Bruce Mast, MD

Bruce A Mast, MD, FACS

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Bruce Mast, M.D., F.A.C.S., is a professor and chief of plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Florida College of Medicine. He is also Associate Dean of Regional Programs for the College of Medicine.

He earned his medical degree from the Rutger-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, N.J. He completed his general surgery training at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond and his plastic and reconstructive fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh and the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.

Dr. Mast specializes in cosmetic surgical procedures, breast reconstruction and reduction, and skin cancer. He is board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. In 2013. He serves in a variety of leadership roles in regional and national plastic surgery organizations. He has lectured nationally and internationally on the topics of aesthetic surgery and breast surgery.

Dr. Mast previously served as a UF assistant professor of surgery in the division of plastic and reconstructive surgery from 1995 to 2000, followed by working in private practice in Gainesville for 10 years before returning to UF in 2010.


Residency - Plastic Surgery
University of Pittsburgh

Fellowship - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

Residency - Surgery
Medical College of Virginia

Research Fellow
Medical College of Virginia

Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey

Board Certification

  • Plastic Surgery - American Board of Plastic Surgery

Honors and Awards

Castle Connelly Top Doctor

America's Top Surgeons

America's Top Cosmetic Surgeons