School of Medicine

Plastic Surgery

Primary

Cori A. Agarwal, MD

Dr. Cori Agarwal was born and raised on the Big Island of Hawaii. After graduating from Yale University, she attended medical school at the University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine. She completed her residency training in both General Surgery and Plastic Surgery at the University of Chicago, where she received excellent training in all... Read More

Research Interests: Facial Nerve Anatomy, Transgender Healthcare

Specialties: Breast Surgery, Flap Surgery, Head & Neck Reconstruction, Oculoplastic & Facial Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Cosmetic, Plastic Surgery, Facial, Plastic Surgery, Laser, Transgender Health, Transgender Surgery, Trunk & Extremity Reconstruction, Wound Healing

Email: cori.agarwal@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-7719

Jayant Agarwal, MD

Chief, Division of Plastic Surgery

Jay Agarwal, MD, is Chief of the Division of Plastic Surgery at the University of Utah School of Medicine. He is a Professor in the Department of Surgery and a Huntsman Cancer Institute Investigator.Dr. Agarwal’s clinical research focus is in the area of breast reconstruction after mastectomy to treat breast cancer. His basic science research inter... Read More

Research Interests: Biomedical Technology, Microsurgery, Nerve Regeneration, Regenerative Medicine

Specialties: Breast Surgery, Flap Surgery, Hand Surgery, Head & Neck Reconstruction, Microsurgery, Pediatric Plastic Surgery, Peripheral Nerve Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Hand Upper Extremity & Microvascular Surgery, Trunk & Extremity Reconstruction, Wound Healing

Email: Jay.Agarwal@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-7719

Courtney H. Crombie, MD

Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery Dr. Courtney Crombie completed her Undergraduate and Medical Degrees at the University of New Mexico. She finished a complete residency training program in General Surgery at East Carolina University in North Carolina. Her plastic surgery training was at the University of U... Read More

Specialties: Breast Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Cosmetic, Plastic Surgery, Facial, Transgender Health, Transgender Surgery, Trunk & Extremity Reconstruction, Wound Healing

Email: courtney.crombie@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-7719

Barbu Gociman, MD, PhD

Dr Gociman’s basic science research interests focus on genetics of common congenital craniofacial diseases including craniosynostosis, cleft lip and palate and microtia. Other areas of active research include early postnatal tissue molding, tissue engineering, and medical device design. In addition, Dr Gociman is actively involved in clinical outco... Read More

Research Interests: Cleft Lip & Cleft Palate Surgery, Craniosynostoses, Genetics, Medical

Specialties: Cleft Lip and Palate, Head & Neck Reconstruction, Pediatric Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Facial

Email: barbu.gociman@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-7719

Dana N. Johns, MD

Dr. Dana Johns is a Board certified Plastic Surgeon at the University of Utah and specializes in all areas of craniofacial surgery including cleft lip,nose and palate deformities, craniosynostosis, ear reconstruction and post-traumatic reconstruction, facial feminization as well as general pediatric plastic surgery. Her clinical interests also incl... Read More

Specialties: Alveolar Bone Graft, Cleft Lip & Cleft Palate Surgery, Cleft Lip and Palate, Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Midface (Jaw) Surgery, Pediatric Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Facial, Rhinoplasty, Transgender Surgery, Velopharyngeal Insufficiency (VPI)

Email: dana.johns@hsc.utah.edu

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Alvin C. Kwok, MD, MPH

Dr. Kwok is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery at the University of Utah.  While in his clinical training he was awarded the Arthur Tracy Cabot Fellowship in Surgical Health Services Research and spent two years at the Harvard School of Public Health working with Dr. Atul Gawande.  During his fellowship he earned a Masters degree i... Read More

Research Interests: Clinical Outcomes, Databases, Health Services Research, Quality Improvement

Specialties: Breast Surgery, Microsurgery, Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Cosmetic, Trunk & Extremity Reconstruction

Email: alvin.kwok@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-7719

Isak A. Goodwin, MD

Dr. Isak Goodwin is a board certified plastic surgeon with fellowship training in hand and microsurgery.  His clinical interests include aesthetic plastic surgery, adult and pediatric hand surgery, and reconstructive microsurgery.  His areas of focus are aesthetic and functional reconstruction of traumatic injuries, deficits caused by cancer, body ... Read More

Specialties: Botulinum Toxins, Breast Surgery, Facial Nerve Disorders, Flap Surgery, Head & Neck Reconstruction, Microsurgery, Neuromuscular Diseases, Pediatric Hand, Peripheral Nerve Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Cosmetic, Plastic Surgery, Facial, Plastic Surgery, Hand Upper Extremity & Microvascular Surgery, Stroke, Transgender Health, Transgender Surgery, Trunk & Extremity Reconstruction, Vascular Malformations, Wound Healing

Email: Isak.Goodwin@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-7719

Christopher J. Pannucci, MD, MS, FAWM

Dr. Pannucci completed a two year research fellowship during his training at the University of Michigan. He has a Masters degree in Health and Health Care Research through the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars program. His research efforts focus on risk stratification and prevention of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolus in surgical pati... Read More

Research Interests: Health Outcomes, Pulmonary Embolism, Quality Improvement, Risk Assessment, Thromboembolism, Venous Thrombosis

Specialties: Breast Surgery, Flap Surgery, Head & Neck Reconstruction, Microsurgery, Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Hand Upper Extremity & Microvascular Surgery, Trunk & Extremity Reconstruction, Wound Healing

Email: christopher.pannucci@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-7719

W. Bradford Rockwell, MD

Vice-Chair of Academic Affairs, Department of Surgery

Teaching plastic surgery is a main component of my work at the Medical School. I am the former director of the medical student rotation on plastic surgery. I am also the former Program Director of the plastic surgery residency, being charged with the education of nine plastic surgery residents, when our residency expanded. As the former Division... Read More

Research Interests: Flap Reconstruction of Traumatic Wounds, Microvascular Reconstruction of the Hand and Foot, Surgical Salvage of Infected Pacemakers

Specialties: Breast Surgery, Flap Surgery, Frostbite, Microsurgery, Pediatric Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Cosmetic, Plastic Surgery, Facial, Plastic Surgery, Hand Upper Extremity & Microvascular Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Laser, Trunk & Extremity Reconstruction, Wound Healing

Email: Brad.Rockwell@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-7719

Faizi A. Siddiqi, MD

Dr. Faizi Siddiqi received his MD degree from The State University of New York at Stony Brook. After completing his training in Plastic Surgery at Vanderbilt University, he spent an additional year as a fellow in Craniofacial Surgery at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia at the University of Pennsylvania where he received excellent traing in ... Read More

Specialties: Alveolar Bone Graft, Cleft Lip and Palate, Flap Surgery, Head & Neck Reconstruction, Midface (Jaw) Surgery, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Pediatric Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Facial, Plastic Surgery, Laser, Rhinoplasty, Velopharyngeal Insufficiency (VPI)

Email: faizi.siddiqi@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-7719

Duane K. Yamashiro, DDS

Teaching has been an integral part of Dr. Yamashiro's career. He has taught at the undergraduate dental level, served as director for a pediatric residency, and discipline coordinator at fellowship level for a interdisciplinary program, URLEND. As Medical Director for Cleft and Craniofacial Programs. He is responsible for interdisciplinary clinics ... Read More

Specialties: Pediatric Dentistry

Email: u0035530@utah.edu

Phone: 801-662-3930

Shaun D. Mendenhall, MD

Research Interests: Acellular Dermal Matrix, Hand Surgery, Microsurgery, Peripheral Nerve Surgery, Surgical Education, Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation - Hand Transplantation

Specialties: Congenital Hand, Hand Surgery, Microsurgery, Pediatric Hand, Peripheral Nerve Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Hand Upper Extremity & Microvascular Surgery, Spinal Cord Injury

Email: Shaun.Mendenhall@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-7719