Brown University Alpert Medical School | Rhode Island Hospital

Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Division of Aesthetic Surgery


Division Chief: Dr. Patrick Sullivan


The Department of Plastic Surgery is a premier institution in New England for aesthetic surgery.  The goals of aesthetic surgery are to enhance physical appearance of the body through surgical and nonsurgical means.


As aesthetic surgery is a component of plastic surgery, all plastic surgeons in the department received rigorous training and are backed by years of experience.  Our surgeons are members of American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.


Common aesthetic procedures include:


-Face and neck lift


-Upper and lower eyelid surgeries


-Brow lift


-Scar revisions




-Chin augmentation


-Body contour surgeries (liposuction)




-Breast augmentation




-Injectables (Neurotoxins and fillers)


-Laser skin rejuvenation


-Chemical peels




*Brown University Alpert Medical School Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery