Editorial Board

86 Editors in 16 Countries/Region

USA (27)
China (16)
Italy (12)
Germany (7)
United Kingdom (4)
Spain (3)
Taiwan (3)
Japan (3)
Switzerland (2)
Belgium (2)
Australia (2)
Denmark (1)
Netherlands (1)
Greece (1)
South Korea (1)
Sweden (1)


Raúl González-García


Department of Oral and Maxillofacial-Head and Neck Srugery, University Hospital Infanta Cristina, Badajoz, Spain.

Research Interests: Maxilofacial surgery, head and neck surgery, temporomandibular joint surgery

Special Issue:

State of the Art in the Management of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Associate Editors

Charles E. Butler

Department of Plastic Surgery, Division of Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA.

Research Interests: Hernia and abdominal wall reconstructions, oncoplastic breast reconstruction, post-oncologic and torso reconstruction(abdominal wall, breast, chest wall, pelvis, perineum and spine)


Lateral abdominal wall reconstruction

Special Issue:

New Perspectives in Abdominal Wall Reconstruction

Yi-Lin Cao

Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China.

Research Interests: Tissue engineering scaffolds, dermal fibroblast, craniofacial surgery, plastic surgery, cosmetic surgery, craniofacial surgery

Special Issue:

Stem Cell and Tissue Engineering

Haiyan Cui

Department of Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery, Tongji Hospital, Tongji University, Shanghai, China.

Research Interests: Facial rejuvenation, fiber laser treat eyebags, injection beauty and thread lift

Wen-Guo Cui

Department of Orthopaedics, Shanghai Key Laboratory for Prevention and Treatment of Bone and Joint Diseases, Shanghai Institute of Traumatology and Orthopaedics, Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China.

Research Interests: Novel biomaterials and nanomaterials for tissue regeneration, the carrier and delivery of orthopedic related drugs, stem cell and immunotherapy for bone tissue repair, bone tissue engineering and bone joint repair and reconstruction


Towards extracellular vesicle delivery systems for tissue regeneration: material design at the molecular level

Special Issue:

Applications of Biomaterials in Plastic and Reconstructive Research

Biomaterials for Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery

Steffen U. Eisenhardt

Department of Plastic and Hand Surgery, Medical Center - University of Freiburg, Faculty of Medicine, University of Freiburg, Breisgau, Germany.

Research Interests: Facial paralysis, reconstructive microsurgery in general, sarcoma surgery and pathophysiology of inflammation including ischemia/reperfusion injury and vascularized allotransplantation

Raymund E. Horch

Department of Plastic and Hand Surgery, University Hospital Erlangen, Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen-Nuernberg FAU, Erlangen, Germany.
Laboratory for Tissue Engieneering and Regenerative Medicine, University Hospital Erlangen, Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen-Nuernberg FAU, Erlangen, Germany.

Research Interests: Hand surgery, reconstructive surgery, aesthetic surgery, lip augmentation, breast augmentation

Special Issue:

Wound Healing and Plastic Surgery

Stem Cells and Growth Factors in Wound Healing

Zhi-Qi Hu

Department of Plastic Surgery, Nanfang Hospital of Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China.

Research Interests: Scar, hair transplantation, burn, trauma scar plastic surgery, congenital deformity, cosmetic surgery

Special Issue:

Hair Transplantation

Pedro Infante-Cossio

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Seville, Seville, Spain.

Research Interests: Oral and maxillofacial surgery, cleft lip, craniofacial surgery

Matthew Iorio

Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Colorado Hospital, Anschutz Medical Campus, ‎Colorado, CO, USA.

Research Interests: Hand surgery, plastic surgery, lymphedema

Special Issue:

Advances in Microsurgery for Upper and Lower Extremity Reconstruction and Limb Preservation

Hua Jiang

Department of Plastic Surgery, Changzheng Hospital, Shanghai, China.

Research Interests: Mammaplasty, ear reconstruction, rhinoplasty

Jan Plock

Division of Plastic Surgery and Hand Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Aarau, Aarau, Switzerland.

Research Interests: Microsurgery, regenerative medicine, hand surgery, reconstructive surgery

Raffaele Rauso

Head and Neck Unit, Private Hospital “Clinica Cobellis” Vallo della Lucani (SA), Naples, Italy.

Research Interests: Facial aesthetic, facial reconstruction, cleft surgery, microsurgery, aesthetic medicine, breast aesthetic, breast reconstruction, head and neck oncology

Justin M. Sacks

Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO, USA.

Research Interests: Vascularized composite allotransplantation, tissue engineering and vascular perfusion assessment, aesthetic/cosmetic plastic surgery, breast reconstruction, hand, microsurgery


Vascularized omental tissue transfer for the treatment of lymphedema: a review

Special Issue:

Vascularized Lymph Node Transfers for Lymphedema: Outcomes and Complications

Role of AI in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Francesca Toia

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgical, Oncological and Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy.

Research Interests: Microsurgery, reconstructive surgery, hand and limb surgery, peripheral nerve surgery

Special Issue:

EuRePS Meeting 2015: The Five Best Papers

Peripheral Nerve Repair and Regeneration

Special Feature Women Behind Plastic and Aesthetic Research

Pierluigi Tos

Department of Hand Surgery and Reconstructive Microsurgery, Orthopedic Institute, Gaetano Pini - CTO hospital, Milan, Italy.

Research Interests: Reconstructive microsurgery, hand surgery, peripheral nerve surgery, orthoplastic, reconstructive surgery of limbs

Mark K. Wax

Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR, USA.

Research Interests: Head and neck cancer, microvascular reconstruction, free flap, surgical education

Special Issue:

Microvascular Free Flap Reconstruction of the Head and Neck

Editorial Board Members

Shailesh Agarwal

Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA.

Research Interests: Lymphedema, fat grafting, pathologic wound healing, reconstructive microsurgery, lymphatic reconstruction, gender affirming surgery, body contouring and aesthetic surgery

Special Issue:

Musculoskeletal and Cutaneous Wound Healing in Plastic Surgery

Melissa B. Aldrich

Center for Molecular Imaging, The Brown Foundation Institute for Molecular Medicine,The University of Texas McGovern Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX, USA.

Research Interests: Lymphedema, influence lymphatic dysfunction, lymphatic imaging technology

Christoph Andree

Department of Plastic Surgery, Sana-Clinic, Düsseldorf-Gerresheim, Germany.

Research Interests: Breast surgery, breast reconstruction with autologous tissue

Antonino Araco

Department of Aesthetic Medicine, University Tor Vergata of Roma, Rome, Italy.

Research Interests: Skin regeneration, abdominoplasty, burns, body contouring, cosmetic medicine, regenerative medicine, laser therapy, breast surgery, nose surgery, face lifting

Marten Basta

Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

Research Interests: Breast reconstruction, lower extremity trauma reconstruction, facial trauma reconstruction, head and neck reconstruction, ventral hernia, outcomes research, surgical risk stratification


New trends and insights in facial fracture treatment in the United States

Special Issue:

Management of Facial Trauma and Complications

Paolo Boffano

Division of Dentistry, Vercelli Hospital, Vercelli, Italy.

Research Interests: Maxillofacial trauma, oral pathology, oral cancer, surgical implant dentistry, bone regeneration, oral dentoalveolar surgery

Bernardo Hontanilla Calatayud

Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, Clínica Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain.

Research Interests: Surgery of facial paralysis, breast reconstruction, microsurgery, facial and breast aesthetic surgery

Fabio Caviggioli

Plastic Surgery Unit, MultiMedica Holding S.P.A., Reconstructive and Aesthetic Plastic Surgery School, University of Milan, Milan, Italy.

Research Interests: Scar, cancer reconstructive surgery, body contouring after weight loss, cosmetic surgery, breast reconstruction, fat grafting

Chang-Cheng Chang

Aesthetic Medical Center, China Medical University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

Research Interests: Aesthetic laser treatment, minimal invasive procedure, body shape contouring sculpting, spider vein treatment-sclerotherapy and pulse dye laser

Edward Chang

Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA.

Research Interests: Plastic and reconstructive surgery on hands and face (craniofacial), skin tissue, bone, and other tissue, breast cancer-related lymphedema


Recent advancements in supermicrosurgical treatment of lymphedema

Harvey Chim

Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, USA.

Research Interests: Hand surgery, peripheral nerve surgery


Distal median and radial nerve branch transfer techniques for upper extremity reanimation

Special Issue:

Peripheral Nerve Injuries in the Upper Extremity

Yung-Cheng Chiu

School of Medicine, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan.

Research Interests: Orthopedics, hand surgery, microsurgery, bone and cartilage research

Roberto Cuomo

Plastic Surgery Unit, Department of Medicine, Surgery and Neuroscience, University of Siena, Siena, Italy.

Research Interests: Melanoma skin cancer, non melanoma skin cancer, rare skin cancer, wound healing, regenerative surgery, post-bariatric plastic surgery, breast cancer, breast reconstruction, aesthetic surgery, aesthetic medicine, abdominoplasty, arms lift, tummy tuck, lipofilling, fat graft

Special Issue:

Skin Wound Healing and Aesthetic Outcomes

New Developments and Concerns in Abdominoplasty

Artificial Intelligence in Plastic Surgery

Adrien Daigeler

BG Trauma Center, Eberhard-Karls University Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany.

Research Interests: Reconstructive surgery, soft tissue sarcoma surgery, hand surgery

Tine Engberg Damsgaard

Department of Plastic Surgery and Burns, Treatment, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet; Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Research Interests: Breast reconstruction, lymphatic reconstruction

Godard de Ruiter

Department of Neurosurgery, Haaglanden Medical Center, The Hague, Netherlands.

Research Interests: Peripheral nerve surgery, spine and traumatic brain injury


Systematic review on the centrocentral anastomosis technique for the surgical treatment of traumatic neuromas

Special Issue:

Neuropathic Pain after Trauma: Risk Factors and Treatment

Efterpi Demiri

School of Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Papageorgiou Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece.

Research Interests: Breast reconstruction, breast surgery, lymphedema surgery, hand surgery, microsurgical limb reconstruction

Miroslav L. Djordjevic

School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Serbia and Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA.

Research Interests: Gender affirmation surgery, reconstructive surgery


Epispadias: recent techniques

Urethroplasty: current techniques and management of complications

Special Issue:

Urethroplasty: Current Techniques and Management of Complications

Adrian Dragu

Department of Plastic and Hand Surgery, University Center of Orthopedics and Trauma Surgery, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Fetscherstraße, Dresden, Germany.

Research Interests: Burn injuries, hand surgery, thermal injury, reconstructive body shaping, aesthetic surgery

Francesco M. Egro

Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

Research Interests: Microsurgery, burn surgery, complex reconstruction, regenerative medicine, surgical education

Alfio Ferlito

Coordinator of the International Head and Neck Scientific Group, Padua, Italy.

Research Interests: Head and neck surgery, oncology, and cancer research

Pietro Gentile

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgical Science, “Tor Vergata” University, Rome, Italy.

Research Interests: Hair regrowth, fat graft, breast reconstruction, wound healing, face rejuvenation, platelet rich plasma, regenerative medicine

Special Issue:

The Use of Platelet-Rich Plasma in Skin Regeneration

Stefano Gentileschi

Department of Plastic Surgery, Centre for Surgical Treatment of Lymphedema, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy.

Research Interests: Plastic and reconstructive surgery, microsurgery, facial plastic surgery, squamous cell carcinoma, basal cell carcinoma, melanoma, breast surgery, lymphedema

Francesca Romana Grippaudo

Plastic Surgery Unit, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy.

Research Interests: Breast implant, body contouring, silicone and dermal fillers complication, abdominal wall reconstruction, ear malformation repair, minimally invasive laser technologies, dermal fillers

Amgad Hanna

Department of Neurosurgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA.

Research Interests: Microneurosurgery, neuroanatomy, neurosurgery, peripheral nerve surgery, brachial plexus injuries

Yong Ju Jang

Department of Otolaryngology, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, Ulsan, South Korea.

Research Interests: Rhinoplasty

Ruben Yap Kannan

Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead, UK.

Research Interests: Facial nerve paralysis, head and neck surgery

Special Issue:

Surgical Management of Traumatic Facial Nerve Injuries

Nolan S. Karp

Department of Plastic Surgery, New York University Langone Health, New York, NY, USA.

Research Interests: Breast reconstruction, reduction, augmentation, flap reconstruction

Kenji Kawamura

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Nara Medical Universit, Kashihara, Nara, Japan.

Research Interests: Hand surgery

Vaughan Keeley

Lymphoedema Department, University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust, Derby, UK.

Research Interests: Lymphedema

Umar Daraz Khan

Reshape Clinic, Reshape House, 2-4 High Street, West Malling, Kent, UK.

Research Interests: Face lifts, rhinoplasties, breast augmentations, breast reductions, breast uplift, blepheroplasties, browlift, abdominoplasties, liposuction

Special Issue:

Aesthetic Surgery of the Breast

Petros Konofaos

Plastic Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA.

Research Interests: Peripheral nerve surgery, craniofacial surgery, facial paralysis, microsurgery, rhinology, head and neck surgery

Isao Koshima

International Center for Lymphedema, Hiroshima University Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan.

Research Interests: Supermicrosurgery, nerve flap, nanomicrosurgery


Preoperative ultrasound evaluation for lymphaticovenous anastomosis surgery in advanced breast cancer-related lymphedema

Special Issue:

Recent Advances in Microsurgery for Lymphedema

Special Feature on Breast Cancer-Related Upper Limb Lymphedema

Tsan-Shiun Lin

Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

Research Interests: Microsurgery, limb reconstruction, hepatic artery reconstruction, biliary reconstruction

Nicole Lindenblatt

Department of Plastic Surgery and Hand Surgery, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

Research Interests: Lymphedema surgery, lymphatic reconstruction, skin tissue engineering, robotic-assisted surgery, smart materials and regenerative therapies


Robotic-assisted microsurgery for lymphedema treatment

Central lymphatic surgery

Special Issue:

Current Concepts and Innovations in Lymphatic Surgery

Ning-Fei Liu

Department of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Shanghai Ninth People’s Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China.

Research Interests: Pathogenesis of lymphedema, imaging of the lymphatic system, lymphangiogenesis in disease

Xiao Long

Department of Plastic Surgery, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Beijing, China.

Research Interests: Keloid, adipose derived stem cell, lymphedema, female genital and vaginal plastic surgery, sclerosis

Special Issue:

Female Genital Cosmetic Surgery and Gender-Affirming Surgery

Stan Monstrey

Department of Plastic Surgery, Gent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium.

Research Interests: Phalloplasty, transgender surgery, burn management, plastic surgery

Special Issue:

Latest Advances in Penile Reconstruction

Gender Confirmation Surgery: Risk Factors and Complications

Fabio Nicoli

Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.

Research Interests: Head and neck reconstruction, breast surgery, scar treatment, reperfusion injury, lymphology & microvascular surgery, laser therapy, robotic surgery and regenerative medicine

Stephen S. Park

Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Division of Facial Plastic Surgery, Univeristy of Virginia, Univeristy of Virginia, VA, USA.

Research Interests: Facial plastic surgery, rhinoplasty, nasal reconstruction, head and neck surgery

Elias Polykandriotis

Department of Plastic and Hand Surgery, Sana Hospital Hof, Academic Teaching Hospital of Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen - Nurnberg FAU, Erlangen, Germany.

Research Interests: Wound, tissue engineering, regenerative medicine, flexor tendon repair

Samuel O. Poore

Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health Madison, WI, USA.

Research Interests: Peripheral nerve regeneration, functional anatomy and neural engineering, prosthetic development, neural prosthetics, vascular tissue engineering, microsurgical education, clinical outcomes in plastic and reconstructive surgery


Management of symptomatic neuromas: a narrative review of the most common surgical treatment modalities in amputees

Essential neural anatomy for creating a clinically translatable osseointegrated neural interface for prosthetic control in sheep

Special Issue:

Advancing Peripheral Nerve Repair

Lee L. Q. Pu

Division of Plastic Surgery, University of California, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA.

Research Interests: Cosmetic facial surgery, lower-extremity reconstruction, reconstructive breast surgery, fat grafting, microsurgery, cosmetic surgery of the breast

Allen M. Putterman

Department of Ophthalmology and Oculofacial Plastic Surgery, The University of Illinois Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA.

Research Interests: Cosmetic blepharoplasty, blepharoptosis

Special Issue:

Management and Treatment of Ptosis

Siegmar Reinert

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Stuttgart General Hospital, Germany.

Research Interests: Cleft surgery including septorhinoplasty, reconstructive Head and neck surgery, microsurgery, trauma surgery, endoscopic assisted surgery

Joseph M. Rosen

Department of Surgery, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH, USA.

Research Interests: Nerve repair and human machine interfaces, microsurgery and transplantation of limbs, computer-aided surgery, virtual reality simulators and methods of education, telemedicine and informatics, healthcare delivery for medical disasters and counter measures for bio-terrorism


Treatment of recurrent carpal tunnel syndrome with fat grafting as an adjunct

Special Issue:

Tissue Engineering for the Repair of Peripheral Nerve Injury

Warren Matthew Rozen

Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Peninsula Clinical School, Central Clinical School, Faculty of Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.

Research Interests: Breast surgery, breast reconstruction with autologous tissue, hand surgery, skin cancer management

Special Issue:

Artificial Intelligence in Plastic Surgery

Ara A. Salibian

Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Center for Lymphatic Disease and Breast Microsurgery, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA.

Research Interests: Breast reconstruction, lymphedema

Gennaro Selvaggi

Department of Plastic Surgery, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden.

Research Interests: Breast surgery, gender surgery, gender Identity, plastic surgery, cosmetic surgery


Regulatory measures when implementing a new medical device into the cosmetic surgery industry. A case example: Macrolane

Michael Sorkin

Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, James Cancer Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA.

Research Interests: Wound healing and regeneration, stem cell biology, inflammation-mediated fibrosis, mammaplasty

Special Issue:

Musculoskeletal and Cutaneous Wound Healing in Plastic Surgery

Matthew E. Spector

Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, Michigan Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI, USA.

Research Interests: Head and neck reconstruction


Consideration of liquid biomarkers for surveillance of HPV-related oropharyngeal cancer in veteran populations

Special Issue:

New Advances in Head and Neck Reconstruction

Brwon Spencer

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Camden, USA.

Research Interests: Wound healing and regenerative stem cells in aesthetic surgery

Hiroo Suami

Department of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Health and Human Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia.

Research Interests: Anatomical study of the lymphatic system, alterations of lymphatic structure in lymphedema, sentinel node biopsy, indocyanine green imaging


Overview of magnetic resonance lymphography for imaging lymphoedema

Special Issue:

Recent Advances in Breast Cancer-related Lymphedema

Jia-Ming Sun

Department of Plastic Surgery, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, Hubei, China.

Research Interests: Mammaplasty, stem cells, tissue engineering, breast plastic surgery, complex trauma repair


Safety of prepectoral breast reconstruction after mastectomies: a single-arm meta-analysis

XiaoMing Sun

Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Shanghai Ninth People's Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China.

Research Interests: Facial plastic surgery, Skin regeneration, facial rejuvenation

Special Issue:

Complications after Facial Plastic Injection

Larissa Sweeny

Department of Otolaryngology, Division of Head and Neck Oncology, Division of Microvascular Reconstruction, University of Miami - Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA.

Research Interests: Head and neck cancer, transoral robotic surgery, microvascular reconstruction, thyroid and parathyroid disease

Gianluca Martino Tartaglia

Department of Biomedical, Surgical and Dental Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Milan, Milan, Italy.

Research Interests: Craniomandibular disorders, fixed prosthodontics, oral pathology, oral surgery, maxillofacial surgery, dentistry, periodontics and oral pathology, orthodontics, fracture

Dominique Van Neste

Skin and Hair Clinic, Skinterface, Tournai and Brussels, Belgium.

Research Interests: Hair growth measurement, hair and scalp disorders in dermatology

Special Issue:

Changing Trends in Hair Transplantation and Restoration

Ke-Ming Wang

Department of General Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery Hospital of Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China.

Research Interests: Rhinoplasty, congenital facial deformity, facial rejuvenation

Xianwen Wang

School of Biomedical Engineering, Anhui Medical University, Hefei, China.

Research Interests: Cancer therapy, nanomedicine, biomaterials, drug delivery, nanotechnology, burn injury, wound healing

You-Bin Wang

Department of Plastic Surgery, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Beijing, China.

Research Interests: Keloids, scar repair, breast reconstruction, cleft lip and palate repair, external ear reconstruction, cleft lip and palate repair

Special Issue:

Keloid and Its Treatment

Traci Ann Wilgus

Department of Pathology, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA.

Research Interests: Regeneration, angiogenesis, inflammation, papilloma, skin neoplasms, sunburn, wounds and injuries


Inflammation as an orchestrator of cutaneous scar formation: a review of the literature

Stephen Anthony Wolfe

Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, Miami, FL, USA.

Research Interests: Skin tissue repair, bone replace, reconstructive surgery on hands and face

Alex K. Wong

Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

Research Interests: Breast cancer, breast reconstruction, chest and abdominal wall reconstruction, chronic wounds, lower extremity reconstruction, lymphedema, microsurgery, non-healing radiated wounds, sarcoma reconstruction, scalp reconstruction, skin cancer resection and reconstruction

Special Issue:

Complex Reconstruction of the Face, Breast and Wounds with Microvascular Free Flaps

Da-Ping Yang

Department of Plastic Surgery, The Second Affiliated Hospital of Harbin Medical University, Harbin, Heilongjiang, China.

Research Interests: Facial rejuvenation, breast surgery, flaps, facial paralysis, facial rejuvenation surgery series, eye rejuvenation surgery, breast plastic and repair, traumatic skin suture, skin flap transplantation

Cheng-Gang Yi

Department of Plastic Surgery, Xijing Hospital, Xi'an, Shaanxi, China.

Research Interests: Fat grafting, body contouring, breast augmentation, breast reconstruction, liposuction

Hidehiko Yoshimatsu

Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Cancer Institute Hospital of the Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research, Tokyo, Japan.

Research Interests: Flaps, free tissue graft, lymphedema, breast reconstruction, lymphedema surgery, microsurgery

Nan-Ze Yu

Department of Plastic Surgery, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Beijing, China.

Research Interests: Facial rejuvenation, blepharoplasty, facial reconstructive surgery

Special Issue:

Treatment of Facial Aging: from the Perspective of Multiple Dimensions

Facial Injectable Updates, Prevention and Management of Complications

Ang Zeng

Department of Plastic Surgery, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Beijing, China.

Research Interests: Breast reconstructive and aesthetic surgery, flap surgery and microsurgery

All members of the Editorial Board have identified their affiliated institutions or organizations, along with the corresponding country or geographic region. OAE Publishing Inc. remains neutral with regard to any jurisdictional claims.

Plastic and Aesthetic Research
ISSN 2349-6150 (Online)   2347-9264 (Print)


All published articles are preserved here permanently:



All published articles are preserved here permanently: