Dr. Alan Durkin is a nationally recognized expert for facial aesthetics, facial rejuvenation, and natural-looking outcomes. Dr. Durkin believes in restoring a person’s inherent strengths and natural beauty with a combination of surgical and non-surgical treatments. His private cosmetic surgery center and beachfront location is a secret vacation destination for patients wanting to get that “relaxed, just-had-a-Florida-vacation-look”. As owner and Medical Director of Ocean Drive Plastic Surgery, Dr. Durkin ensures patients receive the best possible outcome with the safest possible procedure.
Dr. Durkin is a diplomat of the American Board of Plastic Surgery and American Board of Surgery. Dr. Alan Durkin graduated magna cum laude from University of Miami where he earned a B.S. in Biology. He then earned a M.S. from University of Chicago in Physics and a M.D. from University of South Florida. Dr. Durkin is the recipient of numerous awards and accolades in medicine including, the Arnold P Gold Award for Humanism in Medicine, Outstanding Resident Surgical Educator for 4 consecutive years, the John E. Turlich Award for Resident Teaching Excellence, and the Patient’s Choice Award for 4 consecutive years. Furthermore, Dr. Alan Durkin has been chosen as one of America’s Top Plastic Surgeons and is an ExpertInjector. Dr. Durkin is an active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and sits on the committee for Emerging Trends and New Technologies as well as the Clinical Trials Network.
Dr. Durkin has published over 25 peer-reviewed publications in medicine and has spoken about his specialized approach to facial rejuvenation, modern facelift techniques, secondary facelifts, and laser technology in facelifting at national and international physician symposia such as, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) and the American Society for Dermatological Surgery. He has earned over 7 awards for most outstanding medical presentations.