Dr. Jonathan Pontell averages 4.9 out of 5 stars with a total of 302 reviews to date and counting!

Featured Procedure

The mini facelift is one of the more popular procedures among Dr. Pontell's Philadelphia plastic surgery patients. This treatment delivers excellent facial rejuvenation results while requiring a very small incision and a short recovery time. In addition, this procedure is less expensive than the traditional facelift. Please schedule a personal consultation with Dr. Pontell to learn whether you might be a Philadelphia facelift or mini facelift candidate.

Welcome to the
Aesthetic Facial Plastic
Surgery Center

Dr. Jonathan Pontell
Serving Philadelphia Facial Plastic Surgery Patients

Welcome to the Philadelphia facial cosmetic surgery practice of Dr. Jonathan Pontell! Dr. Jonathan Pontell provides exceptional facial plastic surgery procedures at his offices located in the Main Line suburbs of Philadelphia in Wayne, Pennsylvania. In order to achieve the best possible results, Dr. Pontell offers personalized care for each patient. He has years of experience in facial plastic surgery, and he is committed to aesthetic excellence.

Dr. Jonathan Pontell started The Aesthetic Facial Plastic Surgery Center in Wayne, Pennsylvania with the intention of focusing specifically on facial plastic surgery. As an accomplished Philadelphia facial plastic surgeon, he has been honored numerous times for his advanced surgical skill and his commitment to providing beautiful results and individualized patient care. Dr. Pontell was voted Best Facial Plastic Surgeon by readers of Main Line Life newspaper for four years.

Real Patient

"Extremely sweet and soft spoken, very honest about what will help you and what would be a waste of money, did a beautiful job on my nose and face and followed up with me closely. Seemed to genuinely care!"

"Went to see Dr. Pontell for an ulthera treatment. He spent a very long time with me explaining all the options and the predicted results. He did not "oversell" the expected results of the procedure and I am very happy with the results. Would return for another type of procedure!"

Exceptional Results

Our Philadelphia cosmetic surgery practice is renowned for beautiful facial plastic surgery results. Over the years, Dr. Jonathan Pontell has gained extensive experience in facial cosmetic surgery procedures, including rhinoplasty, facelift surgery, eyelid surgery, lip augmentation and brow lift procedures. Dr. Pontell also offers numerous non-surgical facial rejuvenation techniques, such as Botox Cosmetic, Restylane, Juvederm and Ultherapy in Philadelphia.

Dr. Jonathan Pontell has performed thousands of cosmetic procedures for men and women around the world. The results of some of his cosmetic surgery work can be found in our before-and-after gallery. The testimonials of our Pennsylvania, South New Jersey, and Delaware cosmetic surgery patients demonstrate Dr. Pontell's commitment to beautiful results and individualized patient care.

Recent Blogs

The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS) found that, for the fifth year in a row, rhinoplasty is the most requested facial plastic surgery procedure...


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You cannot imagine what a relief it is to have such a talented, truly artistic, reliable, and patient doctor as Jonathan Pontell, M.D. I cannot begin to put into words how very grateful I am to you and your staff. I have been and continue to be immensely happy with the outcome. I appreciate the fact that you devote so much time to each individual patient. Every time I look into the mirror, I say a special "Thank You" to you. I wear your "art work" every day on my face. It is there for all to see and it is exactly what I had hoped for- but never thought possible. Your relationship with me as a patient has been a wonderful experience. I appreciate all your efforts. You do beautiful work. Thank you again and much continued success at your Pennsylvania facial plastic surgery practice!

Maria C.

Dr. Jonathan Pontell is a board certified facial plastic surgeon in Wayne, Pennsylvania (conveniently located near Delaware and South New Jersey) with a wealth of knowledge and experience in facial plastic surgery, such as the mini facelift in Philadelphia and other surgical procedures. He studied medicine at Jefferson Medical College as well as at SUNY Health Center in Brooklyn and Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York.

Dr. Pontell is skilled at a variety of procedures, including Ulthera in Philadelphia - a non-invasive skin tightening procedure – as well as rhinoplasty in Pennsylvania. He is considered the best plastic surgeon in Pennsylvania, and has been recognized with a 2010 Patients Choice award and by Main Line Life as the best facial plastic surgeon from 2005 - 2008.

Patients often seek out Fraxel Re:pair treatments in Philadelphia because they want to feel younger and improve their skin appearance. Dr. Pontell strives to ensure that patients experience minimal recovery time, and he promotes the use of non-surgical procedures such as Juvederm and Botox in Philly.

As a top Philadelphia eyelid surgery provider, Dr. Pontell has performed thousands of sophisticated procedures. His exceptional surgical skill and reputation for delivering excellent results attracts numerous patients every year.


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Ultherapy™ is a new, non-invasive tissue lifting procedure designed to tighten the skin and deeper soft tissues of the face and neck for a more youthful, rejuvenated appearance with little to no recovery time.

in the media


Dr. Pontell has received the
Patient's Choice Award
in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013
Super Doctors 2013

Dr. Pontell listed in
Super Doctors 2013

Main Line Today

Dr. Pontell listed in 2012 Top Docs

Voted Best Facial Plastic Surgeon
Main Line Life - 2005, 2006, 2007, & 2008

Video Testimonials

Main Line Today