Postgraduate Diploma in Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery

The objective of the Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery programme offered by the Oxford International Academy is to produce Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons equipped with ability to translate research findings to clinical practice


  • Covers all key aspects of plastic, reconstructive and aesthetic surgery
  • Suitable for healthcare professionals in the UK and internationally
  • Developed in the UK with partnership with the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons
  • This programme , which is suitable for both training and professional development, covers all aspects of plastic surgery, such as essentials skills, surgical principles, burns and specific body parts. It is suitable for healthcare professionals around the world.

    The highly engaging content includes photographs, diagrams and self-assessment questions, which help to reinforce learning and test your understanding on key concepts. There are also links to further recommended reading sources.

Postgraduate Diploma in Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery

5 000,00€ Regular Price
500,00€Sale Price
  • Essential Knowledge and Skills

    • Introduction to plastic, reconstructive and aesthetic surgery
    • Skin
    • Nervous system
    • Musculoskeletal system
    • Immune system
    • Blood and blood vessels

    Surgical Principles

    • Preparation for plastic surgery
    • Operative techniques in plastic surgery
    • Skin grafts and flaps
    • Lasers in plastic surgery (including Core of Knowledge)
    • Postoperative care

    Head and Neck

    • Head and neck trauma
    • Head and neck cancer
    • Aesthetic surgery of the head and neck

    Congenital Head, Neck and Skin

    • Congenital anomalies of the head and neck
    • Cleft lip and palate
    • Congenital anomalies of the skin

    Upper Limb

    • Congenital anomalies of the upper limb
    • Trauma in the upper limb
    • Neurological abnormalities of the upper limb
    • Dupuytren's disease

    Breast and Chest

    • Benign conditions of the breast
    • Breast cancer
    • Breast reconstruction
    • Aesthetic surgery of the breast

    Lower Trunk

    • Surgery of the abdominal wall
    • Reconstruction of the perineum
    • Pressure sores
    • Surgery of the male and female genitalia

    Lower Limb

    • Lymphoedema
    • Vascular malformations
    • Lower limb trauma
    • Surgical procedures in the lower limb


    • General principles
    • Initial management
    • Surgical management
    • Complications
    • Rehabilitation
    • Secondary reconstruction