Meet Dr. Donaldson
Leading Plastic Surgeon in Columbus, Ohio
Dr. Donaldson uniquely combines his Ohio roots and strong sense of community with world-class training and faculty exposure. He merges a personal attention to detail with warmth, understanding, and years of clinical experience.
The Highest Quality Education
Born and raised in Columbus, Ohio, Dr. Donaldson graduated from Upper Arlington High School and attended Yale University where he majored in English with professors Harold Bloom and Robert Stone, and played quarterback for coaching legend Carmen Cozza.
Dr. Donaldson pursued his medical degree at The Ohio State University and a five-year general surgery residency at Maine Medical Center in Portland, Maine. He was selected from more than 100 general surgeon applicants to train in plastic surgery fellowship at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. After completing this program, he was selected for a highly competitive oculoplastic & aesthetic surgery sub-specialty fellowship at Paces Plastic Surgery in Atlanta with Emory faculty members Drs. Mark Codner, Rod Hester, Sonny McCord and Foad Nahai.
His Patient-Centered Approach
Dr. Donaldson is renowned for his patient-centered approach to plastic surgery. Committed to understanding each patient’s unique goals and concerns, he strives to create a personalized experience that goes beyond physical transformation. Driven by a passion for enhancing natural beauty and boosting self-confidence, he collaborates closely with his patients throughout every step of their aesthetic journey. His empathetic and attentive nature ensures that individuals feel heard and supported, fostering a sense of trust and comfort.
By prioritizing open communication and individualized care, Dr. Donaldson is not only dedicated to achieving stunning results but also bolstering the overall well-being and satisfaction of each person who entrusts him with their cosmetic aspirations.
Learn More About Dr. Donaldson’s Background & Expertise
Awards & Distinctions
- Dr. Donaldson Honored As One Of Columbus’ Forty Under 40
- Dr. Jeffrey Donaldson: Proud Winner Of The Angie’s List Super Service Award
- “America’s Top Plastic Surgeons” Recognition
- Donaldson Plastic Surgery Receives Fast 50 Recognition for Business Growth
- America’s Most Compassionate Doctors – Patients’ Choice Award
Associates of Dr. Donaldson
- Plastic and Hand Surgical Associates (Portland, ME)
- UNC Plastic Surgery (Chapel Hill, NC)
- Charlotte Plastic Surgery (Charlotte, NC)
- Paces Plastic Surgery (Atlanta, GA)
- Hanemann Plastic Surgery (Baton Rouge, LA)
- MetroDerm P.C. (Atlanta, GA)
- Mark Codner, MD (Atlanta, GA)
- CMC Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery (Charlotte, NC)
- Diehl Plastic Surgery (Raleigh, NC)
In the Community
Dr. Jeffrey H. Donaldson and Donaldson Plastic Surgery believe strongly in giving back to the local community. In 2011, Dr. Donaldson established DPS Cares, a philanthropic extension of his successful plastic surgery practice in Columbus, Ohio. Through popular events such as the “Likes for Lives” campaign, DPS Cares has donated thousands of dollars to local charities, hospitals, community events, high school athletics programs, and more.
Dr. Donaldson was selected as a member of Columbus Business First’s Forty Under 40 awards program. This prestigious annual program honors up-and-coming professionals and community leaders. Honorees are evaluated on community service efforts and notable career achievements.
Schedule Your Private Consultation
Dr. Donaldson continues to push his practice forward as a leading influence at the intersection of wellness and appearance. We invite you to request a consultation with him today.
More From Dr. Donaldson
Dr. Donaldson is always seeking to perfect his craft. In addition to continually learning, he educates patients, residents, medical students and other plastic surgeons. He has appeared on television and written many articles as a subject-matter expert.
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Donaldson Plastic Surgery Receives Inc. 5000 Ranking for 6th Straight Year
Join us as we celebrate our highest ranking so far in Inc. Magazine's fastest-growing small businesses in the United States!