Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Innovation, compassion and leading-edge facial plastic surgery expertise, right here in Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky.

From skin conditions and complex reconstructive surgery to head and neck disorders, our team of nationally recognized leaders provide world-class care for every condition. We work with you to understand your goals and apply our expertise as the area’s only academic facial plastic program to help you achieve them. Our experts focus solely on the face and neck and work alongside specialists in dermatology, head and neck surgical oncology, integrative and holistic medicine, and physical therapy.



We Are Committed To Advancing Medical Options.

The best medical programs in the world are part of leading-edge research aimed at improving public health and developing new medical treatments. As the Region’s only adult academic medical center, we house vibrant research programs that include ongoing clinical trials, actively initiating studies to bring new therapies and diagnostic tests to patients in Greater Cincinnati and around the world.

We Actively Seek Medical Discoveries.

Nationally and internationally recognized for its research efforts, the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and UC Health has a long and distinguished history of medical discoveries. Our premier surgeon-scientists and postdoctoral researchers pursue innovative and exciting research, focused on applying their discoveries directly to the bedside to advance patient care.



Our Teams Build Strong Collaborative Partnerships With Referring Providers.

We are committed to providing optimal care to your patient and open communication with you. As a referring physician, we understand that you need to be kept informed on your patient’s progress. That’s why we set up a toolbox to share detailed information about your patient’s health with you.

To refer a patient, call 513-475-8444

Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Our double board-certified plastic surgeons are national experts in reconstructive and aesthetic issues of the face and neck.


Facial Paralysis

Facial paralysis is a loss of movement in the face due to nerve damage typically caused by trauma, tumors or infection.


  • Cross Facial Nerve Grafting
  • Facial Reanimation Surgery
  • Facial Slings
  • Gracilis Free Flap
  • Hypoglossal Nerve Transfer
  • Masseteric Nerve Transfer
  • Oculoplastic Procedures
  • Selective Chemodenervation
  • Selective Neurolysis
  • Temporalis Tendon Transfer

Facial Reconstruction

We offer a full range of reconstructive surgeries to help treat facial features from injury, disease or birth defects.




Rhinoplasty, or nasal reconstruction, can help reshape the outward appearance, and reestablish important functions.


  • Primary Rhinoplasty
  • Revision Rhinoplasty

Cosmetic Procedures

Our cosmetic procedures dramatically improve facial contours, restore balance, and give your face a more energetic look.


  • Ablative Facial Resurfacing
  • Autologous Fat Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox Injections
  • Brow Lift
  • Chemical Peels
  • Chin Implant
  • Dysport Injections
  • Facelift
  • Juvederm Volbella
  • Juvederm Vollure
  • Juvederm Voluma
  • Kybella
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Microneedling
  • Neck Lift
  • Non-Ablative Facial Resurfacing
  • Radiesse Volume Filler
  • Restylane
  • Sculptra Aesthetic Injections
  • ZO Skin Health Skincare Products

Our Unique Approach

Your Care Team at Work

We are the only comprehensive facial plastic and reconstructive surgery program in the region, serving patients from across the Midwest and southern United States. Each year, we have nearly 600 visits with patients with paralysis seeking to smile again, provide nearly 300 rhinoplasty and nasal reconstructive surgeries and see nearly 800 patients seeking aesthetic procedures such as facelifts, fillers, neuromodulators, laser resurfacing, blepharoplasty and scar revision.

Our physicians are routinely named Top Doctors in Plastic Surgery by Cincinnati Magazine
Our young talent has been recognized by the Business Courier’s “40 under Forty” awards
We consistently rank in the top 1% nationally for patient experience by Press Ganey
We offer leading-edge facial paralysis treatments available at few institutions worldwide


Advanced Care from Deeply Experienced, Award-Winning Physicians


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At UC Health, we lead the region in scientific discoveries and embrace a spirit of purpose – offering our patients and their families something beyond everyday healthcare. At UC Health, we offer hope.