Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon Moody Joins UAMS

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LITTLE ROCK – Marcus W. Moody, M.D., who specializes in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery as well as endoscopic sinus surgery, has joined the Department of Otolaryngology at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS).


Moody was recruited to UAMS after recently completing a one-year fellowship in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery at Rousso Facial Plastic Surgery in Birmingham, Ala.


Moody received his medical degree in 2001 from the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, Tenn., and completed his residency in otolaryngology and head and neck surgery at the Medical University of South Carolina, in Charleston, S.C.


He is an assistant professor in the Department of Otolaryngology and will spend four days each week in the clinic and operating rooms at UAMS and one day a week at Arkansas Children’s Hospital.

UAMS is the state’s only comprehensive academic health center, with five colleges, a graduate school, a medical center, six centers of excellence and a statewide network of regional centers. UAMS has about 2,435 students and 715 medical residents. It is one of the state’s largest public employers with about 9,400 employees, including nearly 1,000 physicians who provide medical care to patients at UAMS, Arkansas Children’s Hospital, the VA Medical Center and UAMS’ Area Health Education Centers throughout the state. UAMS and its affiliates have an economic impact in Arkansas of $5 billion a year. For more information, visit www.uams.edu.