Meet Dr. D’Arcy Honeycutt

Impressive qualifications. Commitment and caring. These attributes combine to make the Advanced Surgical Arts Center staff one of the finest in our field. Your comfort and satisfaction are our goals, and with a 97% satisfaction rate, it’s no wonder that so many of our patients refer their friends to us. Our dedication makes the difference.

Board Certified Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Honeycutt has been in private practice since 1994. She is one of only a few female plastic surgeons in North Dakota, and as a woman she brings a unique perspective to the practice of cosmetic and breast surgery.


After graduating from Rice University, the “Harvard of the South”, Dr. Honeycutt completed medical school and a rigorous general surgery residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch. She then performed original research as a Fellow at the Shriners Burns Institute. She completed her plastic surgery training at the well-respected University of Kentucky where she trained under Dr. Edward Luce, the past president of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. She has completed 13 years of medical school, residency, and research but continues her education by attending seminars to master the latest techniques in cosmetic surgery. She has achieved recertification in BOTH General Surgery and Plastic Surgery and participates in the ongoing maintenance of certification (MOC). She is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Honeycutt has written a funded research grant, authored many scientific articles, and made national presentations. Dr. Honeycutt is a past chairman of the Department of Surgery at St. Alexius Hospital. She is the past Chairman of the Credentials Committee, and a former member of the Executive Committee.


Private Practice

Dr. Honeycutt enjoys a busy breast surgery practice and has a particular interest in facial cosmetic surgery and body contouring. She and her all-female staff have a private and confidential, fully accredited, Class C operating suite that is recognized as an ambulatory surgery center. ASAC has been accredited by a national organization – AAAASF. The operating and recovery suite meets most of the safety standards of the nearby hospitals. It also offers office procedure rooms on-site. The office of Advanced Surgical Arts Center is well appointed, relaxing with fresh flowers, a pleasant aroma and a beautifully modern but comfortable reception area. You will feel immediately at ease, as if you are visiting a friend’s living room.

Practice Philosophy

Dr. Honeycutt, her staff, and her experienced nurses are personable, caring, and understanding. They emphasize patient education and preparedness, and they achieve excellent results with this team approach. This is reflected in their 97% patient satisfaction rate. Many patients return for additional procedures and also refer their friends.

Community Involvement

Dr. Honeycutt is on staff at UND, and she has taught medical residents, physical therapy students and surgical technology students. She helped develop the national certifying exam for surgical technologists. She has been active in the local Chamber of Commerce. She has just joined the Bismarck-Mandan YMCA Board of Directors. She is active in her church. She is former ten year board member of the Bismarck- Mandan Symphony Orchestra. She enjoys speaking engagements and is a former President of a Toastmasters Club. Dr. Honeycutt has achieved the highest rank in Toastmasters International, The Distinguished Toastmaster. Dr. Honeycutt has raised money for her alma mater, Rice University, and she coordinates and conducts Rice alumni interviews for high school applicants for the region.


Dr. Honeycutt is happily married to Lee Schwartzmann, of Schwartzmann Trucking, out of Richardton, ND.  She was previously married to the late Thomas Spagnolia, a long time Bismarck neurosurgeon, and they had two children. She enjoys the beautiful, wide-open North Dakota landscape. Her home overlooks the majestic Missouri River. She enjoys hiking and underwater photography. She completed the 2013 Ironman world championship in Kona, Hawaii- a bucket list dream. She is planning on getting her pilot’s license. She also hopes to reactivate the Bismarck Astronomy Club.


Brazeal B A; Honeycutt D; Traber L; Toole J; Herndon D; Traber D

“Pentafraction For Superior Resuscitation Of The Ovine Thermal Burn.”

University Of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77550

Critical Care Medicine 1995 Feb; 23 (2): 332-339

Honeycutt D; Barrow R; Herndon D

“Cold Stress Response in Patients with Severe Burns After Beta-Blockade”

Shriners Burns Institute, Galveston, TX 77550

J Burn Care Rehabil 1992 Mar-Apr;13 (2 Pt 1): 181-6

Gore D C; Honeycutt D; Jahoor F; Rutan T; Et Al.

“Effect of Exogenous Growth Hormone on Glucose Utilization in Burn Patients”

Shriners Burns Institute, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77550

J Surg Res 1991 Dec; 51 (6): 518-23

Gore D C; Honeycutt D; Jahoor F; Wolfe R R; Herndon D N

“Effect of Exogenous Growth Hormone on Whole-Body and Isolated-Limb Protein Kinetics in Burned Patients”

Shriners Burns Institute, Galveston, TX 77550

Arch Surg 1991 Jan; 126 (1): 38-43

Gore D C; Honeycutt D; Jahoor F; Barrow R E; Et Al.

“Propranolol Diminishes Extremity Blood Flow in Burned Patients”

Shriners Burns Institute, Galveston TX.

Ann Surg 1991 Jun; 213 (6): 568-73; Discussion 573-4

Professional Organizations

American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

Elected 2002

Fellow, American College of Surgeons

Elected 1999

American Society of Plastic Surgeons

Member 1997

Fellow, American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery, 1998

North Dakota Chapter American College of Surgeons, 1997

North Dakota Medical Association, 1997

Association of Women Surgeons, 1999

Additional Related Information/Links

American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
The largest plastic surgery specialty organization in the world. Founded in l93l, the society is composed of board-certified plastic surgeons who perform cosmetic and reconstructive surgery.

The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS)
The leading organization of board-certified plastic surgeons specializing in cosmetic plastic surgery. ASAPS Active-Member plastic surgeons are certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery or the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

The American Board of Plastic Surgery, Inc.
The mission of The American Board of Plastic Surgery, Inc.® is to promote safe, ethical, efficacious plastic surgery to the public by maintaining high standards for the education, examination, certification and recertification of plastic surgeons as specialists and subspecialists.

American College of Surgeons (ACS)
The American College of Surgeons is a scientific and educational association of surgeons that was founded in 1913 to improve the quality of care for the surgical patient by setting high standards for surgical education and practice.

Start your journey today.

We believe that all of our patients — women and men — are on a similar journey; to look and feel their best, while living their healthiest and most youthful life. At Advanced Surgical Arts Center, Dr. D’Arcy Honeycutt and her team are standing by to learn more about your unique goals, aspirations and expectations. Contact us today to learn more, or to schedule a one-on-one consultation with Dr. Honeycutt.

Your journey begins here.

On behalf of Dr. Honeycutt and the entire staff at Advanced Surgical Arts Center, we thank you for visiting our website and considering our practice to facilitate your unique personal, emotional and aesthetic goals. Our highest priority is to maintain close relationships with our patients, and we consider it a privilege to be a part of their lives. We look forward to learning more about you, and to beginning a journey that will leave you looking and feeling healthy, happy and youthful.

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