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Message from the Chair

Dr. Douglas RossWelcome to the website of the Division of Plastic Surgery at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University. 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, Western University
Division of Plastic Surgery