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Welcome to Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

UF's Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery faculty offers comprehensive care in the reconstruction of congenital and acquired defects, and in cosmetic surgery.

UF plastic surgeons also have expertise in microsurgery, surgery of the hand and the care of chronic wounds. The surgeons care for adult and pediatric patients from a wide geographic area.

The division was established in 1963. Since its inception, faculty and staff of the division have sought to fulfill the three components of the mission of the University of Florida College of Medicine: patient care of the highest order, education of students at many levels and research to advance the state of knowledge in plastic surgery.

The division conducts a post-graduate residency program for surgeons who wish to become plastic surgeons. Past graduates of this program serve in both university and community practices. Members of the division pursue basic laboratory research and clinical research.

News & Events

Hope and Healing: UF Health Blog spotlights the ‘Mommy Makeover’

Hope and Healing: UF Health Blog spotlights the ‘Mommy Makeover’

August 1, 2016

Pregnancy and breastfeeding change the body, and while the result of having a new child is more than gratifying, some new mothers may find themselves displeased with their changed form.

UF surgeons and graduates initiated as fellows in the American College of Surgeons

November 3, 2015

Five UF surgeons and three graduates of UF’s surgical residency program were initiated in October as fellows in the American College of Surgeons. The convocation took place in Chicago, the […]

Seven UF surgeons named “Top Doctor” by Castle Connolly

Seven UF surgeons named “Top Doctor” by Castle Connolly

September 25, 2015

Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., a well-known organization that rates health care providers, has named eight UF surgeons among the nation’s “top doctors” for 2015:   Kenneth Andreoni, M.D.,...