News

Welcome Integrated Plastic Surgery Residents 2014-2015
The Department of Plastic Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh is pleased to announce that the following individuals have matched to our Integrated Plastic Surgery Residency Training Program for the 2014-2015 year: Stephanie Elysse Dreifuss-Francesco Maria Egro-Russell E Kling-Boston  Learn more
Dr. Losee Interviewed by Today.com
Dr. Losee's expert opinion on helmet thaerapy for deformational plagiocephaly was sought by NBC's Today Show and featured in an article published on their website. Learn more
Dr. Marra selected to be associate editor in the journal Cells Tissues and Organs
Kacey Marra, associate professor at the University of Pittsburgh, was tapped to join the scholarly journal “Cells Tissues Organs” as associate editor for stem cells and tissue engineering. The unpaid selection will give Marra a directive voice in the emerging field of regenerative medicine. Learn more
Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship Match
We are pleased to announce that Pitt Plastic Surgery Resident, Dr. Nicholas Panetta, has matched into the Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship for the academic year 2014 - 2015. Learn more
UPMC and Local Artists Join Forces to Honor Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day
Pitt Plastic Surgery, Assistant Professor Dr. Carolyn De La Cruz is featured in an article in the Western Pennsylvania Healthcare News as she helps to raise awareness for Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day. Learn more
NESPS Basic Science Presentation Awardee, Zoe MacIsaac
Please join me in congratulating Zoe MacIsaac for winning the award for Best Basic Science Presentation at the 2013 Northeastern Society of Plastic Surgeons annual meeting this weekend.  Learn more
Trib Live | Lifestyles Interview with Dr. J. Peter Rubin
Dr. Rubin discusses the increase in brachioplasty procedures in today's issue of the TribLive | Lifestyles and his patient, Charlene Stewart explains how the procedure made a world of difference. Learn more
PSF Pilot Research Grant
Congratulations to Dr. Jeffrey Gusenoff for recieving the Plastic Surgery Foundation Pilot Research Grant for "Autologous Fat Graphing for Pedal Fat Pad Atrophy". Learn more
OVSPS Annual Meeting
Pitt Plastic Surgery successfully defends the OVSPS Cup, bringing it back to Pitt for the 10th consecutive year. Learn more
Plastic Surgery Hand Fellowship Match
Please welcome Brent Schultz, MD to Pitt Plastic Surgery. Dr. Schultz is completing his plastic surgery residency at the University of Washington and has just matched into the Plastic Surgery Hand Fellowship beginning July, 2014.  Learn more