Dr. Turner

Dr. J. Brad Turner

Dr. J. Brad Turner

Dr. Turner is a board certified plastic surgeon specializing in Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery of the Face, Breast and Body. He grew up in Kentucky in a medical family, graduated from Transylvania University, and attended the University of Kentucky College of Medicine where he graduated summa cum laude. He completed his plastic surgical training at the University of Kentucky Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Turner has co-authored a book chapter and published several scientific articles in plastic surgery literature as well as presented on an international stage. He now lives in Lexington with his wife and 2 daughters, and is esteemed by Drs. Waldman and Schantz as an educated, charismatic, and exciting addition to our practice!


A message from Dr. Turner: “As part of the Waldman Schantz team, I sincerely enjoy serving the patients of Central, Eastern, Southern Kentucky, and the surrounding areas.  It is my honor to be a part of such a highly reputable and accomplished practice. My goal as your surgeon is to guide you through the transformational journey of cosmetic or reconstructive surgery. Our objective is to provide the safest and highest quality care that allows you to become the best version of yourself.”


  • Transylvania University (Undergraduate)
  • University of Kentucky (College of Medicine)
  • UK Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (Plastic Surgery Training)

Professional Experience

  • Cosmetic Surgery of the Face, Breast and Body
  • Reconstructive Surgery of the Face, Breast and Body

Professional Memberships & Certification

  • Kentucky Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons – Candidate Member

We invite you to schedule an appointment with Dr. Turner.