Gregory Buford, MD FACS

dr-buford-03-2015Denver, Colorado Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Gregory Buford specializes in non-invasive and cosmetic plastic surgery procedures that empower you to look and feel your very best. A nationally recognized expert and trainer in the safe and effective use of injectables, Dr. Buford is renowned for his expertise in breast enhancements, including Denver breast augmentation and breast lift, abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck), liposuction, facial and hand rejuvenation, along with his revolutionary Before Baby Body program for moms looking to regain their pre-pregnancy bodies and confidence. Developing personalized cosmetic plastic surgery and non-invasive services such as BOTOX® and JUVÉDERM®, including the new VOLUMA XC, Dr. Buford matches your specific needs and desires to the service best suited to deliver results. Dr. Buford has a proven reputation and the qualifications to match.

As an experienced authority in the area of primary as well as secondary breast revision surgery, Dr. Buford has performed more than 4000 breast-related procedures over his career and has worked with patients from all the world.  Given his background, he has been asked to participate in an advisory role to top breast implant manufacturers such as MENTOR and ALLERGAN where he has worked with other key opinion leaders to help educate medical professionals as well as provide feedback to industry to help improve existing implant options as well as develop potential new devices.

Prominent Authority

A nationally recognized judge for the Miss America Foundation and media and industry darling, Dr. Buford has been a featured expert on numerous television talk shows, plastic surgery websites, books, magazines, and newspapers. He has published several leading white papers on plastic surgery, and is a premier expert trainer in the industry, leading CME courses and training seminars.

Dr. Buford is a top resource for patients like you who expect the very best from their cosmetic plastic surgery experience. He boasts a long list of accolades and accreditations, including features in Vogue Magazine,, e!news online,, Plastic Surgery Advisor, FOX television affiliates, and as a respected industry resource for professional advice and training on cosmetic plastic surgery and injectables such as BOTOX®, Restylane® and JUVÉDERM®. And above all, he holds extensive client testimonial support, illustrating his ability to connect not only with media and industry power brokers, but everyday patients like you.

He is also the lead author of “BEAUTY and the BUSINESS” which was first published in January 2010.  The book was inspired by a number of both medical and non-medical businesses from across the United States and focuses on the key components critical to a practice focused on not only top-notch surgical results but also on the aim of delivering a quality customer experience.  He continues to speak on a yearly basis at several major medical meetings across the country on topics from this book and is currently working on a second book focused on surgical nutrition (coming soon).

Extensive Experience

Dr. Buford is a graduate of the Baker/Stuzin/Baker Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship in Miami, making him one of the few cosmetic Plastic Surgeons in the Rocky Mountain Region to complete formal post-graduate training. Dr. Buford holds higher degrees from the Georgetown University School of Medicine and the University of California, San Diego. In 2006, the Consumers’ Research Council of America named him one of “America’s Top Surgeons.” He is a native of Portland, Oregon who currently lives and works in the Denver area. Time away from his practice is spent writing, cooking, and enjoying Colorado’s abundant outdoor pastimes.

So when it comes to choosing the right cosmetic Plastic Surgeon for you…there’s no need to look any further. Let Dr. Gregory Buford help you love the skin you’re in again.

  • Board Certified ~ American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • Fellow ~ American College of Surgeons
  • Plastic Surgery Residency ~ Cleveland Clinic Foundation
  • Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship ~ Plastic Surgery Associates
  • General Surgery Residency ~ Cleveland Clinic Foundation
  • Doctor of Medicine Degree ~ Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree ~ University of California, San Diego
  • Nationally Recognized Trainer and Consultant ~ BOTOX® Cosmetic
  • Nationally Recognized Trainer and Consultant ~ Voluma XC
  • Nationally Recognized Trainer and Consultant ~ Perlane®
  • Nationally Recognized Trainer and Consultant ~ Restylane®
  • Nationally Recognized Trainer and Consultant ~ Xeomin
  • Nationally Recognized Trainer and Consultant ~ Dysport
  • Director, BOTOX® Cosmetic National Training Center
  • Member, VASER National Physician Training Panel
  • Lumenis Laser National Training Center
  • One of 27 Voluma Master Trainers chosen for the North American VOLUMA Master Training Program
  • One of Ten Sculptra Master Trainers chosen for the North American Train the Trainer Program
  • Advisory Board for The Aesthetic Guide
  • Advisory Board for Modern Aesthetics Magazine
  • Gehrson Lehman Group (GLG) Leader, in top 5% of North American Consultants to the financial industry
  • Named one of America’s Top Surgeons in the 2008 Guide to America’s Top Surgeons
  • Official Plastic Surgeon to the Miss Colorado Pageant
  • Official Plastic Surgery Consultant to the ALICE 105.9 FM Morning Show
  • Frequent guest on FOX Good Day Colorado

Denver Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Gregory Buford’s private cosmetic plastic surgery clinic is located in Englewood, Colorado just outside of the Denver Tech Center. All of his plastic surgery procedures are performed at an accredited outpatient facility minutes from his office in the heart of the Denver Tech Center.