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

Upcoming Visiting Professors

The Plastic Surgery Foundation Visiting Professor
Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Patrick B Garvey, MD, FACS

Associated Professor of Plastic Surgery
Department of Plastic Surgery, Division of Surgery
MD Anderson Cancer Center

American Association of Plastic Surgeons Visiting Professor
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

William M. Kuzon, Jr. MD, PhD, FRCSC, FACS

Professor of Surgery, Plastic Surgery
Associate Program Director
Michigan Medicine, University of Michigan


Plastic Surgery residents Drs. Sean Li and Michelle Zaldana-Flynn and our Craniofacial Fellow Dr. Sun Hsieh recently attended the annual conference for the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) held in Chicago, IL on September 26-30, 2018.

Plastic Surgery residents Drs. Adam Hauch and Dean Riley attended the annual International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) conference in Miami, FL on October 31-November 4, 2018. 


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