Gregory D. Urban MD
About the Practice
Dr. Urban specializes in reconstructive and cosmetic plastic surgery. Extensive training and experiences contributes to his success in directing the treatment of a vast array of traumatic injuries, breast reconstruction, skin cancer and complicated wound care. Dr. Urban has a strong interest in cosmetic surgery of the face, breast, abdomen and lower body. A highly individualized and realistic approach is offered to those considering elective plastic surgery.
Background & Certification
Dr. Urban is Board Certified in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He is licensed to practice medicine in Colorado, Kentucky, and Illinois.
Dr. Gregory Urban has been providing plastic and reconstructive services to the Colorado Western Slope Region since July 1996. His extensive medical and surgical training spans over 10 years. He attended Johns Hopkins University as an undergraduate student and then the Chicago Medical School. In 1992 he completed a General Surgery Residency at the University of Colorado. A one-year Research fellowship with the Division of Plastic Surgery at the University of Colorado followed. Dr. Urban has advanced training in burn care and held a clinical teaching appointment at the Sumner L. Koch Burn Unit at Chicago's Cook County Hospital. Finally, in 1996, Dr. Urban completed a two-year residency in Plastic Surgery at the University of Kentucky.
Publications and Presentations
Dr. Urban's nationally published papers and presentations include such topics as microvascular repair, facial trauma, and repair of congenital skull defects.
Affiliations & Memberships
Dr. Urban performs surgical procedures at First Choice Surgery Center, Grand Valley Surgical Center, St. Mary's Regional Medical Center, Community Hospital, or Montrose Memorial Hospital. The facility fee varies for each location for cosmetic procedures.
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Fellow in the American College of Surgeons
The initial consultation provides you with thorough and realistic information about your cosmetic goals. Initial consultations typically last one full hour, and you are welcome to schedule additional review consultations at no charge.
New Patient Consultations may be scheduled within three to ten weeks. Urgent referrals may be seen the same day or within 24 hours.
Staff & Facilities
Skin Care Products
A complete skin care program consisting of in-office exfoliation and chemical peel treatments and home care products is available. A formal skin evaluation by Dr. Urban includes recommendations for in-office treatments and a home care program.
The skin care program offers skin rejuvenation treatments for adult skin and is effective for correcting aging skin, sun damage, and uneven pigmentation and acne prone skin.
A variety of chemical peels are available and include lactic acid, glycolic acid, salicyclic acid, or trichloroacitic acid (TCA).
Treatments specific for preparation for cosmetic surgery of the face are also available.
The practice carries lines of BioMedic and Obagi Skin Care Products. We also offer SkinCeutical Suncreen with Z-Cote, Topical Vitamin C, Skinceuticals and Latisse.
We accept VISA, MasterCard, Discover, American Express and Care Credit for payment of any service.