Dr. Eric WrightBoard certified plastic surgeon
Specializes in both aesthetic and reconstructive surgery, including face and body rejuvenation, breast surgery (augmentation, revision and reconstruction) and the surgical management of complex wounds.
Dr. Eric J. Wright is a board certified plastic surgeon that specializes in both aesthetic and reconstructive surgery, including face and body rejuvenation, breast surgery (augmentation, revision and reconstruction) and the surgical management of complex wounds.
An Arkansas native, Dr. Wright completed his undergraduate degrees at the University of Arkansas-Fayetteville graduating summa cum laude. He then obtained his medical degree at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences graduating as a Barton Scholar with the highest GPA and as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society.
Dr. Wright completed a six-year integrated plastic and reconstructive surgery residency at the prestigious Stanford University Hospital in Palo Alto, California. During his residency, Dr. Wright trained with nationally recognized aesthetic and reconstructive surgeons. He continued his extensive plastic and reconstructive training in an aesthetic and reconstructive breast fellowship at the historic teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. During this time, Dr. Wright served as a plastic surgery clinical instructor at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Wright’s additional year of fellowship training allowed him to acquire the most progressive techniques being used today in breast cancer reconstruction and revision surgery following breast augmentation. With his extensive plastic and reconstructive surgery training, Dr. Wright returned to central Arkansas were he was an Assistant Professor of Surgery at UAMS before transitioning to private practice in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Dr. Wright has authored over 30 textbook chapters and manuscripts regarding aesthetic and reconstructive surgery, including topics such as facelifts, rhinoplasty, breast reconstruction, migraine surgery and resident education. He has also presented over 20 lectures at national and international meetings and currently serves on the educational committee for the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.