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Cosmetic Surgery Atlanta

About Astra Plastic Surgery

Astra Plastic Surgery offers a wide range of comprehensive cosmetic surgery procedures in Atlanta. Cosmetic surgery is designed to re-create and restore a patient’s appearance with a focus on youthful, natural-looking results. We pride ourselves on providing exceptional results with compassion and integrity. Our primary focus is an unsurpassed patient experience and excellent service. This becomes apparent when our friendly staff greets you the moment you enter our doors.

Astra Plastic Surgery was established in 2012, recognizing the need for both cosmetic and reconstructive surgery in the North Atlanta area. Our practice has 4 cosmetic surgery locations throughout Georgia. Our Cumming office is conveniently located near the Northside Forsyth campus, and our Metro Atlanta office is located adjacent to Northside Hospital. Our Marietta office serves the patients of Marietta, Georgia. Our Alpharetta office is located near our fully accredited surgical center. Our staff is local, and we are dedicated to serving the community and the surrounding areas. We also accept most major insurance plans and are happy to work out payment schedules for any non-covered services.

Our cosmetic surgery team is committed to addressing any and all of your concerns to ensure that your experience with us is as pleasant as possible, and that is why we are available from your initial consultation to your final follow-up visit. Our mission is to provide you with the best possible results. We treat every patient with honesty, respect, and outstanding care in a safe, comfortable setting. Our cosmetic surgeons are dedicated to achieving rewarding results using the most innovative techniques for improving the appearance of the face, breasts, body, and skin. When you entrust Astra Plastic Surgery to help you achieve your aesthetic goals, we can deliver the quality cosmetic enhancements you expect and deserve.

Our cosmetic surgeons are dedicated to helping each of our patients achieve their treatment goals and enhance their natural beauty. Dr. Killingsworth is an expert in the field of cosmetic surgery and continues to incorporate the latest techniques and technologies at his Atlanta cosmetic surgery office.

Our patients come first at Astra Plastic Surgery. We are committed to providing the highest level of care possible. Cosmetic surgery should be customized for you and you alone. Our cosmetic surgeons customize each cosmetic treatment and surgery to you to provide beautiful, natural-looking results. From our front desk to our cosmetic surgeons, each member of our team provides a warm, welcoming environment to make each patient feel at ease. If you are ready to take the first steps towards improving your overall self-image, we invite you to explore some of the popular procedures offered at Astra Plastic Surgery! We are proud to provide state-of-the-art breast enhancement, body sculpting, and facial rejuvenation procedures. At Astra Plastic Surgery, we also offer innovative non-invasive treatments and cosmetic injectables.


Christopher Killingsworth, MD FACS

Dr. Christopher Killingsworth

Dr. Christopher Killingsworth is the founder and managing partner of Astra Plastic Surgery and a double board-certified cosmetic surgeon in Atlanta. Dr. Killingsworth specializes in cosmetic surgery of the face, breasts, and body. A graduate of the University of Alabama at Birmingham and the Medical College of Georgia, Dr. Killingsworth has vast experience and knowledge in the field of cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. He completed a 5-year residency in which he focused on breast and cancer surgery, vascular surgery, and the most advanced minimally invasive techniques.

Dr. Killingsworth 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). Dr. Killingsworth has a deep dedication to providing quality patient care and treating all his patients with sincere compassion. Click the button below to learn more about Dr. Christopher Killingsworth.


Dr. Stephanie Farber

Dr. Stephanie Farber

Dr. Stephanie Farber is a board-certified cosmetic surgeon in Atlanta specializing in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the face, breasts, and body. Dr. Farber has an immaculate eye for beauty that has been re-enforced through her extensive training in plastic surgery and fine arts. Dr. Farber completed her residency at one of the top plastic surgery residency programs in the country, the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Prior to that, Dr. Farber graduated with honors from Duke University.

Patients gravitate towards Dr. Farber because of her exceptional bedside manner. She ensures that all her patients are comfortable and confident. Dr. Farber’s colleagues know her for her “extraordinary work ethic,” “sunny disposition,” and “excellent technical abilities.” Dr. Farber is also a Medical Contributor for ABC News where she authors articles on the latest medical news and provides medical insight and advising for Good Morning America, World News Tonight, and other ABC News reporting. Click the button below to learn more about Dr. Stephanie Farber.


Dr. Pallavi Kumbla

Dr. Pallavi Kumbla

Dr. Pallavi Kumbla is a double board-certified plastic surgeon who specializes in cosmetic surgery and reconstructive plastic surgery. She attended the University of South Alabama, where she completed her undergraduate studies in Biomedical Sciences. She then attended the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences where she completed 5 years of general surgery training. Dr. Kumbla completed 3 additional years of rigorous subspecialty training in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She elected to complete an additional year of fellowship training at the largest aesthetic plastic surgery private practice in Texas, the Aesthetic Center for Plastic Surgery.

Following her education and training, Dr. Kumbla returned to Georgia to serve the community where she was raised. As a female, Indian-American plastic surgeon, she offers a unique perspective on plastic and reconstructive surgery and is committed to a high level of patient care and transformative, natural-looking results. Click the button below to learn more about Dr. Pallavi Kumbla.


Paul Daraei, MD

Dr. Paul Daraei

Dr. Paul Daraei is a double board-certified cosmetic surgeon specializing in facial plastic surgery procedures. Born and raised in California, Dr. Daraei attended the University of California, Los Angeles where he received his undergraduate degree in Neuroscience. He graduated with his medical degree from Emory University. Following this education, Dr. Daraei completed a surgical residency focusing on the head and neck at Emory University where trained under one of the most renowned surgeons in the field of facial plastic surgery.

Dr. Daraei is a member of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the American Academy of Otolaryngology, and serves as a Clinical Instructor for Emory University’s Department of Head and Neck Surgery. He earned multiple research and teaching distinctions, publishing articles in highly regarded medical journals, speaking at head and neck surgery conferences, and contributing to books on the art of facelift surgery. Click the button below to learn more about Dr. Paul Daraei.


Lauren Wages Edeker, PA-C

Lauren Wages Edeker, PA-C

Lauren Wages Edeker is a certified physician’s assistant and advanced aesthetic injector at Astra Plastic Surgery. Lauren uses her knowledge and passion to provide patients with top-tier aesthetic treatments. She received specialized training in the surgical setting while studying at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Lauren is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the Georgia Association of Physician Assistants

Lauren devotes her career to helping her patients not only look their best but feel their best too. She develops specialized treatment plans for each of her patients to ensure they achieve their aesthetic goals and are satisfied with their procedure results. Lauren specializes in providing natural-looking results using medical-grade skincare, non-invasive, and minimally invasive techniques. Click the button below to learn more about Lauren Wages Edeker, PA-C.


Mollie Michel, PA-C

Mollie Michel, PA-C

Mollie Michel is a board-certified PA at Astra Plastic Surgery. Mollie Michel was born and raised in Georgia, receiving her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Georgia. Prior to receiving her Master’s degree from Mercer University, she broadened her medical experience by working as a medical assistant in dermatology and serving on international medical mission trips. Mollie is a member of the American Association of Physician Assistants (AAPA), Georgia Association of Physician Assistants (GAPA), and Christian Medical & Dental Association (CMDA). Click the button below to learn more about Mollie Michel, PA-C.


Eve Melendez, PA-C

Eve Melendez, PA-C

Eve Melendez is a board-certified physician’s assistant serving as a surgical PA at Astra Plastic Surgery. Eve enjoys helping patients feel comfortable and find a renewed sense of self confidence through cosmetic surgery. Eve prides herself on listening to her patients and prioritizing their needs and desires. Eve received her Master of Medical Science from Mercer University. Click the button below to learn more about Eve Melendez, PA-C.


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Surgical Center

At Astra Plastic Surgery, we offer our patients top-tier care in our state-of-the-art, on-site surgical suite. The surgical suite is a state-licensed and federally certified facility. Our surgical suite also allows us to offer our patients advanced anesthesia techniques and pain management resources. Click the button below to learn more about our surgical center.

Surgical Center

News & Media

Dr. Killingsworth and his plastic surgery team have been featured in the news and media across the country. As some of the most renowned plastic surgeons in Atlanta, Dr. Killingsworth and staff are pleased to share their expert opinions on cosmetic surgery on Atlanta & Company, ABC News, and Good Morning America. Click the button below to see Astra Plastic Surgery in the news and media.

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Reviews & Testimonials

At Astra Plastic Surgery, we devote ourselves to providing our patients with exceptional care. We are dedicated to helping patients in Atlanta achieve their cosmetic goals, all while ensuring they remain comfortable and at-ease during their procedure. Click the button below to see what our patients have to say about Astra Plastic Surgery.

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Patient Financing

At Astra Plastic Surgery, we believe that every patient should have the option to enhance their appearance and feel like the best version of themselves, regardless of their financial status. Financing is available for patients who are unable to pay for the cost of their cosmetic procedure up front. Click the button below to learn more about patient financing.


How Do I Get Started With Cosmetic Surgery In Atlanta?

Dr. Christopher Killingsworth and his team of plastic surgery professionals would be happy to help you set up a personal consultation to discuss cosmetic surgery in Atlanta in more detail. Contact our Atlanta office at 678.367.3678, our Cumming, GA office at 678.586.4345, our Marietta, GA office at 678.367.4137, our Alpharetta, GA office at 678.647.6311, or request an appointment online today.


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