Dr. Kjar’s distinguished 25-year career has been defined by his passion for the people around him. As a board-certified surgeon, his expertise has helped hundreds of patients enjoy their full potential. He has also played a crucial role in the Operation Smile organization, co-founding and volunteering countless hours of time to help repair cleft lips and palates for children and young adults locally and around the world.
Dr. Kjar received his medical training at the University of Utah, as well as at Southeast Michigan’s Providence, Mt. Carmel and Sinai Hospitals. After residency, he completed a fellowship in craniofacial and plastic surgery with Dr. Ian Jackson at the revered Mayo Clinic in Minnesota. He received his board certification by the American Board of Plastic Surgery in 1984 and holds privileges at Davis Medical Center, Lakeview Hospital, LDS Hospital, and Mountain West Medical Center.
When not in surgery, Dr. Kjar spends time with his wife Sue, his five children and fifteen grandchildren.
She has spent the last 8 years managing and nurturing the medical spa. Mallory is passionate about the plastic surgery field, medical grade skin care, educating, and overall wellness – inside and out. She loves to work with patients/clients and hopes to provide you with a positive & pleasant visit to our office.
Rebekah is Dr.Kjar’s medical assistant. She helps him with all of his in office procedures. She will make you feel very comfortable and make sure that you have the best experience possible in our office. She has worked in Nephrology, OB/GYN and now Plastic Surgery.
Paula is a familiar face to most all of our clients. What a privilege to have worked here with Dr Kjar for over 15 years. She enjoys meeting and helping each patient as they come into the office for the first time. If you don’t see Paula at the front desk to greet you as you check in, you will meet her before you leave the office.
Marci is usually the smiling face that will greet you at the front desk or talk with you on the phone. Marci will check you in, help schedule your future appointments and also can book your surgery. Marci will help you with your patient financing, if needed, along with helping you with things like logging your Brilliant Distinction points.
Wendy is one of our Master Esthetician at Candessa Aesthetics who has a love for the skincare industry. She has been in the skincare industry for over 8 years. She has owned her own medical spa, helped develop several skin care product lines and ran her own home based day spa. Wendy has incredible knowledge on product ingredients.