The Spirit of Interplast

The most important aspect in the comparative criteria used by the young resident is "how much experience do you get? And how good are the faculty." Of course the resident has an eye towards "will I be able to practice plastic reconstructive surgery and hand surgery after graduation from the residency?


The Magic of the Good Case

When I first came to Stanford, I was assigned Chief of Plastic Surgery and had a clinic. Patients were few and far between. When I returned home after work, Judy would ask, Q: “How was your day?” A: “Wonderful! We had three good cases.” So what the heck is a good case? How can any …