Joseph G. Bauer MD
About the Practice
Focusing on patient care, education and understanding, we believe that in the right hands even minor changes can foster renewed confidence, increase in self respect and restore a positive outlook on life.
Chin & Cheek
Face & Neck Lifts
Thigh, Hip & Buttock Lift
Ultra Cohesive Gel Implants
A dedicated and skillful surgeon, Joseph G. Bauer, MD, FACS realizes that beauty is intensely personal, and his work celebrates the uniqueness of each individual. His recommendations and advice are the result of years of experience and thoughtful, professional judgment. His ongoing commitment to staying on top of recent advancements and technologies keeps him and his techniques on the leading edge of cosmetic surgery.
Before prescribing or performing any surgery, treatment, or therapy, Dr. Bauer meets with patients to educate them, discuss options and ensure informed decisions.As one of the most prominent breast surgeons in the Southeast, Dr. Bauer is known for his completely natural-looking results.
His unique ability to marry functions and form with a completely natural result is unsurpassed. His patients never look like they had a cosmetic procedure; they simply look great.
Background & Certification
Dr. Bauer holds dual board certifications in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, as well as General Surgery.
Medical Degree Emory University Medical SchoolCum Laude / Alpha Omega Alpha / Honors
General Surgery Residency Emory University
Bachelor of Science Degree Loyola CollegeCum Laude / National Biological Honor Society / National Jesuit Honor Society
Fellowship in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center- Awarded Nike Award for Best Cosmetic Surgery Results
Advanced Specialty Training with Prominent Cosmetic Surgeons
Affiliations & Memberships
American College of Surgeons
National Board of Medical Examiners
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
American Society For Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
American Medical Association
Georgia Society of Plastic Surgeons
Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
Medical Association of Georgia
Call us today at 770-667-0904 to schedule a complimentary consultation.
Staff & Facilities
The Swan Center for Plastic Surgery is the premier cosmetic surgery center in the greater Atlanta area. By choosing to focus solely on cosmetic surgery procedures, our plastic surgeons are able to provide the very best in aesthetic surgery to their patients. This commitment and the quality of our results has made us one of the busiest plastic surgery practices in the Southeast.
On-Site Surgical Suites
The Swan Center for Plastic Surgery has on-premises accredited surgical suites for our patients’ privacy, safety and convenience. Read on to learn about the JCAHO accreditation of our operating rooms.
Certifications & Safety
Our plastic surgeons are certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, the only board approved by the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) to certify cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgeons.
For your safety and peace of mind, the surgical suites are accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO), an independent, not-for-profit organization that is the nation’s predominant standards-setting and accrediting body in health care. The JCAHO maintains strict standards for proper medical equipment, emergency readiness, and cleanliness of surgical facilities. The JCAHO is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting specialized performance standards. Our accreditation by the JCAHO is unique amongst cosmetic surgery practices in the area. This is an important safety consideration for those choosing to have cosmetic surgery.