Meet The team
Dr. Edward J. Love, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Dr. Edward J. Love is a board-certified plastic surgeon who specializes in both aesthetic and reconstructive surgery, including face and body rejuvenation, and breast surgery (augmentation, revision, and reconstruction). Dr. Love also helps restore form and function to facial deformities related to skin cancer and traumatic accidents.
Edward J. Love was born in Little Rock, Arkansas. He grew up in Greenville, Mississippi, but returned to Little Rock in 2000 to practice plastic and reconstructive surgery.
Dr. Love is personally interested in helping men and women obtain their goals of feeling better and looking younger.
As a patient of Dr. Edward J. Love’s, you’ll quickly see his dedication to making you feel comfortable with your surgical decision as he is very personable, knowledgeable and has a great bedside manner. His goal is to provide you with the most information possible to help you make a decision that will meet your goals. He will put you at ease and make you feel like you have known him forever.
Dr. Love received his undergraduate degree in Biology and Psychology from the University of Mississippi and attended medical school at Tulane University, graduating in the top one-third of his class. He then completed his general surgery residency at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and did research at East Tennessee. Before returning to Little Rock, Dr. Love did further training by completing a Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.
Dr. Love has published numerous papers and presented several plastic surgery lectures at the national level. Additionally, he was the recipient of the Best Research Paper Award on Ultrasound-Assisted Liposuction from the Plastic Surgery Educational Foundation.
- Undergrad: Ole Miss, 1984-1988.
- Medical school: Tulane, 1988-1992.
- Residency: UAMS general surgery, 1992-1998.
- Research: East Tennessee, 1996-1998.
- Residency in Plastic Surgery and Reconstructive Surgery: U.T. Southwestern, 1998-2000.
- Arkansas Plastic Surgery, July 2000-2004.
- Love Plastic Surgery, April 2004-present.
- Married Mindy Love, 2014.
- The Aesthetic Society
- American Board of Plastic Surgery (2002)
- American Society of Plastic Surgeons
- Southeastern Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
- Arkansas Medical Society
- Pulaski County Medical Society
- Fellow, American College of Surgeons
- American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Medical Office Administrator
Amy has been with The Plastic Surgery Institute since 2009 and brings nearly two decades of medical office experience to the team. She is committed to providing each patient with the highest standard of care. Whether you talk to her on the phone or in the office, you can always count on receiving fast, friendly, and professional customer service!
Amy is here to assist you with all of your insurance/billing questions, as well as any other questions and/or concerns that you might have regarding your upcoming surgery or treatments. Amy is proud to be a part of Dr. Love’s team, and is fully committed to making sure that every visit is the best that it can be!
Kimberly Jenkins, L.A.
Kimberly has been with The Plastic Surgery Institute since 2006 and brings 24 years of experience as a licensed aesthetician to the team.
Kimberly is a member of the Society of Plastic Surgery Skin Specialists and is committed to being a leader in her field. She insists on using the highest quality products and equipment for all procedures. She stays informed and properly trained on all the latest technology.
Patient education is very important to Kimberly. No matter what your skin care concerns are, she will take the time to listen to them and develop the treatment plan that will be the best fit for you.