Howard S. Caplan, MD

Howard S. Caplan, MD

Howard S. Caplan, MD, is an attending surgeon in the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Birthmarks, Breast/chest wall deformities, General reconstructive surgery, Hand and toe surgery both congenital and traumatic, Scar revisions
Locations: Main Campus; Specialty Care & Surgery Center, King of Prussia, S. Goddard Blvd.
Phone: 215-590-2208

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Internship

Surgery - Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Residency

General Surgery - Hospital of University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Plastic Surgery - Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Fellowship

Hand Surgery - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Plastic Surgery
Surgery

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Surgeon

Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery, Department of Plastic Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Departments and Services

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

American College of Surgeons
American Medical Association
American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons
American Society for Surgery of the Hand
Robert H. Ivy Society