Atlanta Plastic Surgeons

Offering extraordinary care & natural-looking results

Choosing your plastic surgeon is one of the most important decisions you will make as you consider plastic surgery—and your safety, comfort, and success rely on this decision. The Swan Center is proud to focus solely on cosmetic surgery, allowing our surgeons to provide the very best in aesthetic surgery to our patients.

Our plastic surgeons here in Atlanta are board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and bring with them a wealth of knowledge, training, and experience. At The Swan Center, we are dedicated to providing you with exceptional patient care, privacy, and a positive experience—and our surgeons are committed to ensuring you feel comfortable and informed every step of the way.

Dr. Joseph G. Bauer

Joseph G. Bauer, M.D., F.A.C.S., founder of The Swan Center, holds dual board certifications in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery as well as General Surgery. Dr. Bauer is a member of many professional societies and a contributing author to textbooks on plastic surgery and other journals. He has also been featured on CNBC and in Atlanta Magazine, in addition to guest lecturing and hosting a radio talk show.


Dr. Dean J. Fardo

Dean J. Fardo, M.D. is board certified plastic surgeon and is a member of numerous medical societies. Dr. Fardo is one of the few surgeons nationwide who has training in both plastic surgery as well as oculoplastic surgery. He has contributed to several scientific publications, including the Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.


Dr. Cristen M. Catignani

As a female board certified plastic surgeon, wife, and mother of two, Dr. Cristen Catignani has a unique perspective to offer her patients who just want to approach life with a bit more confidence, vitality, and a head-turning new look—because she gets it.