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Dr. Alan Durkin, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Vero Beach, FL and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Univ Of South Fl Coll Of Med in 1999 and specializes in plastic surgery, facial plastic surgery, and more.Read his story
This content was provided by Dr. Durkin "Dr. Alan Durkin is a Board Certified Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, and owner of Ocean Drive Plastic Surgery, a concierge, beachside medspa and surgery center that combines style and elegance with a state-of-the-art surgical facility, in a warm and luxurious environment. When choosing Dr. Alan Durkin for plastic surgery, you will enjoy the privacy of overnight patient suites, a beachside recovery penthouse condominium, VIP entrances, personailzed medical attention, house calls, and private duty nursing. Futhermore, our center provides ongoing medical skin care and continuity of wellness though our on-site Medical Spa, Laser Facility, Make-Up Studio, and Wellness/Performance Studio. Dr. Durkin specializes in two areas of cosmetic plastic surgery: 1) Facial aesthetics (surgical, laser, injectable, skin care), and 2) Breast aesthetics, with a strong focus on revisional breast augmentation, and breast augmentation in athletes and fitness/entertainment models. Our facial expertise includes primary and secondary facelift surgery, limited incision facelift, revision facelift surgery, rhinoplasty, revision rhinoplasty, upper and lower lid blepharoplasty, dermal fillers (Radiesse, Juvederm, Restylane, Versa), and laser resurfacing. We also have three full time medical aestheticians, all of which are dedicated to skin care of the face only. We are proud to have hosted patients from 48 of our 50 states, as well as patients from Central and South America, Canada, Europe, and the Fijian islands for our facial aesthetic services. Our breast aesthetic services focus on silicone "gummy bear" breast augmentations, revisions of prior augmentations, correction of breast asymmetry, and correction of capsular contracture. Dr. Durkin has developed a proprietary operation specifically for revision of inappropriately placed breast implants, and has lectured throughout the United States, Canada, and South America on his technique. He has also developed a specific technique for fitness models and fitness competitors/professional athletes that provides long-lasting, natural results without markedly reducing performance. We have proudly served patients from all over the United States and Canada for our breast services. Dr. Durkin is a diplomate of the American Board of Surgery, and the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He has been named one of "The Best Doctors in America" by Castle Connolly®, and is one of America's Top Doctors®. He also sits on the Medical Advisory Board for New Beauty Magazine, and is a nationally recognized Expert Injector®. Dr. Durkin has also been featured in Cosmopolitan Magazine, NewBeauty Magazine, HauteMD, and Vice Sports Magazine. He has won the National Patient's Choice Award for 7 consecutive years (2011-2018). Dr. Durkin graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Miami, where he earned a B.S. in Biology. He then earned an M.S. degree from the University of Chicago, and an M.D. degree from the University of South Florida. He serves on faculty as a Clinical Assistant Professor at the Florida State University College of Medicine, and Nova Southeastern College of Medicine. He has published over thirty peer-reviewed articles on cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery, and routinely lectures across the United States on his areas of expertise. He is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, and the Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Durkin lives in Vero Beach, Florida with his wife, Dr. Roxanne Engel Durkin, and his beautiful young daughter. Beyond his daughter, he is the proud father of two Jack Russell Terriers, and is both blessed and proud to call Vero Beach his home. "
This content was provided by Dr. Durkin "Our mission and purpose is to offer every patient the absolute best possible result in the safest possible fashion with the least amount of surgery, down-time, and discomfort- regardless of procedure asked. We believe in minimally invasive approaches to the face, breast, and body. We believe that a combination of superior surgical techniques coupled with proven technology, clear and respectful communication, and a firm dedication towards patient safety and customer service offers our patients both superior outcomes and singular experiences.
We all firmly believe that Plastic Surgery should a journey, not an event. We believe that it is our privilege to take people on this journey, and that it is our responsibility and charge to do everything we can to make the journey pleasant, comfortable, and meaningful. We believe that the patient is our boss, and we look forward to sharing our passion, professionalism, and expertise with everyone we are lucky enough to meet. "