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

Recent Visiting Professors

January 23, 2019
Comprehensive Care for Transgender Patients
and Gender Confirming Surgery
William Kuzon, MD, PhD, FRCSC, FACS

January 9, 2019
Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction

Patrick Garvey, MD, FACS

View Past Visiting Professor conferences

Upcoming Workshop

UC San Diego Division of Plastic Surgery Craniofacial Trauma Workshop

Wednesday, March 20, 2019
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Medical Education and Telemedicine Building
Room LC141
9500 Gilman Drive
San Diego, CA 92093


Amanda Gosman Amanda Gosman named Chief of Plastic Surgery Division

Dr. Amanda Gosman—the recently named Chief of the Division of Plastic Surgery at UC San Diego—wears many hats. She serves as Director of Craniofacial and Pediatric Plastic Surgery; as the Chief of Plastic Surgery at Rady Children’s Hospital; and also directs the Fresh Start Surgical Gifts Program, which provides disadvantaged children free reconstructive surgery. In this interview she discusses her hopes for the Division of Plastic Surgery in patient care, training and research; and shares the unlikely road that led her to medicine.

Read the Q&A

KUSI Interview with Dr. Amanda Gosman
View KUSI interview with Dr. Amanda Gosman

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