Dr. Maningas is Certified by The American Board of Facial Cosmetic Surgery

About the Practice

Dr. Maningas is a native of Joplin who attended College Heights Christian School from 1998-2002. He then did his basic undergraduate studies at Missouri Southern State University prior to transferring to Oklahoma State University where he obtained his Bachelors of Science degree graduating with Presidential Honors in 2006.

He went on to earn his medical degree in 2010 from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, graduating with Magna Cum Laude honors (top 5% of the graduating medical class). During medical school, Dr. Maningas took the extra initiative to achieve his Master of Business Administration with a focus on healthcare leadership from the prestigious Rockhurst Helberg School of Management in Kansas City, MO.

He completed his post doctoral residency training in Head and Neck Surgery/Facial Plastics and Reconstruction through Oklahoma State University and Freeman Health Systems in 2015. Finally, prior to returning to Joplin, Dr. Maningas completed an additional year of advanced surgical fellowship training through the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery with nationally renowned cosmetic and facial plastic surgeons Drs. Chad Deal and Carey Nease at Southern Surgical Arts in Chattanooga, TN where he participated in over 1,200 cosmetic surgical procedures. Dr. Maningas is certified by the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery, the American Board of Facial Cosmetic Surgery, and the American Osteopathic Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery.

Dr. Maningas founded Maningas Cosmetic Surgery with the mission to be the area’s leading cosmetic surgery practice focused solely on enhancing the already beautiful you. Maningas Cosmetic Surgery is set above the rest in service and results utilizing the most advanced surgical and non-surgical techniques placing the utmost importance on patient safety and experience.


At Maningas Cosmetic Surgery, we know that each individual is unique and beautiful in their own way. Our goal is to provide a relaxed, positive experience in which your concerns are met with compassion and understanding. We have a team of expert care providers that strive to provide the best result possible through both surgical and non surgical services. We look forward to joining you on your journey to instill confidence by enhancing the already beautiful you.

We are proud to specialize in the following procedures:


  • Facelift
  • AccuTite
  • FaceTite/EmbraceRF
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Brow Lift
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Otoplasty
  • Facial Fat Transfer
  • Lip Enhancement
  • Chin Augmentation


  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Reduction/Lift
  • Breast Revision


  • Mommy Makeover
  • Tummy Tuck
  • BodyTite
  • Liposuction
  • Brazilian Butt Lift
  • Gynecomastia Repair
  • Arm Lift
  • Thigh Lift
  • Body Lift


  • Lip Fillers
  • Evoke
  • FormaV Vaginal Rejuvenation
  • MyEllevate Neck & Jaw Lift
  • Evolve Tite, Trim & Tone
  • Forma Skin Tightening
  • IPL Treatment
  • Facial Fillers
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Morpheus8 Microneedling
  • Sclerotherapy
  • Laser Resurfacing
  • Male & Female Hormone Therapy


At Maningas Cosmetic Surgery, we have meticulously hand-selected our exceptional team of expert care providers. They are passionate about ensuring every patient is treated with the utmost respect, care and compassion.

Our team strives to take patient care and safety to a whole new level of excellence. Our mission is to set the standard for patient care and experience throughout your entire cosmetic surgery journey.


At Maningas Cosmetic Surgery, we have the ability to perform all of our body and facial cosmetic procedures in several accredited, state-of-the-art facilities, including our office, which boasts and in-house AAAHC-accredited surgical center.

With multiple surgery center options, we can perform your procedure in a facility that is safe, private, and comfortable giving you the care you deserve. We invite you in for a consultation with Dr. Maningas at any of clinics located in Joplin, MO., Bentonville, AR,. and Bella Vista, AR. Together, we’ll explore your aesthetic goals and work toward enhancing the already beautiful you.