JOHN LEROY, MD – ATLANTA PLASTIC SURGEON
John L. LeRoy, M.D., FACS practicing out of Atlanta, Georgia, is a double board certified plastic surgeon. He is best known for the exceptional work he performs in the areas of breast augmentation, liposuction, tummy tuck surgery, and facelift surgery. In addition, he has performed some of the most innovative work in mini face lift surgery by creating his own “Band Aid” technique to provide patients with a less invasive facelift option that is performed in-office with gentle numbing. Due to the praise the Band Aid Facelift has gained from his patients who have undergone the procedure, Dr. LeRoy extended his menu of minimally invasive plastic surgery options to offer Band Aid versions of brow lift, blepharoplasty, laser skin resurfacing, liposuction, and tummy tuck.
Dr. LeRoy shares the details of why he decided to become a plastic surgeon.
Dr. LeRoy’s Philosophy
As a distinguished Atlanta, Georgia plastic surgeon, John LeRoy, M.D. approaches his work with a distinctive philosophy: he believes cosmetic surgery has the potential to make a significant contribution to each patient’s quality of life in helping them become their most beautiful and confident self. Through friendly conversation and by thoroughly understanding patients’ cosmetic goals going into surgery, Dr. LeRoy can help improve appearance while enhancing patients’ self-image. This open, honest relationship is an example of Dr. LeRoy’s belief that a happy patient before surgery leads to a happy patient after surgery. Dr. LeRoy knows that patients want to look and feel better, and allowing them to do so is his main priority, which begins during the planning stages of cosmetic surgery.
Education and Training
John LeRoy, M.D. is board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American College of Surgeons. Dr. LeRoy is a Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and is specialty trained in cosmetic surgery.
Dr. LeRoy received his undergraduate education at Clemson University and went on to attend the Medical College of Georgia, where he completed his training in general surgery and plastic surgery. A formative step in his training was a prestigious one-year fellowship at the renowned Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital in New York. There, Dr. LeRoy was trained by the world’s leading plastic surgeons in the latest cosmetic surgery techniques.
Among his many professional affiliations, plastic surgeon Dr. John LeRoy is a member of the American Medical Association, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, and the Georgia Society of Plastic Surgeons. Dr. LeRoy participates in many philanthropic endeavors and even completed a two-week tour of duty as a volunteer surgeon in war-torn Croatia. There, he and several other physicians provided treatment to wounded civilians during the Bosnian conflict.
Dr. LeRoy regularly contributes to several professional journals, including Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and American Surgeon. He is frequently invited to speak to professional and civic groups about plastic surgery and related subjects.
Clemson University, 1973 – 1977
Bachelor of Science
Medical College of Georgia
School of Medicine, 1980 – 1984
- General Surgery – 1985- 1989
- Plastic Surgery – 1989 – 1991
- Medical College of Georgia, 1985 – 1991
Cosmetic Plastic Surgery –1991-1992
Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital
- Plastic Surgery
- General Surgery
- Georgia Society of Plastic Surgery
- American Medical Association
- National Board of Medical Specialties
- American College of Surgeons
- American Society of Plastic Surgeons
- Moretz Society
- The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
- Tom D. Rees Society
- Diplomate American Board of Plastic Surgery
- Diplomate American Board of Surgery
- Diplomate National Board of Medicine
- Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
St. Joseph’s Hospital
Contact Plastic Surgeon John LeRoy, M.D.
To learn more about Dr. John LeRoy and the services he offers, contact our office in Atlanta, Georgia. Plastic surgeon John LeRoy, M.D. is known both locally and throughout the country for his exceptional skill and contributions to the aesthetic medical profession.