Center for Plastic Surgery
1945 Old Gallows Road, Suite 400
Tysons Corner, VA 22182
Phone: (703) 560-2850
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

Center for Plastic Surgery
5550 Friendship Blvd, Suite 130
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
Phone: (301) 652-7700
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

Lower Extremity Reconstruction

Not long ago, a severe injury to the lower leg, foot, or ankle might have required amputation and a life defined by limitations on physical activity. Today, specially trained surgeons at Center for Plastic Surgery are often able to save these limbs and restore near-normal form and function through microsurgery for their patients from Washington, DC; Chevy Chase and Bethesda, MD; Arlington and Fairfax, VA; and beyond.

What Is Microsurgery?

Microsurgery is a specialized technique that involves using a microscope and fine instruments to take tissue from one part of the body, along with its small blood vessels, moving that tissue to another part of the body, and then reconnecting these small blood vessels to other small blood vessels at the new site.

This technique has enabled surgeons to preserve vitality, form, and function of severely injured limbs, including the legs, feet, toes, hands, and fingers, allowing a patient to regain mobility in the injured area. Additionally, microsurgery can be used to correct congenital deformities in the hands or lower extremities. Techniques have advanced during recent years to include nerve repair as well as complex transplant procedures.

Established Excellence

Choose the experts that locals know and trust. Our multigenerational practice includes 4 board-certified plastic surgeons who provide the best possible care with state-of-the-art technology.

Meet Our Surgeons
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Microsurgery for Lower Extremity Reconstruction

For patients who have experienced a traumatic injury to a leg, foot, or ankle, microsurgery can help to restore a more normal appearance and function to the affected limb. By transferring muscle, nerve, and vascular tissue from another area, such as the thigh, to the injured area, surgically reconnecting the blood supply, and restoring nerve structures, a surgeon can help a patient regain movement and sensation in the area of injury.

About Microsurgery at Center for Plastic Surgery

The team of plastic surgeons at Center for Plastic Surgery includes specialists in microsurgical reconstruction. In addition to lower extremity reconstruction, our surgeons are skilled in microsurgical techniques for autologous breast reconstruction.

A Reputation Built on Results

Dr. Albino and staff are incredible. I had a double mastectomy and my doctor recommended immediate reconstruction....
Ruth is an asset to CPS & she always administers my Botox or Filler with such care & expertise & I am...
Wonderful experience with Cheryl! She takes her time with her clients to ensure everyone is comfortable...
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To meet with a surgeon in person, request a complimentary consultation using our online form. CPS has been helping patients feel more confident since 1986. We pride ourselves on providing a comfortable, caring environment for our patients.