Michael Neumeister, MD

Chair and Professor, Department of Surgery, Chief, Division of Plastic Surgery, Program Director, Hand Fellowship

    About me



    Education & training

    Department of Surgery Chair
    Plastic Surgeon
    Board Certifications
    Plastic Surgery
    Medical School
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada - General Surgery
    Manitoba University, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada - Plastic Surgery
    Brigham and Women's Hospital, a Teaching Affiliate of Harvard University School of Medicine, Boston, MA - Microsurgery/Hand Surgery
    SIU School of Medicine, Springfield, IL - Microsurgery


    Research Interests
    Microsurgery, Hand Surgery, Congenital Head and Neck Anomalies, Breast Reconstruction, Burns, Cosmetic Surgery

    Related articles

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    Skin Engineering

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    SIU Surgeon Earns Outstanding Faculty Teacher Award

    The American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons has named Michael Neumeister, MD, FACS, chair of the Department of Surgery and a professor of surgery at SIU School of Medicine, the organization's