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Dr. Laurence I. Arnold is a Plastic Surgeon serving the Asheville area for more than 11 years. after relocating from South Florida. Dr. Arnold is experienced in Breast Reconstruction( TRAM flaps, implants), and has vast experience with patients referred, who have failed reconstructions or complications after breast implants ( capsular contracture, and ruptured silicone implants). In addition, Dr Arnold is skilled in microsurgical reconstruction to repair complex wounds of the head and neck and facial palsy. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is an active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and member of the North Carolina medical Society and Western Carolina Medical Society. Dr. Arnold was also awarded the Patients' Choice Award, On-Time Doctor Award, Compassionate Doctor Recognition and the Good Samaritan Award by the Florida Medical Society. He greatest enjoyment comes from volunteer work and currently serves as President of Small World Foundation, a 501c3 non profit humanitarian organization.
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This content was provided by Dr. Arnold "After more than twenty years of experience, we have strived to provide our patients with quality care and compassion. Choosing a qualified board certified plastic surgeon by the American Board of Plastic Surgery is very important. We offer complimentary cosmetic consultations. Patients may return for a subsequent visit prior to surgery, in order to make sure that each patient is well informed. Surgical procedures requiring general anesthesia are supervised in the hospital by MD anesthesiologist"
Pediatric Plastic Surgery
Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
Adult Reconstructive Surgery
Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
Breast Lift Surgery
Breast Surgical Procedure
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Facial Bone Fracture Repair
Laser Skin Resurfacing
Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
Orbital Floor Fracture Repair
Pediatric Reconstructive Surgery
Skin and Tissue Reduction
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for North Carolina.
No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
0 Board Actions
No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
Medical School | Graduated 1983
Mount Sinai Hospital
Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
Lahey Clinic Hospital
Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
Microsurgery Research Center, St Vincents Hosp, Melbourne, Australia
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
Good Samaritan Award, Florida Medical Society, 2001
Media & Publications
multiple journals, 1990
Memberships & Professional Affiliations
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