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Gloria Sue


Plastic and reconstructive surgeon

Dr. Gloria Sue is a plastic and reconstructive surgeon who specializes in care for children and adolescents with hand and wrist conditions, both those present at birth and those resulting from injury. She also provides reconstructive surgery to treat other parts of the body.

Sue's research on hand surgery has been funded by the National Institutes of Health.

Sue earned her medical degree from Yale School of Medicine. She completed a residency in plastic and reconstructive surgery at Stanford Medicine, followed by a fellowship in hand surgery at the University of California, Los Angeles.

In addition to caring for patients, Sue is an assistant professor in the UCSF Department of Surgery's plastic surgery division. She has participated in several humanitarian trips abroad to provide hand and reconstructive surgery for people in need.

  • Education

    Yale University, MD, 2014

  • Residencies

    Stanford Medicine, Plastic Surgery, 2021

  • Fellowships

    UCLA, Hand Surgery, 2022

  • Academic Title

    Assistant Professor

Every person is unique. It’s a privilege to provide personalized surgical care with my team.

Where I see patients (1)

    Fetal surgery firsts

    The first open fetal surgery in the world was performed at UCSF in the early 1980s.