Patient Care

The best care possible

At Dalhousie, our plastic surgery team works together to provide excellent patient and family-centered care. We work closely with other departments and use a multidisciplinary approach that gives each patient the best chance for a successful outcome - whether the procedure is small or complex.

Our team is made up of plastic surgeons, general surgeons, microsurgeons and orthopedic surgeons, and each team member is expertly trained to treat a full spectrum of injuries and conditions, including:

  • hand
  • upper extremity
  • craniofacial
  • breast

Our surgeons are well-equipped to use advanced microsurgery techniques to repair:

  • bone
  • tendon
  • nerve
  • vessel
  • muscle

Gaining skills and experience

With a strong residency program that provides a broad foundation of surgical skills as well as specialized focus on plastic and reconstructive surgery, our division brings skilled residents into clinics and operating rooms, giving patients focused attention and excellent outcomes.