Grant R. Fairbanks MD
About the Practice
Welcome to our practice of plastic surgery and cosmetic surgery in Salt Lake City, Utah. At Fairbanks Plastic Surgery, we offer a full line of plastic surgery procedures, including facelift, rhinoplasty, eyelid surgery, breast enlargement (augmentation), breast lift, breast reduction, liposuction, body contouring, abdominoplasty (tummy-tuck), thigh and buttock lifts, and upper arm contouring (brachioplasty). We perform lip enlargement procedures, and removal of lip wrinkling. We do otoplasty (ear-pinning) and total ear reconstruction. We are especially well known for our facelifts (facial rejuvenation surgery) and nasal surgery, also known as rhinoplasty (nose job).
Corrective Nasal Surgery
Otoplasty (Ear Pinning)
Male Breast Reduction
Mastectomy (Nipple Sparing)
Lower Body Lift
Genital Cosmetic Surgery (Female)
Background & Certification
Dr. Fairbanks is certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Grant R. Fairbanks received his Medical Degree from the University of Utah. He completed training as a General Surgeon at the University of Maryland, and subsequently completed extensive Plastic Surgery specialty training at the University of Michigan. He served a tour of duty as Plastic Surgeon on the U.S. Hospital Ship HOPE in Tunis, Tunisia on the North African coast. He served as Chairman of Plastic Surgery at the University of Cincinnati before returning to Utah to enter private practice. Dr. Fairbanks maintains a Clinical Professorship in Plastic Surgery at the University of Utah where he participates in the teaching program of surgeons in training.
Dr. Fairbanks isan Adjunct Professor of Surgery at the University of Utah School of Medicine.
Affiliations & Memberships
Dr. Fairbanks is nationally recognized as a member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and the American Society of Plastic Surgery. He is a member of the Reed O. Dingman society of the University of Michigan, The Salt Lake Surgery Society, the Utah State Plastic Surgery Society, and the President's Council Society, Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan.
Dr. Fairbanks was the founding President of the Utah State Plastic Surgery Society. He is past President of the Reed O. Dingman Society for Plastic Surgery at the University of Michigan. He served as an officer in the Utah Medical Association and as Chairman of the Department of Surgery at St. Mark's Hospital in Salt Lake City. Dr. Fairbanks served in the U.S. Military as Capt. M.C. in the 144th Evacuation Hospital, Utah National Guard; as Battalion Surgeon in the 110th Artillery, Maryland National Guard; and as Commanding Officer of the 381st General Dispensary, USAR, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Appointments are usually scheduled a few weeks in advance, unless there is some urgency to your condition or a cancellation occurs on the schedule.
Staff & Facilities
We make every effort to ensure cosmetic surgery is affordable for our patients. So, a full-scale operation room is maintained at the Fairbanks Plastic Surgery Center for patient convenience and mitigate the excessive costs of major medical centers. Backup equipment is available for patient safety, and sedation is provided by an anesthesia specialist. Dr. Fairbanks is the pioneer of office surgical facilities in the state of Utah. Our office surgery safety record has been exemplary for more than 30 years. We invite you to visit our facility.