Patient Resources

Appointments

To schedule an appointment with a plastic surgeon, call 800-926-8273.

Appointments take place at:

UC San Diego Health System - La Jolla
Chancellor Park
4510 Executive Drive #103
San Diego, CA 92121-3022
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and

UC San Diego Health System - Encinitas
Multi-Specialty Clinic
1200 Garden View Rd.
Encinitas, CA 92024
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Patient Story

Jenn Brady talks about her diagnosis of breast cancer and the care she received at UC San Diego Health System.

bullet Research and Clinical Trials

Plastic surgeons at UC San Diego Health System are dedicated to improving treatments, technologies and procedures in the field. Read about Research and Clinical Trials taking place in cosmetic and reconstructive care.

bullet Health Library

Recognize symptoms for numerous conditions and find out what treatment options are available.

bullet My UCSDChart Online Health Connection

Use MyUCSDChart to request an appointment and prescription renewals, review health history and send a secure message to your plastic surgeon.

bullet UC San Diego Health and Medicine Television

Award winning UCSD-TV features a variety of programs on plastic and reconstructive surgery. These programs are free to watch online, and available for download or by podcast.

Links

MedlinePlus: Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery
An extensive online resource of the National Institutes of Health. The site includes information on specific conditions, procedures, research, journal articles, statistics and other patient education material provided by the US National Library of Medicine.

California Society of Plastic Surgeons
The California Society of Plastic Surgeons acts as a resource for patients seeking information about plastic surgery and provides a directory of board-certified surgeons in California.

American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery is a professional organization of board-certified plastic surgeons who specialize in cosmetic plastic surgery. It acts as a resource for medical education, public education, research and patient advocacy.

American Society of Plastic Surgeons
American Society of Plastic Surgeons is the largest plastic surgery specialty organization in the world. The website provides extensive information on specific procedures, questions to ask your doctor, how to prepare for surgery, types of anesthesia used and typical recovery times.