Practice Overview

Dr. Landon D. McLain is a double board certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon, heading McLain Surgical Arts, a premier plastic surgery and oral and maxillofacial surgery practice. Dr. McLain’s exceptional combination of surgical skills makes him one of the leading cosmetic surgeons in Huntsville, AL and surrounding areas.

Customized Treatments

Dr. McLain believes that the most effective outcomes in any oral and maxillofacial or cosmetic surgery procedure can be achieved when the surgeon customizes the procedure to suit a patient’s specific needs. Rather than following a cookie cutter approach, Dr. McLain carefully evaluates a patient’s unique anatomy and assesses their innate aesthetic needs and aspirations.

Accordingly, he will prepare a customized treatment plan. He engages with the patient at every step and involves them in the treatment planning process. His training as a double board certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon allows him to combine the principles of science and art in every procedure in order to achieve most satisfying and sustainable results.

Academic Accomplishments and Training

Dr. McLain acquired an early training in studio art as a part of his undergraduate studies at Birmingham-Southern College. Following his training at dental and medical schools, he completed his internship in general surgery at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio, where he earned exemplary results.

Dr. McLain then went ahead with a residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery. He served as Chief Resident of the oral and maxillofacial department from 2007-2008. He was accepted into an AACS accredited fellowship program in general cosmetic surgery, during which he completed about 1,400 major surgical procedures focusing on aesthetic enhance of the breast, body, and face. This training made one a pre-eminent cosmetic surgeon in Huntsville, AL.

Professional Memberships

Dr. McLain is actively associated with various professional organizations, including:

American Board of Cosmetic Surgery – Board Examiner
American Board of Cosmetic Surgery – Diplomate
American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery – Fellow
American College of Surgeons – Fellow
American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery – Diplomate
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
American Medical Association
American Dental Association

Dr. McLain has also published numerous scientific papers and articles, and delivered lectures and presentations around the country. He was a part of several philanthropic medical missions to Honduras and Peru.


Dr. McLain lectures and serves as faculty for multiple live surgical workshops sponsored by the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (AACS). He helps to train cosmetic surgeons from different parts of the world. He is well-known in the field of oral and maxillofacial surgery as a top authority. He has published extensively on the subject, apart from publishing in areas related to cosmetic surgery of the breast, body, and face.

Dr. McLain also serves as an examiner for the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery (ABCS). As a part of this responsibility, he evaluates potential surgeons from multiple surgical disciplines who wish to achieve the distinction of board certification in cosmetic surgery. Dr. McLain enjoys an outstanding reputation among his patients in and around Huntsville, AL.

Practice Overview

McLain Surgical Arts, led by double board certified cosmetic and oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Landon D. McLain, is a premier practice providing cutting edge procedures in aesthetic as well as oral and maxillofacial surgery. The practice offers the dual benefits of cosmetic surgery as well as oral health procedures under the same roof.

As an experienced cosmetic surgeon, Dr. McLain provides customized treatments that are tailored to meet the specific health and aesthetic needs of a patient. The practice is equipped with latest technologies to help deliver the safest and most effective outcomes in every procedure. Dr. McLain receives patients from Huntsville, AL and surrounding communities.

Oral and Maxillofacial Procedures

McLain Surgical Arts provides a comprehensive range of oral and maxillofacial procedures, including the following:

Wisdom Teeth Extraction

Wisdom teeth are also called the third molars. Very often these teeth may come in impacted, requiring extraction. Dr. McLain is highly trained and experienced in performing this procedure with satisfying and sustainable results for his patients.

Dental Implants

Dental implant surgery is a complex procedure, but it is by far the most effective procedure for teeth replacement. Dr. McLain provides advanced dental implants to restore both function and aesthetics.

Jaw Surgery

As a leading double board certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. McLain specializes in procedures that repair jaw related irregularities, improve bite and breathing ability, and enhance orthodontic outcomes. He provides this surgery to patients in Huntsville, AL and nearby areas.

Facial Trauma Surgery

Dr. McLain puts his extensive training in dental, medical, and cosmetic surgery to full use when performing advanced and complex procedures such as facial trauma surgery. He can achieve corrective results while maintaining the aesthetic balance at the same time.

Aesthetic Surgery Procedures

McLain Surgical Arts is fully equipped to provide the latest and proven aesthetic surgery procedures. Dr. McLain is a trained and experienced cosmetic surgeon providing these procedures.


Breast augmentation, breast lift, breast reduction, breast augmentation with lift, and breast revision are some of the key breast cosmetic surgery procedures offered by Dr. McLain.


Major body contouring procedures performed at McLain Surgical Arts include liposuction and tummy tuck surgery. Liposuction is the most popular cosmetic surgery procedure in the US today. Both women and men can benefit equally from these procedures.


With his strong training background in oral and maxillofacial surgery, Dr. McLain is in the perfect position to provide facial cosmetic surgery as well as oral and maxillofacial procedures.


A number of non-surgical skin rejuvenation procedures are also provided at Dr. McLain’s practice. These may be performed independently or in conjunction with facial plastic surgery procedures. The procedures include Botox, dermal fillers, laser skin resurfacing, and other aesthetician and skin care services and products.

Dr. McLain practice is based out of Huntsville, AL, and serves Birmingham and Decatur, AL, as well as parts of Georgia and Tennessee. Dr. McLain is a recognized leader in the field, who is involved in multiple lecturing, training, and research activities, in addition to providing cutting edge treatments to his patients.

McLain Surgical Arts is a leading plastic surgery practice headed by Dr. Landon D. McLain MD, DMD, FACS. Dr. McLain is a double board certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon, offering a variety of procedures such as dental implants, wisdom teeth extraction, breast augmentation, liposuction, rhinoplasty, tummy tuck, facelift, Botox, and laser skin resurfacing.

Dr. McLain’s practice is based out of Huntsville, AL, and serves patients in Birmingham and Decatur, AL, as well as parts of Georgia and Tennessee. As an experienced cosmetic surgeon, Dr. McLain strives to inform and educate people about the latest procedures that can address their cosmetic and oral health needs. To achieve this aim, he relies on his comprehensive website

Site Redesign

Dr. McLain wished to build an accurate and reliable online information resource about various plastic surgery and oral and maxillofacial health procedures. Therefore, he engaged the services of a premier website design and development company, Creative Take Medical, which exclusively works for clients in the field of healthcare, particularly plastic surgeons.

Together with Creative Take, Dr. McLain took a decision to completely revamp and redesign his website and launch a highly informative and insightful website called The purpose of this major site redesign exercise was to provide a user-friendly online resource with succinct and relevant information for an average patient about the latest techniques, technologies and procedures available today, which can address their oral health and aesthetic needs safely and effectively.

Choosing the Right Surgeon

As a leading double board certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. McLain provides state of the art procedures to patients in Huntsville, AL and surrounding communities. However, he believes that patients everywhere should have access to and should be able to choose the best cosmetic surgeon for their needs. This is the most critical decision that will impact the final outcome in any surgical procedure.

Therefore, Dr. McLain redesigned his site to include detailed information about himself so that new patients who may be considering a plastic surgery or oral or maxillofacial surgery procedure may have a clear idea about his skills, training, experience and achievements. This can enable them to make the right decision when they are weighing their options.

Dr. McLain says that an individual’s appearance has a sensitive relationship with the underlying anatomy. Whether that individual needs oral, facial or cosmetic surgery, they should be able to choose a surgeon who focuses on addressing the underlying tissue and structure when making aesthetic improvements – and vice versa. This will ensure more sustainable, healthy and natural looking results, while meeting the patient’s unique aesthetic goals effectively.

Information about Procedures

Dr. McLain’s website includes detailed information about various oral and maxillofacial as well as cosmetic procedures. The key oral and maxillofacial procedures provided by Dr. McLain include wisdom teeth extraction, dental implants to replace missing teeth, jaw surgery, and facial trauma surgery.

He also provides cosmetic procedures for the breast, body, face, and skin. The new site design provides in-depth information about each procedure classified under separate sections, allowing for easy navigation and readability.