Dr. Gary Butka
Dr. Butka, a cosmetic surgeon in Brownwood, TX, has a broad background in both experience and education. Dr. Butka’s undergraduate studies were completed in California with a major in German and a minor in chemistry. He also studied in Japan and taught English to Japanese students. Other studies were done in Austria focusing on German, music, theology, and philosophy.
Dr. Butka speaks Spanish, German, and Japanese fluently. He also knows smatterings of Hungarian, Czech, Italian, French, and Korean.
His medical studies were done in Mexico City and San Luis Potosi. While in Mexico, he developed a deep interest in infectious diseases and problems of the skin.
Internal Medicine knowledge was gained at Oakwood Hospital in Dearborn, Michigan. His last year there was as chief resident. A subspecialty in infectious diseases was completed at Wayne State University.
Dr. Butka has been a physician for twenty-nine years both as a specialist in internal medicine, as a consultant in infectious disease, and cosmetic surgeon in Brownwood, TX. He has always maintained an interest in diseases of the skin.
While in Brownwood, the family has grown now including his wife, Mary Ellen, and daughters Natalie, “the triplets”-Alecsandra, Sofia, and Brooklyn, and son-Maddox.
His most recent area of study has been in aesthetic medicine and the use of botox, fillers, and laser assisted corrections. He is certified by ASLMS. Dr. Butka is an associate in the National Society of Cosmetic Physicians and is certified in Laser Assisted Liposuction. He has completed courses and received certifications in advanced acne procedures, office dermatology procedures, anti-aging and integrative hormone therapies, comprehensive facial aesthetics, weight management and medical fitness.