Dr. Carey Nease
Dr. Carey Nease is a board-certified, Fellowship-trained facial plastic and cosmetic surgeon who performs a full-range of cosmetic procedures with an exceptional talent in aesthetic surgery for the face and neck. Having trained as an artist before turning to medicine, Dr. Nease is renowned for his unique ability to paint beautiful portraits with his hands; few surgeons can compare their work to such artistic expertise. Dr. Nease is certified by the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery, the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the American Board of Otolaryngology and the American Board of Facial Cosmetic Surgery. With 15 years of experience performing more than 10,000 cosmetic surgical procedures, he consistently utilizes the most innovative techniques of laser technology, all with an unsurpassed commitment to excellence through surgical artistry.
Dr. Nease’s goals for his practice are to ensure patient safety, deliver complete patient satisfaction and produce outstanding, naturally beautiful results. His research has been published in numerous aesthetic surgical journals and he has contributed to several books on facial rejuvenation and rhinoplasty (nose re-shaping surgery). He regularly provides lectures and presentations to peers across the country and trains fellow surgeons from around the world. Dr. Nease has been an instructor of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (AACS)-sponsored facial rejuvenation course and the New and Established Techniques in Breast and Body Contouring: A Hands-On Cadaver Workshop in St. Louis, MO. A highly respected teacher at AACS-sponsored workshops for 10 years, he presided as Co-Chairman of the AACS fall symposium of cosmetic surgery in Hawaii in the fall of 2011.
As a Fellowship Director for the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, Dr. Nease provides training to post-graduate surgical Fellows, is a trustee of the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery, the current President of the American Board of Facial Cosmetic Surgery (ABFCS), and the current AACS Secretary. He has been honored with the Best of the Best Cosmetic Surgeon Award for six consecutive years in Chattanooga, TN and the North Georgia area. Dr. Nease and his wife Pamela live in Chattanooga and have four children who attend both Auburn University and Chattanooga Christian School.