Dr. Alan Durkin

Plastic Surgery
Vero Beach, FL

Locations

Office

Vero Beach, FL

Address

5070 N Highway A1A, Vero Beach, FL
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About

Bio

Alan J. Durkin, M.D. earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Miami and a Master of Science degree in Medical Radiation Physics from the Rosalind Franklin University of Health Sciences in Chicago. He earned his medical degree from the University of South Florida College of Medicine in Tampa, which is where he then completed a General Surgery residency and a fellowship in Surgical Oncology, prior to completing his residency in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He has authored over twenty peer-reviewed surgical publications and has presented at numerous national and international surgical meetings. He then completed a one year facial plastic surgery fellowship under the tutelage of Dr. Ferdinand Becker, one of the world's leading facelift and rhinoplasty surgeons. He now resides in Vero Beach, Florida where he is Medical Director and CEO of Advanced Facial Cosmetics and Laser Surgery Center. Dr. Durkin specializes in facial cosmetic surgery, revisional facial cosmetic surgery, cosmetic surgery of the breast, and body contouring.

Specialties
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Plastic Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 48-year-old member asked:
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Under muscle yes: Subglandular (above muscle) breast augmentation is not as uncomfortable as sub muscular (below muscle). Having said that, neither procedure is unmana ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
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Minimal: There is very little discomfort associated with face lifting procedures. Most patients will experience some neck tightness, but this quickly resolves ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
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Absolutely: Completely safe, and very common. We routinely have women of color present for surgical and nonsurgical facial rejuvenation. You should feel comfort ... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Durkin is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Durkin is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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