Facial Plastics Reconstruction

Reconstructive & Facial Plastic Surgery

Service Type
Body

The human face is highly visible and essential to our social interactions. Injury, disease and other issues to the head and neck cause both physical and emotional pain. At UVA, you’ll find yourself seeking care with patients from around the world. Our teams of ear, nose and throat specialists are known for their compassionate expertise in facial plastic surgery .   

Repair & Restoration With Facial Plastic Surgery

Our care goes beyond repair. When it comes to your sense of self, we aim for restoration back to normal.

Clinical Practice Terms

Facial Paralysis Treatment

Service Type
Body

Face paralysis, partial or complete, can occur from stroke, surgery or genetics. This nerve weakness freezes the muscles in your face, limiting your ability to communicate with facial expressions and movements, smiles or frowns. At UVA, we have introduced facial reanimation techniques that get your muscles and nerves back in action. With facial paralysis treatment, you'll be able to move as normally and as spontaneously as possible.

Clinical Practice Terms

Scar Repair and Revision

Service Type
Body

When you have a scar on your face, you can't hide it. Having a scar repair and revision procedure to lessen a scar’s appearance can help you regain confidence.

We first address an unwanted scar by analyzing the reasons it may stand out:

Clinical Practice Terms

Facial Reconstruction

Service Type
Body

When it comes to facial reconstruction surgery to heal and correct the skin and bones around your nose, throat and ears, you want the best. Whether due to genetic factors, skin cancer treatment or traumatic injury, damage to your facial features can make you feel very vulnerable.

About 50 years ago, most patients would have skin cancers removed and then told to let their face heal on its own. Today, we know that how you look can affect your quality of life and your overall wellness. 

Clinical Practice Terms
Stephen S. Park

Stephen S. Park, MD

Title:
Professor
Division:
Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Primary Location:
ENT Clinic
Phone:
434.982.0251
John Jared Christophel

John Jared Christophel, MD

Title:
Associate Professor
Division:
Head & Neck Surgical Oncology
Primary Location:
Facial Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery
Phone:
434.243.9391