DR_EPPLEYBarry L Eppley MD of Carmel Indiana, is a revered Indianapolis plastic surgeon, helping plastic surgery patients from across the nation attain their desired look. His extensive training in plastic and maxillofacial surgery allows him to perform intricate procedures to correct deformities due to illness or injury. Dr. Eppley has decades of experience and has authored a number of books educating patients on various plastic, cosmetic and reconstructive procedures. His commitment to patient education, quality surgical care and ability to deliver outstanding results has earned him a stellar reputation nationwide. Plastic and reconstructive surgery patients choose Dr. Eppley for his surgical skills, experience, compassion and fine-tuned aesthetic judgment.

To provide his patients with a full range of services, Dr. Barry Eppley co-founded OLOGY, a state-of-the-art medical spa that combines Eastern ayurvedic treatments with Western medicine in an intimate and luxurious environment. At OLOGY, patients undergo the latest non-surgical cosmetic treatments with natural healing methods and state-of-the-art technologies.

Dr. Barry Eppley obtained his medical degree from Washington University in St. Louis and his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. He continued his extensive training at Barnes Hospital and St. John’s Mercy Medical Center, where he learned how to perform oral and maxillofacial surgery. He also underwent training in general surgery, plastic and reconstructive surgery, and craniofacial and cleft surgery at Indiana University. He is a licensed physician, dentist and plastic and reconstructive surgeon. Over the course of his prolific career, Dr. Eppley has served as a full-time Professor of Plastic Surgery and a principal plastic surgeon in the Craniofacial and Cleft Program at Riley Hospital for Children.

Dr. Eppley has contributed to the development of various advanced surgical techniques worldwide and has lectured in 27 countries. He has authored more than 250 peer-reviewed papers, 35 book chapters, in addition to five books available to consumers worldwide. His daily blog writings are featured on two different forums, Explore Plastic Surgery, and on his own website with nearly 5,000 articles covering a wide range of topics. Dr. Eppley has also been awarded 10 U.S. and international patents on biomedical technologies. His research experience and efforts have earned him a reputation as an excellent surgeon and innovator both nationally and internationally.

Education & Medical Training

Indiana University School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1989–1993

Indiana University School of Medicine
Residency, Plastic Surgery, 1993–1995

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
Class of 1989

Board Status

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

Publications & Presentations

Facial dog bite injuries in children: treatment and outcome assessment.
Eppley, B. L.,Schleich, A. R.

Nonorthodontic orthognathic surgery.
Schleich, A.R., Eppley, B.L.

Body contouring with solid silicone implants.
Flores-Lima, G., Eppley, B.L.