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, 2019


3rd Annual ASAPS West Coast 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. . .

 Registration is now closed for the 2018-2019 West Coast Plastic Surgery Bootcamp





California Society of Plastic Surgeons Conference - P.S. Division Fellow and Residents Win Contest!

While James Holzhauer was winning on the TV Show Jeopardy our Craniofacial Fellow Dr. Sun Hsieh and Residents Drs. Adam Hauch and Jiwon "Sarah" Crowley nailed the CSPS 2019 Resident Bowl!   


Plastic Surgery Resident Receives UCSD Emergency Medicine Consultant Award 

Dr. Anthony Kordahi was honored by the Department of Emergency Medicine in June 2019 when he received the UCSD Emergency Medicine Consultant Award.  The award acknowledges Dr. Kordahi as an outstanding clinican, consultant, and teacher.   Congratulations!


   Resident Life


UC San Diego Plastic Surgery Residency  Program Video



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