Dr. Christopher Killingsworth is a double board-certified plastic surgeon in Atlanta specializing in cosmetic surgery of the face, breast, and body. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery.
He was selected as the “Best Cosmetic Surgeon” by the Best of Forsyth Reader’s Choice Awards in 2015, 2017, 2018, and 2019. He graduated from the University of Florida with highest honors and completed an award-winning research thesis in the area of vascular surgery (Lifeline Foundation Research Initiatives in Vascular Disease). He then attended the Medical College of Georgia for medical school, where he earned the William B. Dion award for Most Outstanding Student Pursuing a Career in Surgery. Dr. Killingsworth went on to attend the prestigious University of Alabama at Birmingham, where he completed a five-year residency in general surgery, focusing on breast and cancer surgery, vascular surgery, and minimally invasive (laparoscopic) techniques.
After serving as chief resident, he then went on to complete a dynamic fellowship in plastic surgery at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, where he received excellent operative training with broad exposure to complex reconstruction and advanced cosmetic surgery. Some of the specific areas of training include breast reconstruction with microvascular and implant techniques, cosmetic surgery of the face, breast, and body, complex hand injury management including microvascular surgery, and replantation. During his seven years of surgical training, he had the opportunity to be educated and shaped by many well-known leaders in general and plastic surgery.
He is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), the Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (SESPRS), the Georgia Society of Plastic Surgeons (GSPS), the Georgia Society of the American College of Surgeons (GSACS), and Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (ACS). He is the founder and managing partner of Astra Plastic Surgery in Atlanta, GA. Through a dedication to quality patient care, and compassion, he was able to grow the practice to three locations since its inception in 2012. Astra Plastic Surgery is a thriving plastic surgery practice with locations in Forsyth County, and North Metro Atlanta. Dr. Killingsworth and his wife Lindsay (an OB-GYN) live in the North Atlanta area with their three daughters. They enjoy traveling, food and wine, and spending time with their extended family.
Dr. Christopher Killingsworth, Dr. Stephanie Farber and their staff of plastic surgery professionals would be happy to help you set up a personal consultation to discuss cosmetic surgery in more detail. Contact our Atlanta office at (678) 208-6008, our Cumming, GA office at (678) 400-0302, or request an appointment online today.
At Astra Plastic Surgery in Atlanta, we believe plastic surgery can achieve beautiful yet subtle results that accentuate your natural contours. Whether you opt for surgical treatments or non-invasive procedures, your cosmetic surgeon should possess a thorough understanding of the body's symmetry and proportions to ensure the best possible outcomes.*
Schedule a consultation today to learn how Astra Plastic Surgery can empower you to take control of your look.