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

If you would like to be notified of future Visiting Professor conferences or our Grand Rounds conferences please send an email to Pamela Lugo at plugo@ucsd.edu


The Division of Plastic Surgery recently hosted the 2nd Annual ACAPS West Coast Plastic Surgery BootCamp, which introduced first-year Plastic Surgery residents from across the region to core concepts in Plastic Surgery—including wound healing and nutrition; pediatric plastic surgery; craniofacial anatomy; radiology; and cosmetic procedures, among others. Thank you Dr. Amanda Gosman for leading this effort; thanks trainees who came to learn with us and visiting faculty who came to teach with us.

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