Ben J. Kirbo, M.D. — Laurence Z. Rosenberg, M.D.
Chris DeRosier, M.D.

Ben J. Kirbo, M.D.- Board Certified Plastic Surgeon

Meet Ben J. Kirbo, M.D.

“Patients are our number one priority. They influence the quality of staff, the technology utilized and even the office design. We spend the extra time to educate our patients on the procedures and services they are considering.”

Dr. Kirbo is a board-certified plastic surgeon who has been practicing in the North Florida and South Georgia area for more than 20 years. He is dedicated to providing unparalleled quality of every patient.

A native of Bainbridge, Georgia, Dr. Kirbo received his undergraduate degree from the University of Georgia and earned his medical degree at the University of Miami. He completed his general surgery residency at the University of Kentucky and his plastic surgery residency at Vanderbilt University where he trained under several internally recognized plastic surgeons and perfected his surgical skills.

Dr. Kirbo has a particular interest in facial cosmetic surgery, breast surgery and body contouring. Additionally, he has interest and experience in post-bariatric weight loss surgery and provides these surgeries to many patients within the North Florida and South Georgia area. He has extensive training in melanoma/skin cancer treatment and Mohs repairs. Dr. Kirbo is known by his colleagues locally and regionally for his expertise in revising/correcting undesirable plastic surgery results. Dr. Kirbo along with Southeastern Plastic Surgery was selected as the only local surgical practice to participate in the Florida Melanoma Study.


He was recently recognized by the Tallahassee community as a recipient of The Tally Awards as top surgeon in Tallahassee. The award was voted on and awarded by the community for providing the highest quality of care to Tallahassee and the surrounding area.

Dr. Kirbo and his wife Jennifer are active in the Tallahassee community and have three children: Lillie, Helen and Ben Jr.


  • Clinical facility, Florida State School of Medicine
  • Clinical faculty, Tallahassee Memorial Hospital Family Practice Residency Program.


  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • Florida Medical Association
  • Capital Medical Society
  • American Medical Association

Some photos in this website feature models for illustrative purposes.
Photos of actual patients can be found in our before and after photo gallery.

We comply with applicable Federal civil laws and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability or sex. You may access the Nondiscrimination and Accessibility notice for our Clinic here and for our Outpatient Surgery Center click here.

Some photos in the following gallery contain graphic images which may be disturbing for some people.

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