Personal Enhancement Center - Plastic Surgery by Dr. Christopher P. Godek, MD

In the Media

Dr. Christopher P. Godek, medical director of The Personal Enhancement Center, has appeared in many plastic surgery publications offering his expertise in various areas, from facelift surgery to choosing the right plastic surgeon. Click on a feature below to see more details.

Awards & Recognition

Castle Connolly – 2015

Chosen as a “Top Doctor in America

Castle Connolly named Christopher Godek, MD a 2015 “Top Doctor in America.” To attain this designation, physicians must first be nominated by their colleagues for exhibiting excellence in their specific field and/or specialty. Top vote-getters are then reviewed and evaluated by Castle Connolly’s physician-led research team to ensure they meet the proper qualifications for inclusion. Independently operated, Castle Connolly is regarded as a leading source for identifying the nation’s Top Doctors, and no individuals can pay to be included on the esteemed list.

Castle Connolly – 2014

Selected as a “Top Doctor in America

Christopher Godek, MD was named a “Top Doctor in America” for 2014 by Castle Connolly. As an independent firm, Castle Connolly is a highly trusted source for recognizing Top Doctors in the U.S. To be selected to the “Top Doctor in America” list, physicians must first be nominated by their peers for demonstrating excellence in their respective field. Top nominees are then evaluated by Castle Connolly’s physician-led research team and added to the list should they be deemed eligible for inclusion. Doctors cannot pay to be designated a Castle Connolly Top Doctor.

Castle Connolly – 2013

Voted a “Top Doctor in America

Castle Connolly named Dr. Christopher Godek a “Top Doctor in America” for 2013. As an independent company, Castle Connolly is one of the most trusted sources for identifying Top Doctors in the United States. After being peer-nominated based on excellence in their respective fields, physicians then undergo an extensive screening process conducted by Castle Connolly’s physician-led research team prior to being selected to the prestigious list. No individuals can pay to be named a Castle Connolly Top Doctor.

Castle Connolly – 2012

Named a Top Doctor in America

Dr. Christopher Godek was named a Top Doctor in America for 2012 by Castle Connolly. Castle Connolly is an independent source trusted across the country for identifying Top Doctors. One question continues to be the most asked about how Castle Connolly selects its Top Doctors. Do physicians pay to be listed? Doctors do not, and cannot, pay to be selected as a Castle Connolly Top Doctor.

New Jersey Monthly – 2015

Recognized as a “Top Doctor” in New Jersey Monthly

New Jersey Monthly magazine named Christopher P. Godek, MD a “Top Doctor” for 2015. To begin the selection process for this prestigious accolade, thousands of doctors and medical practitioners are asked to vote for physicians in their area and across the United States who they feel epitomize excellence within their respective fields. Top nominees then undergo an extensive screening and evaluation conducted by Castle Connolly’s physician-led research team to determine they are eligible and in good standing with applicable medical boards. If approved, they are named to the list of the region’s “Top Doctors”. Inclusion on the list is peer-nomination only; no doctor can pay to be selected.

New Jersey Monthly – 2014

Acknowledged as a “Top Doctor” in New Jersey Monthly

New Jersey Monthly magazine recognized Dr. Christopher P. Godek as a 2014 “Top Doctor.” To compile this list of esteemed physicians, thousands of doctors and other medical professionals are asked to nominate individuals both locally and across the U.S. who they feel typify excellence in all aspects of care within their specific field. Once all votes are submitted, doctors who received the highest number of nominations are evaluated by Castle Connolly’s physician-led research group to make certain they meet all qualifications and are in good standing with the medical boards for their specialty. Upon approval, they are included on their region’s list of “Top Doctors.” Strictly a peer-nominated honor, no physician can pay to receive the title of a “Top Doctor.”

New Jersey Monthly – 2013

Voted a “Top Doctor” in New Jersey Monthly

Christopher P. Godek, MD was selected to the 2013 list of “Top Doctors” in New Jersey Monthly magazine. To start the peer-nomination process for this honor, thousands of doctors and other medical professionals are requested to identify physicians – both locally and nationally – who they believe exhibit an optimal quality of care within their respective specialty. Once nominations are tallied, top vote-getters are vetted by Castle Connolly’s physician-led research team to ensure they meet all educational/professional requirements and are currently in good standing with relevant medical boards. If endorsed, they are added to the list of “Top Doctors” in their region. No physician can pay to be included on the list.

New Jersey Monthly – 2012

Named a “Top Doctor” in New Jersey Monthly

Dr. Christopher P. Godek was named a 2012 “Top Doctor” in New Jersey Monthly magazine. To commence the selection process for this esteemed recognition, a request is sent to thousands of medical professionals and physicians asking them to identify doctors locally and nationally who they feel embody excellence within their particular specialty. Top vote-getters then go through a comprehensive screening process and assessment conducted by Castle Connolly’s physician-led research group to make sure they are eligible for the honor and in good medical board standing. If approved, they are selected to the “Top Doctors” list in their region. The list is generated through peer-nomination alone; no one can purchase his/her inclusion.

Inside Jersey – 2014

Selected as one of “Jersey’s Best Top Doctors

Christopher P. Godek, MD, FACS was named by Inside Jersey magazine as one of “Jersey’s Best Top Doctors” for 2014. To start the selection process, thousands of physicians and medical professionals are asked to nominate regional and national doctors who they believe demonstrate excellence in certain specialties. Once casted, the vote-getters undergo a rigorous research and screening process conducted by Castle Connolly’s physician-led research team to confirm that top nominees are credentialed and in good standing with all associated medical boards. If approved, they are included on the list of “Top Doctors” in their region. Physicians cannot pay to be named to the list.

Inside Jersey – 2013

Voted one of “Jersey’s Best Top Doctors

Inside Jersey magazine named Dr. Christopher Godek one of “Jersey’s Best Top Doctors” for 2013. The selection process for this honor is started by asking thousands of doctors and healthcare professionals to nominate physicians within their region and throughout the U.S. who exemplify excellence in their respective specialties. Once the nominations are submitted, Castle Connolly’s physician-led research team conducts a rigorous research and screening process to ensure top vote-getters are qualified and in good medical-board standing. If approved, they are named to the list of “Top Doctors” in their area. No physician can pay to be selected to the list.

Inside New Jersey – 2012

Named one of “Jersey’s Best Top Doctors

Dr. Christopher Godek was named one of “Jersey’s Best Top Doctors” for 2012 by Inside Jersey.

The selection process for NJ’s Top Doctors edition is conducted by Castle Connolly’s physcian-led research team. It begins by asking thousands of physicians and health care professionals to identify excellent doctors in every specialty in their region and throughout the nation. Castle Connolly follows a rigorous survey, research and screening process.

Vitals On-Time Doctor Award

Honored with “On-Time Doctor Award” from Vitals.com

Dr. Christopher P. Godek earned a Vitals On-Time Doctor Award in 2014. Vitals.com is a widely respected resource intended to connect patients with the nation’s leading healthcare professionals. To attain a Vitals On-Time Doctor Award, a physician must demonstrate exceptional promptness and efficiency that leads to below average wait times in their practice, as reported by patients. No doctor can pay to receive this accolade.

Vitals Compassionate Doctor Recognition

Earned “Compassionate Doctor Recognition” from Vitals.com

Christopher P. Godek, MD received a Vitals Compassionate Doctor Recognition in 2010, 2011, and 2012. A trusted online resource, Vitals.com is intended to help patients identify the best healthcare professionals in America. To be honored with a Vitals Compassionate Doctor Recognition, physicians must demonstrate an exceptional degree of kindness and sensitivity to their patients throughout every stage of the treatment process. Awarded based on patient-feedback alone, this distinction cannot be purchased.

Vitals Patients’ Choice Award

Earned “Patient’s Choice Award” from Vitals.com

Dr. Christopher Godek was honored with a Vitals Patients’ Choice Award for 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2014. Vitals.com is a respected online resource designed to aid patients in their search for the most elite healthcare providers in the United States. To receive a Vitals Patients’ Choice Award, doctors must obtain near perfect patient-ratings for physician-patient communication, bedside manner, follow-up supervision, and several other components of care. No physician can pay to receive this distinction.

Asbury Park Press Best of the Best – 2011

Readers Choice Winner 2011: Best in Plastic Surgery Ocean County

Magazine Features

Allure Magazine

New Facial Fat Reduction Treatment

Allure.com

New at the Derm’s Office: Rx for Your Neck

40° 74° Magazine
New Beauty Magazine

Dr. Godek is listed as one of New Jersey‘s top Plastic Surgeons.

New Beauty Magazine

Dr. Godek is listed as one of New Jersey‘s top Plastic Surgeons.

Smart Money Magazine

Dr. Godek was consulted as an expert opinion in plastic surgery.

NJ Savvy Magazine

Dr. Godek is listed as one of the “Top NJ Docs” in plastic surgery.

NJ Savvy Magazine

Dr. Godek is listed as one of the “Top NJ Docs” in plastic surgery.

NJ Savvy Magazine

Dr. Godek is listed as one of the “Top NJ Docs” in plastic surgery.

Premier You Magazine

New Jersey plastic surgeon Dr. Godek’s profile was featured in the magazine.

Brick Newspaper

Article on Personal Enhancement Center.

Toms River at its Best

Self Confidence Through a More Positive Body Image

Bridal Newspaper

Article on Personal Enhancement Center.

NJ Savvy Living – Feb 2009

Facial Rejuvenation – Nonsurgical techniques to keep your face looking healthy and vibrant.

Meridian Health Views – August 2008

Diligent Screenings Stop the Spread of Breast Cancer – The story of a breast reconstruction patient.

New Jersey Life Health & Beauty

Dr. Godek is quoted as a top expert on tummy-tightening procedures.

PEC Gives Back

Dr. Godek of the Personal Enhancement Center dedicates his time, expertise and talents to give back to the community. The doctor has been recognized on numerous occasions throughout the years for his leadership, his commitment to positive change, and his compassion for others. Dr. Godek is devoted to maintaining and achieving the highest aesthetic standards when it comes to your personal enhancement, but he is also a caring citizen who acts in the best interests of the community.