Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon Joins UAMS

By David Robinson

Honnebier, also an assistant professor in the UAMS College of Medicine, specializes in cleft and craniofacial reconstruction and performs general reconstructive procedures. She has completed three fellowships:

• Craniofacial Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia
• Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Oregon Health & Sciences University, Portland, Ore.
• Hand and Micro Surgery, Oregon Health & Sciences University

Honnebier received her medical degree from the University of California, Los Angeles, and a doctorate in medicine from the University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands. She completed a general surgery residency and internship at the John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa.

She is an American Board of Surgery diplomate and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

UAMS is the state’s only comprehensive academic health center, with colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Health Related Professions and Public Health; a graduate school; a 540,000-square-foot hospital; a statewide network of regional centers; and six institutes: the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute, the Jackson T. Stephens Spine & Neurosciences Institute, the Myeloma Institute for Research and Therapy, the Harvey & Bernice Jones Eye Institute, the Psychiatric Research Institute and the Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging. It is the only adult Level 1 trauma center in the state. UAMS has 2,836 students and 761 medical residents. It is the state’s largest public employer with more than 10,000 employees, including nearly 1,150 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. Visit or