Dr. James Goggin, MD joins The Plastic Surgery Center bringing his talent and energy to this group. Dr. Goggin grew up in Fort Worth, Texas. He attended Abilene Christian University, graduating with a 4.0 GPA in Biology. He received his medical degree at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. During medical school he was selected for Alpha Omega Alpha membership, an honor reserved for top academic students. He completed his plastic surgery training at Baylor Scott & White- Texas A&M Medical Center in Temple, TX. where he worked under nationally recognized leaders in plastic surgery. His training included complex cancer reconstruction, hand & facial trauma, and microsurgery.

Upon completing his residency, Dr. Goggin completed an Aesthetic & Reconstructive Breast Fellowship under world-renowned breast surgeon Dr. Dennis Hammond in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He then completed a competitive year-long Aesthetic Surgery Fellowship at The Plastic Surgery Center in Sacramento. During his fellowships, Dr. Goggin acquired vast experience and knowledge of the latest techniques in facial rejuvenation and breast & body procedures.  He earned the respect of his senior surgeons for his high level of surgical skill and dedication to patient care.

Dr. Goggin enjoys the breadth of plastic surgery and strives to deliver exceptional results for his patients. He is a published author on facial trauma, wound reconstruction, and breast surgery. He has presented his research at meetings such as the Texas Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.

He currently lives in Sacramento and enjoys hiking, yoga, and the local arts.

Visit Dr. Goggin’s website for additional information, including a complete list of procedures and before & after photos.