Meet Dr. Mountcastle
Timothy S. Mountcastle, M.D. is a Double Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, General Surgeon, and the Medical Director of Mountcastle Plastic Surgery & Vein Institute serving the Northern Virginia area. He is the Former Chief of Plastic Surgery at INOVA Loudoun Hospital and has been practicing aesthetic and reconstructive surgery since 2004. He serves as the Medical Director of the National Center for Veins and has offered advanced vein removal surgery since 1999. In 2014 and 2015, Northern Virginia Magazine named Dr. Mountcastle as a “Top Plastic Surgeon,” and he received the Loudoun Times-Mirror Reader’s Choice Award for “Best Plastic Surgeon” in Loudoun County.
Skills And Specialties
Dr. Mountcastle is a board certified plastic surgeon who performs cosmetic and insurance based surgeries for the breasts, body, and abdomen. Through his experience and advanced training, he provides a variety of clinically proven solutions for varicose and spider veins using ultrasound-guided sclerotherapy, VeinGogh thermo coagulation, and the minimally invasive VNUS closure procedure. For more than a decade, he has performed more than 10,000 vein procedures in Northern Virginia.
Dr. Mountcastle also specializes in breast augmentations, breast lift and breast reduction surgery, breast reconstructions, and male breast reduction surgery. He is one of only a few plastic surgeons in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area that performs DTI nipple sparing breast reconstruction with exparel and spy angiogram and the mountcastle dermacell internal bra wrap. At Mountcastle Plastic Surgery & Vein Institute, he provides men and women with a variety of plastic surgery and nonsurgical skin enhancements such as tummy tucks, liposuction, facial procedures (nose surgery, and face, brow, eyelid lifts), injectables and skin tightening laser treatments. His practice has Allergan Black Diamond status and is among the top 1% of all BOTOX Cosmetic and filler injectors in the United States.
Education And Training
Before medical school, Dr. Mountcastle earned a Bachelor’s degree in biology from James Madison University. Dr. Mountcastle graduated with honors as one of the top five students of his Howard University medical school class. He trained at the prestigious Charity Hospital in New Orleans for seven years and received degrees in both general and plastic surgery from Louisiana State University. During his residency at LSU, he was appointed Chief Resident in both general surgery and plastic surgery.
Certifications & Memberships
Dr. Mountcastle is double board certified in both Plastic Surgery and General Surgery and is a member of the National Capital Society of Plastic Surgeons and the Virginia Society of Plastic Surgeons. He is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. Currently, he is on staff at Northern Virginia Surgery Center, INOVA Fair Oaks Hospital, and INOVA Fairfax Hospital. Dr. Mountcastle was also a panel physician at Fauquier Health’s Wound Healing Center.
Publications And Awards
As one of the best plastic surgeons in the country and a leader in his field, Dr. Mountcastle has been asked to speak at national conferences for plastic surgeons and has authored many articles about cosmetic and reconstructive surgeries. In 2014 -2022 , Northern Virginia Magazine has named him as a “Top Plastic Surgeon,” and he received the Loudoun Times-Mirror Reader’s Choice Award for Best Plastic Surgeon in Loudoun County. Mountcastle Plastic Surgery & Vein Institute has the esteemed Allergan Top 250 status and is among the top 1% of all BOTOX® Cosmetic and filler injectors in the United States.
Dr. Timothy Mountcastle’s distinguished career as a plastic surgeon in Virginia detailed below includes a remarkable record of experience and leadership.
Plastic Surgeon & Vein Surgeon
Loudoun Medical Group
July 2006 – Present
Medical Director & Plastic Surgeon
Mountcastle Plastic Surgery & Vein Institute
June 2006 – Present
Chief of Plastic Surgery at INOVA Loudoun Hospital
Mountcastle Plastic Surgery & Vein Institute
January 2010 – December 2013
Chief of Plastic Surgery & Medical Director
Radiance Medical Spa
January 2010 – March 2013
Chief Resident Plastic Surgery
LSU – HSC New Orleans, LA
July 2005 – July 2006
Personal & Interests
As a Virginia native, Dr. Mountcastle was delighted to return to the area after finalizing his training in Louisiana. An active member of his Leesburg community, he is dedicated to community service and charities (Children’s Outreach), and he 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 also provides site assistance to medical missions in Honduras, Colombia, and Bolivia.
At his practice, he is known by his staff and patients to be warm, caring and passionately detail oriented. When he is not changing lives, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Meredith, and their daughters, Catherine and Noelle. Their family has a loveable pug named Madison. Dr. Mountcastle is an outdoor enthusiast who loves participating in soccer, tennis, boating, water and snow skiing.
Fauquier Health’s Wound Center
Fauquier Health’s Wound Center is a privately owned, 1,200-square-foot facility which is accredited by the Joint Commission. In 2012-2014, Fauquier Health Wound Healing Center was awarded a Center of Distinction status. Dr. Timothy Mountcastle is one of five expert doctors, on their multidisciplinary team, providing the most contemporary healing methods for wound patients today. With 97 beds, 170+ physicians, and more than 1,200 staff members, this state-of-the-art surgical wound facility’s patient-centered care has exceptional outcomes. Even though it was founded in 1925, this Wound Center continues to provide the latest technology and specific treatment of wounds (especially for diabetic patients) like hyperbaric oxygen therapy.
INOVA Fair Oaks Hospital
With privileges at Inova Fair Oaks Hospital, Dr. Mountcastle delivers extraordinary surgical care to patients in Northern Virginia. Inova Fair Oaks Hospital is a 182-bed, community hospital known for its patient-centered care. They are accredited through the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations and was named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures in surgical care. The Breast Care Program at Fair Oaks is also accredited through the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC). This award-winning hospital has been recognized as one of the best hospitals in the state of Virginia. U.S. News & World Report ranked them as the 3rd best hospital in the Washington D.C. Metro area and 9th in all of Virginia. Truven Health Analytics also lists Inova Fair Oaks as one of the Nation’s 100 Top Hospitals. Because of its continued commitment to excellence, Dr. Mountcastle performs some of his plastic surgery and reconstructive procedures here.
INOVA Fairfax Hospital
Dr. Mountcastle is very proud to have medical privileges at Inova Fairfax Hospital as it has been named the best hospital in the Washington, D.C. area and number three in the state of Virginia by U.S.News & World Report four years in a row. Inova Fairfax Hospital is also accredited through the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC). Dr. Mountcastle performs some of his surgeries and breast reconstruction at this regional medical center with 833 beds. Inova Fairfax Hospital specializes in cancer diagnosis and treatment, cardiology, gastroenterology, geriatrics, nephrology, neurology & neurosurgery, pulmonology, and urology. They offer a caring, hospitable, and healing atmosphere with an expert staff that consists of award-winning physicians, nurses, clinicians, and office personnel. As one of the best hospitals in Northern Virginia, Dr. Mountcastle knows that his patients and their families will receive an outstanding experience.
INOVA Northern Virginia Surgery Center
With privileges at Inova Northern Virginia Surgery Center, Dr. Mountcastle delivers extraordinary surgical care to patients in Northern Virginia. Inova Northern Virginia Surgery Center, known for its patient-centered care is accredited through the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations and was named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures in surgical care. Because of its continued commitment to excellence, Dr. Mountcastle performs some of his plastic surgery and reconstructive procedures here.
Reston Surgery Center
With privileges at Inova Northern Virginia Surgery Center, Dr. Reston Surgical Center is a leader and innovator in performing surgeries using the da Vinci Xi robot and Mazor Robotic Renaissance Guidance Systems for minimally invasive surgeries. Dr. Mountcastle is one of the many skilled surgeons to have privileges at RSC. For Dr. Mountcastle’s breast surgery patients, the Reston Hospital’s Breast Center, known for its remarkable services, is accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Center as a Breast Center of Excellence. RSC also offer state-of-the-art vascular services and treatments of vascular disease, which are also a part of Dr. Mountcastle’s specialty.