Dr. Gregory S Keller, MD

Dr. Gregory S Keller, MD

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
72 y/o

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Dr. Gregory S Keller, MD is a plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Santa Barbara, CA and has been practicing for 45 years. He specializes in plastic & reconstructive surgery, cosmetic & reconstructive surgery, and more.Read his story

Keller Plastic Surgery

221 W Pueblo St Ste A

Santa Barbara, CA 93105
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This content was provided by Dr. Keller "Gregory S. Keller, MD, FACS is an internationally known facial plastic surgeon, who specializes in naturally restoring your youthful facial appearance. A board certified facial plastic surgeon, Dr. Keller limits his practice to facial plastic surgery, rhinoplasty and hair transplantation. He has invented and published natural facial rejuvenation techniques that are used internationally by a majority of facial plastic, oculoplastic, general plastic, and cosmetic surgeons, who perform facial aesthetic surgery.In addition to his UCLA affiliation, Dr. Keller has maintained private practices in facial plastic surgery, rhinoplasty, and hair transplantation in Santa Barbara, Beverly Hills, and Los Angeles California over the last 25 years.A peer chosen Castle-Connolly/US News and World Report Top Doctor (an honor bestowed by the nations top physicians on only a small number of physicians in his field), Dr. Keller was selected by Strathmores Whos Who as the Facial Cosmetic Surgery Professional of the Year for 2007, an international honor bestowed on only one physician.An up-to-date clinician, Dr. Keller is a Clinical Professor at UCLA. He serves as co-director of the UCLA /AAFPRS facial plastic surgery fellowship and has trained a multitude of residents and fellows in his specialty field. He also serves as a senior advisor to a major American Medical Association Journal, the Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery. Dr. Keller invented the field of endoscopic facial plastic surgery and has the earliest patents and publications in this field as well as a textbook.Facial plastic surgery holds a unique place in Dr. Kellers personal life. While pursuing a career in cardio-vascular surgery at the University of Illinois Medical School, Dr. Keller was in a very serious car accident. He sustained severe injuries and trauma to his nose and face. While recuperating, Dr. Keller decided to change his medical direction and pursue a career as a facial plastic surgeon."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Keller "Dr. Keller's mission is to preserve and restore your youthful appearance with a natural look that solves your structural problems of aging. The excellence that he can achieve in natural facelifts, rhinoplasty, hair restoration and blepharoplasty comes from his unique super-specialization in his field. Dr. Keller's highest priority is to help you achieve your customized goals as quickly and naturally a possible with optimum outcome."

8  Specialties

  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery-Head & Neck
  • Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Plastic Surgery & Facial Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

11  Conditions Treated

41  Procedures

  • Acne Treatment
  • Belotero® Injection
  • Blepharoplasty
  • BodyTite
  • Botox® Injection
  • Brow Lift
  • Cellfina™ Treatment
  • Chin Implant
  • CoolSculpting®
  • Cosmetic Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy
  • Cosmetic Xeomin® Injection
  • Dysport Injection
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Endoscopic Brow Lift
  • Facelift
  • FaceTite
  • Facial Surgery
  • Follicular Unit Hair Transplant
  • Juvederm Ultra Plus 
  • Juvéderm Volbella
  • Juvéderm® Voluma® Injection
  • Kybella Treatment for Submental Fat
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Laser Spider Vein Treatment
  • Lip Augmentation
  • Liposuction
  • Microneedling
  • Neck Lift
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Radiesse® Injections
  • Restylane Lyft
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Sculptra™ Injection
  • Silhouette InstaLift
  • Skin Tightening
  • ThermiSmooth™ Non-Invasive Skin Smoothing Treatment
  • ThermiTight™ Subdermal Skin Tightening Treatment
  • truSculpt™ System
  • Ultherapy®
  • Ultrapulse CO2 Laser
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Santa Clara Valley Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • University Ill
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Santa Barbara County General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Illinois (Otolaryngology)
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Illinois, Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors, 2017
  • Strathmore’s Who’s Who - Facial Cosmetic Surgery Professional of the Year, 2007
Media & Publications

Dr. Keller has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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After 3 years post surgery, I am still gorgeous and so impressed! Dr. Keller is a rock star. He is so good with women and women can be difficult. He understands the concern of a woman. He listens and understands. He is an excellent surgeon and has a superior support staff. The staff was a great...Read More
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My experience has been very good from the beginning. Kristen Anderson was so nice to me, and Dr. Keller was friendly and knowledgeable. My Endoscopic Cheek Lift, which Dr. Keller invented, is great! I had only a local, I needed no pain meds, my healing fast and up and about almost immediately! ...Read More
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I love Dr. Keller. He is everything you expect in a doctor and more. He spent as much time with me as I needed, answered all my questions, alleviated all my fears, and made me feel very comfortable. He did exactly what I needed to achieve the results I wanted.
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Dr. Keller is truly a gifted surgeon. My results are better than I could have ever imagined. He suggested cheek implants for me, which I was hesitant to do. But after discussing it, I felt very comfortable with doing it. I'm so glad I did! I looked very natural. I didnt have any bruising after the...Read More
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I've been coming to Dr Keller for 15 years. Mostly for botox and fillers. When I turned 50 I realized it was time to do something a little more drastic. Not really wanting to have a face lift yet, Dr Keller suggested doing a procedure called "face tight". I could not have been happier. The...Read More
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