News & Media

This page will keep you updated on the lasted news and media that is posted about Hunstad Kortesis Bharti Cosmetic Surgery. Our world class board-certified physicians are leaders in their field and often times are asked to comment or review media articles about the latest advances on technology and medical procedures within plastic surgery.

If you are a media outlet and would like to interview one of our physicians please contact our marketing department at 704-659-9016.

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Smart Beauty Guide

February 8, 2016

smart-beauty-guide-thumbWho among us hasn’t experienced the very real and deep dressing room torture that ensues when stripping to skivvies in a three-way mirror?


Benefits of Plastic Surgery

Dr. Bill Kortesis & Dr. Guarav Bharti from H/K/B along with Liz Mazzoni are here to discuss the benefits of plastic surgery.

In Depth: Dr. Bill Kortesis

TWC News anchor Rob Boisvert speaks with Dr. Bill Kortesis about Emerging Hopes, a new charity that is offering free plastic surgery to cancer survivors, domestic assault victims, and others.

Dr. Bill Kortesis - TWC Emerging Hopes

FOX 46 Charlotte

DSC02109 Sweden Randquist

Congratulations to Dr. Bill Kortesis for being invited to be 1 of 5 surgeons from the USA selected to train in Sweden for Mentor’s MemoryShape® Breast Implants – under a world leader, Dr. Charles Randquist of Stockholm, Sweden.

This is a huge acknowledgment being 1 of only 5 nationwide chosen to go and builds upon the education and skill level for breast augmentation that Dr. Kortesis delivers to all of his patients. Read more about his achievement and his nomination to become a Mentor LEAD thought leader online! (Leadership, Experience and Development in Breast Augmentation)


Dr. Hunstad in the US Airways magazine voted a Top Doctor by Castle Connolly-America’s Top Doctors.






CNN Money Breast Advisory Council

Dr. Hunstad has been selected to participate on BioPharmX Breast Health Medical Advisory Board

MENLO PARK, Calif., Nov. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — BioPharmX Corporation (OTCQB: BPMX) today announced the formation of a Breast Health Medical Advisory Board (MAB) composed of highly respected physicians selected to provide a depth and range of experience in breast health. Members will serve as a strategic resource to BioPharmX as it develops products that address unmet breast health needs.  Specifically, the advisory board will provide clinical trial and protocol design advice and guidance regarding emerging breast health trends and new product opportunities.

“This group of advisors represents some of the most distinguished physicians in breast health,” stated Anja Krammer, President. “Their combined knowledge and expertise will help guide the Company’s strategic direction to identify and commercialize the most promising breast health solutions.”


New Beauty Magazine Spring Summer 2014










Moonlight Creative Group Brings Fresh Look to H/K/B
– August 2014




Scoop Charlotte
HK Get A “Facelift”
August 2014




Past Appearance in News & Media Include:

e! Science News – Say goodbye to back fat rolls – Bye, Bye Back Fat?
Washington Times –
Cutting ‘back fat’ all the rage
The Times of India – Hide bulge surgery scars
From muffin top, we cut to back fat
WCCB Charlotte – Plastic Surgery Options
WCCB Charlotte – Lasting Solution for Cellulite Available in Charlotte Area
MSNBC – Buh-bye, back rolls: Surgery battles bulge
AOL News – Bra Line Back Lift Erases Rolls, Hides Scar
WNBC –  Plastic Surgeons Offer Fix For Back Rolls
WBAL Baltimore – Plastic Surgeons Offer Fix For Back Rolls
KCCI Des Moines – Plastic Surgeons Offer Fix For Back Rolls
eFluxMedia – “Bra-Line Back Lift” New Trend in Surgery



Charlotte Area Plastic Surgeon Featured Speaker at Prestigious Symposium
Joseph P Hunstad MD has been selected for the 2010 Best of Charlotte Award
The Hunstad Facility for Cosmetic Plastic Surgery Welcomes New Fellow
Top Charlotte Plastic Surgeon Featured as Esteemed Author on Award-Winning Medical Web Site
Top Charlotte Cosmetic Practice Adds Breakthrough Technology
The Hunstad Facility Welcomes New Staff Member
The Hunstad Facility Welcomes New Doctor to Practice
Hunstad Facility Opens State-of-the-Art Facility
Say “GOODBYE”  TO BACK FAT ROLLS (press release PDF)

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