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  Dr. William P. Magee, Jr. and Dr. Richard S. Rosenblum are plastic surgeons who are dedicated to a common philosophy of patient care - To treat patients, of all ages, no differently than they would treat their own family members, with respect, dignity and the absolute certainty that safe and early intervention allows individuals to achieve self confidence and a life of dignity and self-esteem. Dr. Magee and Dr. Rosenblum are certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Realizing that they could help people more effectively as a team rather than individually, they merged their ability and experiences in the year 2000.

William P. Magee Jr., DDS, MD
Dr. William P. Magee Jr., a leading plastic and craniofacial surgeon, devotes half of his professional life as a volunteer to the organization that he and his wife Kathy began in 1982. Dr. Magee joins Operation Smile's volunteer reams on numerous overseas missions each year to perform reconstructive surgery.

A New Jersey native, Dr. Magee graduated from Fordham Preparatory High School in New York I n1962. He received a Bachelor of Science degree from Mount St. Mary's College, a D.D.S. from the University of Maryland and an M.D. from George Washington University Medical School, as well as honorary degrees from Fordham University, Loyola College, Old Dominion University, Villanova University and Denison University. He served his general surgery residency at the University of Virginia Medical School, in 1975 was awarded the Hays-Fulbright Scholar Grant from the Franco-American Commission were he studied with Dr. Paul Tessier, the father of craniofacial surgery. In 1978, Dr. Magee completed his plastic surgery residency at the Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine. He completed advanced studies in his field in Switzerland, Germany and Scotland.


Dr. Magee is the father of five children, all of whom have served on medical missions and are active in volunteer work for Operation Smile. In private practice, he serves as President of Magee-Rosenblum Plastic Surgery, Inc., Norfolk. He has practiced medicine in Norfolk since 1978. He held the Kasanjian Lectureship at the American Society of Plastic Surgery in San Francisco in 1977 and has written numerous articles for scientific journals and has contributed chapters for books. Dr. Magee serves as chairman and is a lifetime member of the Board of Directors of Operation Smile.

  • Graduated from Fordham Preparatory High Scholl in New York
  • Bachelor of Science degree from Mount St Mary1s College
  • D.D.S. from University of Maryland
  • M.D. from George Washington Medical School
  • General Surgery residency at University of Virginia Medical School
  • Plastic Surgery residency at Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine
  • Advnced educational studies in Switzerland, France, Germany and Scotland
  • President Plastic Surgery Associates, Inc in Norfolk, Virginia, where he practiced medicine since 1978.
  • Accompanies annul overseas missions as volunteer
  • Lifetime member and chairman of Operation Smile Board of Directors
  • President Magee-Rosenblum Plastic Surgery, Inc. in Norfolk, Virginia.


  • Richard S. Rosenblum, MD
    Richard S. Rosenblum, M.D. is a Norfolk native. He graduated from Norfolk Academy and went on to attend Colgate University receiving a BA in Religion. He then returned to Virginia and attended the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond.

    After completing a six year residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Kentucky, he headed south to prestigious Vanderbilt University to receive training in Plastic and Reonstructive Surgery. He then completed a Pediatric Plastic and Craniofacial Fellowship with Dr. William Magee which included participation in several Operation Smile International Missions as well as visiting fellowships in the United States and Europe.

    In returning to Hampton Roads, he joins a medical community in which his father, Dr. Fred Rosenblum, D.D.S., has been a pediatric dentist for over 30 years. The younger Dr. Rosenblum maintains the same enthusiasm and commitment for caring for pediatric patients with plastic and reconstructive surgical needs.

    Dr. Rosenblum has lectured both nationally and internationally on pediatric plastic surgery and craniosynostosis. His specific interests are in cleft lip and cleft palate surgery, craniofacial disorders and ear reconstruction. In joining Dr. Magee and establishing the Institute for Craniofacial and Plastic Surgery, Dr. Rosenblum joins in the vision of creating a craniofacial center of excellence in our region.
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