Dr. Gregory Lynam, MD

Dr. Gregory Lynam, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
48 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Gregory Lynam, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 15 years. He practices plastic surgery, oral & maxillofacial surgery, and more.Read his story

Richmond Surgical Arts

8720 Stony Point Pkwy Ste 100

Richmond, VA 23235
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Southern Health Services (Coventry Health Care)
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
more than 53% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
more than 51% of peers
Benign Tumor
more than 39% of peers

Dr. Lynam's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Lynam's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lynam "Dr. Gregory T. Lynam is Richmond’s only board-certified plastic and maxillofacial surgeon. He moved to Richmond, Virginia, to attend The University of Richmond. Following a tradition of European training in maxillofacial surgery, he studied and obtained both a dental degree and a medical degree at the Medical College of Virginia. Dr. Lynam completed a residency program in oral and maxillofacial surgery. With a strong desire to operate on all parts of the body, Dr. Gregory T. Lynam completed several years of general surgery training before entering the plastic surgery training program at the Medical College of Virginia. Comprehensive TrainingDuring his extensive plastic surgery training in both reconstructive and cosmetic surgery, he studied procedures for the entire body. Dr. Lynam spent an additional one-year fellowship in cosmetic surgery under internationally respected Dr. Howard Tobin at the Cosmetic Surgical Center of Texas. Dedicated to Service and the Richmond Community Dr. Lynam has helped a number of local people with tumor surgeries, breast reconstructions, and facial trauma surgeries. He was voted one of Richmond’s “Top Docs” in plastic surgery and one of Richmond’s “Best Plastic Surgeons to take you back 20 years” by Richmond Magazine in 2010. Additionally, he is known as an expert plastic surgeon on RealSelf and was honored as one of the Top 100 Doctors on RealSelf in 2013. Richmond Surgical Arts, Inc. was founded by Dr. Gregory T. Lynam; his office is located at 8720 Stony Point Parkway, Suite 100. Dr. Lynam has served as Chief of Medical Staff at Stony Point Surgery Center, Richmond’s preeminent outpatient surgical facility. His office is located at Stony Point Surgery Center."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lynam "Board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Gregory Lynam has been performing cosmetic surgery for nearly 20 years. He spent one additional year of training learning nothing but advanced techniques in minimally invasive plastic surgery such as the trans axillary or arm pit incision breast augmentation. Dr. Lynam has been voted twice as one of Ricmond Magazines "Top Docs" in plastic surgery. His office also has a full line of lasers and skin care professionals to care for your skin."

3  Practice Areas

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

24  Conditions Treated

  • Adult Acne
  • Age Spots
  • Aging Face
  • Benign Tumor
  • Body Disproportion
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Chemical Burn
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gigantomastia
  • Gynecomastia
  • Nose Injuries
  • Premature Aging
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Spider Veins
  • Stretch Marks
  • Sun-Damaged Skin
  • Wrinkles

32  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Procedure
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Facelift
  • Hair Removal
  • Laser Spider Vein Treatment
  • Liposuction
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Mini Tummy Tuck
  • Mommy Makeover
  • Neck Lift
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Plastic Cosmetic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgical Procedures
  • Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrinkle Reduction by Injection
  • Wrinkle Removal


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Richmond University Medical Center
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Virginiaa Commonwealth University McV School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top Doc,
Media & Publications

Dr. Lynam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lynam's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lynam to family and friends
241 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (241)

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Dr. Lynam's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Had lipo inner and outer thighs and breast lift. Happy so far with results and Dr. Lynamand staff are outstanding
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Dr. Lynam answered all of my questions before I even asked them! He has a wonderful personality and addresses all of your concerns. The results of my tummy tuck exceeded my expectations. I recovered quickly and my scar is healing nicely. I would recommend him to anyone who is considering cosmetic...more
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My experience with Dr Lynam was excellent. I interviewed three different Doctors in the Richmond area and he was by far the best. I wanted to have liposuction on my hip area and I was a very unique case. I was extremely uncomfortable and literally scared to try this procedure. Dr Lynam reassured...more
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