The internationally recognized surgeons at the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery enjoy privileges at leading hospitals throughout the greater Richmond area. We are committed to preserving and improving the patient’s quality of life through improved self-esteem, enhanced appearance and restoration of functionality.

The division collaborates with VCU Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Human Genetics, Sculpture, and Orthodontics, and the VCU Simulation & Patient Safety Center.

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Surgery Education

The Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Residency Program includes training in areas of trauma, complex wound healing, craniofacial surgery, maxillofacial surgery, hand surgery, microsurgery, aesthetic surgery, breast surgery and pediatric plastic surgery. We also offer an international traveling component to our program.

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Research

Our division has an active research program with an emphasis on wound healing, microsurgery, nerve physiology, craniofacial growth, fetal wound healing and new innovations in burn care.

From the Chair

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From the Chair

"We combine surgical skills and artistry with groundbreaking medical discoveries to bring our patients life-enhancing results."

— Andrea L. Pozez, M.D., FACS

VCU Health Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Faculty

Advanced Practice Providers

Ashley M Shoultz, NP
Heather Hayden, NP
Kayla Flynn, PA
Leslie Coots, NP
Margaret Shea, NP
Melani Brunson, NP
Valentina S Lucas, NP

Contact Us

Andrea Pozez, M.D., FACS
Chair, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
andrea.pozez@vcuhealth.org

Gayle Meadows
Associate Administrator
gayle.meadows@vcuhealth.org
804-827-1241

Office Location
West Hospital
16th Floor, North Wing

Mailing Address
Box 980154
Richmond, Virginia 23298-0154

Phone: (804) 828-3033
Fax: (804) 828-0489