Education & Training

Medical School

University of Missouri School of Medicine

Internship

Plastic Surgery

  • University of Missouri Health Care

Residency

Plastic Surgery

  • University of Missouri Health Care
  • Harry S. Truman VA Hospital

Fellowship

Plastic Surgery

  • Washington University School of Medicine

Boards

American Board of Plastic Surgery - Hand Surgery
American Board of Plastic Surgery, Inc.

Insurances

MU Health Care participates with most major managed care organizations. To find out whether MU Health Care is a participating provider in your insurance plan or network, or for information on co-payments and deductibles, please contact your insurance carrier directly.

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Academic Information

Stephen Colbert, MD, FACS
Associate Professor of Clinical Plastic Surgery
Head of Hand and Microsurgery
Program Director of Plastic Surgery Residency
Clerkship Director for the Department of Surgery
Chair of the Clinical Clerkship Steering Committee
Vice Chairman, University Physicians
Interim Division Chief

Research Interests

  • Surgery education
  • Hand surgery
  • Peripheral nerve surgery
  • Plastic surgery

Areas of Expertise

  • Breast surgery
  • Cosmetic surgery of the face and body
  • Hand surgery
  • Peripheral nerve surgery
  • Microsurgery