Jacob K. Dey, M.D.

  1. Facial Plastic Surgeon

Jacob K. Dey, M.D., F.A.C.S. is a Facial Plastic and Reconstructive surgeon with a special interest in facial reanimation and facial rejuvenation. He grew up in Missouri and received his Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences at the University of Missouri — Columbia. After college, he completed medical school at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Dey graduated with top honors from Johns Hopkins and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. After medical school, he completed residency in Otolaryngology — Head and Neck Surgery at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN followed by a fellowship in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Johns Hopkins.

Dr. Dey is actively involved in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery research and education. He has authored numerous publications in Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and presents his research at national and international meetings. He has particular research interest in the areas of facial paralysis, facial skin cancer defect reconstruction, and outcomes assessment in aesthetic and reconstructive facial plastic surgery.

Dr. Dey has dedicated his training and career to surgery of the face. He understands how important the face is to one's identity, sense of self, and quality of life. This drives his passion for helping patients with concerns regarding their facial appearance and function. Dr. Dey practices the breadth of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive surgery with emphasis on facial reanimation for patients with facial paralysis as well as aesthetic treatments and surgery for patients seeking facial rejuvenation.

  1. Bell's palsy
  2. Dermatochalasis
  3. Deviated septum
  4. Facial deformity
  5. Facial fracture
  6. Facial injury
  7. Facial nerve disorder
  8. Facial nerve tumor
  9. Facial paralysis
  10. Facial skin cancer
  11. Facial spasm
  12. Facial volume loss
  13. Facial weakness
  14. Moebius syndrome
  15. Ramsay Hunt syndrome
  1. Blepharoplasty
  2. Botox injection
  3. Brow lift
  4. Cosmetic surgery
  5. Face lift
  6. Facial filler injection
  7. Facial fracture repair
  8. Facial nerve rehabilitation
  9. Facial reanimation surgery
  10. Facial reconstruction
  11. Facial rejuvenation
  12. Microvascular surgery
  13. Neck lift
  14. Nose surgery
  15. Otoplasty
  16. Rhinoplasty
  17. Septoplasty
  18. Skin cancer reconstruction

Facial Reanimation (Improving Facial Function and Symmetry after Facial Paralysis):

  • Facial Nerve Repair
  • Nerve Grafting, Nerve Transfer
  • Functional Muscle Transfer (Gracilis Surgery)
  • Eyelid Weights/ Eyelid Surgery
  • Brow Lift
  • Face and Neck Lift
  • Facial Fat Grafting
  • Botox for Synkinesis
  • Selective Myectomy
  • Selective Neurectomy

Facial Rejuvenation Surgery, including:

  • Brow Lift
  • Upper and Lower Blepharoplasty
  • Mini Facelift
  • Deep Plane Face and Neck Lift
  • Deep Neck Lift
  • Neck Liposuction
  • Lip Lift
  • Fat Transfer
  • Buccal Fat Removal
  • Facial Implants (Malar Implants, Chin Implants)

Facial Mohs and Skin Cancer Defect Reconstruction

Septoplasty and Functional Rhinoplasty


Facial Fillers

Laser Skin Resurfacing (CO2 Laser)


Facial Trauma Reconstruction

  1. 2022
    FellowshipJohns Hopkins Hospital
  2. 2021
    ResidencyMayo Clinic Rochester
  3. 2016
    MDThe Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  4. 2011
    Pre-MedicalUniversity of Missouri

Awards and honors

  1. 2022
    Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery Fellow Teaching AwardJohns Hopkins
  2. 2019
    Mayo Clinic Department of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery Resident Representative Mayo Clinic Rochester

Professional memberships

  1. 2022 - present
    MemberResearch Committee, Department of Otorhinolaryngology
  2. 2016 - 2021
    MemberAlpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  3. 2016 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  4. 2016 - present
    MemberTriological Society
  5. 2014 - present
    MemberAmerican Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  6. 2009 - present
    MemberPhi Beta Kappa Honor Society