Leadership Roles

  1. Director, Face Transplantation: Essam and Dalal Obaid Center for Reconstructive Transplant Surgery
  2. Surgical Director, Essam and Dalal Obaid Center for Reconstructive Transplant Surgery

Location

  1. Minnesota

Departments

  1. Cleft and Craniofacial Clinic
  2. Children's Center
  3. Plastic Surgery
  4. Transplant Center
  5. Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
  6. Face Transplantation: Essam and Dalal Obaid Center for Reconstructive Transplant Surgery

Education

  1. Fellow - Craniomaxillofacial Surgery Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
  2. Chief Resident - Plastic Surgery Georgetown University Medical Center
  3. Resident - Plastic Surgery Georgetown University Medical Center
  4. Resident - General Surgery Georgetown University Medical Center
  5. Internship - General Surgery Georgetown University Medical Center
  6. MD Medical College of Virginia
  7. BS - Biology George Washington University

Academic rank

  1. Professor of Surgery

Interests

  • Aesthetic surgery of the face and body
  • Craniofacial surgery for children and adults
  • Cleft lip and palate surgery
  • Facial reanimation
  • Functional muscle transfers for brachial plexus injuries
  • Perforator flap surgery
  • Reconstruction of finger amputations using microvascular transfer of toe flaps
  • Reconstruction of complex wounds
  • Reconstruction of the breast, abdominal and chest walls, esophagus, head and neck

Publications

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Research

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