About Dr Timothy Mountcastle
Plastic Surgery Northern Virginia
Timothy S. Mountcastle, M.D.
Dr. Timothy Mountcastle graduated with honors from Howard University and is a recognized specialist in plastic surgery. As a Virginia native, he is pleased to return to the area after completing his training in Louisiana. He trained at the prestigious Charity Hospital in New Orleans for seven years and earned degrees in both general and plastic surgery from Louisiana State University. During his tenure at LSU, he was appointed chief resident in both general and plastic surgery.
This position is held by the most qualified resident as elected by the staff and his peers. Dr. Mountcastle is the Chief of Plastic Surgery at INOVA Loudoun County Hospital and is the Medical Director of Mountcastle Plastic Surgery & Vein Institute in Reston, Leesburg and Ashburn. He is board certified in general surgery and is a member of the National Capital Society of Plastic Surgeons and Virginia Society of Plastic Surgeons as well. He is also a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, which is reserved for Pysician members with all true honors accompanied by the responsibility to sustain the vision and goals of the society: Professionalism, Scholarship, Leadership and Service.
Practicing aesthetic and reconstructive surgery since 2004 and vein surgery since 1999, Dr. Mountcastle is one of only a few plastic surgeons in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area who performs "DIEP" breast reconstruction and vein surgery. Dr. Mountcastle specializes in breast surgery, including breast augmentations, breast reductions, reconstructions, and breast enhancement employing fat grafting. His other areas of expertise include the treatment of veins with minimally-invasive technologies, such as VNUS Ablation, ultrasound-guided sclerotherapy, laser ablation of veins, and microphlebectomy. Dr. Mountcastle also performs abdominoplasty procedures or tummy tucks and is an expert in laser liposuction performing 100's of cases a year.
Dr. Mountcastle has been a speaker at various national conferences for plastic surgeons and has authored several papers on plastic and general surgery. Currently, he is on staff at INOVA Loudoun County Hospital at Lansdowne,Va., INOVA Fair Oaks Hospital and INOVA Fairfax Hospital. By engaging patients in a thorough consultation, he is able to understand patient's desires and concerns. This dialogue is then incorporated into the surgical process. Dr. Mountcastle is known by his patients for his warm, personal demeanor, and his passion for the details of cosmetic surgery.
An active member of his Leesburg, Va. community, he is deeply committed to community service and charitable endeavors such as children's outreach and on-site assistance to medical missions in Honduras, Colombia, and Bolivia. Dr. Mountcastle also sits on the board of directors of Borromeo Housing Inc., which manages the Elizabeth House residential program for homeless teenage mothers and their children in Arlington, Va.
Dr. Mountcastle enjoys spending time with his pug, Madison and participating in sports such as soccer, tennis, and boating, as well as both water- and snow-skiing. Dr Mountcastle is also a proud new parent having just had his first child, Catherine.