Meet Dr. Bottem

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Dr. Bottem, our oculoplastic and orbital surgeon, is a seasoned Ophthalmologist who has completed additional training in cosmetic surgery relating to the eyes, eyelids, and the surrounding structures.

Dr. Bottem grew up in Saint James, Minnesota, helping to grow the family farm into the successful and productive corporation that it is today. He received his medical degree from Des Moines University, followed by his residency at Oklahoma State University, where he served as Chief Resident from 2006-07. He also completed a fellowship program in Oculoplastics.

Dr. Bottem enjoys staying active whether it is participating in motocross events, hunting, skiing, or spending overall quality time outdoors. He resides in Bristow, OK with his wife, Robyn, on their ranch where together they raise black Angus cattle.


Highest Scoring Resident

  • Patrick Murray Award 2005-2006
  • OSU Chief Resident 2006-2007


  • Brow Ptosis
  • Eyelid Ptosis
  • Orbital Tumor Surgery
  • Orbital Surgery
  • Orbital Fracture Repair &Trauma
  • Lacrimal Surgery for Tearing & Infections
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Ectropion
  • Entropion
  • Trichiasis
  • Enucleation
  • Evisceration
  • Skin Grafts
  • Orbital Decompression
  • Graves Disease
  • Skin Cancers/Carcinoma (basal/squamous cell)
  • Cataracts


  • Acne & Rosacea Treatments
  • Skin Rejuvenation & Therapy
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Facial & Body Contouring
  • Fine Lines & Wrinkle Treatments
  • Vascular Lesion Treatments
  • Skin Tightening/Fat & Cellulite Reduction
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Exposed Vein Treatment


  • Botox
  • Restylane
  • Juvederm
  • Voluma
  • Latisse


  • Brow and Forehead Lift
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Lower Blepharoplasty

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