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Gerald J. Cho, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery

Medical School

Medical degree, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 2009

Post Doctoral Education

Residency, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 2009-2016

Fellowship, Hand Surgery and Microsurgery, The Buncke Clinic, San Francisco, Calif., 2012-2013

Fellowship, Craniofacial and Pediatric Plastic Surgery, New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, N.Y., 2016-2017


Clinical Interests

Craniofacial surgery of children and adults including the treatment of primary and secondary facial trauma, post-traumatic rhinoplasty, nasal reconstruction, cleft lip and palate, microtia (ear) reconstruction, and facial reconstruction after skin cancer removal; collaborates with neurosurgery colleagues in minimally invasive approaches to the skull base and scalp reconstruction

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Selected Publications

Gruber RP, Garza R, Cho GJ. Nasal Bone Osteotomies with Non-powered Tools. Clinics in Plastic Surgery. 2016;Jan; 43(1): 73-83.

Galimi F, Saez E, Gall J, Hoong N, Cho G, Evans RM, Verma IM. Development of ecdysoneregulated lentiviral vectors. Molecular Therapy. 2005 Jan:11(1):142-8.

Logan AC, Nightingale SJ, Haas DL, Cho GJ, Pepper KA, Kohn DB. Factors influencing the titer and infectivity of lentiviral vectors. Human Gene Therapy. 2004 Oct;15(10):976-88.

Haas DL, Lutzko C, Logan AC, Cho GJ, Skelton D, Jin Yu X, Pepper KA, Kohn DB. The Moloney murine leukemia virus repressor binding site represses expression in murine and human hematopoietic stem cells. Journal of Virology. 2003 Sep;77(17):9439-50.

Saez E, Nelson MC, Eshelman B, Banayo E, Koder A, Cho GJ, Evans RM. Identification of ligands and coligands for the ecdysone-regulated gene switch. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences U S A. 2000 Dec 19;97(26):14512-7.


Cho GJ, Kitzmiller WJ, Billmire DA. Microsurgical Skills Laboratory Manual. University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Division of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Hand Surgery. 2006.