Meet Dr. Keller, Plastic Surgeon in Santa Barbara and Los Angeles, CA
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 nation’s top physicians on only a small number of physicians in his field), Dr. Keller was selected by Strathmore’s Who’s 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.
Dr. Keller has two textbooks and multiple peer-reviewed publications about facial plastic and laser surgery. In addition, other honors include: American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: “Recognition of Demonstrated Surgical Expertise” and the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery: “Recognition for Excellence in Cosmetic Surgery”. Dr. Keller also has a multitude of other honors and visiting professorships.
Media coverage of Dr. Keller’s work includes Good Morning America, Discovery Health, Fox News, KABC News, Longevity Magazine, Allure Magazine, and others. A multitude of celebrities and models have been and are patients of Dr. Keller, both from Hollywood and Bollywood.
Facial plastic surgery holds a unique place in Dr. Keller’s 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.