Michael Ruebhausen, MD

Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery

    About me

    I am from a small farming community in Southern Illinois. I grew up in the outdoors, hunting and fishing. I completed medical school and residency at SIU School of Medicine and returned after two years in private practice. I am working full-time in Decatur as a board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon. I have a broad interest in all aspects of plastic surgery, from hand surgery to cosmetics to wounds. I am looking forward to continuing to serve the people of central and southern Illinois for all of their reconstructive and cosmetic needs. 

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    Education & training

    Plastic Surgeon
    Board Certifications
    Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
    Medical School
    SIU School of Medicine
    Undergraduate Degree
    B. A. Neurobiology, Washington University in St. Louis
    Plastic Surgery, SIU School of Medicine


    Resident Educator of the Year for Medical Students,  2018

    Member, American Society of Plastic Surgeons

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