Dr. Jennifer Butterfield is a board-certified plastic surgeon who has relocated to the Roaring Forks Valley to provide reconstructive services to the Calaway•Young Cancer Center, to help build a renowned Breast Cancer Center, and to provide cosmetic surgery services to patients in Aspen, Glenwood Springs, and surrounding areas. She recently relocated from Cincinnati, Ohio where she was seen as a progressive and leading plastic surgeon and has repeatedly been voted “Top Doc” in plastic and reconstructive surgery by her peers (Cincinnati Magazine). As a board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Butterfield takes great pride in her surgical outcomes and views her work as the “surgical art” of possibilities.
Dr. Butterfield received a Bachelor of Science degree at Duke University. During this time, she also studied Fine Art and initially considered a career as a medical artist. She received her Doctorate of Medicine in 1996 from the Medical College of Ohio, finishing in the top 10% of her class. For this achievement, she received the high honor of election into the medical honors society, Alpha Omega Alpha. She attended the University of Cincinnati for her integrated residency in plastic and reconstructive surgery, completing 3 years of general surgery training and 3 years of plastic surgery training. It was during this training that she finally was able to unite her love of science and art and apply it to the field of aesthetic surgery.