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Doug RossWelcome to the website of the Division of Plastic Surgery at the University of Western Ontario. Our division, founded in 1959 by
Dr. Robert McFarlane
, is dedicated to the provision of excellence in patient care as well as providing a superb educational experience for our medical students, residents and fellows. We service a population base of 1.5 million people stretching over all of Southwestern Ontario. The Division possesses subspecialty expertise in hand surgery, reconstructive microsurgery, breast surgery, adult and paediatric craniofacial surgery, burn care, peripheral nerve surgery, aesthetic surgery, wound healing, and cutaneous malignancies. We invite you to browse the website to learn more about us.

Douglas C. Ross, MD, MEd, FRCSC
Chair/Chief, UWO Division of Plastic Surgery

Also from this web page:

News and Events

Dr. Arjang Yazdani has recently joined the Division. He will be practicing from the LHSC Victoria campus.

Drs. David O'Gorman and Bing Siang Gan received an additional three year grant from CIHR to investigate the molecular mechanisms of Dupuytren's contracture.

Dr. Damir Matic was featured in a recent article in the London Free Press. To read this article, please click here.

Annual Residents Research Day, May 3-4, 2007
Visiting Professor:
Dr. Gordon Wilkes (Edmonton). For more information, click here.