Plastic Surgeon Job Description

A plastic surgeon is a type of physician who specializes in surgical operations related to skin, soft tissue, and underlying structures of the body.

These specialized surgeons perform a number of procedures, including cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, using both surgical and non-surgical techniques.

A plastic surgeon’s training includes at least four years of residency in a surgical department and one year in a plastic surgery training program.

In addition, plastic surgeons undergo training specific to plastic surgery, which may include microsurgery, reconstructive surgery, and cosmetic surgery.

Updated on:     
October 7, 2022

Job Brief:

We're looking for a skilled plastic surgeon to help us meet our increasing demand. The ideal candidate will be highly trained and experienced in all aspects of plastic surgery. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, and the opportunity to work in a highly respected and growing practice.

Plastic Surgeon Duties:

  • Perform different types of surgeries
  • Operate on patients using both open surgery and minimally invasive techniques
  • Perform inpatient and outpatient surgeries
  • Train and educate residents and medical students
  • Keep medical charts up to date
  • Oversee and administer operations within the facility
  • Maintain current knowledge of new techniques and medications
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Plastic Surgeon Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement plastic surgery marketing strategies, including advertising, social media, and website
  • Coordinate medical events, including safety seminars, free screenings, and community outreach
  • Conduct research and report on the latest surgical techniques
  • Meet with patients to assess their needs and discuss their plastic surgery goals and expectations
  • Build and maintain positive relationships with referring physicians
  • Create and maintain strong referral sources
  • Develop positive relationships with patients' families
  • Provide consultation and recommendations for plastic surgery procedures and follow-up care

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Requirements And Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in medicine or dentistry
  • 3+ years’ relevant experience in plastic surgery
  • Knowledge of plastic surgery procedures, and ability to perform them
  • Knowledge of plastic surgery technology and techniques
  • Ability to communicate effectively with patients and colleagues
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills

At Company Name, we believe that diversity and inclusion are key to success. We are committed to building a team that is representative of a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences. We encourage applications from people of all races, religions, national origins, genders, , , gender expressions, and ages.