Dr. Lawrence Gray

reconstructive & plastic surgeon

Welcome to drlawrencegray.org, the virtual hub of Dr. Lawrence N. Gray’s transformative journey through the world of cosmetic, reconstructive, and plastic surgery. With a career spanning over 34 years, Dr. Gray has not only mastered the technical intricacies of his craft but has also etched a lasting impact on countless lives through his compassion and commitment.

Dr. Gray’s story is one of relentless pursuit – from his origins in a small town in Indiana to becoming a leading figure in the field. His academic foundation from Washington University and Indiana University School of Medicine laid the groundwork for a remarkable trajectory. Dr. Gray’s love for New England was ignited during his time at Boston University, and his journey circled back to the area after a residency at the Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine.

In 1985, Dr. Gray founded Atlantic Plastic Surgery in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, setting a new standard by becoming the sole plastic surgeon in the state with a private surgical facility certified by the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities.

Dr. Gray’s accomplishments extend beyond technical mastery. His innovations, such as scarless breast reduction and advancements in breast augmentation, have garnered international recognition. As a philanthropist, he extends his skills to humanitarian trips across the globe, repairing cleft lips, palates, and burns in underprivileged communities.

Explore this platform to gain insights into the realm of cleft palate surgery, plastic reconstruction, and the profound impact of Dr. Gray’s expertise. Join us as we celebrate his journey of healing, innovation, and unwavering dedication to enhancing lives worldwide.

Professional Credentials

Education & Certifications

  • Education:

    • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.): Washington University, St. Louis, MO
    • Doctor of Medicine (M.D.): Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN
    • General Surgery Residency: Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA
    • Plastic Surgery Residency: Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL
  • Certifications/Professional Memberships:

    • American Board of Plastic Surgery
    • American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
    • American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
    • International Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
    • International Association of Plastic Surgeons
    • New England Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
    • American Medical Association


  • Over 34 years of experience in cosmetic, reconstructive, and plastic surgery
  • Founder and Medical Director of Atlantic Plastic Surgery & Medi-Spa
  • Internationally recognized for scarless breast reduction technique
  • Extensive experience in cosmetic plastic surgery, hand surgery, and breast augmentation
  • Pioneered the use of Axis 3D imager for breast implant visualization
  • Recognized for MACS facelift and drainless tummy tuck techniques
  • Presenter at national and international professional conferences

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