the practice of
Wm. Leonard Overstreet, III MD
Dr. Overstreet provides a wide variety of reconstructive and cosmetic surgeries. He has a reputation for beautiful and
natural looking results.
Dr. Overstreet is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). He is also a member of the North Carolina Society of Plastic Surgeons, the North Carolina Medical Society and the Henderson County Medical Society.
Dr. Overstreet and his staff enjoy making every patient's experience at Blue Ridge Plastic Surgery a positive one. We are committed to providing the best possible care and service to all our patients.
Patients choose Dr. Overstreet because of his years of experience and his reputation as a highly skilled and confidential surgeon. His patients compliment him often by referring their friends and family, the highest recommendation.
Wm Leonard Overstreet, III MD
College: University of South Carolina
Medical School: Medical University of South Carolina
Internship: Spartanburg Regional Medical Center
Residency: Spartanburg Regional Medical Center
Fellowship: Plastic, Reconstructive, Hand Surgery, MUSC
Board Certified: American Board of Plastic Surgery
Medical Staff: Margaret R. Pardee Memorial Hospital
This Symbol of Excellence designates plastic surgeons who are Active Members of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Plastic Surgeons who display this Symbol are certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and are dedicated to the highest standards of patient care and continuing development of professional skills and competence.
Dr. Overstreet is an active member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS). The ASAPS is the premier American professional medical society for cosmetic surgery. Its members are exclusively Board Certified Plastic Surgeons, who are actively practicing, and refining, the art of aesthetic plastic surgery.
About the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
The ASAPS was founded in 1967, to serve both professional and public interests. The organization currently has 2600 members from around the world. The ASAPS membership is a subset of Board Certified Plastic Surgeons who specialize in Cosmetic Plastic Surgery. Only about one-forth of all American Board Certified Plastic Surgeons have been accepted for membership in the ASAPS.
Dr. Overstreet is an active member of the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgical Facilities. The AAAASF maintains the highest standards for outpatient accreditation.
About the Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgical Facilities
The American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities, Inc. (AAAASF) was established in 1980 to standardize and improve the quality of health care in outpatient facilities. AAAASF accredits thousands of facilities world-wide, making it one of the largest not-for-profit outpatient accrediting organizations. Physicians, clinicians, legislators, state/federal health agencies and patients acknowledge that AAAASF sets the "Gold Standard in Accreditation."
AAAASF holds outpatient and office-based facilities to hospital standards.
AAAASF requires surgeons to be board certified and have hospital privileges for any procedure they perform.
AAAASF requires the use of anesthesia professionals for deeper levels of anesthesia.
AAAASF requires a safe and clean surgical environment that meets stringent standards.
AAAASF requires peer review (peer oversight) and tracks data for thousands of individual cases.
AAAASF works closely with facilities and provides help throughout the accreditation process.
AAAASF champions patient safety worldwide and has for nearly 40 years.