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David H. Harley, M.D.

Appealing Procedures by an Experienced Surgeon

Dr. David Harley has been performing office-based procedures under local anesthesia for over a decade in his Asheville, NC office. The appeal of these minimally invasive procedures, along with Dr. Harley's well-known natural and effective results, have drawn patients to his practice from all 50 states and every inhabited continent on the globe.


Dr. Harley is known for taking an individualized approach to each patient, providing personalized attention and customizing each patient's plan according to his or her needs and desires. After each procedure, he provides his personal cell phone number and email address to assure his patients that he is accessible 24 hours a day, seven days a week.


Dr. Harley is highly specialized, performing procedures of the face and neck exclusively, including face and neck lifts, eyelid and brow lifts, and lip enhancements. The cost-effectiveness and safety of these procedures being performed under local anesthetia have drawn thousands of patients to his practice over the past several years, giving him unparalleled experience in this subspecialty of facial plastic surgery.


Each procedure performed by Dr. Harley is tailored to the patient's needs and goals and is meticulously executed according to the highest surgical standards and innovations. His Deep-Plane Facelift and Muscle-Tightening Necklift procedures offer patients optimal results and longevity. Each procedure is performed under local anesthesia and therefore offers minimally invasive benefits and reduced recovery time.

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The photo gallery at Biltmore Plastic Surgery includes hundreds of patients who have offered to allow Dr. Harley to share their pictures with other potential patients. Many of these can be found on this site, and more can be viewed in the office during your personalized consultation.

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Current Practice

Exclusively Local Anesthesia

Cost-effective and safe procedures performed in the privacy of the office setting without general anesthesia.

Minimally Invasive

Shorter recovery times are ideally suited for those with active lifestyles and busy work schedules.

Maximal Results

Cutting edge, Deep-Plane SMAS and Platysma Muscle Tightening is performed for optimal longevity and natural enhancement.

Credentials and Certification

Ivy League Schooling

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Dr. Harley graduated With Honors from internationally-acclaimed Dartmouth College with a bachelors degree in English.

Vanderbilt Educated

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Dr. Harley was educated at one of the premier institutions in the world, the Vanderbilt University Schoold of Medicine. 

Extensive Training

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Dr. Harley's education included eight years of college and medical school, followed by seven years of facial and plastic surgery training.

AOA Honor Society

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Dr. Harley is a recipient of the Vanderbilt Dean's Award of Distinction, the Hospital Award of Excellence, and a member of AOA.

Board Certified OTO-HNS

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Dr. Harley has completed certification in two sets of boards and performs facial aesthetic procedures exclusively.

Board Certified ABFPRS

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Dr. Harley is double board-certified with additional certification by American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.