Brown University Alpert Medical School | Rhode Island Hospital

Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Veterans Affairs Plastic Surgery


Division Chief: Dr. Scott Schmidt


The Department of Plastic Surgery provides a full spectrum of services at the Providence Veterans Hospital.  Dr. Bevivino leads the head and face reconstructive surgery team, while Dr. Schmidt provides a comprehensive hand practice.  We also work with our colleagues in dermatology, general surgery, orthopaedic surgery, and vascular surgery for complex wound management and reconstruction.


Our services at the VA Hospital include:


-Traumatic and acquired hand deformities


-Complex wrist surgery


-Head and neck reconstruction


-General reconstructive plastic surgery



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