Fresh Start Surgical Gifts + McGann Facial Design: Celebrating A Year of Transforming Lives in San Diego

Fresh Start Surgical Gifts transforms the lives of disadvantaged infants, children, and teens with physical deformities caused by birth defects, accidents, abuse, or disease through the gift of reconstructive surgery and related healthcare services.

Dr. McGann, and the team at McGann Facial Design, serve as the volunteer oral and maxillofacial surgeon for Fresh Start. On October 20th, McGann Facial Design celebrated another year of support and service with Fresh Start Surgical Gifts.

Watch the video shown at the 2012 Fresh Start Surgical Gifts’ Butterfly Ball.


In our next post, we will feature the story of Beloved Jefeti. At 9 years of age, Beloved suffered major oral trauma injury from a landmine in his home country of Zimbabwe. Dr. McGann was introduced to …

A Top Cosmetic Surgery Radio Show Interviews Dr. McGann ~ Corrective Jaw Surgery and Facial Design

Corrective Jaw Surgery and Facial Design


Inside Cosmetic Surgery Today, one of the most popular health and beauty internet radio shows, interviewed Dr. McGann recently and discussed the innovative and transforming concept of Lifestyle Facial Design at McGann Facial Design.

To listen to this interview now, click here: Inside Cosmetic Surgery Today Interview with Dr. Grant McGann

To download this interview, click here: Web Talk Radio Interview with Dr. McGann


Is Jaw Surgery Covered By Insurance?

Is Jaw Surgery Cosmetic Surgery? And Does My Insurance Cover That?


Unfortunately, many people are under the misconception that corrective jaw surgery is seen as a cosmetic procedure. However, many health insurance policies cover orthognathic (corrective jaw) surgery, and getting insurance coverage for jaw surgery is easier than many people might think. At McGann Facial Design, San Diego oral and maxillofacial surgeon Dr. Grant McGann works very hard to make sure that his patients’ insurance policies cover their jaw surgery costs. Most health insurance policies, surch as those offered by Aetna, Anthem, or other providers, tend to have reasonable guidelines for jaw surgery coverage.

Enrique Cardenas, insurance specialist for Dr. McGann, works with patients to get their surgeries paid for. Enrique and the rest of …