John’s guest this week is John Paul Tutela, a board-certified plastic surgeon with offices in New York City and New Jersey. John has been featured in the Daily Mail and Reader’s Digest after becoming the go-to plastic surgeon for the cast of The Jersey Shore. John talks about being part of three generations of doctors in the Tutela family, why he chose plastics, and how he leverages social media to improve his outreach.
About John Paul Tutela, MD:
Dr. Tutela is a board-certified plastic surgeon with offices in New York City and Livingston, NJ. He first rose to prominence when his patient Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi featured him on her YouTube channel in 2016 following her successful mommy makeover. Snooki then referred her former co-star Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino to Dr. Tutela who operated on the reality star’s girlfriend, Lauren Pesce and former co-star, Angelina Pivarnick. Both Angelina and Lauren had breast augmentations with Dr. Tutela and have been outspoken about their experiences. Dr. Tutela is often tapped by prominent media and press for his expertise on natural-looking plastic surgery and his frank discussion of things like preventive Botox and bad plastic surgery. He has been seen and talked about on prominent radio shows such as KTU Radio’s “Carolina & Cubby,” Sirius XM, and in outlets including Page Six, NewBeauty, Daily Mail, Allure, InStyle, and People Magazine. Dr. Tutela uses his Instagram (where he receives over 1 million impressions a week) to connect with current and prospective patients by offering a glimpse into the life of the doctor shaping New Jersey – from surgeries to what he’s making for dinner. Dr. Tutela receives over 1 million impressions on Instagram, per week. Dr. Tutela is a part of the Real Self Hall of fame. Follow him @tutelaps.