Visiting Professors

Visiting Professor Matthew Hanasono

This year, our Plastic Surgery Foundation (PSF) visiting professor was Dr. Matthew Hanasono from the University of Texas – MD Anderson Cancer Center. On April 24 and 25, 2018 he gave talks to our division titled, “Skin Cancer Reconstruction” and “Innovation and Problem Solving in Reconstructive Surgery.” Here, Dr. Hanasono is seen seated third from left with plastic surgery residents and fellows.

Richard Warren

American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) visiting professor, Dr. Richard Warren, left, discusses facelift procedures with plastic surgery residents during a cadaver lab on March 7, 2018. Dr. Warren is a board-certified plastic surgeon from the Vancouver Plastic Surgery Center and previously served as the head of the Division of Plastic Surgery at the University of British Columbia in Canada.


Ida Fox with residents

Our “In-House” Visiting Professor, Dr. Ida Fox (front row, third from left), presented at our division’s annual Residents and Fellows Day on February 14, 2018. In addition to speaking on "Nerve Transfers in Spinal Cord Injury" and "Transitioning from Residency to Attending-ship – Final Fond Facts," Dr. Fox gave attendees special Godiva chocolates to help celebrate Valentine’s Day. Dr. Fox is an associate professor of surgery in the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Washington University School of Medicine.

Visiting Professor Greg Evans

Greg Evans, MD, FACS, (seated second from left) poses with division residents and fellows after his Grand Rounds talk, “Head and Neck Reconstruction.” Dr. Evans was the American Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery (ASRM) visiting professor on August 9, 2017. He is a professor of plastic surgery and biomedical engineering and founding chair of the Department of Plastic Surgery at the University of California – Irvine.

Visiting Professor David Staffenberg

On May 24, 2017, David Staffenberg, MD, visited the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.  He is the chief of the Division of Plastic Surgery at New York University Langone Medical Center. While here, Dr. Staffenberg generated discussion about craniofacial osteotomies and craniopagus separation. Here, he is seated third from left with several of the plastic surgery residents.

Visiting professor and residents at Cards game

Division residents and faculty enjoy a Cardinals baseball game at Busch Stadium with Plastic Surgery Foundation Visiting Professor Babak Mehrara, MD, on April 25, 2017 (pictured in back row, sixth from left).

Dr. Babak Mehrara

Dr. Babak Mehrara is from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. While visiting, he spoke about How to Become a Surgeon Scientist and Lymphedema Therapy: From Bench to the Bedside. Here, he is pictured with residents and faculty in the division suite (seated third from left).

Visiting Professor Lorne Rosenfield

Plastic surgery residents participate in a cadaver lab with visiting professor Lorne Rosenfield, MD, (5th from left) in February 2017. Dr. Rosenfield is a board-certified plastic surgeon in private practice in Burlingame, California, and an active clinical professor of plastic surgery at both the University of California – San Francisco and Stanford University. His special interests include facial cosmetic rejuvenation surgery, body contouring post massive weight loss and operating room safety.

Susan Mackinnon William Peck David Chiu

In September 2016, the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery hosted the first annual William A. Peck, MD, Alumni Visiting Professor, Dr. David Chiu from New York University Langone Medical Center. Here, Dr. Chiu is pictured with Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Division Chief, Dr. Susan Mackinnon, and Alan A and Edith L Wolff Distinguished Professor and former Dean, Dr. William Peck (from left).

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Plastic and reconstructive surgery residents take a break after Grand Rounds to pose with Dr. David Chiu (front row center).

Visiting Professor at Cardinals game

In May 2016, faculty and residents enjoyed a night out at Ballpark Village watching the St. Louis Cardinals take on the Chicago Cubs with visiting professor, Michael Zenn, MD (third from left). Dr. Zenn is a professor of plastic surgery at Duke University. While here, he spoke about flap resection and one-stage breast reconstruction with nipple-sparing mastectomy and implants.

Visiting Professor Randolph Sherman

Randolph Sherman, MD, FACS, vice chairman of surgery from Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, (seated third from left) was a visiting professor in March 2016. While here, the native St. Louisan made a presentation titled, “Composite Reconstruction of the Upper Extremity” and listened to residents present a variety of cases.

Visiting Professor Joseph Gryskiewicz

Joseph Gryskiewicz, MD, FACS (seated second from left), from Gryskiewicz Twin Cities Cosmetic Surgery, PA, in Minnesota, was a visiting professor in December 2015. While here, he made several presentations to plastic surgery residents covering topics including medical ethics and rhinoplasty.

Visiting Professor

Edward Buchel, MD, FACS, a plastic surgeon from the University of Manitoba, was a visiting professor in June 2015.

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Joseph Disa, MD, (seated at table) a plastic and reconstructive surgeon from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York who specializes in reconstruction after tumor removal, was the PSF Visiting Professor in the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery on September 2-3, 2014.



Visiting Professor Disa

Dr. Joe Disa visits from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, September 2014.

Visiting Professor Bradley

Dr. James Bradley visits from Temple University, March 2014.

Visiting Professor Song

Dr. David Song visits from the University of Chicago in August 2013.

Visiting Professor PetersonDr. William Peterson visits from the Hand Center of San Antonio, September 2012.