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Plastic Surgery Services

If you’re considering plastic surgery, choosing the best surgical team is essential to ensuring your ideal outcome. Whether seeking a cosmetic enhancement or reconstructive procedure, our skilled specialists offer the right combination of support and education so you can make the best decision about your care.

Plastic surgery overview

Plastic surgery is a type of surgical specialty that focuses on restoring the natural form and function of the body. Plastic surgery can be performed to repair damage or trauma as part of burn care or reconstructive surgery. However, aesthetic procedures can also be performed to enhance or minimize the appearance of certain features. Plastic surgery also plays an important role for transgender individuals seeking gender affirmation surgery.

Many people can be good candidates for plastic surgery, depending on the type of procedure desired and your overall health. Some people can see excellent results from nonsurgical aesthetic procedures in combination with traditional surgery. Our plastic surgery team will work closely with you to help you decide the best approach to help you meet your appearance goals.

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Our hospital continues to rank as the best in Kansas City and in Kansas according to U.S. News & World Report.
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The University of Kansas Hospital has been designated a Magnet® facility by the American Nurses Credentialing Center since 2006.
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Top academic medical center
Earned Vizient's 2018 Bernard A. Birnbaum, MD, Quality Leadership Award; ranked 5th out of 99 academic medical centers studied.

Your plastic surgery options

We offer a variety of appointment types. Learn more or call 913-588-1227 to schedule now.