Education & Training

Medical School

University of Missouri School of Medicine


Plastic Surgery

  • University of Missouri at Columbia


Plastic Surgery

  • University of Missouri at Columbia
  • Harry S Truman VA Hospital


Plastic Surgery

  • Washington University School of Medicine


American Board of Plastic Surgery
American Board of Plastic Surgery/Hand Surgery


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Academic Information

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 of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Associate Professor of Clinical Plastic Surgery

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