Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

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Center for Human Appearance

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Center for Human Appearance

The Center for Human Appearance is unique. Founded in 1987 as the first and still the most comprehensive academically based center dedicated to the research and education of appearance related problems and quality of life.

Our core group of medical and psychological specialists:
Plastic Surgeons Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons Otorhinolaryngologists
Dermatologists culoplastic Surgeons Psychologists


Our team works together to address both the physical and psychological aspects of appearance.  Our efforts include research and education in the areas of birth, traumatic and post tumor defects and cosmetic issues of the face, body and extremities.