Curriculum Vitae

Alexander S. Donath, M.D., F.A.C.S., The Face Specialist sm

Double Board Certified Director | Internationally Renowned, Individually Focused sm

Providing comprehensive facial plastic and reconstructive surgical and procedural expertise around the world, Dr. Donath is a sought-after educator of cosmetic surgeons internationally! Invited teaching opportunities Dr. Donath has had the honor to present at include:

  • Bangkok, Thailand – ISDS International Society of Dermatologic Surgery.
  • Lisbon, Portugal – EAFPS European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery.
  • Barcelona, Spain – 5CC Five Continent Congress.
  • Dubai, UAE – DASIL Dermatologic Aesthetic Surgery International League.
  • London, England – EAFPS European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery.
  • Rio De Janeiro, Brazil – Faces of the World Conference.
  • Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam – DASIL Dermatologic Aesthetic Surgery International League.

Expertise in:

  • LuxeLiftSM (Facelift with VolumeLiftSM) (full face rejuvenation), Facelifts (deep plane), Minilifts, Brow lifts
  • Revision Facelift
  • LuxeEyesSM (Blepharoplasty with VolumeLiftSM)(eyelid rejuvenation), Eyelid lifts (blepharoplasty)
  • VolumeLiftSM (fat transfer-natural volume restoration)
  • Neck lifts, Liposuction of neck and jowls, Chin implants
  • Rhinoplasty (nose reshaping) primary and revision
  • Hair Transplantation/Restoration (including nonsurgical-PRP) – scalp, eyebrows, facial hair
  • Otoplasty (ear reshaping)
  • Botox®, Dysport®, Restalyne®, Juvederm®, and all other injectables
  • Cheek and Chin Augmentation
  • Laser skin resurfacingMicroneedling (with PRP), Laser hair removal
  • Skin Care (Hydrafacial, chemical peels, Dermaplaning), IPL/BBL Photofacial
  • Liposonix
  • Exclusive Rapid Recovery TechniquesSM on all surgical procedures
  • National Trainer: Botox®, Dysport®, Juvederm®, and Restalyne®

Award Worthy

Nationally, Dr. Donath has been selected from 2012 to 2023 to be one of Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors.

Locally, Dr. Donath has been chosen from 2012 to 2023 as one of Cincinnati’s Top Doctor’s in Cincinnati Magazine. Cincinnati Magazine surveys over 5,000 physicians to find out their top referral – Dr. Donath was chosen by his peers to be on this prestigious list.


  • A Proud Native of Cincinnati and graduate of Walnut Hills High School, Dr. Donath is from a distinctly medical family; 14 other doctors preceded him in setting a standard for excellence
  • Traveled extensively to hone his skills through first-hand experience with the best facial plastic surgeons in the world, from Beverly Hills to New York City
  • Graduated Summa cum laude (highest honors) from Ohio University, where he was a scholarship recipient and was inducted into the prestigious Phi Beta Kappa national honor society
  • Attended medical school at University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, served as President of American Medical Student Association (AMSA)


Dr. Donath goes to great lengths to educate his patients on state-of-the-art approaches to achieving their individual cosmetic desires. Armed with that knowledge, patients are able to make the best possible decision for them. Through extensive study and experience, Dr. Donath is able to stress the most natural appearance in all of his procedures, which can be seen on his website: This ensures your result will blend harmoniously with your face.

  • Residency: Studied and operated with Harvard-trained facial plastic surgeons while in residency for Head & Neck Surgery
  • Studied with the Director of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at Harvard University.
  • New York City Area: Fellowship completion with AAFPRS (The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery)
  • Completed Masters courses in Rhinoplasty (Nose Reshaping) and Facelifting, learning from the world’s best.
  • Logged thousands of Nasal & Facial Cosmetic procedures
  • Authored numerous scientific papers, including landmark article on state-of-the-art facial rejuvenation; presented at national meeting of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS).

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