Why Choose Dr. Nein
Alexander G Nein MD PC is a boutique medical practice that specializes in cosmetic plastic surgery. We cater to individuals who are interested in improving their appearance without a “cookie cutter” approach. Every patient is treated in an individualized fashion customizing their care to achieve the best results possible for that individual and allowing that person to be an integral part of the decision process. Our patients get one on one personalized treatment which is designed to do more than simply carry out procedures. We offer education, consultation and always disclose the benefits, risks and anticipated results of any treatment. Our approach is to integrate the patient’s goals and desires with procedures and treatments that meet those goals and optimize results and to do so at a reasonable cost.
We believe plastic surgery is a blend of Medicine – surgical patient care, Art – developing beautiful results and Science – understanding how to best utilize the latest technologies available to get the best results.
Equally important is trust in your surgeon, therefore our philosophy of care means that your care will be delivered personally and directly. Your safety is our utmost priority. This is why Dr. Nein has chosen a staff who reflect his commitment to excellence, even in the smallest details.
We will listen to your specific desires and wishes and work with you to develop a plan that will get you the best results possible. You can be comfortable in the knowledge that Dr Nein has the training and experience needed to give you a great result and a comfortable experience.
Dr. Nein has performed over 4,000 breast surgeries including breast augmentation (including a tremendous experience with shaped implants), breast lifts and breast reductions. Dr. Nein has also performed over 2,000 liposuction procedures and he was the first surgeon in middle Tennessee to offer nonsurgical vaginal rejuvenation and is one of only two surgeons in Tennessee to offer FDA approved cellulite treatment (Cellfina) lasting at least two years.
Dr. Nein is also one of the first surgeons in Tennessee to offer the Ideal implant, the first structured breast implant that combines the benefits of saline and silicone gel implants without the drawbacks that concern women the most.
Dr. Nein has also been voted by the readers of the Tennessean as the best cosmetic surgeon 3 of the last 4 years.
An Eye for Aesthetics and Beauty
Dr. Nein trained at the leading medical institutions, and he has a master’s degree in mechanical engineering which gives him a unique eye for precision and detail and allows him to understand and evaluate new medical technology.
Dr. Nein has the skill and experience necessary to achieve the aesthetic results that you want. He focuses primarily on cosmetic surgery. After a decade of performing the range of plastic surgery both reconstructive and cosmetic, Dr Nein has spent the last 10 years focused on perfecting cosmetic surgery techniques.
Commitment to Care
In addition to surgical skill, Dr. Nein provides your care personally and directly. He performs all of the Botox and filler injections personally. While most practices have an aesthetician or nurse who performs cosmetic injections, Dr Nein performs these procedures himself. Dr Nein feels that having studied anatomy, studying the capabilities of the various injectable products and actually operating on the face gives him insight into the best way optimize the use of these products.
Dr Nein extends that personal care after hours as well giving you 24/7 contact. While most medical practices force you to go through an answering service to allow you to talk to a nurse after hours, when you call our practice after hours your call is forwarded directly to Dr Nein. There are no intermediaries to screen your call.
Author and Teacher
He is also a contributing author to the book “Be Your Best: A Comprehensive Guide to Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Written by the Experts” andhas authored journal articles in general surgery and thoracic surgery as well as engineering.
Education and Professional Memberships
Dr Nein is a member of the leading aesthetic and plastic surgery organizations:
- American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
- International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS)
- American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS)
- As an active member he is on the ASAPS teaching course committee that evaluates and critiques cosmetic teaching courses taught by ASAPS
Dr Nein has been fully trained in General Surgery prior to beginning his plastic surgery training. General surgery is the foundation for all surgery and the care of surgical patients.
Dr. Nein has both undergraduate and graduate degrees in mechanical engineering. Engineering develops the attention to detail, the scientific background to evaluate emerging plastic surgery tools, and the problem solving skills to develop a complete approach to the unique characteristics of each individual.