Aaron C. Mason, MD, FAAP, specializes in adult cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgery and pediatric craniofacial and plastic surgery. He is the only US physician trained as both a pediatrician and a plastic surgeon having trained at the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, and the University of Toronto, Canada. Dr. Mason was a primary investigator studying the use of liposuction-derived fat for reconstructive uses, including early studies investigating the prospect of stem cells residing in fat. His clinical interests include breast surgery, skin cancer, facial rejuvenation, laser resurfacing, liposculpting, and body contouring, as well as cleft care, vascular lesion, and complex craniofacial anomalies in children. He has authored numerous peer reviewed papers and textbook chapters. Dr. Mason is board certified by both the American Board of Plastic Surgery and American Board of Pediatrics. He is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgery, the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Cleft Palate Craniofacial Association, the American Society of Craniofacial Surgeons, and the American Society of Maxillofacial Surgery. He brings his 19 years of experience to the Bluffton/Hilton Head/Beaufort area at Weniger Plastic Surgery.
Board Certification: American Board of Plastic Surgery
American Board of Pediatrics
Fellowship: Craniofacial Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
Residency: Plastic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Residency: General Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
MD: University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
BA: Biology, Washington & Jefferson College, Washington, PA
Research: Identification and Utility of Stem Cells in Liposuctioned Fat
Author, Lecturer, Researcher
Dr. Mason’s mission trip to Vietnam
Dr Mason with patient in Vietnam
Recovery Room With Jen Weniger
Dr. Mason’s mission trip to Haiti
Dr. Mason with patients in Haiti
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