Gabriel Scott, MD is a highly skilled and experienced ophthalmologist in Asheville, NC and Johnson City, TN with a special focus on cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the eyelids and orbit, as well as cosmetic laser surgery of the skin. He completed his Oculofacial surgical training at Duke University, in addition to medical education at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso and residency training at the University of Arizona. He is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and received additional training through the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Dr. Scott has a wide range of expertise in various types of eyelid and facial surgeries, including upper and lower blepharoplasty, CO2 laser skin resurfacing, cosmetic brow lifts, lip lifts, and other functional and cosmetic eyelid procedures. He also offers non-surgical options such as Botox, facial fillers, and biostimulators. In addition to his cosmetic surgery practice, Dr. Scott has extensive experience in complex surgeries, including cancer reconstruction, orbital fractures, orbital tumors, and disorders of the lacrimal system. Dr. Scott also has a particular interest in treating blepharospasm and migraines with Botox injections and surgical options.
Dr. Scott has a deep passion for medicine and a strong commitment to providing excellent care to his patients. He has a broad range of experience treating a variety of conditions and takes pride in his ability to provide comprehensive and personalized care to each individual patient. His goal is for patients to leave his office feeling like their problems have been heard and that he is doing everything in his power to help them. He understands that visiting the doctor can be stressful, and he strives to create an overall enjoyable experience for his patients, with a serene and peaceful atmosphere that promotes relaxation and calmness. He wants to make sure that his patients feel well-cared for and comfortable throughout their visit, and that they leave with a sense of trust and confidence in his abilities as a physician.
Dr. Scott also has a strong passion for facial rejuvenation. He offers a wide range of surgical and non-surgical options to enhance the appearance of his patients, with the goal of providing natural-looking results that will help them look and feel their best. His training in Oculofacial surgery combined with his experience and interest in facial rejuvenation allows him to be a one-stop-shop for the entire face and eyes. He understands the importance of the eyes and facial harmony and always keeps that in mind when planning a treatment plan.
Outside of his medical practice, Dr. Scott is an active participant in the medical community, having authored peer-reviewed articles and spoken at meetings on topics including eyelid surgical techniques and cosmetic facial fillers. He also enjoys spending his free time cycling, hiking, and spending time with his wife and daughter.