Top Plastic Surgeons in Alabama

Plastic surgery helps many people live a normal life that would otherwise be unable to. Reconstructive surgery for severe injuries such as burns and physical trauma can be an intricate process. As with any surgeon, you want to make sure that the cosmetic surgeon you have in Alabama is going to do an excellent job.

The last thing you want is to have to wonder about the abilities of your Alabama area’s plastic surgeons, or maybe you aren’t in the area and you are researching cosmetic surgeons in an area you are unfamiliar with to protect your privacy. Whatever the case, we have done the initial research for you, locating and maintaining a list of the best plastic surgeons in Alabama. This list, like all of our lists is determined on opinions and experience from people like you.

Though this, and all our lists are a great start you should carefully interview plastic surgeons until you find one with experience in the areas you need. Also, you should make sure that the cosmetic surgeon is someone you are comfortable with and can verify the credentials of.

If you know a really amazing cosmetic surgeon we didn’t list or if you have an experience you would like to share, please let us know! Your comments and information can have a direct influence on this Alabama area list.


J. Allen Clark, M.D.

Montgomery, AL

Dr. James Allen Clark is well-known for having already published several scientific articles concerning both microbiology and general surgery. In addition, Dr. Clark’s practice is currently focused on cosmetic and reconstructive surgery procedures of the breast and body.


Dr. Ben Light

Decatur, AL

Dr. Ben Light is well-known for being the only board-certified and fellowship trained facial plastic surgeon in the areas of Birmingham and Nashville. He is also certified by both the American Board of Otolaryngology and the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.


Dr. Stephen Sheppard

Mobile, AL

In addition to his Doctor of Medicine degree, Dr. Stephen Sheppard also currently holds a law degree from the University of Alabama. He is currently in practice at the Azalea City Plastic Surgery.


Dr. Grady Core

Birmingham, AL

Dr. Grady Core is well-known for having already authored numerous articles in Plastic Surgery literature. He is also believed to have extensive experience in plastic surgery of the face and nose, aesthetic breast surgery, and body contouring procedures. Dr. Core is also well-known for being a pioneer of endoscopic plastic surgery.


Melanie L. Petro, MD

Vestavia Hills, AL

Dr. Melanie Petro specializes in performing surgical and non-surgical procedures for the face and body. She previously served as the Medical Director of the MedSpa where she provided non-surgical options for rejuvenation as well. Dr. Melanie Petro is a Fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery.


Deason Dunagan, MD

Huntsville, AL

Dr. Deason Dunagan sees cosmetic surgery as a tool for making positive personal changes. He specifically focuses on performing facial rejuvenation procedures. Dr. Dunagan earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences


Dr. Kevin O’Brien

Birmingham, AL

Dr. Kevin O’Brien has been a practicing plastic surgeon since 1994 and is currently affiliated with the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the Jefferson County Medical Society. Dr. O’Brien claims to have the extensive experience and artistic skill necessary to obtain the results you desire.


Dr. Randy Proffitt

Mobile, AL

Dr. Randy Proffitt is a board certified plastic surgeon with over 20 years of extensive experience. He claims to be utilizing only state-of-the-art technological advancements to achieve a more pleasing, youthful and natural appearance. Dr. Randy Proffitt is also board certified in General Surgery.


Dr. Ralph “Trey” Aquadro, III

Auburn, AL

Dr. Ralph Aquadro completed his plastic surgery training at the University of Kansas Medical Center. This training encompasses all facets of plastic surgery including burn reconstruction, cleft and craniofacial surgery, hand surgery, and microsurgery. Dr. Aquadro is currently in practice at East Alabama Plastic Surgery.


J.Douglas Robertson M.D., F.A.C.S.

Montgomery, AL

Dr. J.Douglas Robertson is known to have already presented his works concerning body contouring, breast and cosmetic surgery at state, regional, and national meetings. Dr. Robertson earned his M.D. from the University of Alabama School of Medicine in Birmingham.