Lipedema Surgery Center is managed and operated by founder Dr. Marcia V. Byrd. She has over twenty five years of experience in liposuction and body-sculpting techniques including lymph-sparing WAL (Water-Assisted Liposuction) and PAL (Power-Assisted Liposuction) techniques. She has performed over 2,500 successful Lipedema liposuction surgeries and has trained with Dr. Josef Stutz of Germany, the world-renowned authority on Lipedema liposuction. Internationally, she has apprenticed with some of the world’s leading aesthetic surgeons, including Dr. Giorgio Fischer, Rome, Italy, one of the creators of liposuction, Dr. Roger Amar of Marbella, Spain, who developed the FAMI procedure and Dr. Pierre Fournier of Paris, France, the father of aesthetic surgery.
Dr. Marcia V. Byrd holds a medical degree from the University of South Alabama Medical College and trained in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of South Alabama Medical Center. As a long-time advocate for the Lipedema community, and a regular presenter at Fat Disorders Research Society (FDRS), she is passionately dedicated to treating Lipedema sufferers throughout the United States and abroad.
Lipedema Surgery Center Staff
The friendly staff at Lipedema Surgery Center are devoted to providing you with the highest quality in service and personal care. The staff’s seasoned experience and passion for each client’s well-being create a warm, trustworthy environment for everyone.
Each member of Dr. Byrd’s team is happy to facilitate your experience by assisting you will all of your questions and procedural needs. We welcome new and existing patients to our centrally located Roswell, GA office and to those living in Atlanta, Alpharetta, Johns Creek, Cumming, Woodstock, Sandy Springs, Marietta, Dunwoody and Duluth, GA as well as those from around the world!
Traveling in From Out of Town?
We’re Here to Help You Every Step of the Way
As a lipedema surgery expert, Marcia Byrd, M.D. works with patients from all over the world who want expert care in a private, convenient setting. The Lipedema Surgery Center’s staff is dedicated to making the process positive for our out-of-town patients, and we will work with you every step of the way to ensure your travels and surgical experience are safe, successful, and convenient.
While there are a few extra factors involved in traveling for lipedema surgery, we hope to provide you with all of the information you need to easily plan and prepare for your lipedema procedure at the Lipedema Surgery Center in Atlanta, GA. To that end, we have created an out-of-town patient guide that comprehensively covers what you need to know before traveling for surgery.
Your Safety is Always Our Main Concern
Following guidance from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and other experts, we have implemented the following measures to keep you safe:
- Screenings at our entrances to ensure that any patients, staff or visitors with COVID-19 symptoms are not exposing others.
- More frequent cleaning and decontamination of our offices using products that are proven to kill viruses and bacteria.
- Equipping our care teams with face masks and additional PPE, and ensuring that patients who enter are wearing a mask.
- Adhering to social distancing guidelines by asking patients to wait for appointments in their cars, enforcing social distancing in waiting rooms and limiting the number of people in our offices by staggering appointments.
You Are Safe When You come to the Lipedema Surgery Center
Whether you are coming for an appointment with Dr. Byrd or for lipedema surgery, you can rest assured that you are safe and in good hands!