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News & Features Drs. LaBarbera, Gunn Join Plastic Surgery Team

Hedden Plastic Surgery Welcomes Dr. Stephen Gunn, Dr. Jude LaBarbera

Jude LaBarbera MD
Dr. LaBarbera
Stephen Gunn MD
Dr. Gunn

The Hedden Plastic Surgery family is excited to announce the addition of plastic surgeons M. Jude LaBarbera, M.D. and J. Stephen Gunn, M.D. to our practice. Dr. Gunn and Dr. LaBarbera are seeing patients at our Birmingham cosmetic surgery center and satellite office in Auburn, Alabama.

"We are very excited about bringing these talented surgeons and their passion for plastic surgery to our patients," said Dr. William Hedden. "Their dedication to making sure that our patients feel truly appreciated and get the best possible results reflects the philosophy of our entire staff."

Dr. LaBarbera and Dr. Gunn believe in the importance of knowing your options, both surgical and nonsurgical, for improving your look with breast augmentation, tummy tuck, liposuction, rhinoplasty and facelift as well as soft tissue fillers, botox and other minimally-invasive treatments. To schedule your complimentary consultation with our highly trained cosmetic surgeons in Birmingham, Alabama, please call 205-980-1744 or click the link below to get started.

J. Stephen Gunn, M.D.

Dr. Stephen Gunn attended Auburn University for his undergraduate degree and received his medical degree (M.D.) from the University of South Alabama College of Medicine in Mobile, Alabama. Dr. Gunn's high level of training in medicine and surgery continued with a general surgery residency at Penn State University's Hershey Medical Center in Hershey, Pennsylvania. He then completed his plastic surgery residency at the University of Louisville. Dr. Gunn has delivered presentations at regional and national meetings and received several academic and teaching awards.

M. Jude LaBarbera, M.D.

Dr. Jude LaBarbera began his outstanding level of training at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, where he earned his bachelor's degree in nursing and Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree. Dr. LaBarbera then successfully completed a general surgery residency at Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center in Phoenix and a plastic surgery residency at Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago. Dr. LaBarbera, who was named as Chief Resident during both of his surgical residencies, has received special training on subjects including microsurgery and rhinoplasty.

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