Facial Plastic Surgery, American Board of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery; Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, American Board of Otolaryngology
Creighton University, With Honors
Developmental Biology, City of Hope National Medical Center
General Surgery, University of California Irvine
Medicine & Surgery, LaCrosse Lutheran Hospital/Gunderson Clinic
Member, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society; Member, American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Member, American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery; Fellow, American College of Surgeons; Member, American Society for
Recognized by Castle Connolly as among the nation's Top Doctor's in 2013.
In his spare time, Dr. LaPatka volunteers his services to a local tattoo removal service.
Sansum Clinic Physician Since
"Your caring manner and excellence in medicine have been a great comfort to my husband, my children and myself. Thank you so much for many years of exceptional, compassionate medical services. - The S. Family"
"I just want to thank you for the excellent work and kindness you have given me. It is rare to find a talented physician combined with genuine kindness and caring. Plus you have put together such a spectacular team that runs like clockwork. Thank you!"