Whether it’s done for medical or cosmetic reasons, plastic surgery helps us look our best by restoring lost function in our body or improving areas affected by age.
All members of the American Board of Plastic Surgery, our doctors provide the highest level of plastic surgery and services available. Among our specialties: wound and burn care, cosmetic surgery, hand surgery and facial reconstruction.
Cosmetic and Skin Care Expertise
You can count on UVA for the very latest innovations in removing unwanted hair, excess fat, scars and more. We offer everything from facelifts and breast augmentation/reduction to laser hair removal and liposuction.
Looking for skin care? Treat your dry, wrinkled, discolored skin to a facial and micropeel.
Find out more about the special facials and cosmetic procedures we offer at our Aesthetic Center.
Removing Skin Cancer Without a Trace
We can treat both basal cell and squamous cell skin cancer with Mohs micrographic surgery. This highly specialized procedure:
- Does not require you to stay in the hospital
- Has a cure rate as high as 99 percent for certain skin cancers
Experienced Mohs Surgeons
At UVA, our doctors perform more than 1,000 Mohs surgeries each year. With every procedure, we aim to remove the skin cancer tumor and repair any damage done by the surgery. Our surgeons and plastic surgery specialists collaborate to address any functional or cosmetic defects.
Find out more about the Mohs surgical option at the UVA Cancer Center.
Plastic Surgery Specialties
Wound and Burn Treatment
We consider treating wounds and burns to be one of the most important things we do, helping you heal from injury and recover your appearance.
Visit us at the Chronic Wound Care Clinic.
We have a cleft palate speech lab and advanced imaging of the skull for surgery planning and post-surgery assessment. Find out how we treat craniofacial issues at our Plastic Surgery Clinic.
We collaborate with orthopedic surgeons to treat disorders and injuries of the hand, wrist, elbow and at the UVA Hand Center.
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Our plastic surgeons offer dentoalveolar surgery and jaw reconstruction, addressing developmental and congenital jaw anomalies. Find a plastic surgery clinic.