Health Information

At the University of Maryland Division of Plastic Surgery, we believe the more you know about plastic surgery, the better. The resources below provide a wide range of plastic surgery health information; click on any of them to learn more.

  • About Plastic Surgery -- This health guide explains the differences between reconstructive and cosmetic surgery, describes the common types of plastic surgery, includes tips on how to select a surgeon and more.

  • Online Resources -- Links to outside Web sites with plastic surgery-related health information.