Dr. Peter J. McKenna's Biography

Peter J. McKenna, M.D., is a member of one of the Midwest's most successful and highly respected plastic surgery groups, The Cincinnati Institute of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Specializing in cosmetic surgery, Dr. McKenna has completed board certification in general and plastic surgery.  He is a member of the prestigious American Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons and a Fello of the American College of Surgeons.  He has published articles for journals and written a book chapter on plastic surgery.

Dr. McKenna currently serves as Co-Director of Plastic Surgery at the Bethesda Hospitals.  Having a strong interest in community service and concern for others, Dr. McKenna has participated in broad humanitarian outreach, including serving as the Chairman for the American Cancer Society's "Relay for Life" benefit for breast cancer and as plastic surgeon on the "Interplast" charitable trip to Brazil.  "Interplast" is a volunteer organization that recruits medical volunteers to spend two weeks serving third-world countries.  While in Brazil, Dr. McKenna performed such reconstructive surgeries as cleft lips and palates.