, Arizona

Board Certification

Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery in 2006 and re-certified in 2016


Texas – 2002

Hospital and Outpatient Surgery Center Privileges

  • Memorial Hermann Surgery Center Greater Heights – Houston, TX
  • Memorial Hermann Memorial City Hospital – Houston, TX – Section Chief of Plastic Surgery from 2009 – 2013
  • Houston Methodist West Hospital – Katy, TX
  • Houston Methodist Hospital (Medical Center) – Houston, TX
  • Baylor St Luke’s Medical Center – Houston, TX
  • St. Joseph Medical Center – Houston, TX
  • The Women’s Hospital of Texas – Houston, TX
  • River Oaks Surgical Center – Houston, TX
  • Houston Surgery Center – Houston, TX
  • Memorial Houston Surgery Center – Houston, TX

Honors and Awards

  • Selected as one of “America’s Most Honored Doctors” by The American Registry – 2020-2021
  • Voted a Texas SuperDoctor by Texas Monthly in 2013 – 2019
  • Voted one of “Texas’ Top Doctors” by Texas Monthly – 2019
  • Selected as a “Top Doctor” in Plastic Surgery by U.S. News and World Report – 2012
  • Castle Connolly selected Dr. Boynton as a “Regional Top Doctor” in Aesthetic Surgery – 2011 – 2021
  • Voted one of “Houston’s Top Doctor” by The American Registry – 2019 – 2021
  • Awarded Vitals’ “Patients’ Choice Award” –  2015 – 2019
  • Voted a Texas SuperDoctors’ Rising Star – 2012
  • Voted a “Top Doctor” by Houstonia Magazine – 2013 – 2019
  • Consistently voted one of Houston’s “Top Docs” by H-Texas® Magazine, 2005 – 2015
  • Voted one of Houston’s “Professionals on the Fast Track” by H-Texas® Magazine, 2006
  • Voted one of Houston’s Top Docs for Women by H-Texas® Magazine, 2007 – 2008
  • Special Guest Reviewer of manuscripts for publications in the Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Journal
  • Adjunct member of the teaching staff for the Methodist Hospital Plastic Surgery Residency Training Program
  • Winner of INAMED Academy Plastic Surgery Resident and Fellowship Scholarship for breast surgery – 2005
  • 100th percentile on the 2015 Cosmetic Section Plastic Surgery Re-Certification Exam
  • 98th percentile on 2005 Plastic Surgery In-Service Exam
  • 92nd percentile on 2004 Plastic Surgery In-Service Exam
  • Award from City of Houston for community service involvement with D-TAG program which involves laser tattoo removal from youth gang members – 2003 – 2015
  • Eagle Scout – Boy Scouts of America
  • Dean’s List with Distinction – Duke University 1990 – 1993

Professional Societies

Dr. Boynton is proud to be a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) and especially honored to be a member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS). This prominent society is considered to be one of the most exclusive societies in the world dedicated to cutting-edge aesthetic plastic surgery. It has very high ethical standards, and only a fraction of board-certified plastic surgeons are invited to become members of ASAPS. These logos signify excellence in training as well as a commendable commitment to patient care, safety, and well-being. The ASAPS triangular “Cleopatra” logo signifies a practice and a surgeon that is focused and dedicated to the art of aesthetic plastic surgery.

  • The American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Houston Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • Harris County Medical Society
  • Texas Medical Association
  • American Medical Association
  • University of Texas – Houston Medical School Alumni Association

International Mission Experience


Book Chapters

  • Collins ED and Boynton JF: Complex Regional Pain Syndrome and Repetitive Stress Injury. In T. Trumble (Ed.). Hand Surgery Update III. Rosemont , IL : American Society for Surgery of the Hand, 2003.

Journal Publications

  • Boynton, JF. My refined approach to breast augmentation. Plastic Surgery Pulse News 4(4):28-32, 2012.
  • Boynton JF, Budoff JE, and Clifford JW. The Effect of Forearm Bracing on Radioulnar impingement. J Hand Surg [Br]. 30(2): 157-61, 2005.
  • Boynton JF, Cohen BE, and Barrera A. Rhytidectomy and Parotidectomy Combined in the Same Patient. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 30(1): 125-131, 2006.