Dr. Garrett Griffin is a plastic surgeon practicing in Eagan, Minnesota. He specializes in cosmetic eyelid surgery, otoplasty, facelifts, and rhinoplasty procedures. Dr. Griffin received his medical degree from the University of Virginia before completing his head and neck surgery residency training at the University of Michigan. He then went on to the University of Southern California and Cedars-Sinai Hospital for his fellowship in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery.
Dr. Griffin is internationally recognized for his expertise in treating patients with facial paralysis, an expert in free gracilis muscle transfer and hypoglossal and masseteric facial nerve substitution. To maximize facial symmetry and control in patients who develop synkinesis (involuntary facial movements) after Bell's palsy, Dr. Griffin offers a combination of BOTOX' injections as well as targeted surgery.
Dr. Griffin has also written numerous book chapters and peer-reviewed scholastic journal articles regarding facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. He has been published in The Wall Street Journal and has appeared on major local television channels including Twin Cities Live and the KSTC 45 Morning News. Dr. Griffin is an expert in plastic surgery, and patients looking for both cosmetic and functional surgical care should book a consultation with him.