Dr. Edward McCollough

Facial Plastic Surgery
Gulf Shores, AL
54 years experience male

Locations

Office

Gulf Shores, AL

Address

350 Cypress Bend Drive, Gulf Shores, AL
Directions

Insurances accepted

No Value

About

Bio

Dr. McCollough is board-certified by the American Board of Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery and the American Board of Otolaryngology (Head and Neck Surgery.) He is listed in "Best Doctors in America" and "America's Top Plastic Surgeons." He served as president of the American Board of Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, the American Academy of Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery, The American Association of Cosmetic Surgeons (which has been renamed the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery,) and the International Council of Intergrative Medicine. He has traveled the world teaching his techniques to colleagues and has authored nine books, three of which are textbooks in his field of Facial Plastic Surgery. He has authored scores of peer-reviewed medical articles and chapters in textbooks. Dr. McCollough was an Academic All-American on Coach Paul Bear Bryant's 1964 National Championship Football Team. He has trained more Facial Plastic Surgery Fellows than anyone in the world: eighty, plus. He and his wife of 46 years (the former Susan Nomberg) live on their horse ranch in Gulf Shores and raise Tennessee Walking Horses.

Specialties
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Facial Plastic Surgery

Plastic Surgery

Doctor Q&A

5 Answers
0 Agrees
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward McCollough
Facial Plastic Surgery 54 years experience
Surgery required: A deviated nasal septum can often interfere with the drainage of fluid from the middle ear and cause pain, fluid buildup, and hearing loss. Surgery is... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward McCollough
Facial Plastic Surgery 54 years experience
See below: Rhinoplasty is plastic surgery of the nose. Genioplasty is plastic surgery of the chin. Both procedures can be performed at the same time, if indicate... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward McCollough
Facial Plastic Surgery 54 years experience
Dermabrasion: Ance scars can be improved with a surgical dermabrasion--not microdermabrasion. Unless the procedure takes a minimum of two weeks to heal, you will no... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward McCollough
Facial Plastic Surgery 54 years experience
Derbabrasion: Nothing will make acne scars "disappear, " however they can be improved with dermabrasion--not microdermabrasion. Unless it takes a minimum of two wee... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward McCollough
Facial Plastic Surgery 54 years experience
Deviated Septum: A deviated nasal septum (the cartilages and bones) is one of the most common--and undiagnosed--causes of headaches. The crooked bone and cartilage pre... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

Testimonials
Recommendations and Thank you notes are endorsements given from patients or other doctors.

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Recommendations
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Thank you notes
HealthTap member
Dec 16, 2012
Dear Dr. McCollough, . . . The surgery you performed on me has truly had a positive influence on my life. As I have said on many occasions “face to riches the McCollough way,” has been...Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. McCollough is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Sounds like my current sx!
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Alabama School of Medicine
Graduated 1969MD

Residency

Tulane Medical Center

Residency

University of Alabama Birmingham Hospital

Affiliations

American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
American College of Surgeons
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