Meet Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon Dr. Don Griffin, FACS

Dr. Don Griffin of Nashville Cosmetic Surgery

Dr. Don Griffin, FACS, is a board certified plastic surgeon specializing in cosmetic plastic surgery and advanced laser techniques.  Dr. Griffin is committed to helping patients maintain their own unique beauty, and has been consistently selected as a "Top Doctor", "Best Plastic Surgeon" and named to the "RealSelf Top 100 List" as a leading expert in the field of cosmetic plastic surgery.  He also speaks frequently on the use of lasers in aesthetic face and body rejuvenation.

As a fully trained general surgeon, and a plastic and reconstructive surgeon who has been performing both cosmetic and reconstructive surgery for over 18 years,  Dr. Griffin understands all aspects of surgery.  This experience combined with a consistent and personal approach, have earned him a well respected reputation by both his patients and his peers.   Working with his highly qualified team of providers at Nashville Cosmetic Surgery, he utilizes both surgical and non-surgical procedures to help patients achieve the best outcomes with a focus on natural results.

Dr. Griffin is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is a member of the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons,  the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Each of these prominent organizations requires members to be accomplished plastic surgeons committed to high standards and quality care. He is also actively involved in the Nashville regional medical community, serving as Chief of Surgery and Chief of Plastic Surgery at Centennial Medical Center.

He is a true southern boy from Lafayette, Louisiana. After graduating summa cum laude from Louisiana State University, he obtained his medical degree and completed his surgical residency at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He went on to complete his fellowship training in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Alabama at Birmingham before returning to Nashville to start his practice.  He is a member of First Presbyterian Church and volunteers his time to Faith Family Medical Clinic, caring for uninsured patients with plastic and reconstructive surgery needs.  In his spare time, he enjoys putting his skills to use in the great outdoors, tinkering with old cars, duck hunting, playing the guitar and fixing things around the house. He and his wife Susan, have been married for more than 20 years and have a son and two daughters.

Dr. Griffin provides a high standard of care in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. He is approachable and enjoys a warm bedside manner, a quality he learned from his father and grandfather who were also surgeons. READ DR.GRIFFIN'S CV