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University Plastic Surgeons

University Plastic Surgeons is a unique plastic surgery practice in Memphis and the Mid-south region. Its renowned team of surgeons specializes in both cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgical procedures. The group provides care for treating the full spectrum of plastic surgery problems including the most complex cases in craniofacial and cleft surgery, pediatric plastic surgery, breast reconstruction including the latest microsurgery techniques, burn acute and reconstructive surgery, head & neck cancer reconstruction, trauma reconstruction including hand and peripheral nerve surgery.

The physicians of University Plastic Surgeons bring extensive experience and the latest techniques to the field of cosmetic surgery of the face, breast, and body as well.  Each doctor is a member of the faculty of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in Memphis and are the teachers of future plastic surgeons training in the UTHSC plastic surgery residency.



Looking for Clues for Failed Medical Implants

The steel rod of the artificial hip had been slathered in antibiotic cement, an effort to ward off a nasty infection that had gone to the bone. But when it had to be removed, the metal-and-plastic contraption was not disposed of as medical waste. Instead, it now sits...

Ophthalmic Society Honors Memphis Plastic Surgeon

The American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery has presented its 2014 Lester Jones Surgical Anatomy Award to Dr. Petros Konofaos for his outstanding contributions to ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery. He is a plastic surgeon at UT...