Elizabeth Zielins, MD

Plastic Surgery Resident

Liz grew up in California and became interested in craniofacial surgery after her experiences growing up with a cleft lip and palate. Liz went to University of California, Riverside for undergraduate and UCLA for medical school. After medical school, she pursued a postdoctoral research fellowship at Stanford University before matching in to plastic surgery at UW. After residency, she will pursue a craniofacial fellowship, which would allow her to give back to a field which has given her so much.




  • MD, University of California, Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine, 2016
  • BS, University of California, Riverside, 2009