Key Features

  • Master 20 essential plastic surgery procedures including open and closed rhinoplasty, abdominal wall reconstruction, expander/implant reconstruction of the breast (including latissimus dorsi technique), local flaps for facial coverage (including cheek and lip reconstruction), cleft lip and cleft palate repair, flexor tendon reconstructions, and more.
  • Depend on the preeminent authority that has made Dr. Neligan’s Plastic Surgery, 3rd Edition the most trusted reference in plastic surgery.
  • Review techniques quickly and easily thanks to a highly templated, bulleted format.
  • See what to look for and how to proceed by viewing full-color photos throughout.
  • Access the complete content and procedural videos online at Expert Consult.

Table of Contents

  1. Blepharoplasty
  2. Facelift
  3. Rhinoplasty
  4. Otoplasty
  5. Abdominoplasty
  6. Facial injuries
  7. Local Flaps for Facial Coverage
  8. Cleft lip repair
  9. Cleft palate
  10. Lower extremity reconstruction
  11. Chest reconstruction
  12. Back reconstruction
  13. Abdominal wall reconstruction
  14. Breast augmentation
  15. Mastopexy
  16. Breast reduction
  17. Reduction mammaplasty
  18. Autologous breast reconstruction using abdominal flaps
  19. Essential anatomy of the upper extremity
  20. Examination of the upper extremity
  21. Flexor tendon injuries and reconstructions
  22. Nerve transfers
  23. Tendon transfers in the upper extremity
  24. Extensor tendon injuries


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About the authors

Peter Neligan

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Surgery, Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA

Donald Buck II

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA