Welcome to the Division of Plastic Surgery

As a leader in research and patient care, the UC San Diego Division of Plastic Surgery is committed to providing the latest in expert and compassionate treatment, performing leading-edge research, and training the next generation of top plastic surgeons. UC San Diego Health is currently ranked among America's best hospitals by U.S. News & World Report.

Upcoming Events

August 16-18, 20193rd Annual 

Plastic Surgery Bootcamp 

American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons (ACAPS) and UC San Diego's Division of Plastic Surgery offer this three day weekend course with a "hands-on", practicum-based, curriculum focusing on high yield topics in a "low/no risk" educational environment.  

Topics Include:

Perioperative Management
Trunk and LE Reconstruction 
Breast Reconstruction  
Flaps and Microsurgery 
Pediatric Plastic Surgery  
Body Contouring & Liposuction  
Wound Healing and Nutrition 
Craniofacial Anatomy 
Facial Analysis & Rejuvenation  
and more. . .

For more Information or to Register:




Changing the Face of Plastic Surgery

New Division Chief Dr. Amanda Gosman was recently interviewed by the UCSanDiego News Center on establishing UCSanDiego to be a world-renowned plastic surgery training center.

Amanda Gosman Changes Face of Plastic Surgery


Volunteer Opportunity!

Saturday, July 27th 
10-3:00 pm
Dan McKinney YMCA
 La Jolla
Camp Cosmos is a fun day camp for children with craniofacial differences and their families.  Kids, their parents and siblings are invited to come play, share, learn and make new friends! 
For more information or to volunteer: 

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