Surgical Procedures

University of Florida Health plastic surgeons offer both men and women a wide range of surgical options

With decades of experience and top-notch facilities, cosmetic surgeons at the University of Florida help men and women of all ages responsibly address concerns about their appearance. Whether these issues were brought on by pregnancy, aging, prior lifestyle, or an accident, injury or disease, UF cosmetic surgeons in Gainesville have the expertise and technology to rejuvenate your appearance.

From start to finish and beyond, we’re here to help patients accomplish realistic goals of a more vibrant look and feel. We do this with the understanding that interest in the following procedures are for the right reasons and you (…the patient) have realistic goals and expectations.

We invite you to learn more about the various surgical options available at UF Health Plastic Surgery and Aesthetics Center. We’ve broken them down into the following main areas:

Abdominal Wall Reconstruction

UF Health plastic and reconstructive surgeons have particular expertise in helping patients with difficult hernias of the abdominal wall.

Body Contouring

UF Health plastic and cosmetic surgeons use innovative techniques that help reshape your body and recharge your soul.

Breast Procedures

Our center uses state-of-the-art procedures to enhance the look of your breasts.

Breast Reconstruction

Breast reconstruction includes surgical procedures that are performed to restore the breast’s natural appearance, shape and size following a mastectomy.

Corneal Neurotization

Corneal neurotization is a procedure that restores sensation to a numb cornea of an adult or child.

Cubital and Carpal Tunnel Release

Cubital tunnel syndrome is a common condition in which the ulnar nerve is compressed behind a bone located at the elbow.

Facial Surgery

UF Health plastic surgeons offer a variety of procedures to help restore your facial appearance.

Hand Surgery

UF Health plastic surgeons offer full range of surgical hand care.

Lower Extremity Reconstruction

Lower extremity reconstruction can change lives. In the past, severe injuries would lead to amputations. However, with new surgical techniques, limb salvage is possible.

Migraine Surgery

With the addition of Harvey W. Chim, MD, FACS, UF Health now offers surgical treatment for patients with intractable migraine headaches.

Mommy Makeover

Regain your youthfulness and restore your appearance after pregnancy.

Pediatric Plastic Surgery

UF Health surgeons offer a wide range of plastic and reconstructive surgical care for children of all of ages.

Peripheral Nerve Surgery

Harvey Chim, MD, FACS performs peripheral nerve surgery for brachial plexus injuries, peripheral nerve injuries and peripheral nerve tumors.

Scar Revision

Prior surgeries and injuries often times can leave prominent scars or cause some kind of disfiguring. University of Florida Health plastic surgeons employ minimally invasive, cutting-edge procedures to help transform scars to be more consistent with surrounding skin tone and texture.

Skin Cancer Surgery

UF Health plastic and reconstructive surgeons understand the challenges skin cancer patients face.

Targeted Muscle Reinnervation

Targeted muscle reinnervation, also known as amputee reconstruction, is a new technique that allows intuitive control of upper and lower limb prostheses.

Wrist Surgery

UF Health Plastic Surgery and Aesthetic Center’s board-certified hand surgeon, Harvey Chim, MD, FACS, performs surgery on a variety of wrist conditions and injuries, including wrist fractures, scaphoid fractures and wrist osteoarthritis.

Learn even more about these procedures, along with some general information.

Call 352.265.8402 or contact us today to schedule a consultation.