Diane L. Colgan MD, FACS

Potomac, MD, US
Diane L. Colgan MD, FACS

About the Practice

Practice Philosophy

Dr. Colgan and her staff have the training and experience to give you the care you have always wanted. Her broad knowledge and experience offers you the finest medical care which, when combined with her caring and understanding make her the ideal first choice for your personal surgery. Over 70% of her patients are referrals from previous and current patients, confirming her expertise, thoughtfulness and empathy toward her patients.

Practice Specialization

Dr. Colgan offers Cosmetic Plastic Surgery procedures that include Facelift, Neck Lift, Forehead Lift, Cheek and Chin Implants and Blepharoplasty (eyes).
Additionally, Dr. Colgan is experienced with breast surgeries and reconstructions that include Breast Implants, Breast Lifts and Breast Reductions (including those for males with gynecomastia.)

Background & Certification

Board Certification

American Board of Plastic Surgery

Professional Background

Dr Diane Colgan is a Board Certified Plastic surgeon and General surgeon, who has been practicing cosmetic surgery, serving the Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia area for over 25 years.

She is a native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh and of the Medical College of Pennsylvania.

After graduation, she began her medical career in the U.S. Navy and subsequently reached the rank of Captain and became Chief of Plastic Surgery at Bethesda National Naval Medical Center.

In 1988 she established her private practice in Potomac, MD to focus on aesthetic cosmetic surgery. While the majority of her patients are from the Washington, DC, MD and VA area, her reputation and experience has resulted in patients traveling from as far away as Texas, New York and Florida to receive their personal surgeries from Dr Colgan.

Her broad knowledge and experience offers you the finest medical care which, when combined with her caring and understanding make her the ideal first choice for your personal surgery.

Teaching Appointments

Past Chief of Surgery, Suburban Hospital/Johns Hopkins Medicine in Bethesda, MD.
Past Chief of Plastic Surgery, Suburban Hospital/Johns Hopkins Medicine in Bethesda, MD.
Past Chief of Plastic Surgery, Montgomery General Hospital in Olney, MD.

Awards & Honors

Elected by her peers for inclusion in Best Doctors in America® from 1996-2004 and 2007-2010.
Dr. Colgan has been continuously selected and nominated by her peers since 1991 as one of the Top Plastic Surgeons named annually in the Washingtonian Magazine.

Affiliations & Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Dr Colgan is currently a member of the medical staff and has surgical privileges at:

Suburban Hospital – Johns Hopkins Medicine in Bethesda
MD Montgomery General Hospital, Olney, MD
The Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC
Sibley Hospital in Washington DC

Offices Held

Member of the Board of Trustees, Suburban Hospital/Johns Hopkins Medicine in Bethesda MD.
Chair of the Medical Staff, Suburban Hospital/Johns Hopkins Medicine in Bethesda, MD.

Your Consultation

Dr. Colgan and her staff have the training and experience to give you the care you have always wanted. Our complete range of procedures will be discussed during your FREE initial consultation.

Diane L. Colgan MD, FACS

9800 Falls Road, Suite 105,
Potomac, MD, 20854, US

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