Dr. Robert Garza is the medical director and founder of The Cosmetic Surgery and Skin Center. He is a double board certified plastic surgeon by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. He is a member of multiple plastic surgery societies, including the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. His practice is located in Nashville, TN where he specializes in all aspects of cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery.
As a highly accomplished plastic surgeon, Dr. Garza was named as one of “America’s Top Surgeons” in both 2012 and 2013. Dr. Garza combines excellent training with a caring and attentive bedside manner and is well versed in up-to-date minimally invasive procedures for facial rejuvenation, laser technology, and cosmetic surgery.
Dr. Garza graduated from University of Tennessee with high honors and received his medical degree at Vanderbilt University. He completed his General Surgery Residency at Parkland Hospital and his Plastic Surgery Residency at the University of Alabama, Birmingham under the mentorship of Dr. Luis Vasconez. He remained on faculty for several years before opening his own practice in Nashville.
Dr. Garza resides with his wife and four daughters in Nashville. He is an avid runner and has completed multiple marathons. He also enjoys traveling and being actively involved in his church and community. Dr. Garza was born and raised in Los Angeles, California before moving to Tennessee.
Maegan Griffin is a Board Certified Nurse Practitioner with medical experience encompassing intensive care, dermatology, plastic surgery and medical aesthetics. She holds extensive training and certification in the administration of neurotoxins, dermal fillers, lasers, chemical peels and medical grade skin care. She is a also national trainer for Inmode Aesthetic Solutions, training clinicians on the use of radiofrequency, laser and light-assisted devices.
Mrs. Griffin received her Masters of Science in Nursing at Tennessee State University. Certified in Family Practice, she studied the health processes of all age groups, including pediatrics, women’s health and geriatrics. She also has a clinical background in plastic surgery and dermatology. Her combined educational and clinical experience allows her to provide all encompassing care to her patients.
She acted on her passion for health and beauty and joined one of Nashville’s top plastic surgeon’s, Dr. Robert Garza, to collaborate and administer the most up-to-date cosmetic procedures. Mrs. Griffin is a dedicated educator, with a focus on medical aesthetic treatments including injectables, lasers, and skin care. She continues to treat medical skin disorders including acne, rosacea, warts and other common skin conditions.
Mrs. Griffin has been featured as an expert skin specialist, being named Best of Nashville 2015 in the Nashville Scene. She has also been recognized, along with Dr. Garza, in Nashville’s NFocus magazine for BodyFX by Invasix, a noninvasive body-contouring device. A nature lover, avid traveler and self-described foodie, in her personal time Maegan can be found enjoying the sounds and tastes of Nashville with her husband, Brad and soon-to-be daughter.
Caroline joined the team at The Cosmetic and Surgery Center in 2015. Caroline graduated magna cum laude from Aquinas College in 2014 where she earned her Associate of Science in Nursing and was a member of the Alpha Delta Nu Nursing Honor Society. Additionally, Caroline holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Alabama where she graduated summa cum laude. Caroline began her nursing career in dermatology and has carried her love of patient care and skin care to Dr. Garza’s practice. Caroline serves as Dr. Garza’a nurse, patient care coordinator and surgery scheduler at The Cosmetic Surgery and Skin Center. Caroline understands that plastic surgery is most often a quality of life improvement for patients and her greatest reward is being a part of their journey.
Alison joined our team in 2014 with having experience in the health care industry for seven years. Alison graduated in 2012 from Western Kentucky University with a Bachelor’s in Health Sciences. She later decided to fulfill her passion of becoming a licensed esthetician. She has always had a desire of knowledge and a passion for skin care ever since she experienced chronic acne as a teenager. Her personal knowledge of the physical and emotional insecurities of skin conditions is what motivates her to help and treat others every day. Alison is currently working towards her Bachelor’s degree in nursing to offer a more clinical approach to her clients.
Sabrina is the newest member of The Cosmetic Surgery and Skin Center family! Her previous experience as a medical billing supervisor helps her understand the importance of putting the patient first. Her friendly smile and bright personality will assist you throughout your experience with our office. Sabrina resides in Goodlettsville with her husband and enjoys making jewelry, being outdoors, and traveling in her free time!