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Attention UF Health patients with BIOCELL® textured implants:

Published: Aug 6th, 2019

On July 24, 2019, Allergan voluntarily recalled unused BIOCELL® textured breast implant products. The recall is only for implants that have not been used in patients. At this time, the […]

Lisa Alexander and her horses

Back on the saddle

Published: Aug 5th, 2019

After recovering from a mastectomy, Lisa Alexander sought out UF Health Plastic Surgery and Aesthetics Center problem-solver, Bruce Mast, MD, FACS, to get back on the saddle.

Harvey Chim, M.D.

Harvey Chim, M.D., FACS, Appointed to 2019–2020 Visiting Professor Program

Published: Jul 31st, 2019

Harvey Chim, M.D., FACS, has been selected to serve as an American Society for Surgery of the Hand visiting professor for the 2019 – 2020 academic year. The ASSH is […]

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UF Health Shands Hospital renovates intensive care unit for patients with burns and serious wounds

Published: Jul 26th, 2019

UF Health Shands Hospital will unveil a renovated intensive care unit for adult patients who require care for burns, severe skin disorders or serious wounds and for those requiring specialized […]

Newborn Baby with Cleft Lip

Clearing Up Everything Cleft and Craniofacial

Published: Jul 23rd, 2019

Jessica Ching, M.D., clears up some misconceptions and promotes a greater understanding of cleft lips and palates…

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Chris’ Story: Toe-to-Thumb Transfer

Published: Jul 5th, 2019

After Chris lost his thumb and index finger, Harvey Chim, M.D., and the team at UF Health performed a life-changing operation that would enhance his quality of life…

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Among Twitter users, plastic surgery could benefit from rejuvenation

Published: Jun 3rd, 2019

When it comes to Twitter, the term “plastic surgery” could use some rejuvenation. In one of the first and largest studies of its kind, a University of Florida Health surgeon and […]

James Eisel Hand

James’ Story: Toe-to-Thumb Transfer

Published: May 29th, 2019

When James Eisel injured his hand, the team at UF Health Plastic Surgery and Aesthetics Center performed a unique procedure to help restore his quality of life…

Christina's Transformation

Before and After: Christina’s Complete Transformation at UF Health

Published: Apr 9th, 2019

At her biggest, Christina — a mother of three — was 350 pounds and suffering from multiple ailments. UF Health dramatically turned her life around, both physically and emotionally…

Bruce Mast, M.D.

Bruce Mast, M.D., Appointed to 2018-2019 Visiting Professor Program

Published: Apr 2nd, 2019

Bruce Mast, M.D., has been selected to participate in the 2018-2019 Plastic Surgery Foundation Visiting Professors program. The foundation works with members of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons to […]