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Aims & Scope


Facial Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine (Formerly, JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery) is a multispecialty journal with a key mission to provide physicians and providers with the most accurate and innovative information in the discipline of facial plastic (reconstructive and cosmetic) interventions.

Facial Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine strives to:

  • Promote the art and science of facial plastic interventions by publishing significant peer-reviewed articles on all aspects of reconstructive and cosmetic surgery of the head and neck.
  • Promote the education and contributions of physicians and providers worldwide.
  • Provide a forum to present important and relevant issues in ethics and public policy as related to the discipline.

Facial Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine is the official publication for the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Inc., the European Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery, and the International Federation of Facial Plastic Surgery Societies.


Society Affiliations:

Indexed/Abstracted in:

  • PubMed/MEDLINE
  • Science Citation Index Expanded
  • Current Contents®/Clinical Medicine
  • Essential Science Indicators
  • Scopus
The views, opinions, findings, conclusions and recommendations set forth in any Journal article are solely those of the authors of those articles and do not necessarily reflect the views, policy or position of the Journal, its Publisher, its editorial staff or any affiliated Societies and should not be attributed to any of them.